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Vinland Saga (ヴィンランド・サガ, Vinrando Saga) is a TV anime series based on the Vinland Saga manga by Makoto Yukimura and animated by Wit Studio. It began airing in Japan on 08 July 2019, on Japan's national broadcaster NHK. Season 1 ran for 24 episodes and covered the first 54 chapters of the manga, with the season finale airing on 29 December 2019. Amazon licensed the series for English release (subtitled) and streamed it worldwide via its subscription service Amazon Prime, airing the first episode one day prior to the Japanese premiere date.

Sentai Filmworks acquired exclusive home video rights to Vinland Saga. In June 2021, they announced the Season 1 Blue-ray would be released on 31 August 2021, including the Japanese version, the English subtitles, and a new English dub.

In July 2021, an English dub by VSI Los Angeles was released on Netflix JP, along with a French dub by studio Imagine, and dubs in other languages.

At "Vinland Saga 2nd Anniversary Memorial Movie" on 07 July 2021, it was announced that production on the second season of the anime has been green-lit.

Staff

  • Animation Studio: Wit Studio
  • Director: Shuhei Yabuta
  • Series Composition: Hiroshi Seko
  • Script/Screenplay: Kenta Ihara & Hiroshi Seko
  • Character Design: Takahiko Abiru
  • Art Director: Yūsuke Takeda
  • Sound Director: Shouji Hata
  • Music: Yutaka Yamada
  • Color Design: Satoshi Hashimoto
  • Editor: Kashiko Kimura
  • 3DCGI Director: Mayu Takehana
  • Director of Photography: Hiroki Kawashita
  • Background Art: Bamboo
  • Special Effects: Mad Box
  • 3D CGI: Chiptune
  • Sound Production: Sound Team Don Juan
  • Production: Vinland Saga Production Committee

Cast

Character Japanese English (Sentai) English (VSI Los Angeles) French (Imagine)
Narrator Marty Fleck Richard Darbois
Thorfinn Yūto Uemura Mike Haimoto Aleks Le Alex Nguyen
Young Thorfinn Shizuka Ishigami Shannon Emerick Laura Stahl Kaycie Chase
Thors Snorresson Kenichiro Matsuda Jason Douglas Greg Chun Daniel Lobé
Askeladd Naoya Uchida David Wald Kirk Thornton Féodor Atkine
Young Askeladd Chiaki Kobayashi
Child Askeladd Maki Kawase
Canute Kenshō Ono Josh Grelle Griffin Burns Martin Faliu
Thorkell Akio Ōtsuka Joe Daniels Gilles Morvan
Bjorn Hiroki Yasumoto Andrew Love Adrien Antoine
Floki Atsushi Ono Jay Hickman Jérémie Covillaut
Leif Ericson Yōji Ueda John Swasey Frank Todaro Pierre-François Pistorio
Ragnar Jin Urayama Rob Mungle Patrick Messe
Helga Ao Takahashi Patricia Duran Julia McIlvaine Laura Blanc
Ylva Hitomi Nabatame Olivia Swasey Allegra Clark Emmylou Homs
Willibald Satoshi Hino Kyle Colby Jones Maxime Hoateau
Asgeir Ryouta Takeuchi Blake Weir Boris Rehlinger
Sweyn Takayuki Sugō Luis Galindo Jamieson K. Price Emmanuel Jacomy
Torgrim Hiroki Gotō Orlanders Tao Jones Guillaume Orsat
Atli Shinya Takahashi Ty Mahany Cédric Dumond
Ear Makoto Furukawa John Gremillion Emmanuel Karsen
Halfdan Yoshimitsu Shimoyama John Gremillion Kaiji Tang Julien Kramer
Gratianus Jiro Saito Chris Rager Eric Peter
Ari Mitsuhiro Ichiki Tyler Galindo Billy Kametz Hervé Grull
Gorm Tadashi Miyazawa Chris Hutchison Jean Barney
Jabbathe Kappei Yamaguchi Greg Cote Christophe Lemoine
Asser Tsuguo Mogami Josh Morrison Jean-Pierre Michael
Hakon Yoshiaki Hasegawa Ry McKeand
Grim Taito Ban Nathan Wilson
Mols Takayuki Nakatsukasa Michael Wronski
Mord Masato Niwa Antonio Lasanta
Magni Tsuguo Mogami Gareth West
Faxi Hana Sato Alexis Tipton
Snorre Chelsea McCurdy
Olaf Jiro Saito Sean Patrick Judge Michel Vigné
Lydia Sayaka Ohara Joanne Bonasso
Anne Yumi Hara Jessica Boone
Hordaland Reina Kondō Alexis Tipton Lila Lacombe
Bui Hiroki Gotō Eric Aubrahn
Ake Mitsuhiro Ichiki
Tore Tsuguo Mogami
Gunnar Tsuguo Mogami Jeremy Gee Bruno Magne
Haldor Hiroki Matsukawa
Interpreter Jim Johnson
Father Kregg Dailey
Mother Julie Oliver-Touchstone Nathalie Homs
Sister Luci Christian Alice Orsat


Music

Opening Themes:

  • "MUKANJYO" by Survive Said The Prophet (Episodes 1-12)
  • "Dark Crow" by MAN WITH A MISSION (Episodes 13-24)

Ending Themes:

  • "Torches" by Aimer (Episodes 1-12)
  • "Drown" by milet (Episodes 13-24)

Episodes

# Title Directed by Written by Original Air Date
1 Somewhere Not Here
Transcription: "Koko Dewanai Dokoka"

(Japanese: ここではないどこか)

Shūhei Yabuta Hiroshi Seko July 7, 2019
2 Sword
Transcription: "Ken"

(Japanese: 剣)

Yōji Satō Hiroshi Seko July 7, 2019
3 Troll
Transcription: "Tororu"

(Japanese: 戦鬼)

Yōsuke Yamamoto Hiroshi Seko July 7, 2019
4 A True Warrior
Transcription: "Hontō no Senshi"

(Japanese: 本当の戦士)

Michiru Itabisashi Hiroshi Seko July 28, 2019
5 The Troll's Son
Transcription: "Tororu no ko"

(Japanese: の子)

Tomoko Hiramuki

Yōji Satō

Kenta Ihara

Hiroshi Seko

August 4, 2019
6 The Journey Begins
Transcription: "Tabi no hajimari"

(Japanese: 旅の始まり)

Yōsuke Yamamoto Kenta Ihara

Hiroshi Seko

August 11, 2019
7 Normanni
Transcription: "Norumanni"

(Japanese: 北人)

Shingo Uchida Kenta Ihara

Hiroshi Seko

August 18, 2019
8 Beyond the Edge of the Sea
Transcription: "Umi no hate no hate"

(Japanese: 海の果ての果て)

Tomoaki Koshida Kenta Ihara

Hiroshi Seko

August 25, 2019
9 The Battle of London Bridge
Transcription: "Rondon Hashi no Shitō"

(Japanese: ロンドン橋の死闘)

Michiru Itabisashi Kenta Ihara

Hiroshi Seko

September 1, 2019
10 Ragnarok

Transcription: "Ragunaroku"

(Japanese: ラグナロク)

Yūsuke Sunouchi


Aiko Sakuraba

Kenta Ihara

Hiroshi Seko

September 15, 2019
11 A Gamble

Transcription: "Kake"

(Japanese: 賭け)

Shigatsu Yoshikawa Kenta Ihara

Hiroshi Seko

September 22, 2019
12 The Land on the Far Bank

Transcription: "Taigan no kuni"

(Japanese: 対岸の国)

Yōji Satō Kenta Ihara

Hiroshi Seko

September 29, 2019
13 Child of a Hero

Transcription: "Eiyū no ko"

(Japanese: 英雄の子)

Yōsuke Yamamoto Kenta Ihara

Hiroshi Seko

October 9, 2019
14 The Light of Dawn

Transcription: "Gyōkō"

(Japanese: 暁光)

Atsushi Kobayashi Kenta Ihara

Hiroshi Seko

October 13, 2019
15 After Yule

Transcription: "Yuru no Ato"

(Japanese: 冬至祭ユルのあと)

Michiru Itabisashi Kenta Ihara

Hiroshi Seko

October 20, 2019
16 History of Beasts

Transcription: "Kedamono no Rekishi"

(Japanese: ケダモノの歴史)

Takashi Andō Kenta Ihara

Hiroshi Seko

October 27, 2019
17 Servant

Transcription: "Tsukaeshi mono"

(Japanese: 仕えし者)

Daisuke Kurose

Michiru Itabisashi
Yōsuke Yamamoto

Kenta Ihara

Hiroshi Seko

November 3, 2019
18 Out of the CradleTranscription: "Yuri kago no soto"

(Japanese: ゆりかごの外)

Shūjirō Ami

Atsushi Kobayashi

Kenta Ihara

Hiroshi Seko

November 17, 2019
19 United Front

Transcription: "Kyōtō"

(Japanese: 共闘)

Yōji Satō

Michiru Itabisashi

Kenta Ihara

Hiroshi Seko

November 24, 2019
20 Crown

Transcription: "Ōkan"

(Japanese: 王冠)

Michiru Itabisashi Kenta Ihara

Hiroshi Seko

December 1, 2019
21 Reunion

Transcription: "Saikai"

(Japanese: 再会)

Yūsuke Sunouchi Kenta Ihara

Hiroshi Seko

December 8, 2019
22 Lone Wolf

Transcription: "Korō"

(Japanese: 孤狼)

Yasuo Ejima Kenta Ihara

Hiroshi Seko

December 15, 2019
23 Miscalculation

Transcription: "Gosan"

(Japanese: 誤算)

Yūsuke Sunouchi Kenta Ihara

Hiroshi Seko

December 22, 2019
24 End of the Prologue

(Japanese: End of the Prologue)

Tadahito Matsubayashi

Shūhei Yabuta

Kenta Ihara

Hiroshi Seko

December 29, 2019

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