Disney has confirmed that volume 2 of the popular Star Wars anime series, Star Wars Visions, is officially underway for the premiere on Disney+. It will premiere on Disney+ on May 4, 2023.
‘Star Wars: Visions – Volume 2’ premieres on May 4 on Disney+.
It will feature nine shorts from nine studios across the globe, including Cartoon Saloon and Aardman. 👀 pic.twitter.com/WN63aHWjk3
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Everything We Know About Star Wars Visions Volume 2
Star Wars Visions Volume 2 will be the second season of the popular Star Wars anime series, which originally premiered exclusively on Disney+ on September 22, 2021. The series spanned nine anthology shorts that were all produced by seven distinct animation studios.
These include Production I.G. (Ghost In The Shell, Psycho-Pass, Attack on Titan), Studio Trigger (Kill la Kill, Promare, Little Witch Academia), Geno Studio (Golden Kamuy), Science SARU (Devilman Crybaby), among others.
Now, volume 2 will also span nine shorts produced by nine animation studios stationed across the world. These include El Guiri (One Morning), Cartoon Saloon (Wolfwakers), Punkrobo (Bear Story), Aardman (Wallace and Gromit), Studio Mir (Voltron Legendary Defender), Studio La Cachette (Love, Death and Robots), 88 Pictures (Trollhunters), D’art Shtajio (Attack on Titan), and Triggerfish (Khumba).
“The reaction to the first volume of Star Wars: Visions blew us away. We were delighted that this project inspired and resonated with so many people,” said James Waugh, Star Wars: Visions executive producer and senior vice president, Franchise Content & Strategy at Lucasfilm, said in a statement.
“We always saw Star Wars: Visions as a framework for celebratory expressions of the franchise from some of the best creators working today.
Waugh will once again serve as executive producer for volume 2 alongside Jacqui Lopez and Josh Rimes. Each episode will also be directed and written by different creatives with a history in the animation industry.
Star Wars Visions Volume 2 will officially premiere exclusively on Disney+ on May 4, 2023. For more of the latest in Star Wars and what is coming to Disney+, please be sure to keep reading The Nerd Stash!