Netflix Arcane Season 2 trailer explained: Details, hints, and more! cover image

Netflix Arcane Season 2 trailer explained: Details, hints, and more!

Warwick may be featured in the new season.

Netflix has revealed the official preview for Arcane Season 2! Read on for everything to know about the Arcane Season 2 trailer, explanations and theories, and the release date for League of Legends show.

Arcane Season 2 trailer explained

The Arcane Season 2 preview kicks off with eerie music before zooming in on an arm getting pumped with red liquid. It appears that the arm belongs to Singed, who is the scientist behind Shimmer. In League of Legends' Arcane universe, Shimmer is a drug created with purple flowers. These flowers can be found in Zaun's caves.

Singed in the Arcane Season 2 trailer (Image via Netflix)
Singed in the Arcane Season 2 trailer (Image via Netflix)

As Singed wakes up, he observes that the red liquid is coming from some large canisters. Singed then caresses an item in his hand before snapping it shut.

The Arcane Season 2 preview features Singed (Image via Netflix)
The Arcane Season 2 preview features Singed (Image via Netflix)

The Arcane Season 2 trailer then zooms out to reveal a monstrosity hanging above Singed. Similar to the canisters, it has the same strange, green glow. This monstrosity also appears to have animal-like features in terms of its legs and claws.

Arcane Season 2 screenshot (Image via Netflix)
Arcane Season 2 screenshot (Image via Netflix)

Is Warwick in Arcane Season 2?

A popular fan theory notes that the character is Warwick. In the League of Legends game, Warwick is a monster who hunts in the alleys of Zaun. In addition to being transformed by agonizing experiments, his body is fused with chambers, pumps, and machinery. These chambers, pumps, and machinery appear to fit well with the Arcane Season 2 trailer.

Screenshot of the trailer (Image via Netflix)
Screenshot of the trailer (Image via Netflix)

The Warwick theory also involves Vander, who was the adoptive father of Jinx and V. The fan theory suggests that after Vander's death, he transformed into Warwick through those aforementioned experiments.

V and Powder (later known as Jinx) from Arcane Season 1 (Image via Netflix)
V and Powder (later known as Jinx) from Arcane Season 1 (Image via Netflix)

Arcane Season 2 release date

According to Netflix, the release date for Arcane Season 2 is November 2024. Therefore, League of Legends fans who wish to catch up on the inaugural season have lots of time to do so.

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