After the hit first season of “The Boys”, an original amazon production, the studio renewed it for a second season. Now fans are waiting for The Boys Season 2. Considering the popularity of superhero movies, this series introduces their take. The rapid-action series received massive popularity and had to have a brand new season.
The first teaser video for “The Boys” Season Two is below:
The Boys Season 1
Hughie Campbell was deeply traumatized when his girlfriend was killed due to the negligence of a superhero A-Train. He meets Billy Butcher who leads the battle against the power-abusing superheroes. Billy recruits Hughie into “The Boys”, the group leading the fight.
The superhero group causing corruption in the world is “The Seven”. The leader is John/Homelander who is inspired by Superman and Captain America. Queen Maeve is another major member based on Wonder Woman’s powers. A-Train is the drug-addicted version of The Flash. Deep is inspired by Aquaman having the ability to “talk to fish” and breathe underwater. Along with others, these superhumans are based on DC and Marvel popular heroes but they abuse the power like dictators while maintaining a popular image in public.
The Boys Season 2 Release Date
Season 2 is scheduled to release on September 4, 2020, and each episode will air every Friday. The series is available to stream on Amazon’s Prime Video Platform. The new season will have eight episodes that will continue until October 23(or 9*), 2020. Here is the list of all the episodes with the expected release dates:
- The Boys Season 2 Episode 1: “The Big Ride”
Release Date: September 4
- The Boys Season 2 Episode 2: “Proper Preparation and Planning”
Release Date: September 11
- The Boys Season 2 Episode 3: “Nothing Like It in the World”
Release Date: September 18
- The Boys Season 2 Episode 4: “Over the Hill with the Swords of a Thousand Men”
Release Date: September 25
- The Boys Season 2 Episode 5: “We Gotta Go Now”
Release Date: October 2
- The Boys Season 2 Episode 6: “The Bloody Doors Off”
Release Date: October 9
- The Boys Season 2 Episode 7: “Butcher, Baker, Candlestick Maker”
Release Date: October 16*
- The Boys Season 2 Episode 8: “What I Know”
Release Date: October 23*
**The release dates are not confirmed yet, they could be subjected to change if multiple episodes are released in respective weeks.
About the Series
It is a new take on superhero movies based on the concept that the ones with beyond human powers could abuse their gift. The protagonist of this series is a vigilante that wants to take down corrupt superheroes. Yes, its as messed up as it sounds in this world. However, for the most part, the series is well made and enjoyable for a lot of people. However, It is for a mature audience only.
A new member, Annie January joined as Starlight having light-emitting powers. Here, She replaces a member of the Seven, however, soon learns of the deep-rooted evil in these superheroes. As a result, She later helps out “The Boys” against the Seven. At the end of Season 1, Homelander introduced Butcher to his Son. Incidentally, there are a few shots of this in the newly released trailer as well. Butcher is not a good guy himself but he cares about the innocent people affected by the rule of The Seven. The ultimate goal is to rid the world of these Superheroes. Therefore, More violence, drama, and action coming in a few months. Stay tuned for more updates.