Vinland Saga Season 2: Drowning in the Shadow

What would you like to edit?

Alternative Titles

Synonyms: Vinland Saga Season 2 Episode 6.5
Japanese: ヴィンランド・サガ SEASON2 Drowning in the Shadow


Type: ONA
Episodes: 1
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Feb 14, 2023
Producers: None found, add some
Licensors: None found, add some
Studios: MAPPA
Source: Manga
Genres: ActionAction, AdventureAdventure, DramaDrama
Themes: GoreGore, HistoricalHistorical
Demographic: SeinenSeinen
Duration: 2 min.
Rating: R - 17+ (violence & profanity)


Score: 7.451 (scored by 80798,079 users)
1 indicates a weighted score.
Ranked: #20712
2 based on the top anime page. Please note that 'Not yet aired' and 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #4699
Members: 22,609
Favorites: 49

Available At

Ranked #2071Popularity #4699Members 22,609
Add to My List
Episodes: /1


Thorfinn, shown initially as he appears as a member of Askeladd's raiders, cuts down some men in the middle of a raid. When he enters a nearby house, he finds a family cowering within.

(Source: ANN, edited)


This short scene depicts a moment original to the anime.

Characters & Voice Actors


Yukimura, Makoto
Original Creator


Opening Theme

Apple Music
Amazon Music
Youtube Music
No opening themes have been added to this title. Help improve our database by adding an opening theme here.

Ending Theme

No ending themes have been added to this title. Help improve our database by adding an ending theme here.


Apr 28, 2023
This is a 2 minute short, featuring Thorfinn in his bloody past. We have a couple of scenes that consist of enemies running towards him, and then Thorfinn killing them with his two knives. Right after it, he walks into a house and finds a mother with her offspring. Then we have a shot of the future Thorfinn, looking at his past surprised and shocked. The short movie ends there, without any ceremony.

The mood and atmosphere is really dark and depressing, with a red and black sky. We have a glance at one man in two different times, and how he got used to so ...
Sep 20, 2023
Mixed Feelings
Episode 6.5 of Vinland saga is a 150 second scene that could have been in the main anime but was left out, probably because the episodes would become too long.

The scene is about a flashblack/nightmare that Thorfinn has about his past when he was part of the invasion of a village. Since the second season has very little action you may want to watch this to add more action to the anime.
The animation, voice acting and sound are all the same as in the main anime.

Overall it is worth watching if you like the anime and want to experience the entire thing. ...


Recent News

Recent Forum Discussion