We all loved the fantasy world of The Shannara Chronicles. After the release of two seasons, the show seemed to be at a stop. When will we be able to meet Austin, Poppy and all of our favorite characters again? Will it ever happen? Let’s find out in this article.
The Shannara Chronicles is an American television series based on the best-seller novel by Terry Brooks, The Sword of Shannara. Ellcrys is an old tree that keeps banished evil locked up, and the tale chronicles a group of people who must guard it against dying, else the world will be plunged into chaos.
Curious about season 3 of The Shannara Chronicles? We’ve got you covered. This article will discuss everything we know so far about The Shannara Chronicles season 3, including plot, cast, fans’ reaction and everything else we know so far.
Will there be a season 3 of The Shannara Chronicles?
Season 1 of The Shannara Chronicles debuted on MTV, which received appreciation from a large audience. The show was renewed for a second season following the popularity of the first. However, season 2 of The Shannara Chronicles was not as well-received as the first.
After taking over Spike in 2018, Paramount Network chose not to renew the show for another season. They announced that season 2 is the final season of the series.
Since then, we haven’t received any updates regarding the third season; hence, for now, the show is deemed cancelled.
Cast of The Shannara Chronicles season 3?
If the show is renewed for another season, then we’ll expect the main cast to return as well. Which mainly includes:
- Wil Omsford, played by Austin Butler
- Amber Alededil, played by Poppy Drayton
- Dagda, played by Zaid Brophy
- Bandon, played by Marcus Vanco
What about the plot of The Shannara Chronicles season 3?
The show takes place in the fictional world of Shannara. It revolves around Amberie (elven princess), Wil (half-elf) and Eretria (Human) and their journey to save the universe from demon force after thousands of years of humanity’s demise.
The second season picks up a year after the events of season one. The 4 Lands are in a state of disarray. The resurgence of magic has horrified the public, and a group known as The Crimson is on the lookout for magic practitioners, using fear and terror to sow division among the races.
As of season 3, show creators are silent about the release of further seasons. And so far, what we know is that the show is cancelled. However, don’t you worry. We’ll let you know about season 3’s plot in the first place if there’s any information in the future. So stay tuned with us.
How did fans react to the news?
Fans definitely didn’t take the news of the cancellation of the series well. We can see some of their heartbreaking responses on Twitter:
— TV Series Hub (@tvserieshub) January 16, 2018
The Shannara Chronicles cancelled after 2 seasons. 😭😭 But I wanna see more of Eretria. 😭 pic.twitter.com/XUdGqSskVS
— Jean (@superjean12) January 17, 2018
i just remembered the shannara chronicles got cancelled pic.twitter.com/jrxpPGCdsw
— ????? (@tehicesantxria) May 3, 2018
still sad the shannara chronicles was cancelled i actually liked the show
— ro (@anyaweaving) August 8, 2019