Netflix has renewed the fantasy series Sandman after keeping its followers in suspense. The fiction, released in early August, enjoyed a good reception in general terms by the users of the streaming platform. streaming. However, the announcement of its renewal seemed to be taking time until now, which has taken place after the platform announced the cancellation of one of its youth fantasy series, ‘Destiny: The Winx Saga’.
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Despite the fact that the series remained for three consecutive weeks as the leader in the list of English-language series, accumulating 77,240,000 hours of viewing and reaching the Top 10 of 91 countries, the news of its renewal seemed never to arrive. However, it has been now that Netflix has finally announced that the project will have a second season, something that Netflix itself Neil Gaman He wanted to publish on his social networks with a special video made on purpose to announce the news.
“The rumors are true. Netflix is thrilled that so many of you have been watching Sandmanand what we all expected to happen… actually happened…”, the author posted on his Twitter account.
The news comes after the leak by the official account of DC Comics who announced that the series had been renewed before the official announcement of the platform, a tweet that was later deleted.
Neil Gaiman’s statement
With the news of its renewal, Gaiman wanted to thank the viewers for their support of the series through a statement that has been published on the netflix news website: “Millions and millions of people have received, seen and loved Sandman on Netflix, from established fans of Sandman to people who were just curious and then they became obsessed with the Lord of Dreams, his family and his goings-on”.
“It gives me incredible satisfaction to say that, working with Netflix and Warner Bros, Allan Heinberg, David S. Goyer and I will bring even more stories of Sandman. There are some amazing ones waiting for Morpheus and the rest (not to mention more members of the family to meet). No one is going to be happier about this than the cast and crew of Sandman: They are the biggest fans out there. And now it’s time to get back to work. There is a family meal ahead, after all. And Lucifer is waiting for Morpheus to return to hell…” the British writer concluded.