‘Westworld’ Season 2 Returns in 2018 on HBO
“Westworld” is a sci-fi thriller series that debuted on Sunday, October 2, 2016 at 9 PM on HBO, and its debut has garnered 3.3 million total viewers. “Westworld” is undoubtedly an ambitious television project, and thus numerous critics and viewers have already had a chance to express their feelings regarding the sci-fi series. And the vast majority of them have appreciated the television adaptation of the eponymous 1973 motion picture. Therefore, millions of fans are eager to know whether or not “Westworld” will return for a second season on HBO, and if this happens, when to expect its release date? Fortunately, on November 14, 2016, HBO picked up “Westworld” for a second season. According to the official announcement, “Westworld” Season 2 is set to premiere in 2018 due to its elaborate production. There has been no official announcement of a specific release date for a second season. But you can subscribe for our automatic notifications and we’ll notify you about the further updates, asap.
Honestly, we have been expecting that HBO is about to renew “Westworld” for a next season given the fact that the series debut drew huge audiences, making it HBO’s most-watched series premiere since “True Detective” in 2014. Furthermore, the reception by critics and viewers was stunning. Currently, according to IMDB, “Westworld” has a score of 9.1 out of 10 based on about 47,000 user votes, 139 reviews from viewers and 20 reviews from critics. At the same time, according to Rotten Tomatoes, “Westworld” has an average score of 8.2 out of 10 and a 89% approval rating based on 67 reviews from critics, while the viewers have rated the sci-fi series at 4.5 out of 5 with a 90% approval rating based on over 760 user votes. Meanwhile, according to Metacritic, “Westworld” has a score of 74 out of 100 based on 43 reviews from critics, whereas the viewers have rated the current season of the series at 8.8 out of 10 based on approx. 500 user ratings. The series premiere has drawn 1.963 million viewers with a 0.77 demo rating among adults (18-49), while the subsequent episodes have gathered 1.496, 2.097, 1.698, 1.485 and 1.637 million viewers, respectively.
Inspired by the 1973 movie of the same name, “Westworld” depicts the near future where each human is able to indulge himself for money. Thanks to a special theme-park, everyone can choose one of three locations for his journey, namely, West World, Medieval World and Roman World. Here, each can fulfil any of his dreams, including sexual encounters and even a fight to the death. The TV series is created by Jonathan Nolan and Lisa Joy, who also serve as executive producers among with J. J. Abrams.
Notification of the Release Date (Season 2)
“Westworld” Season 1 commenced on Oct. 2, 2016 at 9 PM on HBO, and its debut drew 1.963 million viewers, as well as has received universal acclaim among critics and the target audience. Being satisfied with such a successful launch of the debut season, HBO has confirmed the renewal “Westworld” for a sophomore season. “Westworld” Season 2 premiere is slated for 2018. However, HBO has yet to announce a specific release date for Season 2. Fortunately, thanks to our notification system, we’re able to notify you about the further updates of the sci-fi thriller series, as well as about the “Westworld” Season 2 release date. Stay tuned. Don’t miss the premiere! Join our list of subscribers using the form below, and we’ll deliver a notification of the release date directly to your inbox.
See y’all in #Westworld 2018, baby.
— Jeffrey Wright (@jfreewright) December 5, 2016