American Vandal Season 2
American Vandal season 2 started airing on Friday, September 14, 2018. Get a brief email if and when the next season is announced. Make sure to come back to episode.guide where we’ll have season recap and discussion.
List of Episodes
most recent episode S2E8 The Dump
The season consists of 8 episodes.
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'American Vandal' Is the Only Show That Knows How Teens Use Social Media - via Vice
Technology can be hard to write into stories, and writers run the risk of creating a piece of work that will eventually become dated if they name-drop MySpace, Twitter, Snapchat, emojis, etc., because all those things will one day become artifacts of the internet. To truly make it work, show runners need to embrace not just technical accuracy, but a real understanding of how and why people use the internet.
'American Vandal' Season 2 Ends With a Crappy 'Rick and Morty' Joke - via Inverse
The list of accomplices includes high school tropes like the rich, popular girl and the beloved high school jock, but in a final twist it turns out that Kevin also got catfished. However, he wasn’t even blackmailed. Instead, he carried out the initial attack (tricking the entire school into drinking laxatives) after bonding with the Turd Burglar over his love for Rick and Morty. (Yes, seriously.)
This time around, creators Dan Perrault and Tony Yacenda are doubling down on the crude humor. The new season is set at a Catholic high school. Junior Kevin McClain has been expelled and awaits trial for allegedly spiking the lunch room’s lemonade with a diarrhea-inducing concoction (the disaster was coined “The <...> - by New York Observer [Brandon Katz]
The crime committed in American Vandal’s second season is one born out of a complete lack of empathy — a retaliation against caricatures the culprit only knows through Instagram photos and Twitter videos, against a supposed happiness that the suspect can’t believe in because other people’s happiness is unfair <...> - by Polygon [Julia Alexander]
The second season of American Vandal is set at a private high school in a wealthy area of Washington state. Our documentarians from the first season, Peter and Sam (Tyler Alvarez and Griffin Gluck), are asked to come in and help the students investigate an event referred to as “the brown out,” a truly horrifying <...> - by Uproxx [Brian Grubb]
The show's internet literacy is part of the season's overarching focus on the role of social media in the lives of young people. Eventually, the hunt for the Turd Burglar culminates with a truly transgressive event at St. Bernadine that recalls a number of notable real-life internet privacy violations. This <...> - by Slant Magazine - Season 2 [Michael Haigis]
From Kevin outward, this show has an unmistakable ability to identify what means most to a student body in time of crisis. “American Vandal” assembles another group of students that slide right into long-established archetypes, but are always afforded a few extra character shades that let the show build out <...> - by indieWire [Steve Greene]