Netflix has announced the much loved and anticipated Indian web series Sacred Games season 2. The first season of series was a huge hit among audiences and critics. Sacred Games has received a lot of appreciation and love for its gripping storytelling and outstanding performances. Saif Ali Khan and Nawazuddin Siddiqui starring web series is based on the book by Vikram Chandra with the same name.Also Read - Akshay Kumar's Prithviraj To Ranbir Kapoor's Shamshera, When YRF's Upcoming Movies Will Be Released? Check Here

Season 2 will be back with more intriguing plots, betrayal, passion and a thrilling chase through the city of Mumbai. The plot of the story will get more intense and deadlier. Also Read - The Crown: New Queen Imelda Staunton Announces Season 5 Premiere Date In a Unique Way | Watch

According to the press release, The second season will be kicked off from Sartaj Singh (Saif Ali Khan) continuing his relentless battle of saving the city and Ganesh Gaitonde (Nawazuddin Siddiqui) faces a bigger challenge to retain his position as the legendary kingpin of Mumbai. Also Read - Thalaivii: Kangana Ranaut Starrer Releases On Netflix 2 Weeks After Its Theatrical Release

Actor Pankaj Tripathi who played the role of a twisted Guruji will also be back and his character will unfold a chain of events that will shape the next season.

Check out the motion poster of the season two:

Anurag Kashyap will continue to direct the story of Gaitonde while Vikramaditya Motwane will be handing over the shoot of Sartaj Singh to Masaan director Neeraj Ghaywan.

However, Vikramaditya Motwane and Varun Grover will continue being the part of the series as showrunner and lead writer respectively.

Vice President, International Originals at Netflix, Eric Barmack said in a press release, “We’ve been thrilled by the response to Sacred Games from fans worldwide, and especially in India, to this high-quality production. It’s incredibly exciting for us to take the story of Sacred Games forward and open a new chapter in the series with its second season.”

Sacred Games season one was helmed by Vikramaditya Motwane and Anurag Kashyap, the crime drama is based on Vikram Chandra’s 2006 thriller novel, starring Saif and Nawazuddin in the lead roles. Bankrolled in partnership with Phantom Films, Sacred Games, is set mainly in the Mumbai of the 1980s and ’90s.