‘The Last Kingdom’: Fans React to the Season 4 Release Date

Fans have been anxiously waiting for the new season of The Last Kingdom to get a release date. The wait is finally over and viewers of the hit series couldn’t be happier with the timing of it all. Read on to learn what fans are saying and what day season 4 will drop on Netflix.

‘The Last Kingdom’ season 4 gets a release date

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The hit series announced the news of the release on all its major social media platforms. The Last Kingdom will arrive on Netflix on Sunday, April 26 to the delight of fans everywhere.

The series announced the news on Twitter: “Shield walls at the ready, Arselings! Prepare for battle as Season 4 of The Last Kingdom comes to NETFLIX on Sunday 26th April #TheLastKingdom #Season4.”

The release is perfect timing

Since many people are practicing social isolation and distancing during this time because of the coronavirus, the timing couldn’t be more perfect for the series to be released. People are stuck at home in hopes of avoiding the coronavirus, and it’s an excellent time for shows to take advantage of. It’s the perfect time to drop a new season since people are looking for things to do.

Fans react to the season 4 release date

Viewers of The Last Kingdom couldn’t be happier that the show is returning in just a little over a month. Sitting at home won’t seem so bad now, and fans seem to agree.

“This is the best quarantine news ever,” a Twitter user wrote.

One fan wishes the series would drop the new season now since we’re all stuck at home anyways. “But we’re all home, we want to see it now,” the user said.

Other users seem to agree with the sentiment. Season 4 can’t get here fast enough during this time. “They need to drop this sooner, it’s not like we got anything else to do,” another user agreed.

Fans are ‘excited’ for season 4 to drop on Netflix

Numerous others are ecstatic for the new season to get here. “Yas!!! I’m so excited! I’ve been waiting for it to come back,” another Twitter user said.

A fan of the series says this news can really cheer everyone up during this time of social distancing. “This is fantastic news!! Thank you. Something to cheer us all up,” they wrote.

Another fan thinks it’s awesome news and gives them something to do. “Awesome! I can binge while under quarantine,” the user suggested.

Fans are more than a little excited for season 4 to finally drop. “So excited to see, since shut-in I have been catching up. Still miss Ubba. But can’t wait to see season 4,” the Twitter user wrote.

The news of the season 4 release of The Last Kingdom couldn’t come at a more perfect time, unless it was possibly dropped earlier. Fans are ready to catch back up with their favorite characters and take their mind off the coronavirus for a few hours.