It's only been a few weeks since the finale of Riverdale S1 and we're already keen AF to see what S2 holds for our fave gang.
Lucky for us, some ~sneaky~ spoilers have dropped about the upcoming second season.
Here's everything we know so far...
Spoiler #1: Season 2 will be super dark
Multiple cast members have confirmed that the next season is going to delve into some darker themes.
"I think the whole show is going to be getting darker and stranger. We're going to be leaning into a lot of those qualities that a lot of people ended up loving in the first couple of episodes," Cole Sprouse told TV Line.
"Now that we've put it out there into the world, we can expand on it and go darker and deeper," Camila Mendes told Entertainment Weekly.
Spoiler #2: War is coming
You may remember in the final episode of season 1, Betty tells Jughead that she doesn't want to “let a civil war rip us apart”. This was a lil warning about what to expect from the series' return.
During an interview with TV Line, Riverdale's showrunner Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa was asked what to expect from season 2. His response was brief, but V telling: "I can describe it in two words: civil war."
Spoiler #3: We might ~finally~ meet Betty's big bro
While speaking to TV Line, Aguirre-Sacasa was also asked if Betty's mysterious older brother would make an appearance to which he responded “I wouldn’t be surprised, and that’s all I’ll say about that.” We're taking this as a YES...
Spoiler #4: Magic is coming to Riverdale
It has long been rumoured that *magical* themes were going to be introduced to the show via Sabrina the Teenage Witch and zombies. Speaking to Comicbook.com, Aguirre-Sacasa admitted that while they were unable to feature Sabrina in season 1, the second season would delve deeper into the supernatural world. “It’s such a big idea to introduce the supernatural into a natural world," he said. "That might just be to make it more like Twin Peaks and the way they dealt with the supernatural,” he added.
Spoiler #5: We will see Polly's twins being born
“I don’t want to say too much, but no, that is absolutely not something that will happen off-screen,” Aguirre-Sacasa tells TV Line. Yaaaaaas!
Spoiler #6: Introducing Hiram Lodge
As much as we're OBSESSED with the current Riverdale characters, we are SAH keen to meet other peeps from the comics. Good news peeps, Hiram Lodge will 3000% join the cast, played by Mark Consuelos.