Netflix also has a great collection of sci-fi series in which audiences have loved it very much. There is a popular sci-fi series of the streaming giant titled Altered Carbon. The series is inspired by the cyberpunk novels of the identical name by Richard K. Morgan. A total of two seasons released so far that got a great response from everyone. The series has featured stars like Joel Kinnaman, James Purefoy, Anthony Mackie, Lela Loren, etc.
After binge-watching all the episodes of the second season, some fans started asking about season 3. They are still hoping for a third season and asking if there is any chance left for it. So keep reading to know everything about it:
Renewal Status Of Altered Carbon Season 3
We have a piece of very bad news for all of you, Netflix recently decided to not renew the series for a third season and just cancel it. They confirmed On August 26, 2020, that the show is canceled just after two seasons. It’s a very shocking move of Netflix as everyone was expecting a third season.
Altered Carbon is considered one of the best sci-fi series of Netflix. Critics also appreciated the series. Star Will Yun Lee, who performed the role of Kovacs, also shared an emotional post on Twitter in the memory of the show, have a look at it:
What a great ride it has been on #AlteredCarbon !! Thanks to all the fans that tuned in for both seasons❤️🤙🏽 Takeshi Kovacs, one of my fav characters I’ve gotten to play! @Skydance @netflix pic.twitter.com/k0Pab0u35B
— Will Yun Lee (@WillYunLee) August 26, 2020
Reason For The Cancelation Of Altered Carbon Season 3
Everyone wants to know the reason behind this shocking decision. So, some people were also thinking that the streaming giant canceled the series due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. Netflix recently canceled two shows named The Society and I Am Not OK With This, because of the pandemic situation.
But the reason for the cancelation of the sci-fi series is the high budget of the series. The cost of the special effects used in the show is very high. So Altered Carbon will not return for a third season in the future.
Story Of Altered Carbon
Altered Carbon is set in a future where mindfulness is digitized and stored, a prisoner comes back to life in a different body and resolves a murder case to get his freedom.