Loki returns as if it never left, with mere minutes passing for the characters since the season one cliffhanger ending in 2021.
For Mobius, Loki, and Hunter B-15, time moves differently than the two-year wait fans endured.
The season two premiere finds Loki still on the run after gazing upon the statue of He Who Remains as a confused Mobius and Hunter B-15 try to ascertain his identity.
Many lingering questions remain unanswered, but the episode reestablishes the crumbling bureaucracy of the timelords and the delightful buddy-cop rapport between Loki and Mobius.
It also introduces new allies and foes ahead for the God of Mischief. After a lengthy absence, Loki effortlessly draws fans back into its eccentric temporal universe.
The premiere reforges connections and lays the groundwork for the adventures ahead. For fans, it’s a welcome return invitation to the show’s singular and unpredictable storytelling.