The Witcher star Henry Cavill reminded us this weekend that his true ardour remains to be Warhammer 40,000, even whereas selling the upcoming second season of his hit Netflix present. Earlier this weekend, Netflix and CD Projekt Pink hosted WitcherCon, a web-based streaming occasion targeted on The Witcher collection of video games and reveals. Star of Netflix’s The Witcher collection Henry Cavill was entrance and heart on the occasion, however he additionally promoted the well-known sci-fi franchise Warhammer 40,000 throughout an interview. Whereas sitting in entrance of a backdrop of an inside set from Kaer Morhan, Cavill famous that one of many large chandeliers within the set resembled a Blackstone Fortress, a large alien spaceship utilized by the forces of Chaos throughout their endless struggle towards the forces of man.
— Chapter Grasp Valrak (@CMValrak) July 10, 2021
Cavill is a well known Warhammer 40,000 fan, and spent not less than part of the pandemic portray some Adeptus Custodes figures. He additionally not too long ago posted an image to Instagram that confirmed a Warhammer 40,000 novel in his studying pile. Cavill is not only a fan of the grim darkness of the far future, he’s an fanatic.
Cavill additionally famous that he wasn’t in a position to totally geek out in regards to the set piece’s resemblance to a Blackstone Fortress previous to the interview, as nobody else on The Witcher‘s set was a Warhammer 40,000 fan. For the reason that second season was filmed in the course of the top of the COVID-19 pandemic, we’re hoping that social distancing and different precautionary measures saved Cavill from discovering a fellow Warhammer 40K nerd to bond with.
Whereas its unclear whether or not Warhammer 40,000 maker Video games Workshop has reached out to Cavill in any respect about being a model ambassador or the star of a Warhammer present or film, somebody on the firm has undoubtedly taken discover of his repeated references to the present. After certainly one of Netflix’s Twitter accounts posted an image of the Blackstone Fortress-like chandelier, the official Warhammer Twitter account responded and stated that they could not consider anybody extra certified to discover the ship than Cavill.
We are able to’t consider anybody extra certified to discover a blackstone fortress with!
— WarhammerCommunity (@WarComTeam) July 10, 2021
Season 2 of The Witcher might be launched on Netflix on December seventeenth.