Netflix tossed a coin after which some to The Witcher followers on Friday, unveiling the important thing artwork, premiere date and trailer for the Henry Cavill-starring fantasy drama’s long-awaited sophomore season.
The streamer partnered with Cyberpunk and The Witcher developer CD Projekt Purple for the inaugural WitcherCon on Friday, the place they unveiled information in regards to the collection and online game franchise, together with a brand new take a look at The Witcher Season 2.
Season two will observe Geralt of Rivia (Cavill), satisfied Yennefer’s life was misplaced on the Battle of Sodden, who seeks to deliver Princess Cirilla to the most secure place he is aware of, his childhood dwelling of Kaer Morhen. Whereas the Continent’s kings, elves, people and demons attempt for supremacy exterior its partitions, he should defend the lady from one thing way more harmful: the mysterious energy she possesses inside.
The important thing artwork builds on the cryptic teaser Netflix shared in June throughout its Geeked Week occasion, which teased Freya Allan’s Ciri, mysterious runes and extra.
The journey of season two manufacturing has been a treacherous one for The Witcher crew. Manufacturing west of London got here to a screeching halt November 2020 after quite a few folks concerned within the collection examined optimistic for Covid-19. Only a month later season two manufacturing got here to a different cease as Cavill incurred an damage on set. Manufacturing wrapped in April.
Lastly, The Witcher Season 2 is about to premiere December 17, Lauren Schmidt Hissrich serves as government producer and showrunner. Tomek Baginski, Jason F. Brown, Sean Daniel, Mike Ostrowski, Steve Gaub and Jarosław Sawko additionally government produce.
See the important thing artwork, and the upcoming episode titles under. Watch the trailer above.
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