First, there was a guide. Then there was a online game and a live-action collection. Now The Witcher has an anime function movie and it seems epic. Throughout the inaugural WitcherCon occasion at present, Netflix unveiled new particulars in regards to the extremely anticipated prequel movie, The Witcher: Nightmare of the Wolf.
Lauren Schmidt Hissrich, showrunner on The Witcher and government producer of The Witcher: Nightmare of the Wolf, shared a primary take a look at Vesemir, key artwork, and the movie’s launch date through the “Geralt of T-Rivia” panel at present. Vesemir is a swashbuckling younger witcher who escaped a lifetime of poverty to slay monsters for a coin… so hopefully, somebody tosses a coin his means. He additionally occurs to be Geralt’s mentor.
The anime movie expands the world of The Witcher, exploring a time earlier than Geralt. When a wierd new monster begins terrorizing a politically-fraught kingdom, Vesemir finds himself on a daunting journey that forces him to confront the demons of his previous.
“Earlier than Geralt, there was Vesemir — a cocky younger witcher who delights in slaying monsters for coin. When a harmful new energy rises on the Continent, Vesemir learns that some witchering jobs are about extra than simply cash…”
Not solely is Killing Eve’s Kim Bodnia is voicing Vesemir in The Witcher: Nightmare of the Wolf, however he has additionally been forged within the second season of The Witcher.
The information follows different main WitcherCon reveals at present, together with the discharge date for the second season of The Witcher, together with new teaser artwork and episode titles. The Witcher: Nightmare of the Wolf will not be the one prequel followers can count on. Earlier this week, it was introduced that Michelle Yeoh had been forged in The Witcher: Blood Origin, which is about 1,200 years earlier than the occasions of The Witcher.
The Witcher: Nightmare of the Wolf premieres on Netflix on August 23. Take a look at the trailer beneath:
Taika Waititi is genuinely concerned if he’ll be allowed to work again after this film.
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