Being a Witcher is difficult, however changing into one is even tougher. Followers of Henry Cavill’s The Witcher Netflix sequence and CD Projekt Purple’s video games will get to see the method that one should undergo to grow to be a Witcher within the sequence’ first spinoff adaption, The Witcher: Nightmare of the Wolf. The brand new animated movie set in The Witcher universe acquired a brand new trailer on Monday.
The place the primary main trailer confirmed off a some jokes and motion, Monday’s trailer lingers on the grotesque strategy of taking kids and remodeling them into monster hunters. However followers nonetheless get loads of time to observe a younger Vesemir — Geralt’s mentor and star of Nightmare of the Wolf — haggle for gold and slay monsters.
Initially revealed in early 2020, with extra particulars introduced at WitcherCon final month, Nightmare of the Wolf takes place years earlier than Vesemir ever met Geralt. The animation studio behind the movie is Studio MIR, which can be accountable for The Legend of Korra and Voltron: Legendary Defender. It’s directed by Han Kwang II and written by Beau de Mayo. It additionally boasts a powerful voice forged, together with Theo James (Castlevania) as Vesemir, Lara Pulver (Sherlock) as Tetra, Graham McTavish (The Hobbit: An Sudden Journey) as Deglan, and Mary McDonnell (Battlestar Galactica) voicing Woman Zerbst.
The Witcher: Nightmare of the Wolf will debut on Netflix later this month, on Aug. 23. The Witcher’s second season will debut later this 12 months on Dec. 17. The sequence’ second spinoff, a live-action prequel TV sequence known as The Witcher: Blood Origin, will hit Netflix subsequent 12 months or in 2023.