Here’s our first look at The Witcher season 2
It was a great time to be a fan of Andrzej Sapkowski Witcher series of fantastic novels in recent years: Not only have Sapkowski’s books spawned one of the best role-playing video game franchises in recent memory, but they have been warmly embraced by Netflix, which has held up The witcher as its flagship fantastic show.
Certainly the series, and its next Origin of blood The prequel miniseries took pride of place at (ugh) Tudum today, ending the Netflix fan event with four different music videos focusing on different parts of Geralt, Yennerfer and Ciri’s journey. , as well as the larger Witcher-verse. What if you expect the stuff in these clips not be magical, bloody and a little drunk, well: you’re probably not listening The witcher just now.
Henry Cavill started out by showing two clips of The witcher season 2 proper. The first features Geralt drinking with an old friend, who reminds him that just because he and Ciri have finally met after a season full of “fate” talks, he’ll still have to protect her, including people. who turned him into a witcher himself. In the second, we are reminded that Geralt’s heroism usually involves a lot of growling at people and drinking weird potions, as he prowls around for a monster that has taken over the mansion he and Ciri are staying in.
Then we got a quick behind-the-scenes look at Origin of blood, clearly indicating that it will take place before the “Conjunction of the Spheres”, the great event that changes the world and which has brought about all these monsters that the witers are targeting in the world. Finally, Netflix released a much longer and more complete trailer for The witcher as a whole, spanning the first season through the second.
The wildest moment of all Witcher Tudum programming block, however, came right before this trailer, when series showrunner Lauren Schmidt Hissrich stepped in to announce that The witcher has been renewed for a third season, and a second animated film, and – and this is the wildest – a children’s show. In the Witcher universe. It will be something.
The base Witcher The series is presented and produced by Schmidt Hissrich. The series stars Freya Allan, Anya Chalotra, Joey Batey and Cavill as the white wolf himself, Geralt of Rivia.