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Netflix has us excited for the second season of “The Witcher.” At a convention, they told us about some things that are happening in the new season. They also showed a video trailer for the next season.
The Witcher is in post-production because it has stopped filming. It is based on the book and short stories by Polish writer AndrzejSapkowski, as well as the video game adaptations.
Henry Cavill is the main character in the show. He does not like to be in groups of people. He likes to hunt monsters. Another person that is in the show is a girl named Ciri (Freya Allan). She runs away from her home because bad people are coming for her. In the first season of The Witcher, Geralt and Ciri teamed up. In the second season, we expect Geralt to train Ciri. And while Yennefer may have been in a bad spot, she’s too powerful for it to be permanent.
What is the release date of The Witcher Season 2?
Season 2 of The Witcher will be coming on December 17, 2021. It was announced at the WitcherCon live stream on July 9.
Netflix renewed the series for a second season before the first season even aired. The eight-episode season will start airing in 2021 and was filmed in London. But then there was the COVID-19 pandemic and Netflix canceled the show.
The show The Witcher was not shown on TV. It is now being shown again, but only after the writers followed safety rules for being on set.
What is the plot of The Witcher Season 2?
We have some bits of information about the next season of The Witchers. Netflix released the official synopsis for Season 2 in October 2020. It says, “Geralt of Rivia was convinced that Yennefer had died at the Battle of Sodden. So he brought Princess Cirilla to his childhood home of KaerMorhen.”
Outside the walls, people are fighting for control. Inside, he is protecting a girl who has a mysterious power.
According to Hissrich, the new season will be more intense. Hopefully, we get to see Geralt and Yennefer or Ciri and Geralt or Ciri and Yennefer. We also might hear about the other kingdoms from last season.
The Witcher boss explained (via Reddit): “The narrative structure was put in place so that we could tell Geralt’s short stories (the foundation of the whole Witcher world, in my opinion), while Ciri and Yennefer could also be a part of the action. Their stories don’t happen at the same time, so we knew that we needed to play with the time. This will change in season two because their stories are starting to meet up.
Without spoilers, I will say that there are new monsters, an increase in the cost of magic, and interesting combinations between favorite characters.
Who will be starring in The Witcher Season 2?
- Joey Batey as traveling bard Jaskier
- MyAnnaBuring as sorceress Tissaia de Vries, mentor to Yennefer
- Anna Shaffer as the court mageTrissMerigold
- EamonFarron as Nilfgaard army commander Cahir
- Tom Canton as Filavandrel, king of the elves
- Mimi Ndiweni as FringillaVigo, a sorceress who allies with the Nilfgaard
- Lilly Cooper as Murta
- Jeremy Crawford as YarpinZigrin
- Mahesh Jadu as Vilgefortz
- Terence Maynard as Artorius
- Lars Mikkelson as Stregobor
- Royce Pierreson as Istredd
- Wilson Radjou-PujaltesDara
- Therica Wilson Read as Sabrina
What is the latest news related to The Witcher Season 2?
Geralt is not the most talkative person of all time. He is not dumb or rude. But he does not like to talk a lot. Geralt goes about his work and keeps his thoughts to himself. And as a professional monster hunter, this business takes a lot of strength and courage.
In The Witcher season 2, we will see a different side of him. Henry Cavill told Total Film (via GamesRadar) that he wanted to show more than just swords and biceps.
This season, I wanted to make sure that we represented Geralt from the book more accurately. I wanted him to talk more on the show. So, I pushed for it a lot and made sure it happened.
That’s not to say that Jaskier will suddenly have the same stage time at a live show as Geralt. Geralt is still a warrior, but he is coming across as more intelligent.