The Witcher: Nightmare of the Wolf has finally got an official release date. So, when is the animated movie going to air on Netflix? And what can the audience expect from the upcoming animated film? Netflix’s Witcher series has a good fandom globally. Will the extended animated film cope please the audience? Here’s everything you need to know about the upcoming film.
What is the Film All About?
The Witcher: Nightmare of the Wolf is an anime film based on Netflix’s famous fantasy series, “The Witcher”. It is set in the same universe and is going to release on Netflix really soon. However, the upcoming animated film is a bit of a paradox right now.
Trailer and Release Date
Recently, Netflix released another official teaser for The Witcher: Nightmare of the Wolf. The first teaser was revealed during the WitcherCon event and since then fans can’t keep calm. Now that we have the release date as well, we won’t heat up the suspense further. The Witcher: Nightmare of the Wolf is coming to Netflix on August 23, 2021. In the teaser, we see that young Vesemir is chasing down a witch.
Expected Voice Over Artists
Theo James will reprise his role as Vesemir. Besides the protagonist, we expect the following people in The Witcher: Nightmare of the Wolf
- Lara Pulver as Tetra Gilcrest
- Graham McTavish as Deglan
- Mary McDonnell as Lady Zerbst
Expected Fan Plotline
Based on Polish author Andrzej Sapkowski’s book of the same name, the original Witcher series follows several tales present in the book. Unlike the original series, The Witcher: Nightmare of the Wolf will depict a completely new world. It will focus on Vesemir, following his journey as a Witcher even before Geralt was born.
Moreover, it will give the audience a sneak peek into his past and his life before becoming a father figure to Geralt in the originals.