The Witcher is one of Netflix’s flagship fantasy franchises that premiered in 2019. Thanks to the success of the series, Netflix then expanded its franchise with an animated prequel film entitled The Witcher: Nightmare of the Wolf and the series The Witcher Season 2 which had aired some time ago. It doesn’t stop there, Netflix is also confirmed to be releasing a prequel series titled The Witcher: Blood Origin which is scheduled to air in 2022.
Just like the main series, The Witcher: Blood Origin will adapt the popular novel of the same name by Andrzej Sapkowski. Created by Declan de Barra and produced by Lauren S. Hissrich, the Blood Origin series will take place 1200 years before the events of the main series starring Henry Cavill. Tells about the creation of the first Witcher prototype and the events of the Conjunction of the Spheres, the merging of the worlds of monsters, elves, and humans. And recently, The Witcher: Blood Origin has released a teaser trailer showing the characters.
The teaser video gives a glimpse into the adventures of the three elves, played by Sophia Brown as the elven warrior-turned-musician named Éile, Laurence O’Fuarain as the vengeful elf named Fjall, and Michelle Yeoh as the last member of the wandering elven tribe named Scian. . The three of them will go on an adventure together in search of the mystical elven sword stolen from the tribe where the Scian belongs.
In addition to the main cast, The Witcher: Blood Origin series will also star Lenny Henry as Chief Druid Balor, Mirren Mack as Merwyn,Nathaniel Curtis as Brían, Dylan Moran as Uthrok One-Nut, Jacob Collins-Levy as Eredin, Lizzie Annis as Zacaré, Huw Novelli as “Brother Death” Callan, Francesca Mills as Meldof, Amy Murray as Fenrik, Zach Wyatt as Syndril, and Aidan O’Callaghan as Kareg.
In addition to a promising plot, The Witcher: Blood Origin series will also introduce a character named Eredin, who in the main series is present as the leader of a group of spirits named Wild Hunt. It looks like it will be interesting to see how Eredin’s story begins, which will eventually end up as a figure who leads an army of monsters to hunt down Ciri in The Witcher Season 3. For now, The Witcher: Blood Origin doesn’t have an official release date yet, so we’ll just have to wait. in 2022 huh, geeks.