After the success of its live action series, The Witcher is now returning to greet fans through a spin-off film entitled The Witcher: Nightmare of the Wolf . This film tells the story of Vesemir who is the mentor of Geralt the main character.
Different from the series, the film, which was released on Netflix on August 23, comes in the form of a two-dimensional animation . Giving a new impression, The Witcher: Nightmare of the Wolf managed to achieve a high rating, you know.
There’s no need to hesitate, this animated film is so exciting and must be added to your watch list if you’re a fan of The Witcher . Here are 5 reasons that make this film worth watching, what are they? Come on, see!
Provide a new experience : The Witcher: Nightmare of the Wolf appears with an animation style that is similar to two-dimensional animation from Japan or what is usually called anime. The new look is able to provide a different experience from the previous The Witcher shows which featured acting from real actors and actresses.
Even though it’s different in terms of visuals, the story of this spin-off film is no less exciting than the live action series, you know. Viewers can experience a new feel of the gripping and mysterious world of The Witcher .
Stunning graphics : No kidding, The Witcher: Nightmare of the Wolf appears with stunning graphic quality and animated action that spoils the eyes. How not, this film was indeed produced by a well-known animation production house, namely Mir studio, which is already famous for its various best works such as The Legend of Korra .
In this film, every action scene is packed so nicely and full of detail. The visuals of the characters also look so charming, making this film even more interesting to watch, you know. For more details, you can watch the trailer above.
Obtain a satisfactory rating : It’s not new if The Witcher has successfully achieved high ratings in various media, as well as its spin-off film. An exciting story with a charming graphic display, making this film directed by Kwang Il Han get a good response from fans.
The Witcher: Nightmare of the Wolf received a 100% positive response and a rating of 7.4/10 from Rotten Tomatoes. Meanwhile on IMDb this film received a rating of 7.7/10. This figure is considered large considering that this film has not been aired for a long time.
Exploring the story of Vesemir in depth : Instead of telling Geralt of Rivia the main character, The Witcher: Nightmare of the Wolf will thoroughly explore the story of Vesemir who is Geralt’s mentor. Therefore, this film will provide a further description of Vesemir, especially for viewers who are less familiar with the game and novel The Witcher .
The film with a duration of 83 minutes tells the story of Vesemir’s youth before becoming a mentor. A little leak, this character with dark hair is a skilled monster slayer who kills monsters to earn money to survive.