The premiere of the second season of the series The Witcher on Netflix was not only very well received by his followers for the continuation of a fantastic story, but also confirmed that it will continue for another year. And what about next? When does the third season of The Witcher premiere? What will the plot be about? What new characters will there be?
While we wait for this new premiere, we will make a compilation of everything we know to date about the series that has actor Henry Cavill as its magnificent protagonist. Be careful because There are spoilers for The Witcher season 2.
What we know about The Witcher Season 3
The closure of the second season of The Witcher series was something amazing due to a big reveal, that Ciri’s father is not dead, but is the Emperor of Nilfgaard, Emhyr var Emereis. Therefore, we look forward to seeing what the reaction of the character who is played by actress Freya Allan will be once she finds out this truth. Despite the fact that Geralt is like a father to her right now, there is a strong possibility that her blood weighs much more.
We have another front in the Geralt and Yennefer relationship, who have met again, but who are no longer what they were many years ago. Although everything indicates that they have decided to end their confrontations, in order to worry about Ciri’s future, thus uniting to teach the young woman to handle all the power that she has discovered to have.
Of course, despite the fact that they have decided to make peace reign to help him, there are many people interested in gaining the power that Ciri represents, since there are those who want to end her life, and others who want to use her as a weapon to do so. claim what they consider theirs, even though this may trigger an elven prophecy like Ithlinne, which bears a strong resemblance to an apocalypse.
“We roughly do one book per season, but we also make sure that the stories in that book are the best in that season for our TV series,” confessed Lauren Schmidt, showrunner of The Witcher to portal collider. “So sometimes we move those chess pieces a little bit, there’s a big ‘Blood of the Elves’ story that we’re going to do in season three, for example. And there’s a short story that didn’t fit in the first season, so we put it in the second. We try to be quite flexible with that.”
Release date of the third season of The Witcher on Netflix
Taking into account that the recordings of the third season just started a week ago, It is entirely unlikely that its premiere will see the light of day in 2022. We can take the second season as a reference, which ended in April of last 2021, and premiered in December. The recordings have a long duration, so we will have to wait between 13 and 14 months from the time they start until we can enjoy the first chapter on Netflix.
It is likely that the on-demand content platform took this into account and that is why it has now started its particular advertising campaign. The The Witcher Season 3 release date? At the moment it is a mystery, but seeing when the other seasons arrived on Netflix and the depth of this series, we can expect it to arrive in 2023, possibly in the summer or in December. So you will have to be patient to continue enjoying the adventures of Geralt de Rivia.
Cast of The Witcher season 3
Of course, the protagonists, Henry Cavill, Anya Chalotra and Freya Allan, who will continue to be in charge of interpreting Geralt, Yennefer and Ciri in the next season of the Netflix series. Their lives have been reunited, and surely this union is of vital importance for the future of The Witcher.
But these will not be the only sure comebacks we can expect, we will also have those of Eamon Farren as Cahir Mawr Dyffryn aep Ceallach, Anna Shaffer as Triss Merigold, Joey Batey as Jaskier, Wilson Mbomio as Dara, Kim Bodnia as Vesemir, Mimî M. Khayisa as Fringilla Vigo, Royce Pierreson as Istredd, Mahesh Jadu as Vilgefortz of Roggeveen, MyAnna Buring as Tissaia de Vries, Mecia Simson as Francesca Findabair, Bart Edwards as Emhyr, and Tom Canton as Filavandrel.
“Yo I wanted to show more of the abilities of Geralt and the other witches as much as possible, because it is a great opportunity to show the background of these characters, “ said Henry Cavill in the interview. «It’s something I worked hard on but unfortunately I can’t talk much more about it, you’ll have to wait for the premiere to see what happens.
The third season of The Witcher began filming at the end of March in Italy, and it is expected to continue for several more months, and they have already released a first image to confirm it. So, now the only thing we can do is arm ourselves with patience and wait for Netflix to publish the first official trailer, since at the moment there is not much information about it.