The official Twitter account for Netflix confirmed today that the streaming service is currently developing a The Witcher anime film tie-in. The movie titled ” The Witcher: Nightmare of the Wolf ” will be produced by Studio Mir, the studio behind Legend of Korra. The anime movie will ” will take us back to a new threat facing the Continent.”
Created by Lauren Schmidt Hissrich for Netflix, The Witcher is based on the book series of the same name by Andrzej Sapkowski. It wouldn’t really be a surprise if Netflix decides to adapt the book series into an anime show considering how much of a success Castlevania is.
Netflix began streaming the web-series adaptation of The Witcher on December 20. The series main includes Henry Cavill as Geralt of Rivia, Freya Allan as Princess Ciri, Anya Chalotra as Yennefer of Vengerberg, Jodhi May as Queen Calanthe, Björn Hlynur Haraldsson as King Eist Tuirseach, Adam Levy as Mousesack, MyAnna Buring as Tissaia de Vries, Mimi Ndiweni as Fringilla Vigo, Therica Wilson-Read as Sabrina Glevissig and Emma Appleton as Princess Renfri. A second season is currently in production and is scheduled for release in 2021.