June 25, 2024

Netflix has revealed Doug Cockle – the gravelly voice of Geralt of Rivia in CD Projekt’s The Witcher sequence – will likely be reprising his position because the silver-haired monster-bopper in a brand new animated film coming to the streaming service “late” subsequent yr.

The Witcher: Sirens of the Deep, because the movie is formally titled, begins with Geralt investigating a sequence of assaults in a seaside village. Nevertheless, as solutions are slowly revealed, Geralt finds himself drawn right into a centuries-old battle between people and merpeople.

“He should depend on pals — outdated and new,” Netflix teases in its announcement, “to resolve the thriller earlier than the hostilities between the 2 kingdoms escalate into all-out struggle.”

The Witcher: Sirens of the Deep teaser trailer.

Sirens of the Deep relies on The Witcher creator Andrzej Sapkowski’s quick story A Little Sacrifice and will likely be directed by Kang Hei Chul, who helmed Netflix’s earlier animated Witcher film, Nightmare of the Wolf.

Talking of which, it is going to, after all, be all change for the live-action present when it will definitely returns, with Liam Hemsworth donning the gleaming wig of Geralt following Henry Cavill’s departure from the position on the finish of season three. As to when season 4 will air, it is unlikely it will seem earlier than 2025, after the SAG-AFTRA actors strike pushed filming again into subsequent yr.