December 9, 2023

Netflix has revealed Doug Cockle – the gravelly voice of Geralt of Rivia in CD Projekt’s The Witcher sequence – shall be reprising his position because the silver-haired monster-bopper in a brand new animated film coming to the streaming service “late” subsequent 12 months.

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“He should depend on pals — outdated and new,” Netflix teases in its announcement, “to unravel the thriller earlier than the hostilities between the 2 kingdoms escalate into all-out struggle.”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 writer Andrzej Sapkowski’s brief story A Little Sacrifice and shall be directed by Kang Hei Chul, who helmed Netflix’s earlier animated Witcher film, Nightmare of the Wolf.

Talking of which, it would, 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 12 months.