It was a very long time coming, however information of The Witcher lastly arrived in Netflix’s Geeked Week, and it was a double blast for followers of the present. First got here a twelve-second Season two reveal of footage from the extremely anticipated new episodes.This was swiftly adopted by affirmation of what the unusual date launched earlier within the day was all about. July ninth will see Netflix collaborating with CD Projekt Red to “bring the world of The Witcher into your homes”. It took all of fifteen seconds for Witcher followers who’ve been stalking the pages on Twitter for the previous few hours to utterly lose their minds.
First off, let’s take care of the teaser. Coming with the captions, “Destiny Awaits the Lion Cub of Cintra in Season 2″ and “Lost in the woods no more. Meet Ciri in Season 2”, the very quick teaser, which whips from one scene to a different in a nanosecond, and can little question be paused and pulled aside by followers of the collection for hours to return, exhibits the arrival of Ciri, performed within the collection by Freya Allan.
For those that usually are not aficionados of the collection, Ciri was the only princess of Cintra, the daughter of Pavetta and Duny, in addition to Queen Calanthe’s granddaughter. After Geralt of Rivia helped carry Duny’s curse, Duny requested what reward the Witcher would love, and Geralt proclaimed the Law of Surprise, because it turned out Pavetta was pregnant with Ciri, unbeknownst to Duny. So there’s a little little bit of historical past.
Following the teasing little clip, which provided not additional data on the collection, which in flip will clearly frustrate many, they did observe up with one thing a little bit extra surprising. Earlier within the day we reported the arrival of a wierd set of tweets between Netflix and The Witcher‘s official sport account which appeared to set a date of July 9th for a mystery surprise, however nobody knew what. The second reveal of the day for followers monitoring Geeked Week, was the announcement that the ninth of July will see a special occasion celebrating the franchise with what appears to be an enormous digital occasion.
The spiel from The Witcher‘s sport account stated, “We teamed up with @WitcherNetflix to bring the world of The Witcher into your homes! Power up your megascopes on July 9th and join us for an epic online celebration of the franchise, #WitcherCon!”. This was along with Netflix’s personal announcement on the identical on the spot of “A pairing more powerful than silver and steel: @Netflix and @CDPROJEKTRED are so excited to celebrate our Witcher family and bring you the very first #WitcherCon on July 9! Stay tuned for more info in the coming weeks! #GeekedWeek”
This was clearly one thing not anticipated by followers, and it was clear to see as they responded in droves to each posts with a bunch of celebrating emojis and memes. What precisely goes to occur the primary “Witchercon” is one thing we are going to simply have to attend a little bit longer to seek out out, however for now, the announcement appears to made the ready hordes neglect that they did not get a full collection trailer right this moment.