Preview: "Nightmare of the Wolf" scheduled for August 23rd
During Friday's inaugural WitcherCon, presented globally via YouTube and Twitch by Netflix and CDPR, the streamer unveiled a preview of the upcoming anime film. The Witcher: The Wolf's Nightmare with a suggestive and scary date announcement teaser.
Directed by the sorcerer showrunner Lauren Schmidt Hissrich and writer Beau DeMayo, and produced at the Korean animation store Studio Mir (The Legend of Korra, Voltron: Legendary Defender, Kipo and the Age of Wonder Beasts Wonder), the standalone film will have its world premiere on August 23.
The nightmare of the wolf will expand the world of the hit live-action series and introduce “a powerful new threat to the continent” as it focuses on the story of Witchers in Andrzej Sapkowski's fantasy world. Schmidt Hissrich, DeMayo and Studio producer Mir Kwang Il Han revealed more about the project during the Annecy festival in June - read more here.