Fans of Geralt de Rivia, Yennefer, Ciri and the universe created by Andrzej Sapkowski have two appointments to know details of the second season of the series, the anime and much more.
WitcherCon, the digital convention organized by CD Projekt Red (the developers of the video games) and Netflix (the platform of streaming where the series is broadcast), will be held on the afternoon of this Friday July 9th and in the early hours of Saturday July 10th. It will be an unmissable appointment for fans of Geralt de Rivia, Yennefer, Ciri and the universe created by Andrzej Sapkowski in his novels, as details of the second season of the show of television, of the anime movie The Witcher: The Wolf’s Nightmare and the game The Witcher: Monster Slayer, among other things.
Where to see and hours
The first broadcast will take place this July 9 at 7:00 p.m. Spanish peninsular time. It will be broadcast both on the Netflix YouTube channel (the video inserted below) and on the channels of Twitch CD Projekt RED and Netflix. The broadcast will only be in English.
The second broadcast will catch us in Spain in the middle of the morning on Saturday, as the July 10 at 3:00 peninsular time. In addition to the YouTube video, it will also be available on the Twitch channels mentioned and linked above.
The program: clips from the series, movie details, panel discussions and even Gwent
WitcherCon organizers promise “exclusive firsts and surprises” in the two retransmissions. We will talk about the process of creating video games (keep in mind that no new games will be announced), the series, the prequel Blood Origin, the movie and various products, as well as behind-the-scenes scenes. There will also be round tables with the participation of the audience in which those responsible for video games and Netflix productions will talk, as well as spaces reserved for the lore of the saga.
This Friday’s broadcast will begin with a round table where the big stars of the series will draw cards from a deck full of questions from fans. In it they will participate Anya Chalotra (Yennefer) and Freya Allan (Ciri), Mimî M. Khayisa (Fringilla Vigo), Paul Bullion (Lambert) and Lauren Schmidt Hissrich, the creator of the series.
A departure from Gwent, a conversation between Anya Chalotra and Freya Allan about how their characters have evolved from the first to the second season, and another round table where the CD Projekt RED developers They talk about how they brought the stories of their games to life.
After that, there will be a Set of questions and answers where curiosities and advances will be revealed by Lauren Schmidt Hissrich, Declan De Barra (executive producer of the prequel The Witcher: Blood Origin), and CDPR mission design managers Blazèj Augustynek and Philipp Weber. The streaming will continue with a talk about Kaer Morhen, the School of the Wolf.
1200 years before Geralt of Rivia, the worlds of monsters, men and elves merged into one, and the first Witcher came to be.
Announcing The Witcher: Blood Origin, a 6 part live-action The Witcher spin-off series from Declan de Barra and Lauren Schmidt Hissrich.— Netflix Geeked (@NetflixGeeked) July 27, 2020
The Witcher: Monster Slayer, the augmented reality game for mobiles, will be the protagonist of the next section, presented by Rafal Staszewski, technical director at Spokko (developers of the title). Then there will be a talk about the figures of The Witcher and how they are created. The event will conclude with a round table where Henry Cavill (General of Rivia) will talk to Josh Horowitz where the universe of the saga will be treated together with “a couple of surprises”.
In the middle of the morning (remember: 3:00 pm from Friday to Saturday), the second broadcast will start, where will mix repeated content from the day before with another unreleased. Among the latter, there will be a round table on the next comics and the board game from The Witcher Featuring Go On Boar designer Lukasz Wozniak, screenwriter Bartosz Sztybor and business development director Rafal Jaki. Later, we will have more details of The Witcher: The Wolf’s Nightmare, the movie of anime that they prepare from Studio Mir and Netflix.
It has been a year since we toss the first coin to our trusted sorcerer. A first look at the logo of the anime movie ‘The Wolf’s Nightmare’ ⚔️ by @WitcherNetflix. pic.twitter.com/H4eiR86OTP— Netflix España (@NetflixES) December 21, 2020