When The Witcher released, people loved it. The characters, the screenplay, the story, and the combat. It quickly became one of the best Netflix series at the end of 2019. The stories were deep and the quick changes in the timeline made it even better. Now, Fans are excited to see the second season.
Release Date of The Witcher Season 2
The Witcher was quickly renewed for its second season before its first season was released. The second season for the show might release in 2021. The season was supposed to begin in 2020. However, the production had to be stopped due to the ongoing coronavirus outbreak.
Besides this, during the production, it was found out that Kristofer Hivju, who played a role in GOT, had the virus. This was a warning sign for the showrunners. Hivju had to self-isolate and was very supportive. The showrunners halted the production for our favorite Witcher. Netflix clearly stated that they will be disinfecting their sets in order to prevent the spreading of the virus.
Characters of The Witcher Season 2
We can assure you that the main characters for the show will return. For instance, Geralt of Rivia will be played by Henry Cavil. Yennefer of Vengerberg will be played by Anya Chalotra. Freya Allen will play Princess Ciri.
There will be many new characters. For instance, Kristofer Hivju will be playing Nivellen. Vesemir will also be a character. Besides them, Jaskier is rumored to come back.
About The Witcher Season 2
The series is based on Andrzej Sapkowski’s books with the same name. CD Projekt Red made games on it which are really popular. During the first season, we got to multiple timelines involving Geralt, Ciri, and Yen. However, these timelines were finally merged at the end of the season. Every moment, every decision and every action brought Geralt and Ciri together. There is so much that the showrunners can explore now.
The creators have already stated that this time, we will get to know more about the villains. We will find out about the reason as to why they want Ciri. Besides this, we will see the relationship between the main characters getting deep. The story will move in a straight line now, unlike the first season where there were multiple timelines.