Netflix today announced the upcoming release of the next animated film in the Witcher franchise: The Witcher: Sirens of the Deep, Its global launch is planned for the end of 2024. The renowned MIR studio (Netflix’s The Legend of Korra and Voltron: Legendary Defender) is responsible for the animation. Doug Cockle, known for playing Geralt of Rivia in the CD Projekt Red games, reprises his role as the titular witcher.
The Witcher: Sirens of the Deepwhich has been an open secret for a while now, is written by Witcher writers Mike Ostrowski and Rae Benjamin, with Kang Hei Chul returning as director after the success of his work on The Witcher: The Wolf’s Nightmare.
First preview of The Witcher: Sirens of the Deep it’s here
Here you have the first Netflix trailer The Witcher: Sirens of the Deep, which was announced during Geeked Week 2023:
What is the plot of The Witcher: Sirens of the Deep?
the plot of The Witcher: Sirens of the Deep will adapt the story by author Andrzej Sapkowski a small sacrifice. The first season of The Wizard He adapted most of the stories from Sapkowski’s two collections, but omitted some. A grain of truth appeared in the first episode of season 2, and now sirens of the deep will adapt A Little Sacrifice, leaving some short stories still unadapted.
a small sacrifice is Andrzej Sapkowski’s dark turn in The little Mermaid. It tells the story of star-crossed transspecies lovers: a mermaid named Sh’eenaz and a human prince named Agloval. Agloval is the proud and arrogant prince of the coastal region of Bremervoord who is madly in love with the mermaid Sh’eenaz. The story begins when Agloval hired Geralt to act as a translator, since he can speak the ancient language. Agloval wants Geralt to convince Sh’eenaz to trade his fin for a pair of human legs, abandon his life at sea and live with him on land. However, Sh’eenaz refuses and instead insists that it is Agloval who should come to live with her, even though he cannot breathe underwater.
Here is the official logline of sirens of the deep from netflix:
Geralt of Rivia, a hunter of mutated monsters, is hired to investigate a series of attacks on a coastal town and becomes embroiled in a centuries-old conflict between humans and mermaids. He must enlist friends, old and new, to solve the mystery before hostilities between the two kingdoms escalate into all-out war.
Who is among the voice cast of The Witcher: Sirens of the Deep?
Doug Cocklesthe iconic voice of the Witcher video games, returns to play Geralt of Rivia in sirens of the deep. Cockle commented in a press release:
“I am very excited to announce my return to the world of the Witcher voicing Geralt of Rivia once again, but this time in the upcoming animated film The Witcher: Sirens of the Deep. It has been an honor to work with Studio Mir and Netflix on this new animated film and I am delighted to be able to share this next chapter of the White Wolf’s journey with fans of the Witcher universe. Look taedh aen stráede!
Joey Batey and Anya Chalotra are returning from live action The Wizard series to voice Jaskier and Yennefer, respectively with Christina Wren joining the cast to voice Essi Daven.
What is the release date of The Witcher: Sirens of the Deep?
Netflix has confirmed during Geeked Week 2023 that The Witcher: Sirens of the Deep It will be launched at the end of 2024.