The Witcher is one of the newest fantasy web series on Netflix and after its very successful season 1, it became one of the most popular series thus, fans have been eagerly waiting for The Witcher Season 2 since December 20, 2019, when The Witcher Season 1 was released. Now, the wait is over because The Witcher Season 2 is releasing very soon. Let’s know all the information such as release date, casts, episode details, plot, and other details regarding the 2nd season of the fan-favorite series, The Witcher.
The Witcher Season 2 Release Date
The Witcher is one of the most popular & successful franchises in the entire globe not only because of the web series but also because of the popular Witcher video game trilogy, book series, animated films, graphic novels, and many more! So, it was kind of expected that the Witcher series will also be popular and fans of Witcher will not miss it by any chance. That’s what exactly happened. The Witcher web series became one of the most popular series on Netflix and fans are more than ready for the last two years to witness the Witcher Season 2.
The first season of the fantasy series, The Witcher was released on 20th December of 2019. After that, it was expected that season 2 would be released in early 2021. Unfortunately, because of the Covid-19 pandemic situation, it has been delayed. Additionally, as this is a fantasy web series, because of the heavy amount of CGI work, the post-production activities take a lot of time compared to other series. But, finally, after almost two years, the wait is over because The Witcher Season 2 is on the way and it will be released on December 17, 2021, just before Christmas! The release date has been announced at the first-ever WitcherCon event on June 9, 2021, with a brand new trailer for season 2.
The Witcher Season 2 Main Cast, Returning Cast & New Faces!
Most of the cast of The Witcher Season 2 has already been announced by Netflix. Let’s know all the returning actors/actresses with which character they will be playing.
- Henry Cavill as Geralt of Rivia
- Anya Chalotra as Yennefer of Vengerberg
- Freya Allan as Ciri, the Lion Cub of Cintra
- Joey Batey as Jaskier
- Anna Shaffer as Triss
- Eamon Farren as Cahir
- MyAnna Buring as Tissaia
- Tom Canton as Filvandrel
- Lars Mikkelsen as Stregobor
- Terence Maynard as Artorius
- Therica Wilson Read as Sabrina
- Lilly Cooper as Murta
- Jeremy Crawford as Yarpen Zigrin
- Royce Pierreson as Istredd
- Mimî M Khayisa as Fringilla Vigo
There are plenty of new faces whom we will witness in the 2nd season of The Witcher. Let’s know, what role they will be playing.
- Kim Bodnia as Vesemir
- Kristofer Hivju as Nivellen
- Adjoa Andoh as Nenneke
- Liz Carr as Fenn
- Simon Callow as Codringher
- Graham McTavish as Dijkstra
- Kevin Doyle as Ba’Lian
- Chris Fulton as Rience
- Cassie Clare as Philippa Eilhart
- Paul Bullion as Lambert
- Yasen Atour as Coën
- Basil Eidenbenz as Eskel
- Joel Adrian as Hemrik
- Mecia Simson as Francesca
- Aisha Fabienne Ross as Lydia
- Agnes Bjorn as Vereena
- Carmel Laniado as Violet
- Rebecca Hanssen as Queen Meve
- Alastair Parker as TBC
The Witcher Season 2 Episode Details, Numbers & Titles!
It is now confirmed that we will watch a brand new season of The Witcher this Christmas but how many episodes are there in season 2 of The Witcher? What are the titles of the episodes? Well, we also have this information too. Just like the first season, the second one will also have eight episodes in total which will be available on Netflix from the release date.
In the WitcherCon event, all the episode titles except the season finale of The Witcher Season 2 have also been revealed. They want to keep the last episode aka the season finale as top secret so the title of the last episode is totally unknown to all of us. We have to wait until the release of the series to know that title. The other 7 episode titles are as follows:
- Episode 1 – “A Grain of Truth”
- Episode 2 – “Kaer Morhen”
- Episode 3 – “What Is Lost”
- Episode 4 – “Redanian Intelligence”
- Episode 5 – “Turn Your Back”
- Episode 6 – “Dear Friend”
- Episode 7 – “Voleth Meir”
The Witcher Season 2 Plot: What Can We Expect?
Frankly, we cannot expect anything beforehand but in the trailer & teasers, we can get the clues of what will be happening in The Witcher Season 2. We have already mentioned that in the WitcherCon event, along with the release date, the episodes titles and a brand new trailer have been featured. In that trailer, we can see the blooming relationship between Geralt & Ciri who travel to Geralt’s old home of Kaer Morhen, where he initially trained to be a Witcher. In the series, we will see Geralt train the Princess who will realize her powers in fighting and magic, and Geralt will prepare her for the upcoming war. He will also connect with other Witchers from his past to protect themselves from the dangers ahead. These are the things that can be expected from The Witcher Season 2.
Therefore, this is the information that we have known till now regarding The Witcher Season 2. If there’s any update about the second season of this outstanding fantasy series then we will let you know immediately. Anyway, we hope you have found this article helpful enough. If it really so then don’t hesitate to express your valuable thoughts in the comment section below. Thanks for visiting & appreciating our work.