“The Witcher: Nightmare of the Wolf” coming in August [trailer]

Netflix has unveiled the official trailer for the anime film The Witcher: Nightmare of the Wolf, a prequel to the Witcher series, which will premiere on 23 August.

"The Witcher: Nightmare of the Wolf" presents the world of The Witcher from a broader perspective. The story focuses on Geralt's later mentor Vesemir, a young witcher who broke out of poverty to kill monsters for money. As a strange new monster begins to terrorise a politically-fraught kingdom, Vesemir must confront the demons of his past.

The film is produced and written by Beau de Mayo and co-produced by Lauren Schmidt Hissrich and Kwang Il Han of Studio Mir, who also directed the film.

The trailer can be seen below: