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Second Witcher season 2 teaser trailer confirms yup, plenty of Geralt here

Netflix has just tossed out another very short teaser trailer for the second season of their Witcher show. I’m happy to tell you that the teaser confirms yes, Geralt will appear in this season. There’s probably some other details in there too aside from the existence of the show’s main character, but you’re probably going to have to go frame by frame to pick them out. Check it out down here. Read more

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What To Expect From Ubisoft’s E3 2021 Press Conference

Today, at 3:00 p.m. ET, Ubisoft will host its E3 press conference, “Ubisoft Forward.” Don’t get your hopes up for updates about the upcoming Prince of Persia: Sands of Time remake or The Division. (That goes for both the base game and the recently announced The Division Heartlands.) Earlier this week, Ubisoft confirmed neither would be on the setlist. Still, there’s a whole lot we know will be there, chiefly because Ubisoft detailed the lineup in a blog post. From an initial peek, the show looks…fine? Ubisoft says it’ll contain “surprises.” That could refer to anything—from that Star Wars game…

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Netflix releases the opening scene of the Resident Evil: Infinite Darkness series

By Dom Peppiatt 12 June 2021 01:18 GMT If you want to check out the opening three minutes of Netflix’s upcoming Resident Evil series, Resident Evil: Infinite Darkness, we’ve got some good news for you.The series is going to stray slightly from the Raccoon City setting its protagonists feel more comfortable in, but that shouldn’t be too much of a distraction for them on their mission to put a stop to the spread of the zombie virus.There’s currently no word on how many episodes there will be in the series.In the mini-series, Resident Evil 2 remake’s Nick Apostolides stars as Leon…

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Ubisoft details Splinter Cell, Far Cry, and Blood Dragon animated shows

Netflix and Ubisoft have spilled the beans on more animated projects coming to the streaming platform soon, including details on Splinter Cell, a Far Cry, and Captain Laserhawk: A Blood Dragon Remix.Not content with taking over the videogame/TV market with The Witcher and Castlevania, Netflix is expanding further into the world of geekdom with more shows based on Ubisoft IP.First up, the Splinter Cell animated show will follow the exploits of an aged, haggard Sam Fisher. The tweet embedded below shows more or less all we know about the show so far – but it does a wonderful job of…

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Check out the Castlevania Season 4 trailer before the final season airs in May

By Stephany Nunneley 30 April 2021 16:11 GMT The final season of Castlevania on Netflix is almost upon us, and this trailer gives you an idea of what Belmont and Sypha have been up to.If you haven’t watched the previous seasons of Castlevania, or aren’t caught up with Season 3, you may wish to skip watching the Season 4 trailer because it could contain some spoilers.Watch on YouTubeHere’s a short synopsis:Dracula’s influence looms large as Belmont and Sypha investigate plans to resurrect the notorious vampire. Alucard struggles to embrace his humanity.The show will air on Netflix for its fourth and final…

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Final season of Castlevania coming in May and there’s reportedly a spin-off in the works

By Stephany Nunneley 16 April 2021 20:53 GMT The fourth, and final season of the Netflix animated series Castlevania will air in May.Castlevania season four will span 10 episodes and premiere on May 13. According to Deadline, season four may not be the end for the franchise on Netflix. The site has learned the streaming service is looking into a spin-off set in the same universe with new characters.The show first launched in 2017 with four episodes and was enough of a hit that a second season was greenlit and hit the service in 2018. Season three aired back in…

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Resident Evil: Infinite Darkness will air on Netflix in July

By Stephany Nunneley 16 April 2021 00:31 GMT A look at the CGI film Resident Evil: Infinite Darkness was shown during Capcom’s Resident Evil showcase this evening.Alongside a new look at Resident Evil: Infinite Darkness, a release window was provided. You can expect to watch the film on Netflix this July.The movie is set in 2006, which is four years after the events of Resident Evil 2. ‘Resident Evil: Infinite Darkness’ drops new teaser trailer during #REShowcase Coming to Netflix July 2021 — Fandom (@getFANDOM) April 15, 2021As previously reported, the location in the film is Washington DC. Here,…

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Netflix’s Resident Evil: Infinite Darkness storyline revealed alongside voice cast

Netflix has revealed the storyline as well as part of the voice cast for Resident Evil: Infinite Darkness.Resident Evil: Infinite Darkness is the CGI film coming to Netflix, which was announced back in fall 2020.According to Netflix, the film is bringing back Resident Evil 2 remake’s Nick Apostolides as Leon Kennedy and Stephanie Panisello as Claire Redfield.Alongside news of Panisello and Apostolides returning to reprise the characters, the film’s synopsis was revealed, and apparently, there has been an outbreak at the White House.Here’s the synopsis (thanks, Bloody Disgusting):In 2006, there were traces of improper access to secret Presidential files found in…

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Tomb Raider anime coming to Netflix

By Alex Calvin, Wednesday, 27 January 2021 17:54 GMT The show will be set after the rebooted trilogy games.Lara Croft is making the leap to Netflix thanks to a new Tomb Raider anime.The streaming service revealed the news on Twitter, saying that this show is being made by Legendary and will take place after the events of the rebooted Tomb Raider trilogy of games.The animated series is being written by Tasha Huo – also working on The Witcher: Blood Orange spin-off show – who is also serving as an executive producer.This wouldn’t be the first time that Lara Croft has…

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The Witcher Season 2’s first scene has been revealed by Netflix

Netflix has been teasing elements of the upcoming second season lately, and now we’ve even got a full sneak peek at the first scene to enjoy.Ahead of the second season of The Witcher Netflix series airing next year, Netflix has shared the first page of the Season Two script as a ‘Witchmas’ present for fans.The scene, which you can read in this tweet, studies a merchant man, his wife, and his daughter searching for somewhere to stay in a small mountain town as Geralt brooding talks over the top.“You dogged my every footstep. But struck down others I passed on my way. Why?” asks…

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Henry Cavill injured filming Netflix’s The Witcher

By Alex Calvin, Tuesday, 15 December 2020 17:22 GMT And we thought he was a man of steel. The star of Netflix’s The Witcher TV show has been hurt while filming.That’s according to The Sun, which says that Henry Cavill injured his leg on an assault course, one that involved swinging axes no less. It’s still unclear what actually happened to the Hollywood actor.One source said that the injury isn’t bad enough to require an ambulance, but Cavill also seemingly can’t walk.The first season of The Witcher debuted in December of last year, quickly becoming a huge success for streaming…

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Horror game Detention now has a Netflix show

Red Candle Games are perhaps best known for Devotion getting into trouble with the Chinese government, but they also, y’know, made decent video games. One of those, the high school horror Detention, has now spawned a live-action series on Netflix. It started this weekend, and after seeing the first two episodes, sure, I’ll keep watching. Oh, and they have a new game coming. (more…)

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Activision Blizzard suing Netflix for allegedly poaching CFO

Activision Blizzard is not pleased with the streaming service.According to filed court documentation, Activision Blizzard is suing streaming giant Netflix for allegedly stealing one of the game company’s top executive.In 2018, Activision’s chief financial officer Spencer Neumann left the company to join Netflix for the same role. The game publisher seems to be displeased with the way the streaming service handled to acquisition.In a suit filed yesterday (via Variety), Activision’s lawyers tore into Netflix’s handling of the hiring. It reads, “Netflix has demonstrated a pattern of caring only about attracting and employing whoever Netflix wants, regardless of whether it violates…