Dragon Age: Absolution, Netflix’s subsequent animated adaptation of a recreation collection, will premiere December 9, it has introduced at this time alongside a brand new story trailer.
“When a heist in opposition to probably the most highly effective man in Tevinter goes south, an elven mercenary named Miriam is compelled right into a determined combat for survival,” Netflix says. “Now, to avoid wasting herself and her pals, Miriam should confront the tragic previous she’s spent a lifetime attempting to flee.”
The brand new story trailer will get into Miriam’s background as a former slave in Tevinter earlier than being despatched on a mission (by the Inquisition, it seems) to steal a golden ouroboros-looking artifact known as the Circulum Infinitus. As a result of would not you understand it, it is fueled by blood magic. So that they’ll simply be taking that out of darkish magic-loving Tevinter then, thanks very a lot.
When Absolution’s first teaser trailer was revealed, we did not have particulars on when in Thedas’s timeline the present can be set. That plot abstract above additionally does not specify however don’t be concerned, there is a good cameo within the trailer that definitively settles Absolution happening in the identical timeline as the sport collection, probably previous the occasions of upcoming Dragon Age: Dreadwolf.
Cassandra and Leliana holding a gathering in a darkish, stone fortress? Looks like I have been right here earlier than. It appears probably then that this can be a story set in the course of the occasions of Dragon Age: Inquisition, by which two of the Inquisitor’s advisors ship off Miriam and her crew on a type of oh-so-many battle desk missions throughout the continent.
Dragon Age: Absolution may have six 30 minute episodes all premiering directly on December 9. It is produced by Purple Canine Tradition Home, which additionally produced The Witcher: Nightmare of the Wolf, led by showrunner Mairghread Scott, and directed by Ki-Yong Bae. Netflix additionally introduced the primary voice forged at this time with names and descriptions of their characters. Here is who’s who in Absolution:
- Kimberly Brooks as Miriam – A realistic elven mercenary who escaped enslavement in Tevinter, Miriam is closed-off to many who know her. However her heroic nature shines by when she’s compelled to confront the nation that destroyed her life, and the person on the coronary heart of her distress.
- Matthew Mercer as Fairbanks – A veteran freedom fighter, Fairbanks leads our heroes with a warm-hearted sense of journey, a pair of daggers, and a dashing smile besides.
- Ashly Burch as Qwydion – A bubbly Qunari mage with a penchant for explosions, Qwydion is an open-hearted, easily-distracted blabbermouth who can degree a constructing or remedy a hangover, relying on the state of affairs.
- Sumalee Montano as Hira – An idealistic mage, Hira hopes to rekindle her relationship with Miriam whereas advancing her relentless campaign in opposition to Tevinter. However a horrible secret will put each in danger.
- Phil LaMarr as Roland – Regardless of his easy demeanor, the charming Roland possesses unmatched grit. When catastrophe looms and all appears misplaced, Roland is as positive because the blade he wields.
- Keston John as Lacklon – A dwarven Lord of Fortune, Lacklon is a gruff fighter, a born brawler, a whole glory hound, and simply sufficient of a coward to verify he stays alive.
- Josh Keaton as Rezaren – Born to privilege and affected by tragedy, Rezaren sees himself as an excellent man in a depraved world. Clever and charismatic, Rezaren is set to construct a greater future for everybody in Tevinter, regardless of the fee.
- Zehra Fazal as Tassia – Dutiful and hardworking, Tassia turns a blind eye to every little thing that doesn’t meet her ethical requirements. However even she gained’t be capable of ignore the sins of Tevinter (or Rezaren) eternally…
Down within the trailer’s description, Netflix has left one other little trace that claims “PS: should you’ve learn this far, see you on Dragon Age Day. Or perhaps sooner.” Dragon Age Day is a fan vacation for the collection on December 4 annually, so maybe there will probably be extra particulars about Absolution a number of days previous to the present premiere.