Sep 21, 2021
The overarching themes of the movie are moral ambiguity and reckoning with one's past, and the story can be enjoyed on its own terms for those unfamiliar with this universe.
Sep 9, 2021
Is there a place for Western anime? This gory, grimdark prequel to Netflix's live-action series The Witcher answers with a resounding yes.
Sep 4, 2021
While there's no shortage of the time Nightmare of the Wolf reaches its operatic conclusion, the emotional payoffs feel earned and honest.
Sep 2, 2021
The hallmarks of the studio are all there in Nightmare of the Wolf's art style and in the execution of its thrilling action sequences.
Sep 1, 2021
In terms of stylish animation, clever storytelling, and gruesome fantasy violence, the film certainly delivers, although it never does much to distinguish itself from similar Netflix offerings.
Aug 31, 2021
All told, Nightmare of the Wolf is a welcome addition to the books, shows and video games in the ever-expanding Witcher universe.
Aug 28, 2021
It's worth seeing, especially if you're a Witcher fan.
Aug 27, 2021
The animation is spectacular and they did a great job of using the medium to its fullest when it comes to the action scenes and the overall mood of the movie.
Aug 27, 2021
Nightmare Of The Wolf is more for fans of The Witcher rather than newbies, but there is enough to be enjoyed on its own.
Aug 27, 2021
Some interesting backstory but it's also very plain and full of generic characters. Not a bad way to spend an hour and a half, but I doubt I'll be watching it again.
Aug 24, 2021
Nightmare of the Wolf might not be the most welcoming starting point for the franchise, but it's a whole lot of fun.
Aug 24, 2021
Assuming you're clicking 'play' knowing your Strigas from your Kikimoras, Nightmare of the Wolf is a gory, well-acted glimpse at Vesemir's past.
Aug 24, 2021
[It] is a wobbly affair, but for folks who dig The Witcher, this is well worth checking out.
Aug 24, 2021
Nightmare of the Wolf offers plenty of rewarding elements and a great reminder that The Witcher offers a fascinating world to explore, no matter what form that exploration takes.
Aug 23, 2021
Whether you are a hardcore fan or just starting out, this film works extremely well. It does a wonderful job of building onto the lore and providing compelling relationships between characters.
Aug 22, 2021
Great expansion of The Witcher franchise on Netflix. Theo James has become an excellent voice actor & Castlevania fans will also have a fun time with his latest work here.
Aug 22, 2021
Despite its efforts to deepen its fictional world, it's mostly the action that stands out.
Aug 20, 2021
If you're already a Witcher fan, you'll probably enjoy this movie. If you're new, well... there are worse ways to spend 81 minutes of your life.
Aug 20, 2021
While the film is unlikely to hold much appeal for Netflix subscribers who never cared about The Witcher to begin with, it's a worthy side quest for anyone with a passing interest in seeing more of the Continent.
Aug 17, 2021
It's fun to see this world, with all of its inhuman monsters and monstrous humans, from a different point of view, even if it isn't quite as refreshing or engaging as Geralt's.