BioWare introduced the primary Dragon Age Netflix collection throughout Geeked Week, Dragon Age: Absolution. It’s an animated collection launching on Netflix in December 2022, and whereas it takes place in a location acquainted to Dragon Age: Inquisition followers, the ensemble is totally new. The information comes simply days after BioWare introduced the official name of Dragon Age 4.
Absolution will happen in Tevinter, a key location in Dragon Age: Inquisition, and encompasses a recent forged of characters drawn from Dragon Age lore, together with elves, knights, Qunari, demons, and mages. BioWare and Netflix additionally teased “different particular surprises” for the forged, and whereas there’s nonetheless no phrase but on when in Dragon Age’s timeline Absolution falls, we’d be shocked if there’s not not less than the smallest trace of connection to a few of the franchise’s extra well-known figures.
Mairghread Scott (Guardians of the Galaxy collection) is Dragon Age: Absolution’s showrunner, and Purple Canine Tradition Home will produce the present. Purple Canine can be dealing with The Witcher: Nightmare of the Wolf for Netflix and labored on Good Looking, an animated quick included within the Love, Dying + Robots compilation.
For now, we will see a few of the forged in motion within the first Dragon Age: Absolution trailer. Although we don’t actually know what’s happening simply but, it seems just like the collection has so much in retailer.
The trailer switches between caves, tense battles exterior what appears to be a desert temple, bloodstained faces, and a large, floating golden ring. If widespread tradition has taught us something, it’s that golden rings, particularly sentient ones, are likely to spell unhealthy information for everybody round them.
Whereas we’re eager to search out out the story behind this one, it’s the characters that maintain essentially the most potential. BioWare has been reflecting on Dragon Age’s characters fairly a bit just lately, realizing that Dragon Age 2’s cast is what earned the sport its devotees and promising the most interesting and well-developed characters so far in Dragon Age 4.