Veteran actor Charles Dance lends his voice talents to The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt as Emperor Emhyr van Emreis. It is great to see so many of Hollywood's elite lending their voice talents to the gaming industry. The Witcher looks extremely promising and I can't wait to check it out. While The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt won't arrive till 2014 you can at least enjoy this cinematic trailer.[showhide]
Charles Dance to voice the Emperor of Nilfgaard in Witcher 3: Wild Hunt
CD Projekt RED, creators of The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, the highly anticipated fantasy role-playing game set in a gritty and morally ambiguous world, announced today that Charles Dance, the British actor and screenwriter best known for his roles in Alien 3, The Last Action Hero and Game of Thrones, will voice Emperor Emhyr var Emreis in The Witcher 3.
“Charles Dance is the perfect candidate to play the mighty Nilfgaardian emperor in our upcoming title. It’s a dream come true for the team here at RED to be able to work with such an accomplished actor and magnetic personality,” said Marcin Blacha, Lead Writer for the title.
After Nilfgaard’s invasion of the Northern Kingdoms at the end of The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings, the emperor’s forces ravaged these lands, sowing terror and despair.[/showhide]