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The Wheel of Time Shares First Take a look at Maidens of the Spear

The Wheel of Time Shares First Take a look at Maidens of the Spear


A brand new Wheel of Time promotional video simply gave followers their first take a look at Season 2’s Maidens of the Spear.

The video comes courtesy of the JordanCon fan occasion. It opens with Season 2 newcomers Ayoola Good (Aviendha), Maja Simonsen (Chiad) and Ragga Ragnars (Bain), in full costume, demonstrating “handtalk”: the key non-verbal, gesture-based language used solely by the Maidens of the Spear. Good, Simonsen and Ragnars return later within the video, which additionally spotlights the Aiel warriors’ spears and the veils they put on throughout battle.


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Whereas Good’s casting was made public a while in the past, Simonsen and Ragnars had been solely named as a part of The Wheel of Time Season 2’s appearing line-up in April 2023. The pair’s respective roles, Chiad and Bain, characterize outstanding supporting characters in Robert Jordan’s unique novels, though how massive a component they may play within the Prime Video adaptation is presently unclear. Two different new Wheel of Time solid members had been additionally introduced alongside Simonsen and Ragnars: Jay Duffy and Rima Te Wiata. Duffy will play Whitecloak Dain Bornhald, whereas Wiata will play Aes Sedai Sheriam Bayanar.

The Wheel of Time Star Discusses Season 2’s Tone

The Wheel of Time‘s expanded roster will not be the one distinction followers discover when Season 2 lastly drops, both. In line with Perrin Aybara actor Marcus Rutherford, the fantasy present’s subsequent batch of episodes can also be appreciably moodier than its predecessor. “It is darker too, extra actual and a bit extra brutal,” he mentioned. “The innocence of these children we discover within the village in Episode 1 is lengthy gone, and so they’re changing into a bit extra grown-up. I am actually excited for individuals to see it.” Rutherford additionally revealed that there might be “a little bit of a time soar” between the top of Season 1 and the beginning of Season 2.

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This darker tone will presumably carry throughout to The Wheel of Time Season 3, which studies declare started filming on April 17, 2023. The present’s third season is seemingly taking pictures in Prague, Czech Republic, and is anticipated to final for six months. Sources say that Good has been sighted on the set, alongside core solid members Josha Stradowski (Rand al’Thor), Marcus Rutherford (Perrin Aybara), Zoë Robins (Nynaeve al’Meara), Madeleine Madden (Egwene al’Vere), Dónal Finn (Mat Cauthon), Hammed Animashaun (Loial) and Ceara Coveney (Elayne Trakand).

The Wheel of Time Season 1 is presently streaming on Prime Video. Seasons 2 is anticipated to premiere on the platform someday in 2023.

Supply: JordanCon, by way of YouTube



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