Key Role: The Legend of Vox Machinaan Amazon animated series based on the years-long game of Dungeons & Dragons, which has been promised a second season. back in 2019. On Saturday, fans – who call themselves Critters – got their first look at teaser footage for season 2. The premiere was announced during the 2022 New York Comic Con event and has the timing. Released: January 2023.
Critical Role is a reality troupe formed in 2015 and led by Dungeon Master Matthew Mercer. He and his co-creators – Laura Bailey, Taliesin Jaffe, Ashley Johnson, Liam O’Brien, Matthew Mercer, Marisha Ray, Sam Riegel and Travis Willingham – are all seasoned actors, with credits applications ranging from mainstream motion pictures to beloved video games. The Vox Machina the cartoon itself began life as a crowdfunding campaign, raising over $11 million across Kickstarter in 2019 before being acquired by Amazon. Season 1 focuses on a storyline familiar to fans, culminating in a battle against the mighty vampire Briarwood.
Mercer is currently leading the troupe through the third season of the D&D campaign in the actual play. Episodes premiere on Twitch Thursday at 10 p.m. EST, with on-demand episodes coming to YouTube next week.