With both HBO and Disney entering the world of subscription-based streaming services, Netflix has some pretty tough competition on its hands. So to compete with one of the biggest media industries of the world Netflix has to focus more on its promising titles, and Netflix did exactly that by showing a ton of Witcher content ready for the viewers.
Fans of the series will see Geralt of Rivia return for Season 2 on December 17th and the third season has also been confirmed, however, no release date has been stated as of yet. Then through the Legend of Korra team Studio, Netflix aims to create a new ‘fun-filled series that will be aimed at families and kids. How this will be done remains unclear for now, considering the gruesome and unforgiving world the Witcher takes place in, but fingers crossed until more information is released.
For those who have been living under a rock and have no idea what The Witcher is all about, it’s a fantasy novel series written by Polish author Andrzej Sapkowski. The series really didn’t reach the peak of its fame until the third instalment of the game by CD Projekt Red. The world of Witcher is one full of monsters, witches and some politics.
The Witcher: Blood Origin
Along with all of this, there’s also a Witcher prequel series coming titled, The Witcher: Blood Origin. This series will take place about 1,200 years before the events of the original series, and will follow the story of the first Witcher to roam the lands. Here’s how Netflix describes it:
“In an elven world 1,200 years before Geralt of Rivia, the worlds of monsters, men and elves merge to become one — and the very first Witcher
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