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Netflix's Witcher - Final Trailer Released

Adrian Werner, 12 December 2019, 13:14

Netflix has released the final trailer for The Witcher, focusing on the plot of the adaptation of Andrzej Sapkowski's novels.

Netflix Introduces Main Characters of The Witcher

qjin, 09 December 2019, 23:37

Netflix has published new promotional materials for The Witcher. They focus on the main characters: Geralt, Yennefer and Ciri. The videos also show new scenes where you can get a better look at Jaskier.

CD Projekt RED Won't Make a Sequel to Thronebreaker: The Witcher Tales

Konrad Serafinski, 07 December 2019, 23:08

Pawe³ Burza from CD Projekt RED informed that the studio does not plan to continue Thronebreaker: The Witcher Tales. This is not very good news for Witcher's fans, but it is worth noting that during the next few years, the company will probably be busy creating content for Cyberpunk 2077.

Alzur's Legacy - Premiere of Witcher Fan-Movie

Adrian Werner, 07 December 2019, 19:28

After a week's delay, Alzur's Legacy / Half Century of Poetry Later, a fan production set in the Witcher universe, finally made its debut on YouTube.

Polish Dub of Netflix's Witcher has Geralt of Rivia Voiced by Himself

Paul Wozniak, 06 December 2019, 14:10

Official information from Netflix confirms that Polish viewers will be able to watch The Witcher with dubbing and voiceover. Starring as Geralt of Rivia, the Polish voice of Johnny Silverhand and a retired witcher himself, Michal Zebrowski.

New Posters for Netflix's Witcher; CDP Red Invites Cavill to the Studio

Bebop, 06 December 2019, 00:02

Netflix revealed new posters promoting The Witcher. Meanwhile, the main actor of the show, Henry Cavill, received an offer from CD Projekt RED. The Polish developers invited the actor to their HQ in Warsaw.

The Witcher Will Appear in a Game With Mechs

Bart Swiatek, 05 December 2019, 13:58

Geralt of Rivia get a guest appearance in another game. This time we are talking about Daemon X Machina - a post-apocalyptic action adventure game with mechs in the main role, developed by First Studio. The title is available only on the Nintendo Switch console.

Netflix's Witcher - Henry Cavill on Fans, Haters and Geralt

Bebop, 04 December 2019, 22:18

Henry Cavill, the actor playing Geralt of Rivia in The Witcher, was a guest on Jake's Takes. In four minutes he revealed his favorite roles and admitted how he perceives the fans. Including persons considered to be toxic.

Almost 10" and $700 - Spectacular Figure of The Witcher 3's Yennefer

Bebop, 03 December 2019, 22:43

Pre-orders for figures of the famous sorceress Yennefer of Vengerberg from The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt in an alternative costume have just launched. Beloved of Geralt of Rivia looks stellar, but potential collectors may be deterred by the high price.

Premiere of Fan-made Witcher Movie Delayed by a Week

Milosz Szubert, 29 November 2019, 20:42

The creators of Alzur's Legacy (Polish title: Half Century of Poetry Later), a fan-made film set in the universe of Andrzej Sapkowski's books, decided to postpone the premiere on YouTube. The movie will debut on December 7.

We've Seen Alzur's Legacy; Fan-made Witcher Movie Holds its Own

Adrian Werner, 28 November 2019, 14:09

One of our editors has already seen Alzur's Legacy (Polish title: Half Century of Poetry Later), a fan-made film set in the universe of The Witcher. He came out of the screening very pleased.

Netflix's Witcher - Baginski and Hissrich Defend Nilfgaardian Armors

Jacob Blazewicz, 28 November 2019, 13:07

Nowa Fantastyka magazine interviewed the producers of The Witcher. During the conversation, Lauren S. Hissrich and Tomasz Baginski spoke about the controversial appearance of the armor of Nilfgaard soldiers, which remains a thorn in the side of the fan community.

Netflix's Witcher - First Opinions are Very Enthusiastic

Bart Swiatek, 25 November 2019, 12:36

Some critics have already had the opportunity to see the first five episodes of The Witcher from Netflix. Everything seems to indicate that the company has delivered a very successful work, which is distinguished by great acting and excellent visuals. However, it is an adaptation that strays from the books in some places.

Official Poster of Netflix's Witcher

qjin, 20 November 2019, 22:16

Netflix released the official poster of the upcoming TV show The Witcher There is only one month left before the premiere of the first season, which will consist of eight episodes.

Netflix Confirms The Witcher Season Two

Michael Kulakowski, 13 November 2019, 22:32

Even before the premiere of the first episode of The Witcher, Netflix announced that it is starting the production of the show's second season. The cast and film crew of the series remain unchanged. According to the producers' plans, more episodes of The Witcher will air in 2021.

The Witcher (Netflix) - Trailer's Secrets and a Ton of New Photos

Christian Pieniazek, 13 November 2019, 14:24

A lot of new photos from Netflix's The Witcher have appeared on the web. In addition, a video material in which Lauren S. Hissrich and Tomasz Baginski discuss individual elements of the latest trailer, revealing various tidbits from behind the scenes, has been released by Netflix Poland.

Netflix's The Witcher - Production of 2nd Season Begins This Month?

Adrian Werner, 11 November 2019, 10:39

Thanks to a tweet of the show's props specialist we learned that the production of the second season of The Witcher may start this month.

Witcher Coins; Sapkowski's Cooperation With The Mint of Gdansk

Konrad Serafinski, 08 November 2019, 14:31

The Mint of Gdansk, in cooperation with Andrzej Sapkowski, will produce a series of collector coins based on The Witcher. For the time being, the available coins are related thematically to the short story collection Last Wish.

Netflix's Witcher - Books Have Enough Material to Sustain the Show for 20 Years

Bart Swiatek, 07 November 2019, 13:18

Lauren S. Hissrich, the showrunner of the The Witcher from Netflix, is convinced that Andrzej Sapkowski's books contain material for up to twenty seasons. We also have new information about the tone and atmosphere of the show.

Sapkowski: I Care Neither About the Fate of My Characters Nor Money

Julia Dragovic, 03 November 2019, 22:19

Here's even more intriguing statements of Andrzej Sapkowski from Lucca Comics & Games. The author referred in interviews to Netflix' TV show, CD Projekt RED, and his approach to money. He also revealed who his favourite fantasy author is (hint: not Andrzej Sapkowski).

The Witcher from Netflix: Plans For as Much as Seven Seasons

Konrad Serafinski, 01 November 2019, 21:25

Lauren Hissrich, the Witcher's showrunner, revealed in one of an interviews that she has a plan for seven seasons of the series. It is worth noting that this is not the first time that the author has mentioned far-reaching plans for the development of the series.

Netflix's The Witcher - Full Trailer and Air Date of the Show

qjin, 31 October 2019, 17:22

A new trailer for The Witcher from Netflix has appeared on the web. With its release, the official air date of the show was disclosed. The production will debut on the popular streaming platform at the end of December, this year.

Andrzej Sapkowski: “I’m a master of video games”

Paul Wozniak, 31 October 2019, 14:27

A panel took place during Lucca Comics and Games event, with the participation of Andrzej Sapkowski. The author answered the questions asked by the participants. Thanks to this we learned, among other things, that the creator of The Witcher knows 20 languages and considers himself a master gamer.

Witcher 3 on Switch in Top Ten Most Frequently Purchased Games

Paul Wozniak, 25 October 2019, 22:03

According to the Games Sales Data report, the Nintendo Switch version of The Witcher 3 is selling very well, thanks to which the game returned this week to the top ten best-selling games in the EMEAA region. FIFA 20 still reigns in the first place.

New Shots From Netflix's Witcher

Paul Wozniak, 24 October 2019, 23:09

Four new photos from The Witcher by Netflix have been published online. They were released by the Italian website Corriere, and were accompanied by interviews with the cast of the series, which shed new light on the locations and characters of Geralt and Ciri.

Netflix's Witcher Will Avoid CGI - Creators Bet on Authenticity

Jacob Blazewicz, 11 October 2019, 12:35

The Witcher series won't abuse CGI. Such a declaration was made by Netflix producers (including showrunner Lauren S. Hissrich), assuring that they tried to limit the use of images generated by the computer as much as possible.

Premiere Date of the New Trailer for Netflix's Witcher Revealed

qjin, 08 October 2019, 17:58

We learned the premiere date of the second trailer of the highly anticipated fantasy series The Witcher, which will debut at the end of the year on Netflix. The trailer will be shown at the Lucca Comics and Games event at the end of this month.

Witcher The Animated Series Inbound? Netflix Held a Casting Session

Adrian Werner, 30 September 2019, 15:08

Well informed sources report that Netflix is planning an animated series set in the Witcher's universe, which would tell about the adventures of lesser-known characters.

Netflix Accidentally Reveals Exact Air Date of The Witcher

Paul Wozniak, 13 September 2019, 23:43

A piece of information appeared on Netflix's Dutch social media profiles, revealing how many nights were left until the premiere of The Witcher. However, the post has quickly disappeared from the web.

The Witcher 3 Sales Better Than Last Year

Adrian Werner, 30 August 2019, 12:14

CD Projekt is proud to have sold more copies of The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt in the first six months of this year than in the first half of 2018.

Witcher (Netflix) - Premiere Earlier Than Expected?

Paul Wozniak, 29 August 2019, 21:55

Several premieres dates of upcoming productions appeared on social media accounts of Netflix's executive producer. According to the information contained therein, The Witcher will be released earlier than we thought.

American Wins Battle Against Cancer, is Grateful for The Witcher 3

Milosz Szubert, 27 August 2019, 19:41

In front of the Polish embassy in the USA there was an inscription thanking for the Witcher. It turned out that it was from an American citizen, who has recently recovered from cancer and played the third installment of CD Projekt RED's series along the way.

Witcher 3 on Switch - Extensive Gameplay From Gamescom

Adrian Werner, 23 August 2019, 14:30

More than 20 minutes of gameplay from the Switch port of The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt have appeared on the web.

Mod Brings Henry Cavill Into The Witcher 3

Agnes Adamus, 15 August 2019, 16:13

Henry Cavill will not only play the witcher in the Netflix adaptation of Sapkowski's prose - a mod for The Witcher 3 has appeared on the web, which allows you to change Geralt's face to that of the main character in the upcoming TV series. Thus, the actor was also included in CD Projekt RED's game.

Not Only Henry Cavill Will Play Geralt in Netflix's Witcher (SPOILER)

Agnes Adamus, 09 August 2019, 16:55

Henry Cavill is not the only one to play the role of the witcher. The Netflix adaptation of White Wolf's adventures will also feature a child incarnation of the eponymous character. According to IMDB, Tristan Ruggeri will play the young Geralt of Rivia.

Witcher 3 on Switch Without Censorship

Jacob Blazewicz, 09 August 2019, 16:28

The American ESRB organization has added a description of The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt on the Nintendo Switch console. It shows that the title will offer the same content as the previous editions of the Polish bestseller.

Hissrich: Netflix's Witcher is Not And Won't be an Adaptation of Games

Konrad Serafinski, 23 July 2019, 12:46

Lauren S. Hissrich, showrunner of The Witcher from Netflix, told The Wrap that the series is not and will never be an adaptation of CD Projekt RED's games. What do the gamers say?

The Witcher 3 HD Reworked Project 10.0 Mod - Witcher's New Clothes

Bart Swiatek, 19 July 2019, 18:36

A new version of the texture mod for the third installment of the Witcher series has just apperared on Nexus Mods. The Witcher 3 HD Reworked Project 10.0 Reborn, as the mod is called, introduces huge changes in the appearance of the game, and doesn't cause significant performance drops.

The Witcher 2 - Polish Fan Creates Mod With Textures Improved by AI

Bart Swiatek, 17 July 2019, 16:16

Polish modder hub997 developed a pack of improved textures for CD Projekt RED's The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings. The modification uses 2K/4K scaling and artificial intelligence to improve the appearance of characters and monsters.

Alzur's Legacy - Fan-made Witcher Movie Gets Premiere Date

Konrad Serafinski, 16 July 2019, 18:37

The creators of the Polish fan project Alzur's Legacy boasted a new trailer, which reveals the date of premiere. What's more, we know that Eskel and Vesemir will also appear in the film.

Netflix's Witcher Very Likely to Get Three Seasons

Paul Wozniak, 16 July 2019, 11:39

When asked about The Witcher on his Twitter, KC Walsh said that the production is likely to sport full three seasons.

Netflix's The Witcher - Geralt Presents the Sword for Monsters

Bart Swiatek, 06 July 2019, 00:36

A new photo from The Witcher series from Netflix shows Geralt with a completely different sword. Is this the silver blade used to kill monsters that was missing from previous photos?

The Witcher RPG Easy Mode Available For Free

Paul Wozniak, 05 July 2019, 21:20

R. Talsorian Games has released a simplified rulebook for The Witcher RPG, called Easy Mode. The product is completely free of charge and includes core rules, a beginner scenario and six characters.

First Photos of Geralt, Yennefer and Ciri From Netflix' The Witcher

Jacob Blazewicz, 01 July 2019, 21:14

Netflix has published photos with the characters from its upcoming series The Witcher. Thanks to them we can see for the first time how the new incarnations of Geralt, Yennefer and Ciri look like.

Andrzej Sapkowski's Son has Passed Away. Without Him, there Would be no Witcher

Bart Swiatek, 28 June 2019, 12:15

Krzysztof Sapkowski, son of Andrzej, the writer who created the Witcher universe, has passed away. The sad information was published in the Nowa Fantastyka monthly.

Book About Making of The Witcher Hits Kickstarter

Christian Pieniazek, 19 June 2019, 01:19

The book The Rise of the Witcher - A New RPG King, which tells the story of the development process of the games from The Witcher series, can be published in English. But first, the Third Éditions company needs to raise the right amount of funding on Kickstarter.

Novigrad is the Second Expansion to Gwent

Jacob Blazewicz, 18 June 2019, 00:48

CD Projekt RED has announced the second expansion to Gwent: The Witcher Card Game. The add-on will take us to Novigrad and introduce a new faction (deck): Syndicate. It will be accompanied by fresh mechanics, used to play many of the more than 90 new cards.

The Witcher 3 on Nintendo Switch in 540p in Mobile Mode

Adrian Werner, 12 June 2019, 11:21

We learned new things about the Switch port of The Witcher 3. We know the resolutions in which the game will work, both in mobile and desktop mode. The size of the card on which it is to be distributed has also been disclosed.

Witcher 3 on Nintendo Switch? Geralt's Voice Teases Fans

Jacob Blazewicz, 07 June 2019, 14:51

There are more reports about the release of The Witcher 3: Wild GHunt on the Nintendo Switch console. Their source is Doug Cockle, the English voice of Geralt of Rivia, who referred to rumors circulating on Twitter.

Cyberpunk Red - Delay and Announcement of Jumpstart Kit

Christian Pieniazek, 04 June 2019, 23:40

The premiere of the handbook for Cyberpunk Red, the tabletop RPG associated with the long-awaited Cyberpunk 2077, has been delayed. However, R. Talsorian Games has announced a special introduction to the world it has created, entitled the Cyberpunk Red Jumpstart Kit.