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The Lighter Side of the Witcher - Geralt With a Cat

Konrad Serafinski, 28 March 2020, 20:18

The creators from OwlKitty channel provided a trailer of the Witcher series parody, in which the main role is played by Lizzy - the star of the channel. The film is only a few days old and has been watched over 130 thousand times so far.

The Witcher (Netflix): See How Kikimora Battle Scene was Created

Bart Swiatek, 24 March 2020, 13:12

On YouTube, there was a film showing the process of creating choreography for the first fight in The Witcher series - a fight with a monstrous Kikimora.

Disinfection on the Set of The Witcher, as Kristofer Hivju Tests Positive for COVID-19

Czarus, 17 March 2020, 14:43

Kristofer Hivju has reported that he's infected with the novel coronavirus. The actor is known to wider audience for his role of Tormund in Game of Thrones, and is currently taking part in the second season of The Witcher from Netflix.

Netflix's Witcher Anime as Seen by an Artist From Portugal

Milosz Szubert, 16 March 2020, 13:58

An artist using the nickname CaroOllie has prepared a series of works presenting scenes known from The Witcher from Netflix in a style resembling Japanese animation. Her DeviantArt account features similar drawings from Game of Thrones.

The Witcher (Netflix) - Production of the Show Suspended

Adrian Werner, 16 March 2020, 11:14

Work on the second season of The Witcher by Netflix was suspended. The reason is a threat caused by the novel coronavirus.

Netflix: Kim Bodnia Plays Vesemir in The Witcher S2

Konrad Serafinski, 29 February 2020, 21:50

Netflix finally introduced the actor who will play Vesemir in season 2 of The Witcher. An information appeared on the official Twitter account of the platform that Kim Bodnia will play Geralt's mentor in season 2.

Netflix's Witcher - New Shots From the Set Show the Future of Yennefer

Paul Wozniak, 26 February 2020, 16:45

New photos from the second season of The Witcher reveal what happened to Yennefer and Fringilla after the battle of Sodden Hill. We also found out who will play the brother of Francesca Findabair.

Netflix's Witcher - Filming of S2 Begins, Official Cast Revealed

Paul Wozniak, 21 February 2020, 21:16

Netflix officially confirmed the start of filming for the second season of The Witcher. The premiere of new episodes is planned for 2021. By the way, we also got to know the actors and actresses who will join the cast.

Netflix's Witcher – Army of Elves in Season 2? New Shots From the Set

Jacob Blazewicz, 20 February 2020, 11:45

Redanian Intelligence has published new photos from the set of the second season of The Witcher, presenting the elvish Scoia'tael fighters. In addition, the website shared further reports on Netflix's production.

Netflix's Witcher – Mads Mikkelsen and Michael Keaton Rejected the Role of Vesemir

Mat1K, 18 February 2020, 22:24

Redanian Intelligence announced in its latest entry that the role of Vesemir was offered to Mads Mikkelsen and Michael Keaton - according to unofficial reports they both refused.

Star of Game of Thrones Cast in The Witcher Season 2

Paul Wozniak, 18 February 2020, 09:22

Redanian Intelligence, the website behind many confirmed leaks concerning The Witcher series, informed that the second season of the show will feature one of the stars of Game of the Throne - Kristofer Hivju. He will play the role of Nivellen, known from the short story, A Grain of Truth.

Netflix's Witcher Remains the Most Popular TV Show in the World

Paul Wozniak, 17 February 2020, 19:52

Thanks to the data presented by Parrot Analytics, we learned that The Witcher series from Neflix is still the most popular TV production in the world. The adaptation of Andrzej Sapkowski's prose has not dropped from the first place in seven weeks.

Leak: Netflix Offered Mark Hamill a Role in The Witcher

Paul Wozniak, 16 February 2020, 19:55

We Got This Covered a few days ago reported that Mark Hamill was to get an offer from Netflix to play in the second season of the Witcher. However, it is not yet clear whether he accepted this proposal at all and what role it played.

Rumors About The Witcher Season 2: Lambert and Cohen Roles Cast

Jacob Blazewicz, 14 February 2020, 21:56

Production of the second season of The Witcher has started, as the Redanian Intelligence website reports, which also learned who will play two more Kaer Morhen witchers.

The Witcher - TV Show Boosts Wild Hunt and Book Sales by 500%

Adrian Werner, 14 February 2020, 16:39

Thanks to the NPD analytics group we learned the exact increase of Sapkowski's books and The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt sales in the USA. The jumps were huge and were caused mainly by the premiere of The Witcher series on Netflix.

Leak: Leshen to be Featured in The Witcher Season 2

Konrad Serafinski, 09 February 2020, 22:00

Good news for all fans of monsters featured in The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt. It is said that the second season of The Witcher from Netflix is to feature a Leshen. Will the monster be just like the one we know from the game?

Netflix's Witcher - Season 2 Nilfgaard Armors Will be „Totally Different”

Christian Pieniazek, 30 January 2020, 15:58

Lauren S. Hissrich, the showrunner of The Witcher series, convinces that its second season will bring about a fundamental change in the appearance of the Nilfgaardian armors. Besides, she has shed some light on the mystery about how the work on the set of The Witcher looks today.

The Witcher: Nightmare of the Wolf Will Star Vesemir

Milosz Szubert, 30 January 2020, 13:06

We got to know the first details about The Witcher: Nightmare of the Wolf animation from Netflix. It will tell the adventures of young Vesemir. Moreover, a new promotional video of the live-action series appeared online.

Netflix's Witcher - Soundtrack Available on the Web [Updated]

Milosz Szubert, 24 January 2020, 11:00

On January 24, the soundtrack composed by Sona Belousova and Giona Ostinelli for The Witcher from Netflix will officially debut. You can already listen to the extremely popular song Toss a Coin to Your Witcher on Spotify.

Netflix Confirms The Witcher: Nightmare of the Wolf

Michael Kulakowski, 22 January 2020, 23:32

Rumors about the emerging animated film under the title The Witcher: Nightmare of the Wolf have just been confirmed. The picture will be created by screenwriters and showrunners of Netflix's live-action series, and its animation will be created by South Korean Studio Mir, known from The Legend of Korra and Voltron: Legendary Defender.

The Witcher Series is a Hit - Netflix Boasts Its Ratings

Adrian Werner, 22 January 2020, 11:52

Netflix announced that during the first four weeks The Witcher series was viewed on 76 million accounts. Such results mean that the title will soon become the biggest success among Netflix' productions.

Witcher Saga Boom in the U.S. Continues, Reprints Were Necessary

Milosz Szubert, 16 January 2020, 13:27

The American branch of the Orbit Publishing House has commissioned the printing of over 500,000 new copies of all eight books belonging to The Witcher cycle. All because of the increased interest in Andrzej Sapkowski's works caused by the Netflix series.

Netflix Releases Interactive Map of The Witcher Universe

Konrad Serafinski, 11 January 2020, 20:50

Netflix released an interactive world map of The Witcher series. It is accompanied by a timeline on which we can find chronologically arranged events relevant to the plot of the series. Also, Jaskier's birthday.

Henry Cavill Thanks Fans For Watching Netflix's Witcher

Jacob Blazewicz, 10 January 2020, 23:02

Henry Cavill is pleased with The Witcher's reception by the audience. This is what his entry on Instagram suggests, in which he thanked the fans for appreciating the series and announced his return to the role in the second season, whose production has just started.

Production of The Witcher Season 2 has Started

Milosz Szubert, 08 January 2020, 23:10

Lauren S. Hissrich informed on Twitter about the start of production of the second season of The Witcher. In addition, Netflix has published the official chronology of events presented in the first season.

Witcher's Showrunner on Skin Color, Nilfgaard and Pierogis

Christian Pieniazek, 07 January 2020, 23:45

Reddit hosted an AMA session with the showrunner of The Witcher from Netflix. Lauren S. Hissrich referred, among other things, to the question of the actors' skin colour, the way the Nilfgaard troops were presented, as well as the presence of typically Polish accents in subsequent seasons.

Remix of „Toss A Coin to Your Witcher” Praised by Makers of TV Show

Paul Wozniak, 04 January 2020, 23:43

An electronic remix of the ballad „Toss A Coin to Your Witcher” from Netflix's series appeared online. The song was liked by many fans and even praised on the official Twitter account of the TV series. We also found out that the choreographer of most of the fights of the first season won't be working on the second season.

Over 8 Million Copies of The Witcher 3 Sold on Steam, Sales Boosted by TV Show

Bart Swiatek, 03 January 2020, 12:48

The premiere of The Witcher series on Netflix, as well as the preceding promo campaign, had a very positive impact on sales of The Witcher 3 on Steam. In the last 6 months alone, CD Projekt RED's game has reached 2 million customers. In total, Wild Hunt was bought over 8 million times on Steam.

Baginski: We Made Quite a lot of Mistakes When Making The Witcher

Konrad Serafinski, 02 January 2020, 11:25

Tomasz Baginski revealed in an interview with Polish website wyborcza.pl that not everything went according to plan with The Witcher. However, the producer stresses that in the case of the second season the film crew is in a much better position.

Netflix's Witcher Among Most Popular Titles of 2019

Agnes Adamus, 30 December 2019, 23:14

The end of the year is a time for summaries. Therefore, Netflix has provided lists of the most popular productions from several countries. It follows that The Witcher has become very popular around the world. The series ranked first in the Polish, Austrian and German rankings.

The Witcher 3 a Step Away From New Popularity Record on Steam

Adrian Werner, 29 December 2019, 17:23

Netflix's Witcher series drives the popularity of CD Projekt RED's trilogy. Yesterday, The Witcher: Enhanced Edition set a new record of activity on Steam, and The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt can repeat this feat any moment now. Andrzej Sapkowski became the most popular writer on Amazon.

Netflix's Witcher Praised on Rotten Tomatoes and Metacritic

Jacob Blazewicz, 27 December 2019, 20:35

The Witcher may not have impressed the critics, but the show gained a devoted audience. The Netflix series is highly-rated among the Internet users, who share their impressions on Rotten Tomatoes and Metacritic.

Mark Hamill Would Like to Play Vesemir in Netflix's Witcher Series

Laty, 27 December 2019, 12:35

There is speculation about the cast of the Witcher in season 2. This time, Vesemir was the main topic, as Mark Hamill claims he would like to play the character. Meanwhile, Jaskier's „Toss a Coin to Your Witcher” is becoming a hit on the Internet in 10 languages.

The Witcher's Showrunner on Plans for Season 2 and Behind the Scenes

Konrad Serafinski, 24 December 2019, 14:20

Lauren S. Hissrich, showrunner of the Witcher from Netflix, gave an interesting interview to GamesRadar+. In it, the artist talked about her plans for the second season and revealed several behind-the-scenes stories from the production of the show.

Sapkowski Delighted with Cavill's Geralt

Laty, 24 December 2019, 11:17

The Witcher is one of Netflix's greatest successes so far. The author of the source material is satisfied with Henry Cavill's acting and compares him to Viggo Mortensen as Aragorn in The Lord of the Rings.

Number of Witcher Players Grows After the Premiere of Netflix's Show

Adrian Werner, 23 December 2019, 14:12

Thanks to the premiere of The Witcher from Netflix, the number of players of CD Projekt RED's RPG trilogy has increased significantly on Steam.

The Witcher Netflix Series Reviews; Character Names Have Too Many Vowels

Bart Swiatek, 20 December 2019, 13:45

Today, The Witcher, an adaptation of the books by Polish fantasy writer Andrzej Sapkowski, debuted on Netflix. The show has already been rated by critics and now boasts an average of 71% and 53% on Rotten Tomatoes and Metacritic. Have the producers delivered?

The Witcher Series Premieres on Netflix

Adrian Werner, 20 December 2019, 11:25

As announced, The Witcher, an adaptation of Andrzej Sapkowski's fantasy saga, made its debut on Netflix. The first season consists of eight episodes and all of them are available simultaneously.

Netflix Will Hire an Accredited (or Equivalent) Witcher

AS, 17 December 2019, 23:29

Netflix is looking for a witcher as security staff. The company offers a contract and a healthy lifestyle, as the job is performed outdoors. The candidate should work independently, be a horse man/woman, have experience in solving conflicts with both people and monsters. We kindly inform you that all necessary equipment is to be procured by the candidate.

The Witcher Netflix Series Release Time

Bart Swiatek, 17 December 2019, 14:20

In just a few days, on Friday, December 20, the long-awaited The Witcher, based on the prose of Andrzej Sapkowski, will debut on Netflix. Here a reminder of the most essential information about the show, including release hours around the world.

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.

Netflix's Witcher - Here Are Two Songs From the Show's Soundtrack

Adrian Werner, 07 December 2019, 21:04

Composers Sonya Belousova and Giona Ostinelli have released two music tracks from the soundtrack of The Witcher TV show, which will debut this month on Netflix.

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.

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.

New Facts About Second Season of Netflix's Witcher

Jacob Blazewicz, 02 December 2019, 23:47

Tomasz Baginski gave another interview on The Witcher TV show. The producer told us something about the behind the scenes of the show, as well as the plans for the second season.

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.

Netflix's The Witcher - Titles and Content of First 8 Episodes Revealed

Agnes Adamus, 22 November 2019, 22:37

Netflix reveals more information about The Witcher. The show's Twitter account features several entries revealing titles and outlines of individual episodes.