Netflix's The Witcher: New trailer, Dec. 20 release date and everything else we know

CNET | 11/12/2019 | Staff
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Henry Cavill as Geralt of Rivia in The Witcher.

Netflix's adaptation of the fantasy book series The Witcher is almost here. The popular novels have already been adapted into a video game series and comic books, but some people have described the upcoming show as Netflix's answer to Game of Thrones.

Witcher - Story - Geralt - Rivia - Monster

The Witcher tells the story of Geralt of Rivia, a monster hunter who kills mythical beasts for money. He's cynical and pragmatic, but Geralt does reluctantly help those in need as he travels the fictional land of The Continent.

When's the release date?

Show - Dec - Trailer - Oct

The show will stream starting Dec. 20, according to the latest trailer, released on Oct. 31.

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Sept - Witcher - Fansite - Intelligence - Tweets

On Sept. 11, Witcher fansite Redandian Intelligence reported that it had found deleted tweets from Netflix's Netherlands Twitter account that listed the show's premiere as 97 days away, which would've been Dec. 17 -- not so far off.

On Sept. 13, a Netflix spokesperson told Video Game Chronicles that the posts were made in error and that the launch date hadn't been confirmed.

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The new trailer came during the Lucca Comics and Games convention in Lucca, Italy, on Oct. 31. The con will have multiple panels for the show, featuring the author of the books, Andrzej Sapkowski; showrunner Lauren Hissrich; Anya Chalotra, who plays Yennefer; and Freya Allan, who plays Ciri.

Hissrich and executive producer Tomasz Baginski broke down the trailer in a video uploaded to the Netflix Italian YouTube channel on Nov. 12.

Themes - Show - Rebirth - Cavill - Stunts

The two start off explaining one of the big themes of the show, which is rebirth. They also confirmed that Cavill does all of his stunts and swordplay. One reveal made in this video is the appearance of Geralt's bard friend, Jaskier who was called Dandelion in the US....
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