Although The Witcher has only aired only the first 8 episodes in season 1, The Witcher soon became an important strategic card of Netflix in the battle with a series of other streaming platforms. Not only is the world’s best-selling series in the first few weeks of its debut, The Witcher is also a rain of relief for the followers of fantasy films with a medieval scene that is extremely scarce in the market today.
In the first season, The Witcher adapted quite accurately the short stories in 2 episodes The Last Wish and Sword of Destiny by writer Andrzej Sapkowski. Despite the omission and changes of many small and large details, but in general, the “sweetie” of Netflix has successfully performed the most important task: Bringing the audience to the vast continental land with rife with hideous monsters, and introduce the main character throughout the following seasons, Geralt, Yennefer and Cirilla.
The Witcher season 1 has brought the most basic information about the context and personality of the main characters.
Although based on the main novel, the production team also paid special attention to CD Projekt RED’s The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt – a name that has helped many people become known and become fans of Universe monster hunter. In the first 8 episodes, Netflix installed a number of easter eggs related to this game as a gift to the audience. The most famous of these is Geralt’s bath scene, or this hunter himself also has the appearance of the game version when Henry Cavill deliberately mimicked the voice of Doug Cockle to bring the most perfect performance. .
Before the response from the viewers, recently producer and writer Lauren S. Hissrich has confirmed that she and her associates will continue to give fans a lot of details related to The Witcher 3: Wild. Hunt in the upcoming movie season (s). Not only does Ginger appear like the first season of ginger, Lauren claims these easter eggs will be included in the film as much as possible.
Share with TV Guide, she said: “We want to give a lot of details regarding The Witcher series. Previously I had the opportunity to visit CD Projekt RED and meet the talented people behind the blockbuster game. What they have been doing to the monster hunter is truly extraordinary. So whenever we can use the details they have created in the game, we will definitely do it right away.”.
The Witcher production team wanted to bring a lot of easter eggs related to the game version in the upcoming movie seasons.
Although The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt and the two previous games are not creations of Andrzej Sapkowski, it plays an important role for fans in the witcher universe. These 3 game sections can be considered as a high-class fan fiction, continuing the inadequate link in the story and providing a more complete scenario created by the players themselves according to their choices throughout the game. game.
Meanwhile, The Witcher of Netflix adheres to the plot of the novel version without mentioning the game script as many people mistakenly think. However, this can completely change in the future, because even season 1 has had many differences compared to the original. At least for now, we can definitely say that The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt’s silhouette will often be hidden in the following seasons to bring a bit of nostalgic feeling to fans. year of this series game.
The Witcher season 2 began shooting in early February of this year, before being postponed due to the effects of the Covid-19 pandemic. To make matters worse, actor Kristofer Hivju, who will play Nivellen next season, is positive for the SARS-CoV-2 virus and has to be isolated by his family for treatment. Thankfully, his health has stabilized again, and The Witcher is ready to continue production on August 17 with the hope of airing soon in 2021.
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