For those who’re a fan of Netflix’s The Witcher present, you’re in luck – there’s a brand-new collection based mostly on the universe created by writer Andrzej Sapkowski on the way in which. Titled The Witcher: Blood Origin, the “spin-off” collection has simply been introduced on Twitter, and can discover the world of the Witcher over a millennium earlier than Geralt of Rivia’s time.
As revealed by NXonNetflix and The Witcher present’s Twitter channels, the upcoming present will probably be a “six-part live-action The Witcher spin-off collection from Declan de Barra and Lauren Schmidt Hissrich”, with Hissrich being the govt producer and showrunner of Netflix’s The Witcher. “1200 years earlier than Geralt of Rivia, the worlds of monsters, males, and elves merged into one, and the primary Witcher got here to be,” the tweet offers as a synopsis.
Moreover, Hissrich has tweeted in regards to the present, saying it’s “been the hardest secret to maintain!” and that she’s needed to delve deeper into the “fable and lore of the Continent” for a very long time. Plus, it sounds just like the writer, Sapkowski himself, is concerned within the present not directly, too.
One person has requested whether or not he’s concerned, to which Hissrich has confirmed, “Hell sure”. It’s not clear to what extent he is likely to be linked to the present’s manufacturing simply but, although.
Ever puzzled how the primary Witcher got here to be?
Saying The Witcher: Blood Origin, a 6 half, reside motion The Witcher spinoff collection, set within the 1200 years previous to its story. Delivered to you by Declan de Barra and Lauren Schmidt Hissrich. https://t.co/He0LIILHbv
— The Witcher (@witchernetflix) July 27, 2020
Declan de Barra has additionally been concerned within the current The Witcher present, writing the fourth episode of season one, ‘Of Banquets, Bastards, and Burials’, and is reported to be writing for the second season, too, in response to Redanian Intelligence.
— r/NetflixWitcher (@netflixwitcher) July 27, 2020
Past these particulars, there’s little revealed in regards to the present simply but, however hopefully we’ll hear extra within the not-too-distant future. Whether or not we’ll get to see it hit our screens any time quickly can also be just a little up within the air proper now, given The Witcher season two was shut down due to the outbreak of COVID-19, although it appears to be like like it’s starting up again now, so fingers crossed we’ll be capable of leap again into the world of The Witcher(s) quickly – particularly as there’s additionally that animated Netflix The Witcher movie on the way in which, too. Pretty.