In addition to Éile, the other important player will reportedly be Fjall, a figure from a rival clan to Éile's. However a tragic event forces her to pick up her sword once again as she seeks vengeance. The Witcher: Blood Origin will happen 1,200 years earlier than the occasions of The Witcher, and recount the creation of the "first prototype Witcher", per a synopsis, and the occasions that led to the Conjunction of the Spheres.
The runaway success of The Witcher on Netflix has prompted the streaming giant to think big when it comes to expanding the series. Andrzej Sapkowski, who is the author of "The Witcher" book series, will serve as a creative consultant on the prequel. The Waterford man, who was one of the writers on the first series of "The Witcher", will executive produce alongside Lauren Schmidt Hissrich ('The Umbrella Academy', "Daredevil')". Jason Brown and Sean Daniel from Hivemind, and Tomek Baginski and Jarek Sawko from Platige Films are all executive producers.
The eagle-eyed among you might have spotted the first prequel, the animated movie The Witcher: Nightmare of the Wolf from South Korean animation studio Studio Mir (who've given us impressively-animated and told shows like The Legend of Korra and Voltron: Legendary Defender), is coming later this year as per Netflix's "worth the wait" section of upcoming titles.
The Henry Cavill-led fantasy series The Witcher has been a huge success for Netflix. There's no launch date set for the collection, however The Witcher season 2 is presently wrapping up manufacturing after COVID-19 delays, with a watch towards a 2021 launch. Geralt of Rivia, a solitary monster hunter, struggles to find his place in a world where people often prove more wicked than beasts.
British actress Jodie Turner-Smith is one of the most sought-after actresses at the moment. But when destiny hurtles him toward a powerful sorceress, and a young princess with a unsafe secret, the three must learn to navigate the increasingly volatile Continent together.
If you like to read the original work before seeing the adaptation, you can find The Witcher collection right here on Amazon.