The Witcher Prequel Series Announced

The world just can't get enough of The Witcher and today, Netflix seemed to agree. To help give more of The Witcher world to fans, a prequel series has been announced! "The Witcher: Blood Origin" will take place 1,200 years before Geralt of Rivia. Now we know Geralt doesn't age like normal humans but that is far enough back that he wasn't even born yet. The new prequel will cover the origins of the Witchers, and cover how the continent dealt with elves, magic, Witchers, and humans but more importantly, how they merged together to create the continent of Geralt's time. Lauren Hissrich tweeted out her excitement and support for the spin off:

This has been the toughest secret to keep! I've always wanted to dive deeper into the myth and lore of the Continent, and now fans will have a chance to explore it with Declan de Barra (showrunner) in a prequel series, "The Witcher: Blood Origin". Elves, and enemies, and the end, oh my...

Are you excited for the expansion? With The Witcher season 2 on the way, the animated companion and now the prequel, the world of The Witcher has never been more available to explore! Let us know your thoughts in the comments below and in our forum!

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