It wouldn’t be wrong if we say that The Witcher is the most anticipated series of 2019. Fans have waited long for the Henry Cavill-starrer to come out, and it’s only a matter of hours before it does.
The Witcher Season 1: Netflix update and Time
The Witcher Season 1 is coming to streaming platform Netflix with a total of eight episodes. It is a drama series, slated to air in December. Henry Cavill stars as Geralt, the lead of the show. The Witcher is based on the Polish novels by Andrzej Sapkowski, just like the CD Projekt Red RPG series that we’re so keen on here at PC Gamer. You’d be thrilled to know that Season 2 of The Witcher was confirmed a month ago.
Season 1 airs on Friday, December 20, 2019. All the eight episodes will come out at once on Netflix. Each episode will be around 60 minutes long. The Witcher belongs to the genre of drama, action, adventure, and fantasy. Sapkowski is creator has worked as the creative consultant on The Witcher.
Here is the episode list of The Witcher, Season 1:
Here’s the list of episode titles, followed by the poem formed by their descriptions.
- The End’s Beginning
- Four Marks
- Betrayer Moon
- Of Banquets, Bastards and Burials
- Bottled Appetites
- Rare Species
- Before a Fall
- Much More
The Witcher Season 1: Streaming Details
Season 1 airs on Netflix this Friday, December 20, 2019. The show is just an adaptation of the Games and not the books. The maker Lauren Hissrich has seven seasons mapped out already. Netflix hasn’t provided us with an exact premiere time of the show, but based on past Netflix Original premieres, The Witcher will come out at 12:00 am PST.
The Witcher Season 1: Cast
- Henry Cavill as Geralt of Rivia
- Freya Allan as Princess Ciri
- Anya Chalotra as Yennefer of Vengerberg
- Jodhi May as Queen Calanthe
- Björn Hlynur Haraldsson as King Eist Tuirseach
- Adam Levy as Mousesack
- MyAnna Buring as Tissaia de Vries
- Mimi Ndiweni as Fringilla Vigo
- Therica Wilson-Read as Sabrina Glevissig
- Emma Appleton as Princess Renfri
The show is out worldwide on Netflix. So it really doesn’t matter what country one lives in. The official description states The Witcher traces the story of Geralt of Rivia, a solitary monster hunter, who struggles to find his place in a world where people often prove more wicked than beasts. But when destiny hurtles him toward a powerful sorceress and a young princess with a dangerous secret, the three must learn to navigate the increasingly volatile Continent together.