Category: Behind the Scenes

The Witcher concept art shows alternative look for dryads, Nilfgaardians, dwarves and more

The first season of Netflix’s The Witcher saw the introduction of many of the Continent’s races with each of them having a distinct look. Some viewers were happy with what they saw, some were not. In any case, we already know from leaked pictures and assurances from showrunner Lauren Hissrich that both the elves and

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Unused Witcher costumes reveal lore-friendly Jaskier hat and Renfri flashbacks

Anyone who has watched The Witcher on Netflix will attest that, other than Henry Cavill’s monster slayer and Anya Chalotra’s sorceress, the breakout performance of the season belongs to Joey Batey and the bard Jaskier. Though Batey managed to bring the novels’ character to life quite admirably, one important change sets him apart from the

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Behind the Scenes with The Witcher’s monsters

Netflix’s recently released fantasy series, The Witcher, tells the tale of Geralt of Rivia (played by Superman’s Henry Cavill). Belonging to the Guild of Witchers, Geralt is a solitary monster hunter with superhuman abilities and tackles many a beast throughout the show’s eight episodes. Now, we’re happy to reveal some new behind-the-scenes material we have

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Game of Thrones’ David J. Peterson explains how he created The Witcher’s Elder Speech

Netflix’s upcoming fantasy hit, The Witcher, is launching on Netflix on Friday the 20 of December and the show’s promotion has entered high gear. The Henry Cavill-led series is based on a saga of Polish books written by Andrzej Sapkowski, who created a realistic fantasy world with its own history, its own politics and also

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Redanian Archives XVI: Behind the Scenes of The Witcher’s last week of filming

With The Witcher‘s release date fast approaching, Netflix are bombarding the fans with a constant wave of Henry Cavill interviews, worldwide panels and new footage. It is almost hard to remember the dark times of yore, when we worked very hard to find and reveal new information about the show. In this report, we conclude

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