The Witcher Netflix

Following on from its successful The Witcher series, Netflix has announced a new six-part prequel called The Witcher: Blood Origin, set 1200 years before the events of the main show.

The announcement was made on social media today, confirming that the main series' showrunner Lauren Schmidt Hissrich will be returning alongside Declan de Barra, who also wrote an episode for the show.

No release date or further details have been shared just yet, although Hissrich has also taken to social media to confirm that Witcher creator Andrzej Sapkowski will be involved. She said, "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..."

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