The Witcher Netflix TV series is finally out and both critics and fans are loving it. Henry Cavill stars as Geralt of Rivia in the magical fantasy show based on the bestseller book series which has also been adapted to video games. Ever since Game of Thrones has ended, a lot of fantasy shows are emerging to take its place and The Witcher has been even better than GOT at its peak.
Netflix has already started work on season 2 of The Witcher and even the Henry Cavill is prepping for the sequel. Here is a brief review of The Witcher and more information on ‘The Witcher season 2’ release date, trailer, cast and plot details.
The Witcher Season 1 Netflix Review
The Witcher reviews are mostly positive and praising the show for its storyline, acting, action and cinematography. Henry Cavill is perfect in the role of Geralt and he has also performed most of his stunts himself, which makes the action scenes look even better as there are no unnecessary cuts. Critics are calling The Witcher on Netflix as dark and brutal but in a good way and have praised the small details in the intricate storyline.
— Greg Miller (@GameOverGreggy) December 21, 2019
watching this new series on Netflix — ‘The Witcher’. the plot is twisted but the fighting scenes are so insane and graphic. and the music ! oh, the music is beautiful. so beautiful.
— Fireboy DML (@fireboydml) December 21, 2019
The Witcher premise shouldn’t work in a regular world but when we adapt to all the craziness, it kind of makes sense. In conclusion, the Witcher is amazing, a refreshing take on the genre and with some room improvement, season 2 can even be better than the first season.
The Witcher Season 2 Release Date, Trailer, Cast and Plot Details
The Witcher season 2 has been officially confirmed by Netflix and filming will start in the early days of 2020. Henry Cavill had an opening window in his busy schedule and it is why the makers are hurrying for the second season. While it is not fixed for now, The Witcher season 2 release date would be in early 2021 as per some of the reports.
Henry Cavill, Anya Chalotra and Freya Allan will return in the roles of Geralt, Yennefer and Ciri respectively for The Witcher season 2 as these characters are present throughout the books. The plot of the second season will also be based on The Witcher books and ‘The Last Wish’ could be adapted for season 2 of the Netflix show. Fans could expect the first glimpse at new footage when Netflix releases, ‘The Witcher season 2’ trailer around the end of 2020.