The Witcher Summary
Showrunner Lauren Schmidt Hissrich, who was producer and writer on Netflix and Marvel's Daredevil and The Defenders, has completed the first script for The Witcher based on Andrzej Sapkowski's books.
You might not be zooming into Gerald's behind again anytime soon, but you'll see him on your screens again. Just on Netflix, instead.
For some, the knowledge the The Witcher franchise is based on a book comes as a surprise. To others, not so much. But either way, the unanimous decision would that the author Andrzej Sapkowski would have a rather impressive bank balance at this point. Not true.
The Witcher videogames, based on the book series by Polish writer Andrzej Sapkowski, have made the property hot enough that The Sean Daniel Company is preparing to produce a full length Witcher film. It will be directed by Oscar nominated director Tomasz Bagiński.
Artwork update believed to confirm return of 'dearly missed' Shani in The Witcher 3's Hearts of Stone expansion
Seemingly good news for those campaigning for the return of Shani, the red-haired medic from the original Witcher RPG. An updated artwork for the expansions seems to include Shani quite prominently.
has teased before that "new and dearly missed" characters will be turning up in the expansions. The studio refuses to confirm whether it's her saying they'll "leave that for the community to figure out."