The Witcher: The spin-off of the series starring Geralt de Rivia will take place many centuries before the events of the main saga. December 17 was a date marked in the calendars of the followers of The Witcher saga. The Netflix series has finally released its second season, which is now available on the platform. What fans weren’t expecting is a gift in the form of information about the spin-off miniseries currently in development. The prequel The Witcher: Blood Origin will be released in 2022, as revealed in the small teaser trailer published on social networks.
There are no images, not even static, of the actors in the skin of the characters. The teaser is limited to showing the official logo. However, in a subsequent tweet, the official account of The Witcher has made public some arts, which represent maps and other iconographic elements of the fantasy saga created by Andrzej Sapkowski.
🩸 We told you this could be special! 🩸 Merry #Witchmas one and all!
Please enjoy a closer look at our prequel series, Blood Origin, and credit to everyone looking for even more… pic.twitter.com/KSCMyNmFIR
— The Witcher (@witchernetflix) December 17, 2021
“We told you this would be special,” they said on Twitter. Merry Witchmas to everyone! Please enjoy a first look at our prequel series, Blood Origin. ”
Conjunction of Spheres
Set more than a millennium before Geralt of Rivia’s story, The Witcher: Blood Origin will tell the events that led to the Conjunction of the Spheres, a key moment that reverberated and changed the world forever. Before, humans, monsters and other species lived in different universes, but what happened 1,200 ago marked the future of humanity to unsuspected limits. The series will also focus on explaining how the first warlock was created. Before normal people, then mutated humans. Only the strongest survive the process.
The Witcher: Blood Origin added Michelle Yeoh, the star of Star Trek: Discovery, to the cast, who will play Scían, an elven and nomadic swordswoman who is also the last of her species. Powerful and deadly, she is capable of killing her enemies in seconds.