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Netflix's The Witcher Adaptation Gets Epic First Trailer

The first trailer for Netflix's adaptation of The Witcher is here, and it teases the epic journey upon which series protagonist Geralt of Rivia is about to embark.

The trailer, which was first shown at series' panel at Comic-Con International in San Diego 2019, introduces the main characters of the series, including Geralt of Rivia, Yennefer, Ciri and various others. The trailer teases various action sequences, which will play a big role in the adaptation, and gives a look at some of the monsters with which Geralt of Rivia will be contending, both human and otherwise.

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The Netflix series will be based on Andrzej Sapkowski's book series and not the popular video games by CD Projekt Red. The series follows Geralt of Rivia (Henry Cavill), a monster hunter and the titular Witcher, as he deals with destiny and attempts to protect the princess Ciri (Freya Allan). The gritty fantasy universe is filled with an abundance of violence and magic.

The Witcher stars Henry Cavill as Geralt of Rivia, Anya Chalotra as Yennefer of Vengerberg, Freya Allan as Ciri and Joey Batey as Jaskier. The series will be available to stream this fall.

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