Netflix will bet on a new and ambitious adaptation of the fantastic universe of The Witcher, in this will participate the original author of the novels, Andrzej Sapkowski, as a consultant.
“We can not be more enthusiastic about the possibility of exploring this universe” and “Sapkowski has created a rich and memorable world, which is magical and familiar at the same time”, said some good Netflix executives.
The adaptation will be in charge of Sean Daniel Company, the company who has already produced material like The Mummy and the remake of Ben-Hur.
“I’m excited that Netflix is in charge of adapting my stories,” said the Polish writer Andrzej Sapkowski, who affirms that this new series will be directly connected with the original material and with all the subjects that it has treated during the last 30 Years.
“The characters are original, funny and surprising, we can not wait to give them life on Netflix,” say producers of this upcoming series, Sean Daniel and Jason Brown.
To recreate the special effects has been contracted to the Polish company Platige Image, who in the past have been responsible for cinematographic scenes of games like Watch Dogs 2, Prey and Geralt de Rivia.