The Witcher may run for 20 years, based on its showrunner, Lauren Hissrich. Of course, that does not imply we’ll nonetheless be watching the present come 2039, however as Hissrich notes, there is definitely sufficient supply materials to maintain the Netflix collection going for a really very long time. The declare got here throughout a current Twitter interplay with a fan, the place Hissrich famous that whereas Season 1 will not embody “A Little Sacrifice” — a brief story in the Sword of Destiny assortment — future seasons actually may.
“It was reported yesterday that I had seven seasons mapped out,” mentioned Hissrich speaking a couple of quote of hers that mentioned she already has seven seasons of the present mapped out. “I said in another panel that the show could run for 20 years, there’s so much material. Keep the faith!”
It was reported yesterday that I had seven seasons mapped out. I mentioned in one other panel that the present may run for 20 years, there’s a lot materials. Keep the religion!
— Lauren S. Hissrich (@LHissrich) November 3, 2019
Again, this is not Hissrich saying the present might be on for 20 years, reasonably it is her saying there’s sufficient materials that it may run for 20 years. That mentioned, this additionally appears to be a touch of kinds that the collection may adapt the shorter tales which were reduce in future seasons.
At the second, it stays a thriller how the collection will sort out the supply materials. As you might know, The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt was a brand-new story inside The Witcher universe, however clearly it and the video games earlier than it drew plenty of inspiration from the books. It appears the present will draw extra immediately from the books than the video games, but it surely additionally appears like Hissrich and co. are able to put their very own spin on issues as effectively.
The Witcher’s first season is ready to drop on December 20 by way of Netflix. For extra information, rumors, leaks, media, and knowledge on the present, make sure to peep all of our earlier and intensive protection of it by clicking proper right here. Meanwhile, as at all times, be happy to go away a remark or two letting us know what you suppose or, alternatively, hit me up on Twitter @Tyler_Fischer_ and let me know over there.