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The Witcher: Season 1 (2019)



Critic Consensus: Though the world of The Witcher at times feels only half-formed, Henry Cavill brings brawny charisma to a series teeming with subversive fantasy elements and dark humor.


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Geralt of Rivia, a mutated monster-hunter for hire, journeys toward his destiny in a turbulent world where people often prove more wicked than beasts.


Joey Batey
as Jaskier
Tom Canton
as Filavandrel8
Lars Mikkelsen
as Stregobor
Maciej Musial
as Sir Lazlo
Amit Shah
as Torque
Judit Fekete
as Vanielle of Brugge
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Critic Reviews for The Witcher: Season 1

All Critics (84) | Top Critics (20)

It is messy, and absurd, but also -- it is fun.

January 2, 2020 | Full Review…

Who was that character? Which group do they belong to again? What timeline are we in? The whirlwind of scarcely explained backstory turns you into your hopelessly lost parent who just can't seem to figure out how to DVR Criminal Minds.

December 20, 2019 | Full Review…

The batshit energy driving a slew of increasingly odd choices makes for a pretty entertaining spectacle.

December 20, 2019 | Rating: B | Full Review…

And although "The Witcher" is more fantasy balderdash, it's also somewhat addictive fantasy balderdash. Bring on the blood-spilling, the orgies, the haunted forests and wizards: It seems we can't get enough.

December 26, 2019 | Rating: B | Full Review…

The Witcher is basically Game of Thrones, if Game of Thrones took itself less seriously.

February 19, 2020 | Full Review…

I wouldn't say it's the Game of Thrones killer Netflix were wishing for, but The Witcher is still worth a watch.

January 17, 2020 | Full Review…

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