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The Witcher

  1. close reads
    How Can The Witcher Be So Fun and So Incoherent?This show makes absolutely no sense, which is why it’s so enjoyable.
  2. close reads
    The Women of The Witcher Get Their DueSubtle but significant changes to the Witcher books make all the difference in Netflix’s hit adaptation.
  3. toss a coin to your witcher
    The Witcher’s Geralt Is a Hero for the Gig EconomyOur favorite freelance witcher spends the entire season underpaid, underappreciated, and underemployed. Who can relate?
  4. call a lawyer
    How Exactly Does the ‘Law of Surprise’ Work in The Witcher?The most confusing thing about The Witcher, explained.
  5. beginner's guide
    What to Know About The Witcher If You Know Absolutely Nothing About The WitcherA handy guide to the characters, their stories, what’s worth paying attention to, and what you can ignore.
  6. timeline
    The Witcher Season One: A Straightforward ChronologyThe series’ convoluted three-timeline structure can get confusing, and fast, so here’s a helpful guide to the season’s biggest moments, in order.
  7. extremely online
    The Witcher Meme That Put Henry Cavill in a BathtubA very short history of Tub Geralt.
  8. spoilers
    Let’s Discuss The Witcher’s Biggest SpoilersThese are the many baffling moments Netflix deemed too significant to share before the series began. Do they live up to the hype?
  9. overnights
    The Witcher Season-Finale Recap: Under SiegeThe final episode of the season is surprisingly light on the witcher himself, but makes up for it in magical spectacle.
  10. overnights
    The Witcher Recap: Life During WartimeThe era of the sword and the axe is nigh, as the series returns to where it started to begin bringing its three timelines together.
  11. overnights
    The Witcher Recap: Imagine DragonsIf The Witcher is going to really dig into this world, it probably needs to start establishing what’s interesting about Geralt’s enemies.
  12. overnights
    The Witcher Recap: I Dream of DjinnOur two most dynamic protagonists — Geralt and Yennefer — meet for the first time in an episode that’s light on plot and heavy on sexual tension.
  13. overnights
    The Witcher Recap: Wedding CrashersA social contract known as the Law of Surprise lives up to its name.
  14. overnights
    The Witcher Recap: The Belle of the BallAs Geralt’s latest gig finds him in the middle of a whodunit, Yennefer takes drastic measures to grab power on her own terms.
  15. overnights
    The Witcher Recap: Do You Believe in Magic?While Geralt is on a fun little adventure with an obnoxious but charming new friend, a parallel plot introduces us to the young sorceress Yennefer.
  16. tv review
    10 Things You Won’t See in The WitcherNetflix doesn’t want us talking about what happens in The Witcher, so here’s some stuff that definitely doesn’t happen in The Witcher.
  17. overnights
    The Witcher Series Premiere Recap: I Put a Spell on YouMeet Geralt of Rivia, a witcher just doing his best to not kill anybody despite everybody wanting him to kill somebody.
  18. trailer mix
    Thank God The Witcher Trailer Includes the Essential Henry Cavill Bathtub ShotWell. Hello.
  19. sdcc 2019
    No One Wanted to Be in The Witcher More Than Henry CavillHe accrued not one but four swords in an effort to become Geralt of Rivia in the streaming service’s answer to Game of Thrones.
  20. great adaptations
    15 Fantasy Adaptations We’re Excited to See on TV SoonSwords, potions, magic, oh my.
  21. first looks
    Henry Cavill Has Some Intense Legolas Hair in First Look at The WitcherGeralt of Rivia is looking pretty serious.
  22. movies
    Henry Cavill Is Either Very Okay or Very Not Okay About Maybe Not Being SupermanHe’s either celebrating or … we need to call someone.