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The Best Sci-Fi Binges You Can Watch in a Single Day (or Weekend)

Sometimes you just want the full story. Oh sure, you could start a binge of a show like Lost, The Expanse or Doctor Who today and keep watching that show for several months. But maybe you want to start something, finish it, and move onto the next thing.Read more...
Tags: Star Wars, Science, Star Trek, Back To The Future, Firefly, Batman, Lord Of The Rings, Black Mirror, The Matrix, Spider Man, Watchmen, The Witcher, The Dark Crystal, Watch It Nerds


The Witcher's Stunt Coordinator Breaks Down One of the Show's Most Monstrous Fights

You only need to have seen the very beginning of The Witcher to have witnessed Geralt’s battle with the Kikimora—a muddy, flailing clash of legs and weapons that sets the stage for the entire series. Now, a new behind-the-scenes video with the show’s fight coordinator takes us through the creation of that scene.Read more...
Tags: Science, Netflix, Streaming, Stunts, Witcher, Geralt, The Witcher, Night King


This Professional Cosplayer Showcases Her Transformation Into The Witcher's Renfri

Authentic cosplay takes a lot of work. It’s an incredible art, on par with professional costuming, except done by hobbyists and fans, some of whom get paid for it but mostly by people who just... really like it. In a new video, a cosplayer shows how to transform into one of The Wicher’s most enjoyable characters. Read more...
Tags: Science, Netflix, Cosplay, Witcher, The Witcher, Renfri, Wicher


Lord of the Rings & The Witcher Halting Production for Two Weeks

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Lord of the Rings & The Witcher Season 2 halting production for two weeks Three weeks after The Witcher began its second season production, Deadline is bringing word that Netflix has decided to follow suit with other studios and streamers as they officially halt the production of their Henry Cavill-led fantasy series for the duration of two weeks. In addition, the outlet is also reporting that Amazon has suspended the production for their highly-anticipated series adapta...
Tags: Amazon, TV, Hollywood, Movies, Netflix, New Zealand, TV News, Jackson, Henry Cavill, Lord Of The Rings, Tolkien, Sauron, Wolf, Amazon Prime Video, Amazon Studios, Witcher


‘Peaky Blinders,’ ‘Line of Duty’ Latest U.K. Dramas to Delay Production

Two of the U.K.’s most popular scripted shows, “Peaky Blinders” and “Line of Duty,” have postponed production in light of the coronavirus outbreak. World Productions’ “Line of Duty” is in its sixth season, as is Caryn Mandabach Productions and Tiger Aspect Productions’ “Peaky Blinders.” A BBC spokeswoman confirmed the delay in production to Variety: “In […]
Tags: News, Global, Bbc, Peaky Blinders, Line of Duty, The Witcher, Caryn Mandabach Productions


Netflix Halts Production on ‘The Witcher’ Amid Coronavirus Fears

Netflix has paused production in the U.K. of its fantasy drama “The Witcher” for two weeks as a result of the coronavirus outbreak, Variety has confirmed. “The Witcher” is the first major scripted series to be halted in the U.K. because of coronavirus. Produced in-house by Netflix, “The Witcher” is shot at Arborfield Studios to the […]
Tags: News, Global, Production, Netflix, Directors, Producers, The Witcher, Coronavirus, Arborfield Studios


New game in The Witcher world to be developed after Cyberpunk 2077

It won't be released any time soon, though
Tags: Gaming, News, Trends, CD Projekt Red, The Witcher, Cyberpunk 2077


CD Projekt Red Confirms there will be a “The Witcher” title that follows “Cyberpunk 2077”

In a recent interview CD Projekt president Adam Kiciński announced that the studio will be starting work on the next chapter in "The Witcher" franchise. The post CD Projekt Red Confirms there will be a “The Witcher” title that follows “Cyberpunk 2077” appeared first on ThinkComputers.org.
Tags: Gaming, All News, Gaming News, Pc Gaming, CD Projekt Red, The Witcher, Adam Kicinski, The Witcher 4


A First Look Inside Witcher Author Andrzej Sapkowski's Newly-Translated Historical Fantasy

Andrzej Sapkowski might be best known for writing the Witcher series (and giving incredibly candid interviews), but there are plenty of titles under his belt. His other major fantasy series—one that’s based on real history—is finally coming to the United States in the first English translation of The Tower of Fools. Read more...
Tags: Books, Science, United States, Book Excerpt, Andrzej Sapkowski, The Witcher, The Tower Of Fools, Tower Of Fools, Hussite Trilogy


Here's How 'Toss a Coin to Your Witcher,' the Catchiest Song on the Continent, Got Written

The Witcher had a good first season, mostly. But it had an even better breakout song, in the form of “Toss a Coin to Your Witcher,” a ballad sung by Jaskier (who I still call Dandelion in my heart, adaptation be damned) that becomes something of a theme song for the humble, grumpy Geralt of Rivia. Read more...
Tags: Science, Netflix, Henry Cavill, Witcher, Andrzej Sapkowski, The Witcher, JASKIER, Joey Batey, Toss A Coin To Your Witcher, O Valley Of Plenty


‘The Witcher’ Breakout Joey Batey Can’t Get ‘Toss a Coin’ Out of His Head Either

If you’ve had trouble getting the “Toss a Coin to Your Witcher” song from Netflix’s “The Witcher” out of your head, you can only imagine what it’s been like for Joey Batey.  “It’s pretty hellish, yeah,” says Batey, who plays Jaskier, the witty lute-playing bard who trails Henry Cavill’s Geralt in the epic fantasy series. […]
Tags: News, Actors, Netflix, Henry Cavill, Witcher, Batey, The Witcher, JASKIER, Joey Batey


The Morning Watch: VFX Artists React to ‘The Mandalorian’, Analyzing a Perfect Episode of ‘The Simpsons’ & More

The Morning Watch is a recurring feature that highlights a handful of noteworthy videos from around the web. They could be video essays, fanmade productions, featurettes, short films, hilarious sketches, or just anything that has to do with our favorite movies and TV shows. In this edition, the VFX artists react to the amazing, innovative visual effects used in the live-action Star Wars series The Mandalorian. Plus, Patrick (H) Willems analyzes a perfect episode of The Simpsons to see what make...
Tags: Movies, Harrison-Ford, Visual Effects, Indiana Jones, Vfx, Witcher, Gantz, Star-Wars, Video Of The Day, The-Simpsons, Willems, The Witcher, The Morning Watch, Patrick H Willems, Corridor Crew, The Mandalorian


Netflix’s The Witcher has found its Vesemir: Killing Eve’s Kim Bodnia

The Danish actor will be playing Geralt's father figure
Tags: News, Trends, Netflix, Kim Bodnia, Movies & TV, Geralt, The Witcher, Vesemir, The Witcher Season 2


Killing Eve’s Kim Bodnia Joins The Witcher Season 2

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Killing Eve’s Kim Bodnia joins The Witcher season 2 A week after landing Game of Thrones alum Kristofer Hivju for the second season of Netflix’s The Witcher adaptation, the cast has expanded with the addition of Killing Eve‘s Kim Bodnia in the iconic role of the oldest and most experienced witcher Vesemir, according to Deadline. RELATED: Game of Thrones’ Kristofer Hivju Joins The Witcher Season 2 Six other actors have also been cast for Season 2 including Paul Bullion...
Tags: TV, Movies, Netflix, Ireland, Poland, TV News, Henry Cavill, Wolf, Lambert, Lydia, Sean Daniel, Sean Daniel Company, Sabrina, Witcher, Andrzej Sapkowski, Kim Bodnia


The Witcher Finds Its Uncle Vesemir

Geralt of Rivia may be a surrogate father to young Ciri, but he’s got a father figure of his own. Netflix has announced that Killing Eve actor Kim Bodnia has joined the cast of The Witcher for season two. Read more...
Tags: Science, Netflix, Henry Cavill, Kim Bodnia, Ciri, The Witcher, Rivia


‘The Witcher’ Adds ‘Killing Eve’ Alum Kim Bodnia for Season 2

Viewers will soon have another witcher to toss a coin to. Kim Bodnia, whom many will know from playing Villanelle’s handler on “Killing Eve,” has been cast in season 2 of “The Witcher” on Netflix. He will play the eight-episode role Vesemir. Described as a charming relic of the witcher Golden Age, Vesemir is the […]
Tags: News, Netflix, Witcher, Kim Bodnia, Villanelle, The Witcher, Killing Eve


The Witcher season 2: Battlefield photos and more cast members confirmed

Another important witcher has been cast for the Netflix series
Tags: News, Trends, Netflix, Movies & TV, The Witcher


Game of Thrones’ Kristofer Hivju Joins The Witcher Season 2

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Game of Thrones’ Kristofer Hivju joins The Witcher Season 2 As production officially begins for the upcoming second season of The Witcher, Netflix has announced that Games of Thrones alum Kristofer Hivju has been tapped for the role of Nivellen in the next installment of the  Henry Cavill-led fantasy series adaptation. In the books, Nivellen was a cursed man, who was turned into a human beast by a young priestess. This will mark the latest TV project for Hivju since portra...
Tags: Hbo, TV, Movies, Netflix, Ireland, Poland, TV News, Streaming, Henry Cavill, Wolf, Lambert, Lydia, Dolittle, Sean Daniel, Sean Daniel Company, Sabrina


‘The Witcher’ Season 2 Production Starts in U.K., Adds Seven to Cast Including ‘Game of Thrones’ Star Kristofer Hivju

Production on fantasy epic “The Witcher” Season 2 has commenced in the U.K., with a planned launch in 2021, Netflix announced. The show also announced seven new cast members joining “The Witcher” for S2, including Kristofer Hivju, the Norwegian actor who played the red-bearded wilding leader Tormund Giantsbane on “Game of Thrones.” Netflix last month […]
Tags: News, Netflix, Henry Cavill, Witcher, Tormund Giantsbane, Kristofer Hivju, The Witcher, Production Starts in U K Adds Seven


‘The Witcher’ Season 2 Begins Production With New Cast Members, Including ‘Game of Thrones’ Alum Kristofer Hivju

Toss a coin to your Witcher, because the hit fantasy adventure series is coming back for season 2. Netflix has announced that The Witcher season 2 has begun production in the U.K., with a planned launch date in 2021. Henry Cavill returns in the title role of the gruff monster hunter, and is joined by his unlikely band of misfits: Anya Chalotra as the sorceress Yennefer, Freya Allan as the orphaned princess Ciri, and Joey Batey as everyone’s favorite bard Jaskier. The returning actors are joined...
Tags: Hbo, Television, Movies, Fantasy, Netflix, Henry Cavill, Ed Bazalgette, Witcher, Action/Adventure, Batey, Geralt, Kristofer Hivju, Hivju, Ciri, The Witcher, Lauren Schmidt Hissrich




Independence Day 3? Roland Emmerich Has Had Serious Thoughts About Making It

Jurassic World 3 adds another mysterious castmember. Beth Schwartz clarifies the current state of the Green Arrow and the Canaries spinoff. Doctor Who teases the beginning of the end. Plus, somehow there’s still more Brahms: The Boy II footage to show off, what’s to come on The Magicians, and a new look at the next …Read more...
Tags: Science, Doctor Who, The Magicians, Are You Afraid Of The Dark, Legends Of Tomorrow, Roland Emmerich, Brahms, Beast, The Call, Beth Schwartz, Bloodshot, The Witcher, Jurassic World 3, Independence Day 3, Brahms The Boy Ii, Vagrant Queen


Updates From Bill & Ted's Return, The Matrix 4, and More

The Falcon & The Winter Soldier adds another mysterious figure to its cast. A Game of Thrones favorite could join The Witcher’s second season. Get a look at the Bad Batch in a new clip from Star Wars: The Clone Wars’ return. Plus, new Castlevania art, and what’s to come on The Flash and Legends of Tomorrow. The Keanu…Read more...
Tags: Science, The Walking Dead, Ted, Bill, What We Do In The Shadows, The Flash, Legends Of Tomorrow, DMZ, Witcher, Star Wars The Clone Wars, Castlevania, The Matrix 4, The Witcher, Meander, Bill and Ted Face The Music, Power Rangers Beast Morphers


Game of Thrones’ Tormund Giantsbane might join The Witcher season 2

Game of Thrones actor Kristofer Hivju has reportedly joined the cast of The Witcher for the show's second season.
Tags: Trends, Game Of Thrones, Movies & TV, Tormund Giantsbane, Kristofer Hivju, The Witcher


The Witcher Casts a Pair of New Witchers For Season 2

There are a lot of monsters on the Continent. So to take ‘em out, you need a lotta witchers. Whole schools of ‘em, in fact. For its second season, The Witcher is packing in a couple more. Read more...
Tags: Science, Netflix, The Witcher, Kaer Morhen, Paul Bullion, Yasen Atour


With Our Delightfully Nerdy Valentine's Day Cards, You Can Become a Clan of 2

Love is in the air as Valentine’s Day is just around the corner (and right before a holiday weekend)! To celebrate this horniest of days, io9 is back with our latest collection of nerdy Valentines—featuring cameos from the Mandalorian, Jean-Luc Picard, Harley Quinn, and, of course...a Witcher in a tub.Read more...
Tags: Hbo, Science, Marvel, Disney, Netflix, Streaming, Birds Of Prey, Warner Bros, A24, Marvel Studios, DC Entertainment, Cbs All Access, Valentines Day, Watchmen, The Witcher, Midsommar


Nerdforge binds a leather book with an electrified Witcher sigils on the cover

Nerdforge is a young Norwegian couple who documents all of their creative projects on YouTube. Martina is a talented crafter who specializes in fantasy dioramas and book binding. In this episode, she binds a leather spell book and embellishes the cover with The Witcher signs (sigils) and the Wolf School medallion with glowing red eyes. Image: YouTube
Tags: Post, Video, News, Fantasy, Bookbinding, The Witcher, Wolf School, Swords and Sorcery, YouTube Martina


Nerdforge binds a leather book with an electrified Witcher sigil on the cover

Nerdforge is a young Norwegian couple who documents all of their creative projects on YouTube. Martina is a talented crafter who specializes in fantasy dioramas and book binding. In this episode, she binds a leather spell book and embellishes the cover with The Witcher signs (sigils) and the Wolf School medallion with glowing red eyes. Image: YouTube
Tags: Post, Video, Fantasy, Bookbinding, The Witcher, Wolf School, Swords and Sorcery, YouTube Martina


The Witcher Season 2 Adds Dolittle’s Carmel Laniado

BEGIN SLIDESHOW The Witcher Season 2 adds Dolittle’s Carmel Laniado According to Deadline, Dolittle actress Carmel Laniado has been tapped for a recurring role in the upcoming second season of Netflix’s Henry Cavill-led fantasy series adaptation of The Witcher. The new season will mark the British newcomer’s second TV show after making her acting debut in last year’s A Christmas Carol miniseries. Set to appear in a minimum of three episodes , Laniado will be portraying the role o...
Tags: UK, TV, Movies, Netflix, Poland, TV News, Streaming, Henry Cavill, Wolf, Dolittle, Sean Daniel, Sean Daniel Company, Witcher, Andrzej Sapkowski, ComingSoon, Calanthe


A Familiar Doctor Strange Face May Not Be Back for the Sequel

Does George Miller finally have the green light for the next Mad Max? Chris Chibnall teases Doctor Who’s Cybermen-packed season finale. Star Trek: Picard teases more Romulan mystery. Plus, what’s to come on Riverdale and Nancy Drew, and Vin Diesel is already talking about Fast 10. Spoilers get!Read more...
Tags: Science, Doctor Who, Vin Diesel, George Miller, Nancy Drew, Riverdale, Chris Chibnall, Picard, Fast and Furious 10, Fast and Furious, Black Lightning, The Matrix 4, The Witcher, Mad Max 5, Honey I Shrunk The Kids, Doom Patrol