A preview of the WitcherCon appeared in a Twitter conversation. Netflix and CD Projekt Red, publisher of The Witcher games, present the first event dedicated to the Witcher world.
hey Tweet embedAre you free on July 9th?
– The Witcher (witchergame) June 11, 2021
WitcherCon July 9. a program
The WitcherCon will take place on Friday, July 9, 2021. The organizers are promoting the event as an “exceptional celebration that brings together the worlds of video games and series, targeting both loyal and new fans of ‘The Witcher’.” The program will include, among other things, interactive panels with the creators of games and series about Geralt, new behind-the-scenes information and previously unreleased information about the entire “The Witcher” series.
Fans will also have the opportunity to take a closer look at the development and production of CD Projekt Red games, including the upcoming game for mobile devices. The Witcher: The killer beast. The program will also include shows on comics and equipment for fans, as well as the Netflix series The Witcher, licensed products, and the anime movie “The Witcher: Bane of the Wolf.”
In addition, expert analyzes of the lore, myths, monsters, and origins of the continent were prepared for the masses.
Fans will be able to watch WitcherCon on two separate broadcasts, each with unique content. The first coverage of WitcherCon will begin on Twitch and YouTube on July 9 at 7:00 PM. The second is on July 10 at 03:00 AM.
The organizers also confirmed in the announcement that the day The WitcherConie will not be announcing a new game in the series “The Witcher”.
“The Witcher” is a hit from Netflix and CD Projekt Red
The Witcher is a series of novels and short stories by Andrzej Sapkowski, that tells of the adventures of Geralt of Rivia. “The Witcher” became a world-famous brand thanks to the release of the game by CD Projekt, as well as the Sapkowski prose show available on Netflix.
The first eight-episode season of “The Witcher” premiered on Netflix on December 20, 2019. The production quickly gained huge popularity, a week after its premiere, it was among the most popular series. On VoD platforms in the USA, as well as the most watched Netflix series in Poland, Germany, France and Great Britain.
Soon after, Netflix confirmed that it intends to film another season of “The Witcher”. However, work on the series has been interrupted several times, mainly due to the coronavirus pandemic.
The first season is based on selected short stories by Andrzej Sapkowski from the collections “Miecz destiny” and “The Last Wish”, which predate the so-called wizard’s saga and were used to outline individual characters before they meet each other for the first time.
Lauren Schmidt Hissrich is the show’s model and executive producer. Cast: Henry Cavill, Anya Chalotra, Freya Allen, Joy Bate, Mae Anna Boring, Tom Canton, Lily Cooper, Jeremy Crawford, Eamonn Farren, Mahesh Jado, Terence Maynard, Lars Mikkelsen, Mimi M Khaisa, Royce Pearson, Wilson Mpomio, Anna Shaffer and Terica Wilson-Reed.
According to a CD Projekt report, sales of “The Witcher 3” in 2020 were slightly higher than they were in 2019. 84 percent of sales were digital distribution. More than half of sales went to PC (52%), 32% to PlayStation, 9% to Nintento Switch, and 7 percent. on Xbox. The company announced on Twitter, that sales of “The Witcher 3” exceeded 30 million copies since its premiere, and that the total sales of “The Witcher” games exceeded 50 million copies.