Nilfgaard: From Laughing Stock to Legend

By Danielle Whitaker From the rule of the sexual fanatic, Emperor Fergus Var Emeris, to the elusive Usurper, the Netflix adaptation of Andrzej Sapkowski’s Witcher series spends the majority of its episodes switching between the past Nilfgaard that only served as a laughingstock of the Continent and the newly reformed superpower that tears through theContinue reading “Nilfgaard: From Laughing Stock to Legend”

Reexamining Calanthe, The Lioness of Cintra

If there’s one thing that the Netflix adaptation of Andrzej Sapkowski’s The Witcher series does exceptionally well, it’s convincing you that the characters in it are exactly who they look like at first glance. Queen Calanthe of Cintra is a prime example of this considering how honorless she looks on the surface versus who sheContinue reading “Reexamining Calanthe, The Lioness of Cintra”

Destiny Connections: Renfri and Stregobor

By Danielle Whitaker From the very first episode, “The End’s Beginning”, Netflix’s newest adaptation of The Witcher series by Andrzej Sapkowski explores the idea that destiny is an irresistible power capable of bonding the lives of individuals despite their wishes or in some cases, their beliefs. While a majority of the pairings seem to occurContinue reading “Destiny Connections: Renfri and Stregobor”