The Witcher S2E2 Is So-So

Score: 7 By Benjamin Rose Audio Version Below Article We begin with Yennefer dreaming of a quiet domestic life with Geralt, but this dream quickly turns into a nightmare when a red-robed figure abducts and burns the baby Yennefer has imagined herself having. Back in the real world, Yennefer and Fringilla are now prisoners ofContinue reading “The Witcher S2E2 Is So-So”

The Witcher Finally Earns Its Medallion: Season 2, Episode 1 Review

Score: 9 By Benjamin Rose Audio Version Below Article The Path returns from a year-long hiatus to bring you the first new Netflix’ The Witcher review! As we eagerly await the release of Blood Origin and season 3 in December/January of this upcoming year, Tanya and I will be writing the long-belated episode-by-episode and overallContinue reading “The Witcher Finally Earns Its Medallion: Season 2, Episode 1 Review”

Nightmare of the Wolf: Animated Witcher Content = Better Witcher Content

Score: 6.8/10 From Witcher showrunner Lauren Schmidt Hissrich comes the latest addition to the Netflix Witcher franchise, a brand new film titled Nightmare of the Wolf… and guess what, it’s animated!! With a lengthy gap existing between the releases of the first and second season of The Witcher, the Netflix live action adaptation of theContinue reading Nightmare of the Wolf: Animated Witcher Content = Better Witcher Content”

Studio Mir: The Pen Behind the Film

By: Holly Ross Earlier this week, The Witcher’s animated prequel film, The Nightmare of the Wolf, was released on Netflix, and has so far received good to excellent reviews. As of the conception of this article, the movie boasts an impressive 100% on rotten tomatoes (based on 16 critics reviews) and has an audience ratingContinue reading “Studio Mir: The Pen Behind the Film”

Examining Roach, Geralt’s Rotational Ride or Die

By Danielle Whitaker Eagle-eyed viewers of Netflix’s The Witcher, an adaptation of the written Witcher saga by Andrzej Sapkowski, likely realized that the famed, four-legged companion that routinely appears at Geralt’s (Henry Cavill) side are actually several different horses all named Roach. If you didn’t happen to then that’s completely understandable too. In your defense,Continue reading “Examining Roach, Geralt’s Rotational Ride or Die”

Of Monsters, Mythology and Men (Part Two)

By Danielle Whitaker Netflix’s The Witcher adaptation pits the infamous White Wolf against a thick throng of monsters featured in myths and across the world. The second half of this analysis focuses more on how the knowledge of the traditional lore adds entirely more subtext to creatures that appear in the show. As well asContinue reading “Of Monsters, Mythology and Men (Part Two)”

In Defense of The Witcher’s Multiple Timelines

By: Holly Ross Episode 1 of The Witcher starts off by introducing us to Geralt in the midst of battle: his face pale and his eyes dark as he engages in combat with the kikimora. The episode then jumps straight into the first narrative of the story: a live-action retelling of “The Lesser Evil.” 12Continue reading “In Defense of The Witcher’s Multiple Timelines”

Of Monsters, Mythology and Men (Part One)

By Danielle Whitaker Netflix’s The Witcher adaptation features a horde of horrifying monsters both on-screen and off, from lore and myths all across the globe. Why are there so many contributions from so many different cultures instead of the run of the mill creatures that appear in most fantasy themes? What do these differences meanContinue reading “Of Monsters, Mythology and Men (Part One)”