The Witcher: Blood Origin Review – A Story Meant for Everyone That Satisfies No One

By Luis Navarro, Writer, P.F.I. Co-Host Rating: 5/10* The Witcher: Blood Origin is a limited series released on December 25th, 2022 by Netflix. It is an adaptation from The Witcher book series written by Andrzej Sapkowski and created by Declan de Barra and Lauren Schmidt Hissrich as a prequel to the main saga. The showContinue reading “The Witcher: Blood Origin Review – A Story Meant for Everyone That Satisfies No One”

The Lesser Evil: A Retrospective

By Benjamin Rose, Editor In the opening hours of The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, a brief prowl around the pirate-ridden Northwest coast of Velen yields a characteristic micro-drama. If Geralt wanders to the right crossroad, he’ll encounter a group of Northerners preparing to lynch a Nilfgaardian deserter. Off the bat, no information is available aboutContinue reading “The Lesser Evil: A Retrospective”

P.F.I. The Last Wish Part 1

A deep dive into The Last Wish as part of a two-part preview of our upcoming 2023 series The Witcher Audio Commentary Project, featuring a chapter-by-chapter analysis of the entire Witcher Saga. https://media.blubrry.com/poor_fucking_infantry/content.blubrry.com/poor_fucking_infantry/The_Last_Wish_Part_1_edited.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

The Rings of Power Is Not So Powerful

By Benjamin Rose, Editor Score: 5.5 Should we have expected better? I’m not sure. Over a year ago I wrote an article titled “Amazon’s Lord of the Rings Will Please No One”, and it did not disappoint. From its opening, Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power confuses grandeur with grandiosity, trading in portentousContinue reading “The Rings of Power Is Not So Powerful”

P.F.I. Episode 4

P.F.I returns with a discussion of The Witcher Season 2 Episode 4, “Redanian Intelligence”. Personnel Benjamin Rose, Host Luis Navarro, Co-Host Louis Campbell, Sound Engineer https://media.blubrry.com/poor_fucking_infantry/content.blubrry.com/poor_fucking_infantry/episode_4_1_corrected.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

Geralt’s Story: Season 1 vs. Season 2

By Tanya Malik Geralt of Rivia, or the “White Wolf”, is the main character of the Witcher books, games, and the Netflix series. The son of the sorceress Visenna, he was abandoned with the School of the Wolf at the stronghold of Kaer Morhen, where he was trained to become a Witcher by Vesemir. DuringContinue reading Geralt’s Story: Season 1 vs. Season 2