WitcherCon 2021: How To Watch And Schedule
WitcherCon's celebration of all things The Witcher will see a surprise or two when it debuts today.
The first-ever virtual Witcher event will be held on July 9, which is today, and ahead of that event Netflix has revealed what fans can expect from the show schedule. There will be plenty of behind-the-scenes goodies and news on the upcoming second season of the Netflix series, as well as discussions and deep dives on the game trilogy from CD Projekt Red.
How To Watch WitcherCon 2021
WitcherCon will kick off when The Witcher showrunner Lauren Schmidt Hissrich and several members of the cast draw cards from a deck of fan questions that will determine the path of the panel and the fate of the guests involved.
From there, Witcher game developer CD Projekt Red will talk about the franchise and how it was developed over the years, with the next panel being a pub quiz-style game between the game developers and The Witcher Netflix series. Another panel on the upcoming comic books and board game from The Witcher expanded universe will take place next, with the main event of WitcherCon being Tales from the White Wolf: A Spotlight Conversation with Henry Cavill.
Hosted by Josh Horowitz, the show will close out with Cavill talking about the show and possibly even having "a surprise or two" in store. Now that The Witcher Season 2 has finished shooting and is currently in post-production ahead of its release on Netflix later this year, that's likely a hint at a new teaser for the season being shown. A new promo was first released during Netflix's Geeked Week, that revealed a new look for Freya Allan's character Ciri.
WitcherCon 2021 Schedule Of Panels
The Witcher Season 2: Deck of Destiny - Panel Guests: Lauren Schmidt Hissrich, Anya Chalotra, Freya Allan, Mimî M Khayisa, Paul Bullion
Destinies collide when the cast and showrunner of Netflix's The Witcher draw cards from an enigmatic deck of fan questions that will determine the path of the panel and the immediate fate of the guests. But these are no ordinary cards - prepare for surprise reveals, backstage insights, and a dash of chaos as our panelists take us through their journey of filming Season 2.
CD Projekt Red's Memories from the Path: Stories Behind The Witcher Games
For over 13 years, the Witcher series of games has captured the imagination of gamers worldwide. Now, the developers behind the games discuss how they brought their immersive stories to life — before revisiting old memories, uncovering forgotten artifacts, and reminiscing about their favorite moments from the franchise
Geralt of T-Rivia - Panel Guests: Błażej Augustynek, Philipp Weber, Declan De Barra, Lauren Schmidt Hissrich
It's a meeting of the Witcher masterminds as key creators of the Witcher games and The Witcher Netflix series team up to test their knowledge of the wider Witcher universe. In this pub quiz-style game, behind-the-scenes tidbits and spoilery sneak peeks are prized just as much as the correct answers.
CD Projekt Red's The Witcher: Beyond Video Games - Panel Guests: Rafał Jaki, Bartosz Sztybor, Łukasz Woźniak
From detective noir to dark horror — all the way to the Old World and beyond, prepare to experience The Witcher's expanded universe with the latest details on the upcoming comic books and board game inspired by the franchise!
Tales from the White Wolf: A Spotlight Conversation with Henry Cavill, hosted by Josh Horowitz
To close out WitcherCon, fans will hear from Geralt of Rivia himself, Henry Cavill, who will sit down with moderator Josh Horowitz (MTV & Comedy Central host) for an in-depth conversation about fantasy, destiny, and the wider Witcher Universe. The White Wolf may even have a surprise or two in store…
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