September 25, 2021

Netflix announced today that The Witcher has been renewed for a third season. The pickup is another early one for the fantasy drama, coming three months ahead of its sophomore debut.

Best known for the popular series of video games, The Witcher originated as a series of novels by Andrzej Sapkowski. The TV show follows a monster hunter by the name of Geralt of Rivia, who is struggling to find his place in a world where people are often more wicked than beasts. When destiny unites him with a powerful sorceress and a young princess, the three must work to navigate the volatile Continent together.

Season 2 of The Witcher will premiere on Friday, December 17. Look for Season 3 in 2022.