Season 3 of The Witcher would, according to showrunner Lauren Schmidt Hissrich, place more of an emphasis on the original books.

The Witcher, which is based on a book series of the same name by Polish novelist Andrzej Sapkowski, centres on the passive anti-hero Geralt of Rivia (Henry Cavill), who goes on monster-hunting adventures in a magical world.

With the help of potions that lengthen his life and give him magical skills, Geralt finds himself in the heart of a political power struggle involving several countries while also defending a young orphaned princess named Cirilla (Freya Allan), who possesses immense strength.

Season 3 of The Witcher would, according to showrunner Lauren Schmidt Hissrich, place more of an emphasis on the original books.

The showrunner promised that season 3 will incorporate more of Sapkowski's source material while taking the time to respond to a few of them in an effort to defend her work.

The fantasy series The Witcher received mixed reviews from critics upon its premiere in late 2019; as a result, it has a 69% rating on Rotten Tomatoes.

However, viewers gave the season a 90% Fresh rating, indicating that they were happy with it overall.

However, viewers gave the season a 90% Fresh rating, indicating that they were happy with it overall.

Eskel, a cherished character from the books, is the subject of one such salient criticism.