The Witcher franchise's next expansion is closer to its roots. The Witcher was a book before it became a series of games, and now the brand is heading back to print with a new series of comic books.
Dark Horse Comics The Witcher: Witch's Lament, a limited series written by Bartosz Sztybor, the narrative manager and writer for developer CD Projekt Red. The series is drawn by Vanesa R. Del Ray (Scarlet Witch), with colors by Jordie Bellaire (Batman) and letters by Aditya Bidikar. You can see the cover to issue #1 below:(Image Credit: Dark Horse/CD Projekt Red)
(Image Credit: Dark Horse/CD Projekt Red)
The Witcher: Witch's Lament deals with the death of a witch who was burned at the stake. Geralt becomes entangled with the woman when she haunts his dreams, claiming that a bigger conspiracy is behind her murder. Geralt sets out to uncover the mystery, which leads him straight into some serious danger.
The Witcher: Witch's Lament will be four issues long, and the first is set to release on May 26th, 2021.