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Geralt's hansa was a sworn fellowship under the leadership Geralt of Rivia, the white-haired witcher. With the primary goal of finding Geralt's lost foster child Ciri and lead her to safety, the hansa consisted of the Bard Dandelion, the talented archer Milva, the young Nilfgaardian knight Cahir, not to mention Regis, a 400 year old vampire, and Angoulême, an adolescent criminal - each with their own motivation for helping Geralt.
Geralt of Rivia (Polish: Geralt z Rivii) is a witcher and the protagonist of the Witcher series of books by Andrzej Sapkowski and its adaptations (including The Witcher, The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings and the upcoming The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt computer games). Witchers are monster hunters for hire. They possess nearly superhuman abilities and are expert swordsmen.
Andrzej Sapkowski, born 21 June 1948 in Łódź, is a Polish fantasy writer. Sapkowski studied economics, and before turning to writing, he had worked as a senior sales representative for a foreign trade company. His first short story, "The Witcher" ("Wiedźmin"), was published in Fantastyka, Poland's leading fantasy literary magazine, in 1986 and was enormously successful both with readers and critics. Sapkowski has created a series of tales based on the world of "The Witcher", comprising three collections of short stories and five novels. This cycle and his many other works have made him one of the best-known fantasy authors in Poland in the 1990s.
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