Namespaces

Variants

Share

Share
Actions

Witcher Wiki

From Witcher Wiki
Jump to: navigation, search


Welcome to the official Witcher Wiki.

Help us create a guide to The Witcher games, Witcher books and
other adaptations of Andrzej Sapkowski's works!
Content



image by IvanCEs on DeviantArt

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.

Geralt is known also as Gwynbleidd (Elder Speech meaning "The White Wolf", a name which was given to him by the dryads), as well as the Butcher of Blaviken.
read more...

Featured video
More videos...
Check out more Witcher videos on CD Projekt's youtube channel

BuchmesseFfm2005 Sapkowski.jpg

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.
read more...

English translations

To date, only one collection of short stories and the first three novels in the Witcher saga have been translated into English.

The Last Wish 2.jpg
The Last Wish
collection of short stories

Blood of Elves UK.jpg
Blood of Elves
the first novel in the saga
TimeofContempt cover.jpg
Time of Contempt
the second novel in the saga

Baptism Of Fire.jpg
Baptism of Fire
the third novel in the saga
Featured images



News
All Hail Asheral!

18 July 2014 by Game widow (talk) • no comments

Asheral has been single-handedly translating the witcher saga for the English speaking world! Not content with the sluggish speed of the established press, he has worked wonders! Check out his translations which are conveniently linked on The Witcher forums.


DuckDuckGo now sports The Witcher Wiki search bang!

22 June 2014 by Gilrond (talk) • 6 comments

I submitted a proposal for The Witcher Wiki DuckDuckGo search bang (!tww) and they just accepted it! You can now search directly in the Wiki through DuckDuckGo using !tww bang (very useful for example if you set DuckDuckGo as your default search engine in the browser, so it gives you ability to search in the wiki straight from your browser search bar).

→ Read more...
Season of Storms is coming

26 October 2013 by Game widow (talk) • one comment

Season of Storms is the latest offering from Andrzej Sapkowski. After swearing that there would never be another Witcher novel, our favourite author has coughed up a new installment. This latest novel is set between the original short stories and the saga.

→ Read more...

Subscribe to the Atom or RSS Newslist.

Add a Blog item


The Witcher on Twitter


Community

We are currently maintaining 4,499 articles!

Recent changes | New pages | Missing pages

How to help

See how you can help contribute to the Official Witcher Wiki! Remember to maintain a standard for grammar and punctuation in your contributions, please.

Register

Register an account to keep track of your contributions.