The creator of ‘The Witcher’ series for Netflix: “it Would have to be an idiot to say that they have not adapted well”

The creator of 'The Witcher' series for Netflix:

Has had video games, television series, and soon an anime in the form of a film, but the universe of ‘The Witcher’ it began with a literary saga, written by Andrzej Sapkowski, who, obviously, also your opinion on the recent adaptation of Netflix.

In Gizmodo have had the chance to interview him and chat with Sapkowski has no waste. In addition to clarify that only had positive reasons to react to the offer of the platform, also clarified how involved he was in the process of development of the series:

Not too much by the request itself. I don’t like to work very hard or for a long time. Well, I don’t like working at all. (…) I defend fully the freedom of the artist and his artistic expression. Not interfiero or put on my vision to other artists. I don’t insist or fight for anything. I advise when needed and asked me to.

Comparing video game and series

in Addition, he insisted on not praising the series because it would not be decent to do it when he is accredited, but also highlight the negative that may be because “would have to be an idiot to say that they have not adapted well. I am in the credits“. Nor is nothing wrong, in your response to the comparison between the video game ‘The Witcher’ and the series:

I can Not compare anything with the game because I’ve never played one. Since I have been a child, never played any game with the possible exception of the bridge, and poker. Video games are not for me, I prefer books as entertainment. Anyway, the series and the video games can not compare. Are approximations too different. You can’t compare a spaghetti carbonara with a bicycle.

What you expect from the second season

it was Also quite clear in showing his joy by the renewed interest in the novels and has animated to the fans of the series from Netflix to read them. Asked about what he hopes to the second season left a replica unforgettable:

Let me quote Joe Abercrombie, an author whose books are very much in my taste: “life is, basically, a fucking shit. It is best to keep low your expectations. You might be surprised in a pleasant way”.


The news The creator of ‘The Witcher’ series for Netflix: “it Would have to be an idiot to say that they have not adapted well” was originally published in Espinof by Mikel Zorrilla .


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The creator of ‘The Witcher’ series for Netflix: “it Would have to be an idiot to say that they have not adapted well”
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January 27, 2020


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