First ratings of the series “The Witcher” from Netflix: a pass for fans of the universe

The Witcher series from Netflix has finally reached release. Journalists managed to see the picture earlier

the rest and told whether it was worth spending time and money on adaptation.

What is known

After 8 reviews on Metacritic, the series receivedaverage rating of 53 points. The series earned 6.9 from users. Paste Magazine's critic gave The Witcher an 83, calling it a "wildly entertaining" series for fans and newcomers to the universe. At the same time, Entertainment gave the Netflix creation 0 points...

The series is mainly criticized for being drawn outnarration and boring dialogues. At the same time, “The Witcher” does not have time to sufficiently reveal important characters, although it rushes between them. The actors did a good job, although fans still had complaints about the choice of cast. Journalists also listed excessive pretentiousness and forced jokes as disadvantages. The only things that save the series are the action scenes and good graphics.

“Will you like The Witcher if you're a curious newbie? Maybe, but you have to be patient." - Hollywood Reporter, 50 points.

“It's more of a Saturday morning adventure than a prestige Sunday night show. If that sounds like fun to you, you're right." - The New York Times, 60 points.


  • Paste - 83
  • Slant - 63
  • The New York Times - 60
  • The guardian 60
  • Hollywood Reporter - 50

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