|Name:||Wiedźmin / The Witcher|
|Creator:||Andrzej Sapkowski; CD Projekt Red|
|Medium:||novels; video game|
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The Witcher is a franchise based on a series of Polish fantasy books and stories by Andrzej Sapkowski. It was adapted into a film, a television series, video games, and a graphic novel series. The three video games in particular have be very successful.
The story takes place in a medieval fantasy world and follows Geralt of Rivia, one of a few traveling monster hunters who have supernatural powers, known as Witchers. "Witchers" like Geralt are monster hunters who (with training and body modification) develop supernatural abilities at a young age to battle deadly beasts.
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The novels were published from 1993 to 2013
The game's system of moral choices as part of the storyline was noted for its time-delayed consequences and lack of black-and-white morality.
- The Witcher (video game) - 2007
- The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings - 2011
- The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt - 2015
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