Despite several of the major studios sitting out Comic-Con this year, Netflix has some major plans for the show. Earlier today, the streamer announced panels for both of its highly anticipated original series The Witcher and The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance. These will both be featured inside of Comic-Con’s legendary Hall H, so be prepared to camp outside for a chance to see Henry Cavill among others.
THE WITCHER: A NETFLIX ORIGINAL SERIES
Friday, 7/19/2019; 2:15PM – 3:00PM Hall H
Based on the best-selling fantasy series of books, THE WITCHER is an epic tale of fate and family. Be among the first to get the exclusive scoop on the highly anticipated new Netflix original series centering around famed monster hunter, Geralt of Rivia. Be introduced to the world of The Continent, where humans, elves, witchers, gnomes, and monsters battle to survive and thrive, and where good and evil is not easily identified.
NETFLIX PRESENTS: THE DARK CRYSTAL: AGE OF RESISTANCE
Friday, 7/19/2019; 3:30PM – 5:15PM Hall H
Netflix presents an exclusive sneak peek at the highly-anticipated fantasy series, THE DARK CRYSTAL: AGE OF RESISTANCE, based on Jim Henson’s groundbreaking 1982 feature film, THE DARK CRYSTAL. In this stunning new prequel, three Gelfling discover the horrifying secret behind the Skeksis’ power, and set out on an epic journey to ignite the fires of rebellion and save their world. Realized using classic puppetry with cutting edge visual effects, the cast and creators discuss all of your burning questions about bringing Thra to life.
It’s assumed that fans will be treated to some kind of exclusive footage from both of the series, and as a long-shot, screen the pilot for one or both of them.
San Diego Comic-Con runs from July 17th-21st this year.
Get your first look at Henry Cavill in The Witcher! pic.twitter.com/1O2eWS1MkP
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