SDCC ’19: Netflix to Bring ‘The Witcher’ and ‘The Dark Crystal’ to Hall H


Now that it’s officially July, it’s time to really start digging into SDCC news. The con is in just over two weeks after all. Today, the media juggernaut Netflix revealed that it’ll have two highly anticipated originals not only coming to the con, but will have full presentations in the hallowed Halls of H.

Both properties will get their own presentations on Friday July 17th at starting at 2:15pm, within Hall H. The Witcher’s panel will run about 45 minutes.

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. 

From 3:30-5:15 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. 

We’re excited to see these stories come to life and learn more of their creation. No word on if Stranger Things will have a presence at this year’s con. Comic-Con starts on July 17 and we’ll be there to bring you the latest.

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