Netflix’s The Witcher season 3, episode 1 recap: “Shaerrawedd”

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After waiting two years, the third season of The Witcher is finally back on Netflix. The first episode is full of action, adventures, and mysteries.

The story continues from the previous season, focusing on what happens after the scary encounter between Voleth Meir and Ciri. Geralt, Yennefer, and Ciri are on a journey to stay safe from their enemies.

Geralt has trust issues with Yennefer but believes she wants a better future for Ciri.

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The Witcher season 3, episode 1 recap: Who sent the Jackapace to kill Ciri?

In the beginning, our trio is traveling and trying to find a safe place. But enemies keep chasing them, especially Ciri.

Geralt fights and defeats these enemies, but the danger is getting closer. They discover that Ciri’s enemy, Reince, sent a monster called a Jackapace to kill her.

Geralt figures out that Reince is the main threat, and they need to get rid of him. Ciri suggests a plan to lure Reince out and stop him.

The Witcher season 3, episode 1 recap: Struggles with trust and training

While traveling, Geralt trains Ciri to be a warrior, and Yennefer helps her learn magic. But Geralt still has trust issues with Yennefer.

She wants to earn his trust back and focuses on training Ciri. They spend some peaceful days together in the cottage of Geralt’s friend, Yarpen Zigrin, but it doesn’t last long.

The Witcher season 3, episode 1 recap: Elven struggles and Francesca’s mission

The elves are also struggling. Some of them, known as the Squirrels, want to reclaim their lost lands and fight with Queen Francesca.

But Francesca has a secret plan involving Ciri’s powers to create weapons for war. The Squirrels disagree with her approach, as it causes them to lose many soldiers.

The Witcher season 3, episode 1 recap: The battle and a surprising power

To stop Reince, Geralt and his friends create a plan. They spread rumors to reach Reince’s men, and a battle ensues.

During the battle, a mysterious and powerful force appears. Yennefer creates a portal, and Geralt fights Reince.

The battle ends with Geralt defeating Reince and disabling his magic. But casualties occur, including Francesca’s brother.

The Witcher season 3, episode 1 recap: Radovid’s interest and Philippa’s manipulation

Prince Vizimir wants to use Ciri for political gain, and his brother, Radovid, helps in the search for her. Philippa manipulates Jaskier into helping them find Ciri.

Radovid assures Jaskier that Vizimir wants to protect Ciri from her pursuers, but Jaskier doesn’t realize the potential consequences of his decision.

The Witcher season 3, episode 1 recap: New alliances and hidden dangers

Emhyr var Emreis burns his past but keeps Ciri’s portrait, showing possible affection. Aretuza, their planned destination, is dangerous because the Brotherhood of Mages secretly supports Reince.

Yennefer unknowingly puts Ciri in danger by taking her there.

The Witcher season 3, episode 1 recap: Conclusion

The first episode of The Witcher season 3 sets the stage for exciting adventures and unknown dangers. Geralt, Yennefer, and Ciri face challenges, make new alliances, and uncover mysteries.

Trust issues, powerful enemies, and a hidden power add to the suspense. Fans eagerly await the upcoming episodes to see what happens next in this gripping story.

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