Geralt of Rivia (Polish: Geralt z Rivii) is now an all too well-known character to the gaming world. The main protagonist of the Witcher book series by Andrzej Sapkowski and its adaptations (including the famous Witcher video games.) Witchers are monster hunters for hire (think Supernatural set in a dark fantasy medieval setting, and way cooler.) They possess superhuman abilities and are expert swordsmen. Since a lot of you will be starting directly with The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, here are some less known facts about our hero Geralt and his companion.