Netflix is working on its next biggest hit “Shadow and Bone”. The Witcher, Stranger things, Enola Holmes, Queens Gambit, and many more are some of the biggest hits of Netflix. The streaming giant is not planning to stop any time soon. Netflix is bringing new things to watch every month.
Queen Gambit was recently declared the most-watched series on the platform this year. It makes sense why Netflix is bringing thrilling and exciting shows like this to the streaming service. However, Shadow Bones is expected to break the records as well. Netflix has a lot of new and exciting ideas for projects. The streaming service is also working on Viking’s spin-off. The new show is exciting, dark, and magical as well. Fans of the book have high expectations from the upcoming project.
Every streaming platform is trying to dominate the magical and adventure genres. Percy Jackson at Disney Plus, Game of Thrones on HBO. After Game of Thrones ended in 2019, Netflix released “The Witcher” to get the same hype as Game of Thrones did. Now, they want to get the same appreciation from the critics and the audience with “Shadow and Bone”.
Shadow and Bone Plot
Netflix’s Shadow and Bone is based on Leigh Bardugo‘s Grishaverse series. The show is based on the story of the kingdom of Ravka. The powerful magic is known as “The Fold” is destroying and taking over the kingdom. The heroine “Alina Starkov” is going to save the kingdom with her extraordinary powers. Alina’s extra-ordinary powers soon make her well-known for her powers in her Kingdom. But, General Kirigan is also after her because of her powers.
According to the official synopsis on Netflix:
“Based on Leigh Bardugo’s worldwide bestselling Grishaverse novels, ‘Shadow and Bone’ finds us in a war-torn world where the lowly soldier and orphan Alina Starkov has just unleashed an extraordinary power that could be the key to setting her country free. With the monstrous threat of the Shadow Fold looming, Alina is torn from everything she knows to train as part of an elite army of magical soldiers known as Grisha. But as she struggles to hone her power, she finds that allies and enemies can be one and the same and that nothing in this lavish world is what it seems. There are dangerous forces at play, including a crew of charismatic criminals, and it will take more than magic to survive.”
Jessie Mei Lei , Ben Barnes , Archie Renaux, Freddy Carter, Amita Suman, and Kit Young are going to be part of the upcoming series.
The show is expected to release on April 23 , 2021 on Netflix.
Aliza Fatima is a writer/author at The Panther Tech.