Netflix has continuously banged the media with its big hits like Stranger Things, The Witcher, etc. As soon as the trailer of Shadow and Bone comes out, everyone now has an eye for the upcoming fantasy series. We all have already got the alert in 2020 itself that we would enjoy some of the most anticipated movies in 2021. After the big hit, Tom and Jerry Movie hitting the box office with great fame booms its time to long for something thrilling at Netflix. The collection of The Grishaverse books series, Shadow and Bone book series by Leigh Bardugo is now documented on Netflix. If you’re too not a book reader and prefer to just watch everything on YouTube or somewhere else, then the upcoming Netflix Shadow Bone Series is going to rock our weekends. You’ll find the girl who’s never good at anything but finds herself possessing dormant power that saves a life. Here grasp the glimpse of the story of the upcoming new action series on Netflix, get to watch its trailer, and pin the release date on your calendars.
Shadow and Bone by Leigh Bardugo Book Story:
If you’ve already read the book, then you’ll familiar with the aspect where the suspense is created in Shadow and Bone trailer. It’s about the times when a great nation Ravka was torn in two by the Shadow Fold and got surrounded by enemies. This Shadow Fold is a swath of near impenetrable darkness crawling with the monster who loves to feast on human flesh. At this time, Alina Strakov who has never been good at anything takes the challenge to change the world. Moreover, when her regiment is attacked on the Shadow Fold and her close friend is injured badly, Alina reveals some dormant power that saves his life. The power that Alina posses could be the key to setting her war-ravaged country free. Despite she knows that she is whisked away to the royal court to be trained as a member of Grisha- the magical elite led by the mysterious Darkling. However, there is nothing like the things we see in this lavish world. Drenched in the darkness and an entre kingdom depends upon untamed powers, it’s Alina who will have to confront the secrets of the Grisha… and the secrets of her heart.
Here watch the official Shadow and Bone trailer giving you an idea about the storyline as well as revealing the release date in the end.
Netflix places its bets against Amazon Prime and HBO Max:
Just after Game of Thrones ended in 2019, the audience has been scoring the market to watch something worthy. Whereas, studios worldwide have also been scrambling to find the next fantasy thrilling series with global appeal. Similarly, Amazon Prime is working on their project “Lord of the Rings” series. And HBO is developing multiple GOT spinoffs and prequels series. Meanwhile, Netflix took a stand with Shadow and Bone, a fantasy drama based on Leigh Bardugo’s world’s bestselling Grishaverse novels.
As Netflix has previously struck fandom gold with The Witcher, so its indicates us to wait and see if Shadow and Bone can similarly capture our collective imagination.
Jessie Mei Li as Alina Starkov along with the rest of Shadow and Bone Cast
Alina Starkov ( Jessie Mei Li) is a lowly soldier and orphan. Along with her, there’s plenty to like in the trailer: a richly drawn old fictional world, gorgeous special effects of the dream world, and Prince Caspian himself. Moreover, Ben Barnes is seen as General Kirigan, Archie Renaux as Malyen Oretsev, Kit Young as Jesper Fahey, Freddy Carter as Kaz Brekker, and Amita Suman as Inej Ghafa. There are many are supporting characters as well in the movie.
Shadow and Bone Episodes plus their release dates:
You’ll be able to stream the Shadow and Bone series in eight episodes. Here following are the titles of the episodes, however; all the episodes will be released on the same date April 23, 2021.
- A Searing Burst of Light
- We’re All Someone’s Monster
- Making at the Heart of the World
- Show Me Who You Are
- The Heart Is An Arrow
- The Unsea
- No Mourners