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Overview

The Witcher 3 goes open world

The Witcher III: The Wild Hunt is a game currently in development by CD Projekt RED, the creators of the popular RPG series The Witcher. This game is confirmed to be the third and final part of Geralt's story, and is to be the first open-world game in the 'Witcher' franchise. Along with the game's announcement a flurry of in game screenshots showcasing CD Projekt RED's own latest updated REDengine 3 technology. The game is set to release on the PC, Xbox One and PlayStation 4 on May 19, 2015.

The game's subtext 'The Wild Hunt" is a indication on the story's direction, in the story's fiction The Wild Hunt is a group of riders that abduct people then forcing them to join. In The Witcher 2 the plot took a turn and was reveled from Geralt's lost memory his lover was kidnapped by The Wild Hunt.

Gameplay

The Witcher now with horses

The game will track both player choice and actions which ultimately affect how the game will end. The developers say that these choices can either be very tiny or absolutely major. There are 36 different endings to the game, with more than 300 minor variations in the story. Depending on the platform, previous character imports will be possible. On the PlayStation 4, the developer has made note that there will be a way to define old actions and decisions before starting a new game.

Releases

Standard Edition

Standard Boxed Copy
  • Blu-ray Disc with the game
  • An exclusive CD with the official soundtrack
  • The official, developer-created "Witcher Universe - The Compendium"
  • A beautiful, detailed map of the in-game world
  • A set of unique Witcher 3 stickers
  • A stylish, protective sleeve

Every physical copy (Consoles/PC) comes packed with goodies.

Collector's Edition

The huge Collector's Edition
  • The standard edition of the game, containing: the official soundtrack, a beautiful and detailed map of the in-game world, unique stickers, and the developer-created "Witcher Universe - The Compendium"
  • A giant, 33x24x25 cm, 100% hand painted, Polystone figure of Geralt of Rivia battling a Griffin
  • An exclusive, collector grade Witcher medallion
  • A one of a kind SteelBook (tm)
  • A two-hundred page artbook, containing breathtaking art from the game
  • Huge outer and inner Collector’s Boxes you can store your Witcher merchandise in!

GOG.com Exclusive

GOG.com version
  • Extended soundtrack with 4 exclusive tracks
  • High quality digital artbook with over 200 pages of original art
  • HD Wallpapers
  • Artwork
  • Avatars
  • Bonus Videos (1080p)
  • World Map (Detailed map of the entire region)

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