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AMD's angry at Nvidia because of Geralt's fabulous hair


There's just too much blast processing
May 21
 
Oh hey, it’s that thing that happens every time a new major release comes out. AMD and Nvidia are trading blows yet again about the performance problems some have reported in beard-cultivating simulator The Witcher 3: W...




Is The Witcher 3 hanging after the opening cutscene for you?


Here's some tips to get you going again
May 20
 
Having trouble with The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt? You're not the only one. Some Xbox One and PlayStation 4 players over on GameFAQs, Reddit and Twitter are reporting that the game hangs after the opening ...




Very Quick Tips: The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt


Geralt can't catch a break
May 19
 
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt is an improvement upon its predecessor in a lot of ways, and despite the fact that it's a tad more streamlined, there is a learning curve involved. Here's a few quick tips to get you started.




Maybe you shouldn't download that Witcher 3 patch on Xbox One


What's important to you?
May 18
 
Before firing up The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt for its global launch tomorrow, you'll be prompted to download a day one update. This patch is supposed to fix some issues, and generally make everything better. That's not quit...




Game News Haikus: Bloodstained, Fallout 4, The Witcher 3, and more


Zen-distilled stories
May 18
 
To fans of weird deadpan comedy poetry: I'd like to extend my humblest apologies for the hiatus. I'd like to say I was celebrating the 10th episode by taking some time off, but the reality is that I have just been super busy...




Weekend Deals: Witcher 3, Galactic Civilizations III up to 28% off


Now where's my $500 GPU...
May 16
 
The The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt is finally releasing next week May 19th. It's storming in for the usual MSRP of $59.99 on console and PC - unless you preorder on PC where there's a 10% discount anywhere you shop. It's even ...




The Witcher collection, Sword of Destiny, sees UK release May 21 (win a copy here)


Books, aye, remember them?!
May 16
 
As we all know, Geralt of Rivia is back on fine video game form with The Witcher 3: The Wild Hunt, but lesser known is his return to print with Sword of Destiny. First published in 1992, Andrzej Sapkowski's second short story...




TMZ Alert: Nip slip in The Witcher 3 cinematic trailer


Good thing we're here to report
May 14
 
Wouldn't it be great to run a site that focuses on video game characters as if they were out doing celebrity stuff? Marcus Fenix got out of a limo wearing no underwear! Exclusive photos! Nathan Drake's unflattering day at th...




The Witcher 3 has dynamic beard growth


Watch that fuzz grow in real time
May 13
 
The Witcher 3 is a sprawling fantasy epic that sees a gruff manly man travel across the world doing all sorts of manly things in a semi realistic world. Perhaps most interesting about The Witcher 3's quest for virtual realism...




Review: The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt


100% more Witchay Woman
May 12
 
I have an odd history with The Witcher series. I absolutely fell in love with the first game near launch, at the behest of a friend, and adored the way it approached morality. Typically, games of that era would offer up black...




One million people have pre-ordered The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt


Are you one of them?
May 12
 
Over a million people have pre-ordered The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt. And even though it's yet to be released -- the game goes on sale May 19 -- the hotly anticipated RPG has already scooped up a bunch of awards ("over 200" accord...




The Witcher 3 looks decent enough on Xbox One


Our review goes up tomorrow morning
May 11
 
On Xbox One, The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt runs at 900p and 30 frames per second. On PlayStation 4, 1080p and 30 frames per second. On PC, uh... how much disposable income do you have? This official footage of the Xbox One versio...




All the Witcher 3 pre-order deals available at up to 28% off


Witchin' deals
May 08
 
Update: Title was previously "up to 35% off" but that was in error given the GMG deal has been long gone. Sorry for the goof. There's a mini pre-order price war of sorts going on with The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, and unsurp...




Watch Conan O'Brien's The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt playthrough


Our review next week
May 08
 
I always enjoy Conan O'Brien's Clueless Gamer segments. He's stuck with them for roughly three years now, and never claims to be a fan of gaming in general -- but he still looks like he has fun doing it. This time he takes o...




Green Man Gaming and CD Projekt Red are having a bit of a tiff


It's all a bit he-said, she-said
May 07
 
Well ain’t this a clusterfuck? GameSpot has reported that CD Projekt Red struck out against game selling site Green Man Gaming, claiming that the codes of The Witcher 3 they’re supplying didn’t come from&nbs...




Weekend deals: Witcher III, Project Cars & other May releases


Games for Summer
May 03
 
Nothing to do in the summer? How about hours and hours of Witcher? Though the game was delayed several months from its original late 2014 scheduled release, The Witcher III: Wild Hunt will release later this month on PC,...




Yep, The Witcher 3 on PC at 1080p and 60 frames per second is damn pretty


No shocker there
Apr 27
 
Those of you who have the beefiest of rigs are in for a treat when The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt releases in a few weeks. As if this comes as a surprise to anyone, it looks absolutely great when running at 1080p and 60 frame...




Witcher 3's newest TV ad takes an already-rare bird that much closer to extinction


Jay-Z got nothin' on this O.G. R.O.C.
Apr 24
 
Rocs are giant birds of prey in The Witcher's universe, and in a way, they can be likened to the Giant Squid in our universe. According to the game's wiki, it's extremely rare to actually see one alive, as they usually only ...




Plough yourself, mutant: This Witcher 3 quest cracks me up


I don't know about this guy
Apr 22
 
In this PC footage of The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt brought to you by Xbox (check the YouTube account), we're shown around nine minutes of a sidequest involving a merchant and his lost cargo. The quest description sets the scene:...




Check out my boy Charles Dance in The Witcher 3


Great character actor
Apr 21
 
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt is nearly upon us, with a rapidly approaching May 19 worldwide release date. For the time being though you can check out Charles Dance in action, who will be playing the Emperor of Nilfgaard in ...




New Witcher Xbox One bundles coming soon to Europe


No limited edition console, though
Apr 15
 
Microsoft has confirmed the release of two all-new The Witcher 3 Xbox One bundles for selected EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa) territories. The bundles include a standard Xbox One console, a digital code for The Witcher...




Look away from these 4K screens of The Witcher 3


Unless you're wealthy or something
Apr 13
 
If an image or video is tagged as 4K, yeah, I'm more than likely gonna click on it. Even if it's media showing a game at a level of graphical fidelity I can't possibly attain with my computer. Misery loves company, so please ...




The Witcher 3 DLC gets priced, including a Season Pass


Get both expansions for £20
Apr 13
 
Are you eagerly awaiting the launch of The Witcher 3 next month? Want to purchase a huge chunk of extra content before the game has even released? Well, if you do then we now know how much doing so will set you back. Accordin...




This Witcher 3 overview trailer is cut well, also funny


Looks like a hell of a game
Apr 10
 
In this overview for The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, protagonist Geralt and a woman sit on a unicorn in just their underwear and she uses "breathtaking magic" to dissolve her bra (quick, cut away!). It was at that point I shed som...




A Witcher 3 playtester needed 25 hours to speedrun the game


The Internet can probably do it quicker
Apr 09
 
Everyone knew that The Witcher 3:Wild Hunt would be a massive game. CD Projekt Red's been touting that since early development, and, frankly, it was just kind of assumed anyway. Sure, there will be plenty of non-integral...




Size matters: The Witcher 3 dev is proud of how big its two add-ons are


'Hearts of Stone' and 'Blood and Wine'
Apr 07
 
The customary development cycle for large-scale videogames in 2015 all but necessitates that the conclusion of working on a base title segues into working on downloadable content. That's just how it works now. And, that's wha...




Watch the bewitchering first 15 minutes of The Witcher 3


Lilac and gooseberries
Apr 06
 
This is the first 15 minutes of The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, without the opening cinematic, but still with a couple minutes of cutscene followed by horse riding and monster smashing. I've yet to catch up on the series ahead of ...




Geralt will grow a beard while you play The Witcher 3


FUTURE
Mar 23
 
Some would call beard growth in videogames insignificant -- a waste of time. They would be wrong. As spotted in the NeoGAF recap of German gaming magazine Gamestar.de's factoid-filled coverage of The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, pro...




There was almost ice skating in The Witcher 3


The concept was prototyped
Mar 09
 
Let's take a moment to imagine Geralt ice skating in The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt. Ahh, sweet bliss. Over the weekend, senior game designer Damien Monnier told a crowd at PAX East about CD Projekt RED's canceled feature. "It was ...




Here's what you'll find in The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt Xbox One Collector's Edition


The real-life version of Gwent sounds pretty cool
Mar 07
 
Hyped for The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt? Looking to throw down for the Collector's Edition? If you're not sure whether you want the PlayStation 4 or Xbox One version, this video might help sway you. Major Nelson has posted a vide...




CD Projekt RED isn't afraid to make The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt difficult


Some like it hot, and some sweat when the heat is on
Feb 06
 
If you're planning on purchasing The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt you're in for a tough journey. When developing the game, CD Projekt RED wanted to break the mold that action-RPGs have created lately with being too friendly, eve...




The Witcher 3 team recorded 16 hours of motion capture for sex scenes


Yep Yep Yep Yep Yep Yep Uh Huh
Feb 01
 
Do sex scenes in videogames ever arouse you or do they just look like two action figures rubbing their crotches together? Or both? If you're said "yes" or "both" to those questions then you're in luck. The upcoming action RP...




Witcher 3 may have 'Insanity' mode, deletes your save upon death


Plus, how to carry over choices from earlier games
Jan 28
 
I've always been fascinated with permadeath options in games. Witcher 3 might have a doozy. Witcher 3 senior game designer Damien Monnier and level designer Miles Tost recently streamed the game on Twitch and hosted...




Xbox One may only achieve 900p vs. PS4's 1080p in The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt


I can't even tell the difference with my glasses off!
Jan 28
 
German-language magazine Gamestar recently visited CD Projekt's HQ in Warsaw, Poland and was invited to play The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC. The publication reported the game was absolut...




I hope this video satisfies your desire for disclosure


It does satisfy my need for NITRO-FUELED MAYHEM
Jan 26
 
Here's the full triple-scoop disclosure bottom line. Alessandro and I went to cover this preview event for The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt last week. I was late to be added to the list, so we knew going in that we'd have to sh...




My first four hours with The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt


Not all who wander are lost
Jan 26
 
It's an exciting time to be into role-playing games. With the release of heavy hitters such as Dragon Age: Inquisition, Dark Souls II, Divinity: Original Sin, The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim, and Wasteland 2 in recent years, the ...




Witcher 3: Wild Hunt recap explains what the hell a witcher is


Witcher 2 free on Games for Gold
Jan 15
 
With the May 19 release date, everything's sort of filler from here on out for The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, be it eye-boring crows or a straight half hour of gameplay. This animated video offers a bit of background on magi...




Well, crap: Witcher 3 PC requirements released


Console version it is!
Jan 07
 
For some reason, I assumed I'd be able to play The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt on PC and have it look and run alright, but these newly-released system specifications suggest otherwise. Minimum System Requirements Intel CPU Core i5-...




These Witcher 3 steelbook covers look incredible


I'm getting a Drew Struzan vibe
Jan 02
 
CD Projekt RED has sent over some pictures of the new steelbook covers for The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, and they are gorgeous. There will be six renditions in all, which will be available with the Collector's Edition of the game...




CD Projekt moves The Witcher 3 to May 19, 2015


'[W]e see many details that need to be corrected'
Dec 08
 
CD Projekt RED already pushed The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt back to 2015, but the studio needs an extra few more months still. The massive action-RPG is now scheduled for May 19, 2015. The delay announcement is refreshing in that ...




Witcher FreeLC: Wild Hunt has 16 free pieces of DLC


Hehehehe, like '3,' but 'free' and like 'D,' but '3'
Nov 06
 
I am so stoked for The Witcher 3. Eye-boring crow!  Following up on last year's announcement that Wild Hunt's DLC would be free on PC, CD Projekt Red has confirmed that it will feature 16 pieces of DLC, all given out for...




The Witcher 3 intro cinematic: Yep, still want this


Witcher? I hardly even know her!
Oct 24
 
Eye-boring crow! Eye-boring crow!  Gameplay, of course.




Take a closer look at The Witcher 3's brave new open world


CD Projekt RED offers a tantalizing peek at the RPG's expansive environments
Sep 26
 
In the latest developer diary video for The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, senior level designer Peter Gelencser and fellow CD Projekt RED team members walk us through some of the new features we'll be seeing in the next installment ...




Want to watch 35 minutes of gameplay from The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt?


Of course you do
Aug 19
 
With gamescom now behind us, you'd figure that CD Projekt RED would keep a tight lid on all things related to The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt. But apparently not, as it would seem. A week after the show, the developers decided to un...




Look at all the crazy stuff that comes in The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt collector's edition


For Xbox One, that is
Aug 17
 
You thought you were just buying a game, but if you're getting the Xbox One Collector's Edition of The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, you're getting all kinds of good junk. Not one, but two card decks, a medallion, stickers, maps, an ...




Set aside five minutes for this Witcher 3 footage


Nothing good ever comes from swamps
Aug 14
 
An evil force is causing the villagers of Downwarren to sleepwalk into a nearby forest, never to come back, and it's up to Geralt to figure out what's going on. Yesterday's images looked as good as ever but there's no compar...




Sear your retinas with these Witcher 3: Wild Hunt screenshots from gamescom!


The latest screenshots and artwork from the stunning RPG
Aug 13
 
CD Projekt RED's Witcher games have a well-earned reputation for being easy on the eyes. These titles also have a reputation for putting video cards in their place. Even running two EVGA GTX 780 FTWs in SLI, I still...




Witcher 3 uses Nvidia's HairWorks for 200,000 strands of wolf hair


Same as the Call of Duty Ghost Dog
Jun 25
 
That Witcher 3 wolf is so majestic thanks to Nvidia's hair tech, which allows for artist control over waviness, clumping and density. This is a great day for furries everywhere (the hair tech is even used on the horse t...




Video: The Witcher 3: The Wild Hunt's spoiler leak and 'possible' sexy romance options


Why did somebody have to go and take a leak?
Jun 24
 
Watch out! Someone hacked into CD Projekt Red's Google Drive, making off with design docs containing numerous spoilers about The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt. Max Scoville, meanwhile, has acquired a full list of sexy, nasty romance options for Geralt of Rivia.




Watch out for The Witcher 3 spoilers


Design documents have leaked
Jun 23
 
Design documents for The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt have made the rounds online following the hacking of a developer's Google Drive. Not that you can really protect yourself from spoilers on the internet -- they always seem to find...








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