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The Witcher 3's free DLC run isn't over, a new quest debuts this week


Where the Cat and Wolf Play
Jun 30
 
Another week, another free content update for The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt. This time around it's a new quest, entitled "Where the Cat and the Wolf Play." For those who aren't aware, CD Projekt Red has been adding small bits of D...




This week's free Witcher 3 DLCs are a quest and armor set


'Later this week'
Jun 23
 
CD Projekt Red is making good on their promise to add in some free DLC post-launch for The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, even a month after launch. This week sees the release of a new quest (Contract: Skellige's Most Wanted) and a Sk...




The Witcher 3's already been played for ten millennia or so


That's right -- 10,000 years
Jun 12
 
CD Projekt Red's The Witcher 3 is the type of game that you can sink a whole lot of hours into. Open-world role-playing games tend to run on the long side. It took testers 25 hours to speedrun it, after all. Couple that ...




The newest batch of Witcher 3 DLC includes a quest and a Gwent set


Gotta collect 'em all
Jun 10
 
CD Projekt Red has committed to delivering some free DLC updates post-launch for The Witcher 3 fans. While they aren't spectacular (mostly small quests and cosmetic items), this is the exact kind of content that would be...




Witcher 3 sold 4 million in two weeks


You go, girl!
Jun 09
 
Despite some hiccups with bugs and other nitpicks, The Witcher 3 has been a rousing success for developer CD Projekt Red. It has even, thus far, managed to largely avoid the several weeks later scathing takes that often pour ...




Witcher 3 patch ends Geralt's candle-lighting obsession


Also deploys the 'Bovine Defense Force'
Jun 05
 
CD Projekt RED has pumped out yet another patch for The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt (unless you're an unfortunate soul who bought the game for Xbox One). Patch 1.05 is live for PC today. There's an extensive list of changes viewable...




Are you having problems playing The Witcher 3 on Xbox One?


You're not alone
Jun 04
 
Commenters on reddit and NeoGAF have reported issues with playing digital copies of The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt on Xbox One. The error -- coded "0x87de2726" -- was confirmed by Microsoft as a licensing issue,...




A Witcher GIF that'll make you lose your mind


Or maybe just your head
Jun 03
 
Geralt doesn't always kill with this much flair. But, it's a special occasion! You only turn (level) 20 once, and it's worth celebrating. If a stylish decapitation and a body careening far into the sea is what you want, go for it. Treat yo'self, bud! Level up! [reddit]




CD Projekt Red provides huge patch note dump for Witcher 3


No exact date yet
Jun 01
 
Have you been craving that huge patch for The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt? The wait is nearly over, and although developer CD Projekt Red doesn't have an exact date yet, it has given us a lot of info.  Fixes range from font size adjustments to bugs like not being able to mount your horse, and cutscene performance issues. Check out the full patch notes below.




The Witcher 3's XP bug will be fixed next week


CD Projekt RED says to keep playing
May 29
 
Players have encountered a glitch in The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt that's preventing them from earning experience points from certain quests. CD Projekt RED says it will resolve the issue "as soon as possible across all platforms ...




Witcher 3 sex glitches out with stiff bodies, floating heads and phantom head


The Phantom Pootie Tang
May 28
 
Geralt, why are you bald? Also, where is your body? Geralt, why are sniffing your own bum? I don't endorse ass play in fantasy settings without modern hygiene standards. The naked bodies have fused in unholy matrimony erupti...




Watch out for a potential game-wrecking bug in the Witcher 3


If you aren't getting XP, wait
May 28
 
Here's another hazardous Witcher 3 bug to look out for, at least until it's fixed. This week's Witcher 3 patch brought with it an unexpected bug that makes it so players are not getting experience for quests. Keep doing enoug...




Witcher 3 getting locked to 30 FPS on Xbox One


Hopefully this lessens instability
May 27
 
If you've been playing The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt on Xbox One, you may have noticed that the frame rate on the console isn't entirely reliable. While at times it will rise above 30 FPS, at other times it will dip notably below ...




Two new DLC updates arrive in The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt this week


One quest and an alternate look
May 26
 
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt is a pretty lengthy game, and it's about to get even longer this week. In addition to a new "alternate look" for Yennefer, there's also a new quest coming called Missing Miners. Both will be free. It'...




The Witcher almost didn't star leading man Geralt


Would you have preferred a customisable lead character?
May 26
 
Former Witcher project lead Ryszard Chojnowski has shed light on the development of the hugely popular RPG series in a YouTube video, revealing that the game was very nearly a top-down Diablo clone inspired by the l...




Bears Vs Cyclopes in the Witcher 3


Whoever wins, we lose
May 24
 
Despite the positive reviews (such as the one by our very own Chris Carter) I've been hesitant to jump into The Witcher 3. It sounds great, but with a potential run time clocking in at 100 hours and up, I don't want to buy a...




RPG Deals: Witcher 3 and Shadow of Mordor up to 60% off


Dark fantasy time.
May 22
 
Need some RPG love this Memorial Day weekend? On PC, both Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor and The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt have some impressive discounts at GMG. In the case of Mordor, the game is instantly 50% off, dropping from ...




PC Port Report: The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt


Gwent Simulator 2015
May 22
 
The Witcher is an interesting series on PC. The first game was a PC experience through and through: you could pause the action at any time and movement was mapped to mouse clicks. The second was way more action-oriented ...




Witcher 3 bug kills Xbox saves, console patch not ready this week


Watch out for save bug on Xbox One
May 22
 
While reception towards the usefulness of The Witcher 3's day-one update on Xbox One was mixed, the general stability patch CD Projekt RED is working on would be welcomed all around. Especially on the Xbox One, where people a...




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
 
Update 6/1: A new 40% off discount has sprung up on The Witcher 3. Login or create an account on this page and drop the price to $35.99. The The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt is finally releasing next week May 19th. It's sto...




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...





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