The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt has been in my hands for a couple weeks now, and for those two weeks I spent a lot more time than usual with a large, silly smile on my face.I enjoy games. I love them, and I probably wouldn’t be who I am without them, but there are a few of them that make me feel truly happy to be a gamer. They make me feel fortunate for the fact that I’m able to travel their words and live their wonderful stories.The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt is one of those games.During the past two weeks and even earlier, I have shaken my head reading disgusting crap (pardon the French) about the graphics being allegedly “downgraded,” or pundits shaking their fist at the title’s moral compass. Every single time I just looked at the game on my screen, and the smile magically came back.Actually, I should say on my “screens,” because after receiving a PC review copy, since my new rig’s delivery had been delayed, I … [Read more...] about Review: The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt – I’m So Happy To Be a Gamer
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Gwent is a mini-card-game in The Witcher 3. Geralt first learns to play Gwent in a small village of White Orchard. You’ll find plentiful of NPCs and several on-going tournaments to test your skills in Gwent. For more help on The Witcher 3, read our Romance Guide, Alchemy Recipes Guide and Crafting Guide. In this guide, I’ll share everything you need to know about playing Gwent.General Guidelines First player turn is decided by a coin toss The player to win first two rounds wins the entire game Each player draws 10 random cards from their deck followed by discarding two cards and replacing them with others The game continues until all cards are exhausted or a player’s strength outmatches his or her opponent’s strength Once the game starts, a player places a Unit Card on the game board (one card per turn) Each Unit Card has certain strength points which add to make up a player’s total strengthTypes of DecksThere are a total of 4 decks in Gwent … [Read more...] about The Witcher 3 – How to Play Gwent Cards Game
The Witcher 3 developer CD Projekt RED has previously claimed that the RPG maxes out PS4 and Xbox One tech already. Ray Willmot checks out the game’s latest build and quizzes the studio to see if it’s true. The Witcher 3: Wild HuntDeveloped by CD Projekt RED, The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt will hit PC, PS4 and Xbox One in 2014.You can check out a gallery of recent gamescom screenshots here.The latest ‘Killing Monsters’ trailer sees Geralt beating down guards just before they execute a woman with charges of cannibalism.Game of Thrones actor Charles Dance will have a big role in The Witcher 3, which just sounds ideal if you know the man’s work.In a behind-closed door presentation at gamescom last month, it became clear to me that while Geralt may be older he’s also much wiser in The Witcher 3, players will come to understand his human side more than ever, and his unwavering sense of heroism will compel you to consider side-quests that threaten the … [Read more...] about Is The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt maxing out next-gen consoles already?
A new patch for The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt is coming out before the release of the RPG's Blood and Wine expansion, and now we know everything included with it. CD Projekt Red today published the patch notes for 1.20, which cover improvements, bug fixes, and more.One of the new features is the option to enable enemy level upscaling, which you can use to make enemies in low-level areas more difficult. You can enable or disable this at any time, but it does not affect experience gain, loot, or quest rewards.Gwent-players may also be happy to learn that The Witcher 3's 1.20 update adds a book titled "A Miraculous Guide to Gwent." This shows the number of Gwent cards that you still have to collect, plus where to find them. This should make it easier to get the "Collect 'Em All" achievement.The update also adds the ability to disable how the game automatically draws and sheaths the sword when you're not using it. You can find this in the Options/Gameplay menu.In terms of visual improvements, … [Read more...] about Witcher 3 1.2 Patch Notes Cover Enemy Upscaling, Making Gwent Cards Easier to Collect
Here's our full interview conducted by GameSpot editor Danny O'Dwyer with The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt lead quest designer Mateusz Tomaszkiewicz.You can also check out the complete video series from our trip to Poland to check out the game right here. And for even more in-depth Witcher interviews: The Witcher 3 is an Open World With No Loading Times According to Developer -- interview with senior environment artist Jonas Mattsson. Witcher 3 Dev Explains How to Turn a Nation of Pirates into Purchasers -- interview with CD Projekt co-founder Marcin Iwinski. How the Witcher 3 Made Characters Look Unique Without Using Motion Capture -- interview with lead character artist Pawel Mielniczuk.In this interview we discuss why a choice that sounds good can be terrible, how leveling works in the Witcher, and why Gwent replaced Dice Poker. GameSpot: Perhaps the biggest change that we've noticed between The Witcher 2 and Wild Hunt is how the quests are carried out. Obviously the main quest is still … [Read more...] about How the Side Quests in the Witcher 3 Can Change the Whole Story