It is not often that as gamers, we get the option to get our hands on a video game that allows us to delve into a world of fantasy and role-play. The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, is an action role-playing game that is set to release on May 19, 2015 for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, and the Xbox One. Developed by CD Projekt RED, The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt is being published by a multitude of companies. Although the game continues on from The Witcher and The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings, this open world environment game is only set to be played by one player. However, along the way, you can expect to encounter other allies and battle vicious beasts. As an interesting fact, the video game is designed to be based on a series of fantasy novels by Polish author Andrzej Sapkowski.
Enter in the Wild Hunt
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt is a continuation of The Witcher 2. Playing as Geralt, your new mission is plunged into cloudy times as an otherworldly army named the Wild Hunt invades your Northern Kingdoms.
A Whole New Enchanting World to Explore
Unlike the previous Witcher game, you can expect a lot of new changes and improvements to The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt. As the developers have announced, the world is much vaster than the previous game. You will have more ground to sweep, and you will not be disappointed. Developers have announced that this massive open world is about 40x larger than what you had previously encountered in The Witcher 2.
This open world environment is segregated into 3 main locations. The first location is named Novigrad, and is a large city. The second location is named No Man’s Land, and is a swamp. The final location is a treacherous and snowy tundra. The unique aspect about The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, is that each location has its own unique story and background that intertwines with Geralt’s fate. With a world as vast as this, there will be no loading screens, which will provide players with a smooth and gentle open-world adventure. When this game was being developed, the developers made sure that there will be plenty of things to do.
Other Exciting Features and Gameplay to Look Forward To
If you coveted their previous games in the series, you will not be disappointed with this game. In addition to having an open world to explore, and an open-world environment that is 40x larger than that of the previous game, there is an incredible amount of missions that you can complete in The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt. Not only will you be tackling quests to battle vicious beasts, but you will also be collecting gold on the side to purchase items, weapons, craft materials, and more. Furthermore, it has been revealed that there will be various optional side quests that you can take to utilize his unique capabilities. Overall, players can expect to not be disappointed as they immerse themselves into a realm of fantasy and lore.
If you are planning to take a vacation during the summer of 2015, you can hold off on it. Rush to your nearest game store and pick this adventure up. Not only will you lose sleep for it, but you will never forget the wonderful adventures you are about to immerse yourself in as you dive into the entrancing world of The Witcher 3.