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The Witcher

The Witcher is a 3D action RPG series developed by CD Projekt Red featuring the exploits of Geralt of Rivia. Steeped in fantasy, The Witcher series is based on the books by Polish author Andrzej Sapkowski.

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The Witcher, Cyberpunk 2077 Veterans Leave CDPR to Work on 'Apocalyptic' Game

Former CDPR developers who worked on Cyberpunk 2077 and The Witcher series form a new studio, saying they've had enough of massive open-world games.

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The Witcher Casting Director Seemingly Confirms Big News About The Show's Future

The Witcher casting director Sophie Holland seemingly confirmed the show's future after the Netflix series' fourth season finishes filming.

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The Witcher 3 Reaches Impressive Sales Milestone Eight Years After Release

CD Projekt Red's The Witcher 3 reaches quite an astounding sales milestone, as it still keeps selling well over the years.

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Liam Hemsworth Gets Deepfaked Into The Witcher

The Witcher fans will have to wait until 2024 to see Liam Hemsworth replace Cavill, but as far as looks go, Netflix could have done worse.

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The Witcher 4 Needs Its Own Take on Skellige's Nithing Quest

The Witcher 4 needs more stories about real-life-inspired curses in Europe, such as how The Witcher 3 took influence from Nithing poles.

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All Games Confirmed To Be Using Unreal Engine 5 So Far

Unreal Engine 5 is the latest version of Epic Games’ creation platform, and several upcoming games are confirmed to utilize it.

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The Elder Scrolls 6 Can Follow in Horizon, The Witcher's Footsteps With One ESO Feature

With The Elder Scrolls 6 far off, there's one feature Bethesda could implement that would really help stack the cards in its favor.

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The Witcher: Leaked Promo Art Reveals Big Season 3 Details

The Witcher season 3 merchandise art gives fans of the show an idea of what's in store for Henry Cavill's final outing as Geralt of Rivia.

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The Witcher 4 Has More Competition Than The Witcher 3 Ever Did

The Witcher 3 took off thanks to a combination of its own merits and a lack of rivals, but The Witcher 4 won't have that same luxury.

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Hilarious Witcher 3 NPC Reaction Shows How Most People Would React to Fighting Geralt

A clip from The Witcher 3 displays a hilarious NPC reaction, showing exactly how normal people would react to fighting Geralt of Rivia.

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Upcoming Role-Playing Games People Are Excited For

Some major RPGs are announced for 2023 and beyond, but which upcoming releases have the most hype?

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Hilarious The Witcher 3 Clip Shows Roach Singlehandedly Winning a Fight for Geralt

One of The Witcher 3's beginning fights become a lot easier for them as Geralt's horse Roach decides to step in and intervene in her own way.

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CD Projekt Red Update is Good News for Witcher Fans

A new update from CD Projekt Red delivers pretty good news for The Witcher fans who were anxious regarding future releases in the franchise.

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The Witcher 4 vs. Cyberpunk 2077's Sequel - Which Will Release First?

CD Projekt Red's next entries in The Witcher and Cyberpunk 2077 series are both still a ways off, but one is more likely to release before the other.

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7 Best Open-World Games With Mature 17+ ESRB Ratings

These open-world games let players explore worlds of blood, gore, and mature story themes.

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Fan-Made Witcher 4 Menu Design Looks Better Than Wild Hunt’s

A gamer shares their husband's incredible concept menu design for the upcoming Witcher 4, which all-around looks better than The Witcher 3's UI.

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The Witcher 4 Can Still Beat The Elder Scrolls 6, Avowed to the Punch

Given what fans know about The Elder Scrolls 6 and Avowed, it's entirely possible that CDPR's The Witcher 4 could release before the other two games.

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Silly The Witcher 3 Clip Proves Chickens Are Stronger Than Geralt

A player of CD Projekt Red’s hit action-RPG The Witcher 3 shares an amusing video they captured of the game’s fowl throwing their weight around.

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The New Witcher Saga May Struggle to Forge Its Own Destiny

The upcoming new Witcher saga is an exciting opportunity to explore new paths, but finding a new approach isn't without its difficulties.

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8 RPGs That Would Benefit From A Survival Mode

Having a survival mode in popular RPGs could make a game even more exciting as it gives players a more challenging experience in their beloved world.