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The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt Review

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt is an action role playing game that was developed by CD Projekt RED and published in 2015 by Bandai Namco Games, and others such as cdp.pl, 1C Company, WB Games, Spike Chunsoft, and Megarom Interactive. It will be released for the platforms: Microsoft Windows, Xbox One, and PlayStation 4. The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt is the third and last addition to the The Witcher video game series.The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt

The storyline of Witcher 3 Wild Hunt picks up where the plot ended in The Witcher 2 Assassins of Kings. Players follow the events of two different plots throughout the game play in The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt. One of the storylines in The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt reveal the details of the invasion in the Northern Kingdoms by Nilfgaard, one of the empires in the game. The other story line follows a specific character named Geralt and his journey to get rid of the Wild Hunt.


The environment of The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt will be filled with smoke from the burning of the villages. Players will experience the eerie mood of the town. It is revealed to players that the Nilfgaard Empire has come again, ruining everything in their way. The Northern Kingdoms have been completely destroyed.

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt

The characters who used Geralt for their own benefit have disappeared and won’t return in The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt. The fate of Nilfgaard is unknown. No one is sure who the good people or bad people are. It is unclear which of these people will be able to restore the peace that once filled the empire of Nilfgaard.


The matter of the empires future invasion defenses will not be the biggest concern for long because something worse appears. The game throws in a force that is so evil the people of Nilfgaard stand zero chance of success. All of the citizens of Nilfgaard believe a large and strong enough army will solve their problems. No army will provide the defenses needed to ward off this enemy known as the Wild Hunt.

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt

The Wild Hunt is featured for the first time in Witcher 3: Wild Hunt. The Wild Hunt is a group of ghost like riders and they are extremely deadly. They threaten all in their path and spread affliction around the world of The Witcher. Wild Hunt is searching for one specific person this time around, however, and it is the one person close enough to Geralt to be considered family.


It has been decided that The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt will be the last instalment in the Witcher series. The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt could easily be picked up by new players with no experience from previous games. That’s because The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt includes quests that are involved with the new storyline, but also some background information. So new-comers to the Witcher world will find it easy to understand.

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt

Players make decisions that will ultimately guide the path they take through the story. The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt also features certain characters and dialogue that create a unique atmosphere within the game.


Apart from the new story experienced in Wild Hunt, there are several additional features. The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt is in fact an open world game. The in-game world is also able to adapt and respond to the actions of the player. The combat in The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt is even more involved and strategy based than the combat in previous The Witcher games. Certain aspects that have to do with the game being an action role-playing game have also been improved and expanded. The game therefore fits into various different genres.

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt

Finally the graphics in The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt have been changed to appear more realistic and appealing. The environment in The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt consists of various cultures and types of biomes that the player is to explore because it is an open world.


Each region is inspired by specific cultures and their traditions. Another bonus in The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt is that the player won’t have to stop in the middle of their adventure around the world because it is all ready and loaded for them before they arrive at certain areas.  All of the land in The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt adds up to be 35 times the size of what was seen in the last instalment titled The Witcher 2.

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt features a world that is actually affected by the actions of the player and when they are leaving the environment alone, it continues to live like the real world. The time is also realistic with an accurate day and night time cycling throughout the game. To make the world even more realistic the developers of The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt designed and included a weather system that is very convincing and lifelike in its effects.


Since Witcher 3: Wild Hunt is a role playing video game it contains an in-game economy. The economy is set up to charge the players character Geralt for the different items he buys. The specific prices of these items vary depending on several factors. The distance Geralt has to travel to find something will cause the price to change.

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt

It will also depend on surrounding conditions. Geralt may decide to purchase some fish but the price varies depending on where he is located in relation to the nearest body of water. Goods like armor will also change prices depending on how close the leather workers are to the trappers and hunters. The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt’s economy is unique and expansive.


The combat aspect in The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt is based on most systems of combat found in RPG games. It is focused on the dynamic variety of tactics available to the player. The strength of a player in combat isn’t based on their accuracy on performing a sequence of attacks, but on several actions made by the player.


The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt also features a new system that deals with The Witcher senses. This opens up new variations of tactical plans for the player to choose from. The monsters will offer players several hunting missions and they too will adapt to the changing world.

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt

Players new to the Witcher series will be able to play The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt with little confusion because it offers a tutorial mode. If the player needs assistance figuring out how to do something the tutorial that is built into the gameplay will come on and try to help. The game consists of several quests and hunts the player can complete to eventually gain XP and rewards.


The sign casting system has been added to in The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt. Developers created two new modes of use for each of the five signs in the casting system. This allows for players to experiment with new moves in combat and creating new uses for magic. Wild Hunt also introduces a system of alchemy that will come naturally to the players, along with a more advanced character development system and mechanics used to craft.


The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt’s graphics have become more realistic thanks to the new shading effects that create points of light and areas of shadow throughout the world. There has been a dramatic increase in the number of polygons in the graphics allowing for a greater amount of detail in The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt world. The role play visuals were also improved to become more cinematic and film like.

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