Netflixs The Witcher has breathed new life into CD Projekt Reds The Witcher 3 The Wild Hunt and fans of the show should definitely take the time to play the game. While the games have predated the show by quite a number of years the show and the English translations of the books have catapulted The Witcher into the pop culture spotlight like never before yet Witcher 3 may be the very best representation of Geralt and his world.Both the Netflix Series and the video games are based on six novels and fifteen short Witcher stories written by Andrzej Sapkowski.To date there are three main Witcher games The Witcher 2007 The Witcher 2 Assassins of Kings 2011 and The Witcher 3 Wild Hunt 2015. The Witcher 3 received universal acclaim from audiences and critics for its stunning visuals and captivating narrative.
Fans of Netflixs show especially those who enjoy the lore monsters and characters should definitely give Witcher 3 a try. Although Witcher 3 came out 7 years ago the graphics are still impressive and the visuals are absolutely stunning. Players take on the role of Geralt of Rivia taking on contracts to hunt down monsters searching for Ciri as she runs from the Wild Hunt and as lovers of the game well know playing a lot of Gwent.
Witcher 3 Is A Win For Veterans and Netflix Show Newbies Alike
Many of the beloved characters from Netflixs show are showcased in The Witcher 3 albeit a few years older. Players will recognize a more mature Ciri Yennifer and Vesemir. Players are also introduced to a plethora of new and interesting characters in The Witcher 3 like Zoltan Chivay the dwarf Regis the vampire and Johnny the Godling. These characters and many more add to the games rich storytelling and environment.Although The Witcher 3 looks intimidating it is a fantastic game for both the gaming veterans and those newer to open world RPGs. There are four different levels of difficulty for the player to choose from right at the start of the game which include Death March very hard for those looking for an extreme challenge Just The Story very easy for those who are less interested in the gameplay mechanics and several variations in between. The game also allows the player to change the difficulty at any point during the game via the Options menu. At the start of the game there is a tutorial to help new players learn how to run climb fight and more so even those with less gaming experience dont need to be intimidated.
Overall fans of Netflixs The Witcher will enjoy the exciting adventure in The Witcher 3. The game gives players a new look at some of the shows most famous characters and monsters and adds a whole roster of new ones. Players will be immersed in a world where they fight monsters help people and make tough choices along the way all of which can lead to one of multiple Witcher 3 character endings. With announcements of a fourth Witcher game in the works by CD Projekt Red and more seasons of The Witcher coming to Netflix now is the best time for players to explore the world of The Witcher 3.