If you happen to already personal The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, then you definately’ll get the brand new Full Editon next-gen update freed from cost. One other bit of fine information is: you may take your saves with you because of the brand new cross-platform development system. Sadly, some gamers—together with me—are getting error messages when making an attempt to attach their PSN accounts to GOG Galaxy, however Xbox, Nintendo and Steam accounts appear to be working positive. So, let’s check out what it’s essential to do to allow cross-platform development.  

How one can switch The Witcher 3 saves 

First off, if you wish to play on PC and through GOG, it’s essential to download and set up GOG Galaxy. As soon as you have performed that, here is what it’s essential to do to hyperlink accounts: 

  • Click on on the cog within the high left of the window and hover over the part so as to add video games and associates.  
  • Choose the ‘join gaming accounts’ possibility and you can hyperlink your accounts.  
  • You possibly can search the group integrations part for Steam and PlayStation Community. 
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gog galaxy integration menu

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The witcher 3 cross-progression

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The witcher 3 cross-progression

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From there, you simply have to signal into your chosen account to hyperlink them collectively. On consoles, you may have to let the improve download totally earlier than logging into the game and heading to the Load Game menu. As soon as there, you may press L2/left set off to entry cross-progression, and you will have a QR code to scan/weblink to enter that can hyperlink your console account to your GOG account.

As soon as that is performed, you can entry your earlier saves in your console through the cloud. Now you may switch saves from completely different consoles, from console to PC, PC to PC, and PC to console.

If you happen to’re simply getting began with The Witcher 3, you may take a look at our guides on how one can unlock the Netflix sequence’ Nilfgaard armor and Henry Cavill’s Witcher armor. Good luck on the trail!

Correction: A earlier model of this text incorrectly acknowledged that PC to console saves weren’t doable. It’s doable to play PC saves in your console.