The final couple days has been pretty eventful for followers of CD Projekt Red, as yesterday we obtained a primary take a look at the Cyberpunk 2077: Phantom Liberty growth, and at present throughout their most up-to-date earnings name, the Polish writer supplied some extra particulars about the way forward for The Witcher franchise.
Earlier this 12 months, CD Projekt Red introduced The Witcher franchise can be returning with “a new saga,” which most took to imply a single game. Well, it seems this saga will fairly a bit greater than that. During the earnings name, CD Projekt Red CEO Adam Kiciński revealed their subsequent Witcher saga would truly embody a number of video games, referencing their unique Witcher trilogy for example (due to Video Games Chronicle for the transcription).
“We have in mind more than one. The first saga was three games, so now we are thinking about more than one game, but we are in pre-production of the first game from the second Witcher saga.”
Certainly feels like CD Projekt Red might be within the Witcher enterprise for a while to come back. Given the struggles CDPR has had with Cyberpunk 2077, it maybe is smart to interrupt their subsequent The Witcher story up, moderately than attempting to ship one large singular expertise.
Meanwhile, in different Geralt-related information, it appears the next-gen model of The Witcher 3 remains to be on monitor for 2022. For those that haven’t been maintaining, the improved model of CD Projekt Red’s beloved RPG was initially in growth at Saber Interactive’s St. Petersburg studio, however the undertaking was taken again in-house following the Russian invasion of Ukraine. Despite this sudden growth shakeup, CDPR has promised the update gained’t see vital additional delays.
The next-gen model of The Witcher 3 involves PC, Xbox Series X/S, and PS4 in This autumn of this 12 months.