The Witcher

PC / Action RPG / Release: Oct 30, 2007 / ESRB: M

The Witcher series gets free Steam weekend

By Andrew Yoon, Feb 14, 2014 11:45am PST

If you've yet to experience CD Projekt RED's RPG series, you'll be able to jump in for free this weekend on Steam. Both The Witcher Enhanced Edition and The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings will be free to play until Sunday, 1PM PT.


Witcher series sells 4 million

By Steve Watts, Jul 12, 2012 6:00am PDT

The Witcher franchise has sold 4 million copies between its first and second game, across a variety of platforms.


The Witcher 2 Xbox 360 version published by Warner Bros

By Steve Watts, Oct 21, 2011 4:00pm PDT

The Witcher 2 has found a partner on the Xbox 360; Warner Bros Interactive Entertainment will handle North American publishing duties for the console version.


The Witcher 2 Aussie censorship dodged on GOG

By Alice O'Connor, May 10, 2011 7:00am PDT

It's Witcher Fun Day at GOG, with the original up for $5 and a tech tweak which coincidentally lets Aussies get its sequel uncensored.


GOG working on future partnerships, The Witcher coming May 10, Alone in the Dark series out now

By Alice O'Connor, Apr 14, 2011 11:30am PDT

Digital distributor GOG has revealed its plans for the future, covering a new client, messaging, The Witcher and big-name publishers.


What are you playing: Shacknews vs. GDC 2011

By Xav de Matos, Feb 26, 2011 9:00am PST

GDC is around the corner, but that doesn't mean the Shacknews staff is going to give up on gaming in order to pack for the trip. Here's what the staff is up to this weekend...


Evening Reading

By Jeff Mattas, Feb 10, 2011 5:00pm PST

Inspired by Garnett's recent (if late) discovery of CD Projekt's The Witcher (and The Witcher 2's approaching release), I decided to go back and...


"What are some good party board games like outburst or catch phrase?"

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The Witcher Dueling Game Coming to iPhone

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 24, 2010 9:05am PDT

CD Projekt's dueling 'The Witcher' browser game, The Witcher: Versus, will be release for iPhone and iPod Touch, Destructoid spotted Polygamia...


"Awesome! :D , But shouldnt we be on the left side instead of the right?"

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Shack PSA: The Witcher on Sale for $20

By Alice O'Connor, Dec 02, 2009 3:50pm PST

Direct2Drive's '24 Days of Christmas' sale today brings a 50% reduction on CD Projekt RED's RPG The Witcher, on sale for $19.99 until roughly 1pm...


"i'de buy this game for 10 bucks, in the off chance that i might play it eventually."

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Shack PSA: 50% off The Witcher, STALKER for $5

By Alice O'Connor, Oct 27, 2009 10:40am PDT

A pair of modern European PC classics are on sale at digital distributors, with The Witcher reduced by 50% and a grand 75% off S.T.A.L.K.E.R.:...


"Is the Witcher really $20? If that's true, that's great news because it's 15 euro. Could Steam ..."

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Witcher Dev CD Projekt Merges with Polish Company, Plans to Go Public

By Nick Breckon, Oct 02, 2009 1:00pm PDT

CD Projekt, the Polish developer of the cult favorite PC RPG The Witcher, is set to be acquired by the "nearly defunct" Polish computer company...


"I'll get in on this IPO. Which market are they opening in?"

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First Footage of The Witcher 2 (Updated)

By Nick Breckon, Sep 18, 2009 3:28am PDT

Original: The debut trailer for the follow-up to CD Projekt's PC RPG The Witcher has cropped up on YouTube. Though the video is boldly marked for "internal use only," the slick presentation has many suspecting a coordinated release. Regardless of t


"lets hope i can play this one on vista or windows 7 without crashing every 5 minutes :S loved ..."

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Shack PSA: 30% Off The Witcher on Steam

By Alice O'Connor, Aug 06, 2009 5:44am PDT

To celebrate nudity's return to North American copies of The Witcher in its Director's Cut, Steam has slashed CD Projekt Red's action RPG's price...


"I have this game already from buying the import version from gogamer on release, but I'm so ..."

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The Witcher Director's Cut Patch Brings Joys of Nudity

By Alice O'Connor, Jul 31, 2009 7:42am PDT

The Witcher: Enhanced Edition Director's Cut patch is now available on FileShack, which developer CD Projekt Red explains will restore North...


"I find it hilarious that I bought this at an Australian retail store completely uncensored, at ..."

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The Witcher Director's Cut Exposed on Friday

By Nick Breckon, Jul 27, 2009 12:59pm PDT

CD Projekt has updated us with a release date for The Witcher Director's Cut, pegging the uncensored title's debut for Friday, July 31. Though...


"im hoping the translation is improved, or at least the same as the EE one (which was improved ..."

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