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CD Projekt Red looks to emulate Rockstar's model for development

By John Keefer, Apr 27, 2016 10:30am PDT

The developer's CEO says The Witcher 3's success will allow them to make Cyberpunk an even better game.


"They don't have any problem with income. Witcher 3 cost them around $38 million for development ..."

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'Rebuilding' the future in Cyberpunk 2077

By John Keefer, Mar 29, 2013 9:00am PDT

CD Projekt's has an interesting task in front of it for the development of Cyberpunk 2077, its new game based on the Cyberpunk 2020 role-playing game. How do you change a creative vision of a pen & paper series that had visions of a future that is now only seven years away?


CD Projekt to open US studio, license REDengine by 2016

By John Keefer, Mar 21, 2013 4:30pm PDT

CD Projekt is already planning well beyond the release of The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt and Cyberpunk 2077, revealing on its website in a strategy document that it hopes to release "two smaller" games based on its existing franchises and a "cross-platform game on mobile platforms...


The Witcher 2 digital sales breakdown: 81% through Steam

By Alice O'Connor, Nov 10, 2011 9:30am PST

Steam accounted for 81% of all The Witcher 2 digital sales in the first six months, CD Projekt has revealed by announcing its digital sales figures. GOG rung up 35% of the 240,000-odd sales, while all other platforms combined only made up 4%.


"I am surprised it didn't have more as well. I bought it at full price at launch from GOG to ..."

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The Witcher Developer Explains DRM Policy

By Chris Faylor, Jun 11, 2010 9:00am PDT

Further elaborating upon its declaration that "nothing is decided yet" regarding The Witcher 2 and DRM, developer CD Projekt RED has issued...


"I neither bought nor played the first Witcher due to a lack of money (I could only afford to buy ..."

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The Witcher 2 DRM 'Nothing to Worry About'

By Chris Faylor, Jun 01, 2010 8:20am PDT

Though Namco Bandai supports the idea of DRM that requires an active internet connection and will be distributing The Witcher 2 (PC) throughout...


"They have my euros if they stick to their word. You get more of what you sponsor, so make sure ..."

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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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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


"Yep, no problems in Vista 64-bit SP2/SP1. Nor in Windows 7 64-bit."

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The Witcher Console Port Officially 'Suspended'

By Chris Faylor, Apr 29, 2009 9:01am PDT

Update: Lamenting that "we cannot talk with [co-developer Widescreen Games] in normal business way," CD Projekt has issued a response that places...


"lol your a fucking moron! You have actually lost out if anything, because they can't afford to ..."

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CD Projekt Founders Win Entrepreneur Award

By Nick Breckon, Dec 05, 2008 4:35pm PST

The founders of The Witcher developer CD Projekt, Michal Kicinski and Marcin Iwinski, today won the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year award in...


"I started playing after the enhancement patch and I'm enjoying myself wonderfully with The ..."

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The Witcher Hits PS3 and Xbox 360 in Fall 2009, Publisher Promises 'Ultimate Console RPG'

By Chris Faylor, Dec 02, 2008 8:49am PST

Update: The first trailer and screenshots have arrived. Publisher Atari today confirmed reports that developer CD Projekt RED will be bringing...


"Generally PC games are way more unstable than console games. Hell Fallout 3 has crashed on me ..."

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Leaked Video Reveals The Witcher for PS3, 360; Developer CD Projekt Responds

By Chris Faylor, Dec 01, 2008 8:41am PST

With developer CD Projekt RED teasing a major announcement, a supposed leaked video has revealed that the developer's well-received PC RPG The...


"No way. Had it been as ill-fitting for the PC as you're suggesting, Pettytheft, I doubt it ..."

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Witcher Dev Frightens Publishers with DRM-free GOG

By Nick Breckon, Sep 22, 2008 11:30am PDT

CD Projekt CEO Michal Kicinski recently said that his company is having trouble convincing publishers to join its Good Old Games digital...


"Ya know, I'm kinda sick of hearing everyone talk about how awesome GOG is. Ok not "sick" just ..."

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GOG to Sell Cheap Downloads of Classic PC Games; Offerings Lack DRM, Include Fallout Series

By Chris Faylor, Jul 10, 2008 8:11am PDT

Black Isle Studios' post-apocalyptic RPGs Fallout and Fallout 2 will be among the many long-lost PC titles soon re-released by Good Old Games, a...


"If your house burns down, you have more things to worry about than your $10 games."

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