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  • Summary: With the Empire attacking the Kingdoms of the North and the Wild Hunt, a cavalcade of ghastly riders, breathing down your neck, the only way to survive is to fight back. As Geralt of Rivia, a master swordsman and monster hunter, leave none of your enemies standing. Explore a gigantic openWith the Empire attacking the Kingdoms of the North and the Wild Hunt, a cavalcade of ghastly riders, breathing down your neck, the only way to survive is to fight back. As Geralt of Rivia, a master swordsman and monster hunter, leave none of your enemies standing. Explore a gigantic open world, slay beasts and decide the fates of whole communities with your actions, all in a genuine next generation format. Expand
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  1. Positive: 32 out of 32
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 32
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  1. May 21, 2015
    100
    The current paragon of role-playing titles and open worlds, The Witcher: Wild Hunt is a game for the ages; a rich and immersive world full of significant decisions and a feeling of intelligent and epic fantasy. Peerless.
  2. Jun 10, 2015
    100
    This is the new standard for open world role-playing games. There is no such thing as a perfect game, but The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt come as close to perfect as any RPG to date.
  3. Jan 20, 2016
    100
    Probably the best open-world RPG ever made, but it still falls prey to some of the genre's worst traps.
  4. May 20, 2015
    92
    The Witcher 3 impressed not just with sheer size, but also with its small scale fully enchanting surprises.
  5. Nov 1, 2015
    90
    I would gladly hand the game a 100 and call it game of the forever, but slow plot movement, a quest where Geralt walked over an edge to his death, and a variety of other nitpicks and time sinks makes me have to say that this game isn't anywhere to perfect - legendary, in its own right, memorable, but it's not perfect.
  6. May 29, 2015
    90
    The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt is a stupendous achievement for CD Projekt Red. This is a studio rich in love for the RPG genre, and it shows. With each consecutive release, their craft has been finer and finer tuned. If Wild Hunt is any indication, the next game from the Polish band of gamers will be something to behold. Most of you are probably already playing Wild Hunt and loving it. If for some reason you’re on the fence, hop off and go to your favorite gaming retailer now. This is not one you want to miss. The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt an absolute classic.
  7. Jul 30, 2015
    75
    Given that the game already has too much content in its vanilla release, it's more refinement that I'd like to see now—and to be fair, few developers offer post release support like CD Projekt Red do. In this massive adventure the good largely outweighs the bad, but it's a shame that they're so closely intertwined from start to finish.

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  1. Jun 25, 2020
    10
    My favourite game at this moment,
    -Perfect Story
    -DLCs = Masterpice that like a another game -Good worked out characters. But one thing i
    My favourite game at this moment,
    -Perfect Story
    -DLCs = Masterpice that like a another game
    -Good worked out characters.
    But one thing i personaly dont like at this game is gameplay,after Sekiro:Shadows Die Twice and Dark Souls Trilogy and Bloodborne,it feels poor and not as much detalized as narrative,but it still a good game with good story and perfect characters.
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  2. Jan 16, 2018
    10
    Annoying bugs exist and a number of small elements could have been implemented better, but few games have managed to move me as much as TheAnnoying bugs exist and a number of small elements could have been implemented better, but few games have managed to move me as much as The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt did. Expand
  3. May 19, 2015
    10
    CDProjectRed lied alright: the consoles version doesn't run like the PC, the PC is much superior. I'm truly relieved as I feared the PC willCDProjectRed lied alright: the consoles version doesn't run like the PC, the PC is much superior. I'm truly relieved as I feared the PC will run like the potatoes. Discard any concerns you have about graphic downgrade, the game is stunningly beautiful and with a GTX 970 I'm running a solid 60 FPS at 1080p, granted the hairworks hit the frame rates down to 40-50, but it's not really a game changer. The game is well optimized and run great considering how big the world is and the landscape, lightning and faces details are gorgeous. As for the gameplay, it's head and shoulders above Witcher 2, very pleased especially about how smooth the combat is, and the story is so damn immersive that I have to cut this review short and get back to it. So many things to do in a truly grandiose open world grander than anything you've seen before. Expand
  4. Oct 12, 2021
    10
    the best game i have ever played and the best game made by men up until this point
  5. Jul 27, 2015
    10
    Finally a game that has toped all others for me as an open world RPG experience. Thrilling story with great choices that really reflect yourFinally a game that has toped all others for me as an open world RPG experience. Thrilling story with great choices that really reflect your output on the storyline and characters, really fun combat and well balanced leveling development.
    Congratulations to the entire development team and thank you for coming up with this masterpiece. 10/10 would play and love every second of it.
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  6. Apr 4, 2016
    10
    Fantastic story, good combat system, great graphics, great atmosphere. The Witcher makes games from other rpg developers like bioware seemFantastic story, good combat system, great graphics, great atmosphere. The Witcher makes games from other rpg developers like bioware seem prudish and downright nerdy. The Witcher 3 brings a solid R rated mature story without political correctness or shying away from flawed characters and shocking situations. Expand
  7. Oct 21, 2021
    0
    Es un buen juego, pero tiene muchos problemas que me impidieron disfrutarlo. Es sumamente repetitivo, la gran mayoría de las misionesEs un buen juego, pero tiene muchos problemas que me impidieron disfrutarlo. Es sumamente repetitivo, la gran mayoría de las misiones consisten en los mismo, la historia es bastante sencilla y aun así se las arreglan para que dure una eternidad con constantes conveniencias que solo sirven para alargarla. Las físicas son horribles, sobre todo las del caballo, con el cual te vas a pasar pegándote en cada esquina. Las pantallas de carga a veces son muy largas. En definitiva me pareció un juego agotador a más no poder. Lo que si es cierto es que tiene un mundo muy vasto y complejo y sí eres alguien que adora juegos largos con mucho que explorar y hacer, sin duda lo vas a disfrutar. Sin quitar el hecho de que tiene muchos más problemas de los que la gente parece reconocer. Expand

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