is an open world action role-playing video game developed and published by CD Projekt. It is the third installment in The Witcher game series and serves as a sequel to the previous games, The Witcher and The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings.
The Witcher 3 takes place in the medieval fantasy world of the Continent, where monster hunting has become a profession. Players assume the role of Geralt of Rivia, a witcher— a genetically enhanced human who hunts dangerous monsters for pay. While the game has a linear story, it also features an open-world environment, allowing players to explore various locations and tackle various quests at their own leisure.
The game’s visuals are stunning and feature detailed character models and environments. Its combat system is based on fast-paced action and requires careful timing and strategic positioning in order to succeed.Magic and alchemy play a large role in the game with players having access to a wide variety of spells and potions to aid them in their battles.
The main story revolves around Geralt trying to find his long lost love, Yennefer, and a mysterious figure who appears to be connected to both her and the Wild Hunt, a group of spectres from Welsh mythology that are determined to take over the world. In order to do so, Geralt must travel throughout The Continent, completing various quests and pursuing clues, while contending with the Wild Hunt and the forces of evil they command.
The game features various side quests