The Witcher 3 upgrade arrives December 14th for PS5 and Xbox Series X|S. This was announced by CD Projekt Red. The current-gen version of the open-world role-playing game has a release date, but further details will only be announced next week. 

Fans of The Witcher 3 have had to wait a long time, now CD Projekt Red has let the witcher out of the bag: the current-gen version for Playstation 5 and Xbox Series X|S will be available before Christmas. For developers and publishers, this means one thing above all: You can take the gift time with you. 

Upgrade: The Witcher 3 in beautiful?

After some delays, CD Projekt Red announced earlier this year that The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt would be available for PS5 and Xbox Series X|S with the upgrade in the fourth quarter of the year. In the meantime, however, fans of the series have become restless, after all, November was already halfway through – but there was no information. Until now.

The Polish developer studio recently announced that they would soon be revealing news. That is exactly what has happened. Much to the delight of the fans, because the targeted release period will probably be met. 

CD Projekt Red announced via Twitter that The Witcher 3 will be released on December 14th - exactly one month from now - for Playstation 5 and Xbox Series X|S.

Important to know: If you already own the game for the Playstation or Xbox One, you will receive the new current-gen upgrade for free.

So far it is unclear what exactly the Witcher 3 upgrade includes. CD Projekt Red wants to reveal more details about this via stream in the coming week, then gameplay material will also be shown directly. However, the technology of the new power consoles will be used, it can be assumed: constant FPS and revised graphics seem to be set. 

The upgrade of the current version of The Witcher 3 was originally responsible for Saber Interactive. The studio that also developed the adaptation for the Nintendo Switch. In April, however, CDPR announced that development had been moved internally.

The current year is therefore a good one for fans of the witcher: after all, CD Projekt Red also has some other plans for the future of the series. For example, a remake of the original The Witcher is being developed in partnership with Fool's Theory. Former CDPR developers are active in the studio. A new part of the main series is also in development. The Molasses Flood is also collaborating with Project Sirius on an "innovative look" at the Witcher universe.

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