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What is The Witcher 3 based on?

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The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt is a 2015 actionrole-playing game developed and published by CD Projekt andbased on The Witcher series of fantasy novels byAndrzej Sapkowski. It is the sequel to the 2011 game TheWitcher 2: Assassins of Kings, played in an open world witha third-person perspective.

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Also question is, what is The Witcher based on?

The series revolves around the eponymous"witcher", Geralt of Rivia. In Sapkowski's works, "witchers"are beast hunters who develop supernatural abilities at a young ageto battle wild beasts and monsters.

Secondly, what country is Witcher 3 based on? Poland

In this way, what time period is The Witcher 3 based on?

Like the first two games, The Witcher 3 is setin a land known as The Continent.

Is The Witcher show based on the game?

The Witcher is an upcoming fantasy drama webtelevision series created by Lauren Schmidt Hissrich forNetflix. It is based on the book series of the samename by Andrzej Sapkowski. The series is set to be releasedin late 2019.

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Azra El Kamouni

Professional

Can Witchers die of old age?

No Witcher has ever died of old age in thebooks or in the games. So it is almost impossible to ascertain whena Witcher will die. Sorceresses can live foreverbecause there is a potion that they can drink that is madeby Ortolan that stops the aging process.

Nistor Jennifer

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How old is Geralt?

In the books, Geralt is roughly 80–85 bytheir conclusion. In the games, Geralt ages a bit, he'sroughly ~94 in The Wild Hunt. Witchers age slowly, and canlive for several centuries, thanks to the mutagens they receiveduring the Trial of the Grasses.

Rapita Valdehita

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How old is Vesemir?

Geralt is thought to be 100-ish, Yennefer is said to beborn in 1173 and W3 should take place in 1273-1274, Triss isapparently a "young" sorceress so probably less than 100, Ciri willbe 22 in W3, Dandelion is probably 40 something, Vesemir ishundreds of years old.

Nisar Caumel

Explainer

Is The Witcher 3 hard?

The Witcher 3 is harder than Skyrim but easierthan Dark Souls – unless you venture into permadeathterritory. The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt is unusuallypositioned in the RPG pantheon. But if you're not really keen onRPGs with action gameplay you may be on the fence, and with goodreason; this is no Skyrim.

Harald Rishmal

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Will there be a Witcher 4?

While Developer CD Projekt Red hasn't confirmed thatthere will ever be a Witcher 4, it certainly hasn'tbeen ruled out completely. In an interview with Eurogamer in May2016, CD Projekt Red co-founder, Marcin Iwinski, said the team“didn't have anything planned” when it came to the nextWitcher game.

Natividad Mar'In

Explainer

Do Witchers sleep?

Yes, in the books they sleep like normal people,they are can probably go on without sleep littlelonger than ordinary people, but not by much. And on severaloccasions people sneaks away or to Geralt while he is asleep, somelight sleep or halfsleep is out of questiontoo.

Renata Ephraim

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Do I need to play Witcher 1 and 2?

But, no it is not necessary. But if you want fullknowledge of the Witcher lore, then you may go and play 1and 2 and read the books of which there series is basedon.

Ramona Barradas

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Is The Witcher book series over?

For now the story has concluded, but Sapkowski hashinted that it may continue… The eight books thatmake up the Witcher Saga consist of: The Last Wish(1993/2007; a reprint of The Witcher, released in 1990, withnew material) Sword of Destiny (1992/2015)

Azibar Rukhimovich

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How does Geralt die?

It actualy happened but Ciri threw Geralt andYenefer to this moment. Book also says that they diedpeacefully - Geralt of heart failure and Yenefer right afterhim. I took it that they are actually alive but in a place whereCiri can't go back to or can't for sometime.

Zamfir Rombo

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Is Ciri more powerful than Geralt?

Geralt is stronger than her because he hasexperience, wisdom, and self control.

Mayara Stehncken

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Where is Geralt of Rivia from?

Despite his title, Geralt did not hail from thecity of Rivia. After being left with the witchers by hismother, Visenna, he grew up in their keep of Kaer Morhen in therealm of Kaedwen.

Enebie Rolver

Teacher

How did Geralt lose his memory?

Geralt chased them, eventually encountering Lethoand his brother Witchers of the Viper. After an unknownamount of time with the Hunt, Geralt was rescued by Ciristorming a gathering of the Hunt. He fled and suffered amnesia fromthe Hunt's magic, and was found by Vesemir, Eskel, and Lambert nearKaer Morhen.

Purita Auquilla

Teacher

Does Geralt die in the books?

He died ordinarily, of a heart attack. She died soonafter him, but of what the tale does not say. Geraltand Yennefer were married but soon after Geralt died of aheart attack and Yennefer died of sorrow. That may be why at theend of the book, Ciri gets emotional.

Sidonio Ybargallartu

Teacher

Is Witcher 3 really open world?

But none of them hold a candle to The Witcher 3.The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt blows every otheropen-world experience of 2015 out of the water in twoimportant ways: its quest design andworld-building.

Ahmedou Erenchun

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How did Geralt get Ciri?

Ciri was born in Skellige in Belleteyn of thefollowing year and initially, Calanthe ordered her advisorMousesack to kill Geralt, wishing to break free from the Lawof Surprise.

Sirine Sardinero

Reviewer

Is The Witcher 3 a sequel?

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt is a 2015 actionrole-playing game developed and published by CD Projekt, based onThe Witcher series of fantasy novels by Andrzej Sapkowski.It is the sequel to the 2011 game The Witcher 2:Assassins of Kings.

Vikas Laddha

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Abdelaati Zhelaev

Reviewer

Why do Witchers have cat eyes?

As a result of the painful and dangerous Trial of theGrasses, young witchers gained cat-like eyes,which allowed them to see in the dark. People need witchers,but are simultaneously afraid of them. The itinerant warriorsinspire fear because they are mutants and have superhumanpowers.

Dallas Izarraspi

Reviewer

Is The Witcher set on Earth?

The Witcher series take place on an unnamedplanet referred to by its people as the World, the Earth orthe Globe. Approximately 90% of land is on the northernhemisphere.