Developer CD Projekt RED are fairly chuffed today, announcing their flagship franchise “The Witcher” and its sequel “The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings” has sold more than 4 million copies combined on PC, Xbox 360 and Mac.
“I’m still amazed with the result we have achieved with The Witcher franchise,” aid Adam Badowski, head of CD Projekt RED studio.
“Many gamers on many platforms have been drawn to the vivid and complex world we have created. In the gaming world summer means a lot of great, hot deals. So if you still don’t own the game look out for both retail and digital special offers. ‘The Witcher’ and ‘The Witcher 2’ are great, robust RPGs, that every true gamer should own.”
The Witcher games tell the intriguing story of Geralt of Rivia, a professional monster slayer from Andrzej Sapkowski’s bestselling fantasy novels. As Geralt, the players will resolve a conspiracy that can shake the entire Northern Kingdoms and will set upon a quest to regain the protagonist’s lost memory. Both games are praised by critics and fans for their gameplay features and high technical.
Japanese Xbox 360 gamers will get their fill of The Witcher 2 on August 23rd when it launches locally for the Microsoft console, with the Mac release available for Japan later in the year.
If you haven’t had a chance to experience The Witcher, why the hell not? Get out there and give it a go. 4 million people can’t be wrong.