The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt trailer explains the scope and size of the setting

This is technically a development diary, expanding on the world of The Witcher 3, and its ecosystems and politics. But given that it's set predominantly around old ruins, there isn't much actual development to be seen. Unless, that is, CD Projekt RED make their RPG sequel by chanting near ancient groves and resonating structures. If nothing else, it would explain the delay .

We've been keeping a close eye on The Witcher 3. Here's Wes's report on the recent E3 demo , and Sam's profile on the game's creators .

The Witcher 3 is due out 24 February. Plenty of time to start planning your PC upgrades.

For all the happenings of Gamescom 2014, head through to our complete coverage .

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Phil has been PC gaming since the '90s, when RPGs had dice rolls and open world adventures were weird and French. Now he's the deputy editor of PC Gamer; commissioning features, filling magazine pages, and knowing where the apostrophe goes in '90s. He plays Scout in TF2, and isn't even ashamed.
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