Gwent closed beta testers are getting free copies of The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings

Did you play in the Gwent closed beta test? If so, then as a thanks for your solid play testing, you are also getting a free copy of The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings from GOG. 

To claim your copy (which, by the way, is a spectacularly good game), just log into your GOG account—the same one you used for the Gwent closed beta—by 8 am ET on May 29. Click the buttons as necessary, and blam, free game for you. 

To mark the forthcoming launch of the Gwent public beta, GOG is also having a "Role-Playing Week" sale, with discounts of up to 85 percent on games including The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt and its DLCs, Pillars of Eternity, Tyranny, System Shock Enhanced, Legend of Grimrock 1 and 2, Vampire: The Masquerade – Bloodlines, Deus Ex 1 and 2, and more.

The Gwent public beta is scheduled to begin on May 24, and the GOG sale will be on until May 29. CD Projekt Red ran a Gwent "Public Beta Preview" livestream last week on Twitch that can you catch up with below.

Andy Chalk

Andy has been gaming on PCs from the very beginning, starting as a youngster with text adventures and primitive action games on a cassette-based TRS80. From there he graduated to the glory days of Sierra Online adventures and Microprose sims, ran a local BBS, learned how to build PCs, and developed a longstanding love of RPGs, immersive sims, and shooters. He began writing videogame news in 2007 for The Escapist and somehow managed to avoid getting fired until 2014, when he joined the storied ranks of PC Gamer. He covers all aspects of the industry, from new game announcements and patch notes to legal disputes, Twitch beefs, esports, and Henry Cavill. Lots of Henry Cavill.