The Witcher 4 will not be exclusive to the Epic Store


First official image of The Witcher 4

Yesterday afternoon, the explosive news fell on the social networks of CD Project Red: there will be a new title of its most famous franchise, The Witcher. The announcement caused such a stir in the community that Polish company website was down, by the number of users who tried to enter it. This required them to upload an image to social media with the text of the press release.

Another of the most remarkable news of this new project is that they have confirmed that the new title of the franchise will be developed using the engine Unreal Engine 5leaving its own engine parked, the RED engine. The unreal engine is belonging to the Epic Games companywith whom they have announced that they will collaborate closely for several years.

This new association has raised fears among many users pc that he the game was exclusive Shop. This debate was quickly settled by the official twitter account from The Witcher, who clarified that it was not in their plans to make the game exclusive to any store or platform.

The Witcher 4 protagonist and his release date

According to Press release by CD Projekt, this new opus will be the first of a new saga of the franchise, so it is very likely that we will no longer put ourselves in the shoes of the wizard Geralt of Rivia and embody a new protagonist.

Undoubtedly the most likely option and the most anticipated by fansis that the new saga is with Cirithat we already control during certain missions of The Witcher 3. It is also possible that we are another character, either an old acquaintance or a brand new one.

We don’t have a release date or anything yet, but chances are we won’t see it before in a few years. For the time being, we will continue to pay attention to any news that may come out on the subject.