The Witcher: DuelMail has gone into open beta, so if last week's news on it tickled your interest then you can dip a toe into its waters.
A spin-off from the PC RPG, DuelMail is described as a next-gen web browser game that'll be completely free to play when it launches on May 9.
Two players digitally represented as one of three character classes battle it out, with the victor garnering XP (and possibly leveling up). There's also
A new patch for PC role-playing game The Witcher introduces a brand new adventure created in-house by developer CD Projekt.
The Price of Neutrality, as the adventure's named, contains around two hours of gameplay. According to the dev it "takes the player into the little explored outskirts of Kaer Morhen in a compelling story with tough decisions and more than one possible ending."
On top of that, alongside the patch is the
Straight from the heart of Poland comes these screens from The Witcher, an RPG for the PC. Aren't they lovely?
Powered by BioWare's Aurora engine, you take the lead in this real-time role-player as a warrior named Geralt who, through mutation, has become a supernatural killing machine sworn to protect the local population from werewolves and the undead. And so our hero wanders the land, picking up odd jobs, destroying monsters and leveling up through six medieval combat
Sept 5, 2007
Though traditional tabletop games have been losing ground to videogames for years, the hot new thing at this year's GenCon Indy appeared to be mash-ups that merged the best of both worlds to create the gaming equivalent of Frankensteins monster - though more friendly and less likely to lug away your girlfriend. Along with these hybrid creations, the usual MMO suspects were out in force along with a few other intriguing stragglers that we discovered.
Legends of Norath
The first of
Nov 8, 2007
RPG The Witcher's script has suffered "drastic" cuts and parts - including strong swear words - hacked away in its translation to the English language from the Polish original.
"Yes, it's true. My writing partner and I worked on the English adaptation of the script (based on the translation from the Polish script). It was edited down considerably, not because of censorship, though", writer Sande Chen has said in response to the translation issues pointed out by - in some cases
Dec 17, 2007
If you've been hmming and ahhing over whether to buy CD Projekt's RPG The Witcher, then this demo may help you decide.
A 1.97GB taster just released lets you play the "first part of the prologue in which the seeds of the story are sown and the white-haired Witcher Geralt learns the rudiments of combat," says Atari, the game's publisher.
"The prologue is followed by the entirety of Act 1, during which Geralt of Rivia will see the first threads of the story weave their web around
CD Projekt's well-received PC RPG The Witcher is set to benefit from in-house created content, the developer revealed. "...we are releasing [our] first official adventure with patch 1.3. You'll be able to play totally new quests placed before [the] story of the game," Mateusz Kanik, team lead on D'Jinni, has told The Witcher Vault. This will be the first of a number of official adventures released by CD Projekt, going by what Kanik says in the
Not one to sit on its laurels, The Witcher developer CD Projekt has revealed a spin-off game from its RPG - say hello to The Witcher: DuelMail. The Witcher: DuelMail is described as a next-gen web browser game that'll be completely free to play when launches. Two players digitally represented as one of three character classes battle it out, essentially, with victory rewarding a fighter with experience which leads to level gain, character
NSFW Warning: This teaser features some frontal nudity. Please be careful
Do you think RPGs are too predictable? The Witcher went out of its way to make sure that choices always felt like they mattered – and The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings seems to be following suit. The latest teaser for the upcoming sequel shows off how Geralt, the monster-slaying protagonist, managed to break out of prison in a variety of ways…
PC warlock wannabes will have wait a little longer to get their gnarled hands on The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings; which may be a good thing seeing as they'll also need a little more time to clear some shelf space for everything the special edition has to offer...