None of the Witcher series fans need telling about Geralt the deadly monster slayer or his accomplices; all of have known them from the two games that have been released in the game’s universe. This time around, CD Projekt Red is bringing the characters from the videogame to a tabletop in The Witcher Adventure Game.
A press release announced the board game and the collaboration between CD Projekt Red and Fantasy Flight Games. The latter is a famous Minnesota based card and board games publisher and developer that has games like Sid Meier’s Civilization: The Board Game, and Gears of War: The Board Game to their name.
Adam Badowski the Head of Studioat CD Projekt RED stated:
“Fantasy Flight Games has an outstanding connection with board game fans worldwide and is well known for the highest quality of their titles. We’re really excited that we can join the party and expand The Witcher universe in such great company.”
The key players of the game will be Geralt of Rivia the monster slayer, bard Dandelion, sorceress Triss Merigold and dwarf warrior Yarpen Zigrin. You take up the team on a quest for gold, hunting monsters and interacting with others for alliances.
The Witcher Adventure Game is bound to be released in 2014 though no specific date has been provided so far, keep an eye out on the game’s official website for more information.
How much of a crazy Witcher fan are you? Will you be buying The Witcher Adventure Game when it rolls out?