The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt new-gen release date window Q4 2022

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt New-Gen Version Launches Q4 2022

Back in April, we reported the new-gen version of The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt was delayed. It was to come out in Q2 2022. Since development was moved in-house, more time was needed to polish the port. Now, on the title’s 7th anniversary, CD Projekt Red has revealed a new release date window of Q4 2022 for The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt on new-gen platforms, which includes PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X | S, and PC.

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Here is the official announcement:

Q4 of course encompasses the dates of October until December. So by year’s end, gamers will be able to play The Witcher 3 in all its stable frame rate glory!

CD Projekt Red global community director Marcin Momot reminded players of the game’s content. The new-gen release of The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt will include the Hearts of Stone and Blood and Wine expansions, all previous DLC and patches, and new DLC inspired by the Netflix series The Witcher. A video game-accurate Henry Cavill will be sure to send all men and women into a tizzy.

The new-gen version of The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt will release on PS5, Xbox Series X | S, and PC in Q4 2022. As a refresher, anyone who owns a last-gen edition of The Witcher 3 on PC, Xbox One, or PlayStation 4 will be eligible for a free update to this fancier one.


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Arthur Damian has been covering the video game industry for over ten years, and joined The Escapist in 2022. He is a huge fan of platformers, indies, and fighting games, and strives to cover them for The Escapist every chance he gets. Arthur received his Bachelor’s Degree in English from Brooklyn College in 2009. He is also the Editor-in-Chief over at That VideoGame Blog. When he isn’t writing, Arthur enjoys playing games on his Switch and PlayStation 5, and sings the praises of the greatest video game ever, Chrono Trigger, to anyone who will listen.