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CD Projekt RED celebrates The Witcher franchise's 10th birthday

CD Projekt RED celebrates The Witcher franchise's 10th birthday

Next month marks 10 years since CD Projekt Red unleashed The Witcher on gamers, kickstarting a series that's gone on to etch its name in RPG history. Today, it released an official wallpaper to adorn your computer and phone screens that accompanies that celebration.

The first game in the series was released in 2007 for PC and Mac. Its 2011 follow up, Assassins of Kings sold more than 1.7m units. The hardest of hardcore fanbase grew, and the series edged closer to the realm of mainstream. The games are based on a series of books, of the same name, by Polish author Andrzej Sapkowski.

On The Witcher's tenth anniversary CDPR has come out with a video that will have you reminiscing about the past.

"Been through hell and high water, you and me".

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It's easy to forget just how great The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt was when we first played it. She eventually works her way to Geralt who, after hugging her, addresses the viewer directly. "Fact is, you know me better than anyone else does", says the world-weary protagonist.

Ciri sneaks up on sorceresses Yennefer and Triss, both of whom are major characters in all three The Witcher games and love interests for Geralt. Don't be surprised if you have the urge to return to the series after watching this.

In order to celebrate the occasion, and to thank Witcher fans across the world, CD Projekt RED has released this touching video which shows Geralt and his pals meeting up for a drink.

The video's YouTube comments section reflects the effect Witcher 3 had on many people.


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