Video Games: THE WITCHER To Have Spin-off Board Game By Fantasy Flight Games

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,” said Adam Badowski, Head of Studio, CD Projekt RED.

Ignacy Trzewiczek’s The Witcher Adventure Game takes players on a journey across the world of The Witcher as they assume the roles of four beloved characters from the books and computer games: Geralt of Rivia, monster slayer; Dandelion, roguish bard; Triss Merigold, cunning sorceress; and Yarpen Zigrin, dwarven warrior. A variety of quests invite players to hunt monsters, earn gold on dangerous missions, and interact with the characters they meet in a web of alliances and treachery.

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We are very pleased to partner with CD Projekt RED on The Witcher Adventure Game. The story and the setting of The Witcher really lends itself to an adventure board game. We’re looking forward to players being able to craft their own narrative during the course of the game,” said Steve Horvath, Senior VP of Communication and Digital Business for Fantasy Flight Games.

Visit the newly launched website for further details.

The game is slated to a worldwide release in 2014.

Now dig on the teaser…

About CD Projekt RED:

Development studio established in 2002 and based in Warsaw and Cracow, Poland.
Creators of The Witcher and The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings. Both RPGs were
praised by critics and fans, gathering over 200 awards and selling over 6
million copies to date. Originally a PC developer, CD Projekt RED has released
The Witcher on Mac and The Witcher 2 both on the Xbox 360® games and
entertainment system from Microsoft and Mac. The studio is now working on The
Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, the grand finale of the Geralt of Rivia saga. The game
will be released in 2014 on Xbox One, Playstation®4 and PC. The developer is
also working on Cyberpunk 2077 in collaboration with Mike Pondsmith, the
original designer of the pen-and-paper Cyberpunk® futuristic RPG system in
which the upcoming game is set. CD Projekt RED developers’ mission is to take
the passion they have for games and harness it to make the best RPGs in the
world. Along with GOG.COM, the Internet’s leading destination for the best
DRM-Free games in history on PC and Mac, CD Projekt RED is part of the Warsaw
Stock Exchange listed (ISIN: PLOPTTC00011) CD Projekt Group.

About Fantasy Flight Games:

Based in Roseville, Minnesota, Fantasy Flight Games (FFG) was founded in 1995
by its CEO, Christian T. Petersen. Since the release of its first board game,
Twilight Imperium, in 1997, FFG has published hundreds of titles, including
Arkham Horror, and Descent, as well as several board games based on video game
IPs such as Sid Meier’s Civilization: The Board Game, and Gears of War: The
Board Game. FFG is now one of the biggest names in the hobby games industry,
becoming a marketplace leader in the board game, card game, roleplaying game,
and miniature game categories.

 

The Above Was Sourced From The Press Release…

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Chris can be found only at night, playing vast hours of XBox 360, reading uniquely disturbing novels, and scouring Netflix for late sixties horror flicks. He has 69,000 Gamerscore and counting. Supposedly at the age of three, he beat Super Mario Bros. on NES, though possesses no recollection of this. Writing novels since the age of fourteen, he hopes to one day publish them. On Friday nights, he is seen at the local indie film theater, then the pubs next door shortly after, for thorough critique among friends. Follow him on Twitter @Literaryman420

 

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