The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt Features
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The next generation needs to focus on cross-platform features over pure graphical improvements.
A rotating list of the best games on Steam may seem impossible on the surface, but against all odds, we've done it. Now updated for 2020!
COMMUNITY QUESTION | You've probably seen our massive Top 100 Games of the Decade list by now. Now tell us about yours!
Our always rotating list of the best games on Microsoft's console, and its premium partner the Xbox One X. Now updated for 2020!
Our rotating list of the best games on PlayStation 4, now updated again for 2020!
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At first it Gwent right over my head.
From Dragon Quest 5 to Death Stranding, chew over these family-centered games while you eat turkey this year.
With Fire Emblem: Three Houses now out, Axe of the Blood God takes a closer look at what makes good RPG romances.
The down-low on all the rumors being discussed in quiet whispers in the lead up to E3 2019.
From NetHack to The Witcher 3, we celebrate the greatest RPGs throughout gaming history.
COMMUNITY QUESTION | We have concluded our Top 25 RPGs countdown, at last! But what do you think should have been number one?
The game of the generation is defined not by its hero, but by women like Triss and Ciri.
AXE OF THE BLOOD GOD | We add Witcher 3 to our Top 25 RPG countdown!
Gwent's spin-off RPG adventure rises to the Witcher name.
INSIDE THE WRITING IN GAMES | CD Projekt Red, Brianna Lei, Meg Jayanth, and more divulge how they approach writing the smaller parts of games.
CD Projekt Red and former Dragon Age creative director Mike Laidlaw weigh in on what makes White Orchard special.
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PODCAST | Kat and Nadia talk about recent releases and how they connect to RPGS, then continue the Final Fantasy IX Report.
STARTING SCREEN | The Witcher 3 continues to surprise me with every return, even years after its release.
AXE OF THE BLOOD: Nadia and Kat discuss Ys: Oath in Felghana, Witcher 3, Pokemon, and Dragon Age Inquisition before hearing your pitches for your favorite lesser-known RPGs.
AXE OF THE BLOOD GOD: Kat, Nadia, and Bob share the love for Dragon Quest. Plus, Mike drops by to discuss the new Witcher 3 and Fallout 4 DLC.
The Witcher 3's intense focus on narrative is a matter of taste, but there's no denying CD Projekt's execution in this final expansion.
PART SIX: The most memorable storylines of the year. (Spoilers, maybe?)
Is The Witcher III too white? What about our fantasy RPG and adventure games in general?
PART TWO: Do you weep for your vanishing free time whenever a publisher announces another massive open-wold game? We pick the must-play sandbox space of 2015.
PART ONE: The team played lots of games in 2015, but which one left them with the greatest sense of accomplishment?
What a good localization can mean for an RPG. Plus: Kat and USgamer contributor John Learned discuss Legend of Legacy and the new Witcher 3 expansion.
Between Horizon, Witcher 3, and Far Cry Primal, we're getting a major influx of hunting games. Why?
Don't believe everything you read on the internet. Or do believe it, but put it in the right context.
Kotaku's Kirk Hamilton joins Kat to discuss his two favorite topics - Witcher 3 and Destiny.
As 2015 nears its midpoint, Mike, Kat, and Jaz sit down to talk about Cities: Skylines, Bloodborne, Axiom Verge, and the rest of the year's top games.
On the fence about whether to get The Witcher 3? Come hang out with Kat while she explores its vast open world at 4pm PT/7pm ET.
CD Projekt Red details what you'll need to run The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt on PC.
With Persona 5, Bloodborne, and more on the horizon, 2015 could be an even better year for RPGs than 2014.
CD Projekt Red's upcoming final chapter to the Witcher trilogy is the developer's most ambitious project yet. Lead quest designer Mateusz Tomaszkiewicz explains the challenges open-world presents.
CD Projekt Red lets a neophyte take a look at the latest Witcher title.