The next-gen version of The Witcher 3 will arrive on PS5 and Xbox Series in the last quarter of 2022

The new generation version from The Witcher 3 CD Projekt RED is getting caught. The development of this free update was in the hands of Saber Interactive, who were also in charge of bringing the ambitious fantasy role-playing game to the market. Switchbut a last minute change apart to this study of the project; as a result, the release of the version next-gen was postponed indefinitelyalthough from the study they clarified that they did not expect it to be a “monumental” delay. Now the Polish company has given some more information about when we can expect to see this title in PS5 y Xbox Series X/S.

Taking advantage of the fact that the third installment of the saga The Witcher celebrates its seventh anniversary this month, CD Projekt RED has released a short message on its official twitter account in which he has confirmed his intention to release the version next-gen from The Witcher 3 on PS5 and Xbox Series X/S later this year. Specifically, the company ensures that this update “is planned for release” in the last quarter of 2022so we should be able to play it before the end of the year.

A launch that is taking longer than necessary

In VGC Additional statements are collected from CD Projekt RED in which it is mentioned that the responsibility of marking the new launch window falls on the company’s board of directors, although adhering to the recommendations of “people in charge of development”. When the latest delay was announced, it was precisely said that the reason for the postponement was that they should review the progress and update the publication plans taking into account the change of hands. That was not the first time the version was delayed next-gen from The Witcher 3what first was planned for 2021 and, later, it was expected to launch in the second quarter of 2022.

The new generation version of The Witcher 3 arrive at the end of 2022 on PS5 and Xbox Series X/Sadding new units sold to the vast total of 40 million copies that he has already reached between his versions of PS4, Xbox One, PC and Nintendo Switch. The next game in the series is already in development.

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