Developer CD Project Red has confirmed that its critically acclaimed fantasy-action adventure RPG The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt will not only get a PS5 and Xbox Series X | S upgrade, but also free DLC inspired by the hit Netflix show.
The game’s official Twitter account announced the news, saying more information about this free DLC “coming soon.” It coincided with WitcherCon, which came live on July 9 and is dedicated to all things Witcher.
Witcher 3: Wild Hunt next generation update coming to PS5, Xbox Series X / S and PC this year! Here’s a sneak peek at our updated cover art.
Spoiler alert: we also prepared some free DLCs inspired by @witchernetflix 🤭
More info coming soon! pic.twitter.com/Hs7LwWzUAt
– The Witcher (@witchergame) July 9, 2021
The developer briefly teased what the free DLC will include under WitcherCon, including the armor Geralt wears in the Netflix series. There is currently no release date for this content.
CDPR also confirmed that the next-generation upgrade currently under development will be free for those who own The Witcher 3 on PC, PS4 and Xbox One. Although no release date was announced, the upgrade is still planned this year.
The biggest news out of WitcherCon was the release date of The Witcher season 2 on Netflix, which debuts on December 17th. There are also other Witcher projects coming up, like an animated film that falls on August 23rd.
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