Cyberpunk 2077 developer CD Projekt Red has revealed that the upcoming remake of The Witcher will be open-world.
this news comes through a Quarterly Financial Call held by the company yesterday in which CDPR briefly touched upon the remake being handled by developer Fools Theory, as reported VG247, While not much was revealed, CDPR did reveal in the slide pictured below that codename: Canis Majoris, which we now know as The Witcher Remake, a “story-driven, single-player open-world RPG”. and would be a “modern reimagining”. of 2007’s The Witcher.”
This may come as a surprise as the 2007 game was not open-world and instead took players through small hub-like levels in the city of Vizima.
Unfortunately, this slide was essentially revealed in regards to The Witcher remake. It may be a while before we know more about this remake, given that CDPR asked fans to “please be patient” because “it’s going to be a while until we can share more details.” ” When the company announced this game last month,
The Witcher remake is one of several projects at CDPR. Last month, the company revealed it was developing a new cyberpunk game, several new Witcher games (including this remake), and even a new IP under the codename “Haider”.
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