The next episode in the witcher video game series is now in development.
CD Project Red announced Tuesday (03/22) that “a new saga for the franchise” is currently in the works, as part of its multi-year strategic partnership with epic games.
While it won’t be The Witcher 4the next untitled game will transition to Unreal Engine 5 from the studio’s own REDengine in a collaborative effort with developers Epic Games “to help adapt the engine to open-world experiences.”
— The Witcher (@witchergame) March 21, 2022
Details regarding the game’s development schedule or release date have yet to be revealed.
Veteran the witcher designate Jason Slama will work as Game Director. In a tweet, he announced that there were openings to join the team with the possibility of working remotely.
I am super excited to report that I have humbly worked to ensure the success of the next great AAA game The Witcher as Game Director! Think you can join the team? We have tons of open roles with the possibility of remote work that we could discuss! https://t.co/bBbxs0JMmq
— Jason Slama (@SlamaTwoFlags) March 21, 2022
The next video game follows the release of the witcher series on netflixwhich features Henry Cavill, Freya Allanand Anya Chalotra. The popular streaming platform has also renewed the series for a third season.