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"No Place for Multiplayer" in The Witcher 3 confirms developer


CD Projekt RED has confirmed that there's no place for multiplayer in The Witcher 3: Witch Hunt, due to the game's story driven experience.

Speaking in a new interview with Eurogamer, head of marketing Michal Platkow-Gilewski confirmed that Witcher 3 will not include multiplayer, which we think is fantastic - sometimes it's just nice to get lost in an RPG world all on your lonesome.

"There's no place for multiplayer in so strongly a story-driven game as The Witcher 3. We want to focus on the single-player experience, delivering more than 100 hours of truly immersive gameplay. Geralt can be only one."

Hopefully more developers will sit up and realise that multiplayer is not always necessary.

What do you think?

Edited On 26 Apr, 2013

Comments
34
HERE HERE!
troublemaker 1 year ago
great news! cant wait for it to be fair!
JoeToots=Twat 1 year ago
Sadly, no mention of no MP in cyberpunk. I'm more interested in that than The Witcher.
troublemaker 1 year ago
Played witcher 2, hated the combat so much I sent it back
Pyroloveridge 1 year ago
Why? The Witcher 2 had great combat, the way you had to prepare before every fight and fight carefully it's was great
Loli-Nox-Tan 1 year ago
witcher 2 was slow starting but ive got to get it again and give it time and not rush it!
JoeToots=Twat 1 year ago
How far did you get Pyro?
Loli-Nox-Tan 1 year ago
The Witcher doesn't need a multiplayer. Great decision CD Projekt RED :)
ZdravkoN 1 year ago
Quite right too.
Gloria 1 year ago
ha ha bout half hour, just wasn't feeling it. You know when you play a game and think, I'm going to hate this.. I had that feeling
Pyroloveridge 1 year ago
I thought that to but after you got past the flashback it really opens up
Loli-Nox-Tan 1 year ago
yeah i had the same struggled at the start but it becomes such a great game! give it another go pyro trust me
JoeToots=Twat 1 year ago
Also think about that unearned Gamerscore. You know you want to
Loli-Nox-Tan 1 year ago
yes Gscore is needed!
JoeToots=Twat 1 year ago
For you, I'm going to overtake you soon, and to think there was a 5K+ gap between us when we started.
Gloria 1 year ago
why what u on now?
JoeToots=Twat 1 year ago
80103 ;)
Gloria 1 year ago
Pleased with this decision, IMO too many devs try to shoehorn in multiplayer modes in what are essentially single player games and usually at the cost of the overall single player experience. Good focused single player story driven games like this are what I prefer, just hope it lives up to my expectations.
Steven 1 year ago
Pleased with this decision, IMO too many devs try to shoehorn in multiplayer modes in what are essentially single player games and usually at the cost of the overall single player experience. Good focused single player story driven games like this are what I prefer, just hope it lives up to my expectations.
Steven 1 year ago
no way only 400 behind me!!!! u got more time than me lol! i will pull away again soon, your Wii U will be seeing more time and your 3DS :D
JoeToots=Twat 1 year ago
Zak mate, you're alright, my GS is around 7000! haha! That's what happens when you only own your xbox as a secondary console for 8 months
troublemaker 1 year ago
You all put my 33,000 GS to shame but dont get to play that much these days.
Bindiana 1 year ago
My Gamerscore is 65207
Loli-Nox-Tan 1 year ago
i hit my 80,000 target for the next console as we all have to start from scratch :( but it will be a level playing field!
JoeToots=Twat 1 year ago
172,613
Pyroloveridge 1 year ago
I think I'll probably be overtaking you this weekend Shep, hopefully the Star Trek game has plenty of easy achievements.
Gloria 1 year ago
then ill just have to destroy my back log! halo 4 legendary, bioshock 1999, xcom, dishonoured! i will not be caught, and enjoy your super high Gscore pyro, we will all be on zero next gen! im dreading it :-( look how much you lose compared to me, i feel ive wasted my life haha!
JoeToots=Twat 1 year ago
I play for fun, Achievements are a bonus.. 7 years in the making that was
Pyroloveridge 1 year ago
yeah i play for fun but i see my Gscore as a milestone to my gaming life! i actually look forward to starting from scratch next gen!
JoeToots=Twat 1 year ago
I see gamerscore as a measure of how much of my life I have wasted ;)
Gloria 1 year ago
then pyro has no life lol!
JoeToots=Twat 1 year ago
So I have one of the better lifes then I finally win at something :D
Bindiana 1 year ago
Good. Games like this don't need multiplayer. Originally single player games that have multiplayer added later in the franchise can sometimes have it done well (Mass Effect, for example) but sometimes it is just awful like with Assassins Creed. So glad that this will be a single player game! I play those a lot more than multiplayer ones :D
Cathe 1 year ago
bravo. doesent need it...
bunny_1 1 year ago
Xbox One - Xbox 360 - PS4 - PS3 - PC
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