The Witcher 3 Wild Hunt Reviews Playstation 4-Xbox One

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt is one of those games you will simply have to try. It offers a lot of possibilities, it is interesting and there are a lot of things you should explore. An interesting fact is that the resolution on PlayStation 4 is slightly better than the one gamers on Xbox One get, but still, the game should be at least tried. Chances are high you will be playing a lot of time, simply because the entire game is well-developed and comes with modern and unique features. If you have played the previous sequels, you will definitely have to continue your gaming and now, your gaming experience will be even better. However, there are a lot of facts you should know about The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, and watching the official trailer is the first thing you should do.

Gameplay

A gameplay of The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt is definitely a strong side and the best feature the game has to offer. Keep in mind that this game is a mixture of several other games, so it brings the best of several worlds. At the beginning, you will notice that some aspects and some situations simply last too long. Don’t rush and pay attention to the details, they will have an important role afterward. We discovered that the beginning is the most important part of the game and the one that should teach you all about what you are going to need and use in the rest of the game.

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You will play as a Geralt of Rivia, a real hero from the time when heroes actually lived. Yes, the story and the game is set in medical times, but this is a good thing, due to the fact the actions, combats, and enemies fit perfectly to that age. Your hero will spend a lot of time on a horse, which leads to several advantages. You will be able to cover huge areas more quickly and you will be less vulnerable. Of course, it is possible to walk and to fight your battles as an ordinary hero.

Geralt of Rivia deserves a special attention. It isn’t an ordinary hero, nor there something ordinary about him. He is a professional swordsman, but with the help of potions and magic, he is unbeatable. You will probably enjoy playing as we do and you will try to make your hero as powerful as possible. Tip: Increase the level every time it is possible, it will definitely use you and make sure you enter into a battle well-prepared, or you will lose.

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Your enemies are scary and powerful as well, so make sure you understand them before starting a conflict with them. If you skip this step, resetting a game would be a common thing. There are human characters in the game as well and they look, sad! It is possible to notice that there is a huge problem with the world you are in, and you will be able to change it. This is also a feature we liked a lot. Each action you make will have a side effect, sometimes positive and sometimes negative, it depends on you.

Graphics

What about the graphics in The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt? There are no words that can describe it. We were impressed with the level of details, with the visual effects and with the attention to details. As the result, we can say that this is one of the best developed and designed games you will be able to play in this year! The first thing you will notice are the clouds, fog, and your character of course. All of them, are so real that you will think that they are alive! The world is a masterpiece and the attention to details is so advanced that even the smallest things can be seen from a distance. Don’t think that there are no a lot of details and items in the game. In fact, you will need a couple of minutes in order to check out all the items in a single frame.

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Combats are great as well. Effects you and your enemies will make are outstanding in the lack of a better word. Probably the best fact is the fire effect that will be a common thing during the gameplay. An interesting fact is that the fire looks real and somehow ‘’medieval’’. It is hard to explain with words, simply because it is impressive to look and being a part of this great graphics is even better.

We believe that the graphics are at a high level and that it is one of, the better you can get, but it isn’t for everyone. Some gamers may think of it as too bright and the unreal, which is perfectly understandable. In general, the graphics will cause one of two opinions. You will like it and you will want to play more, or you will hate it and you will stop paying attention to the details and the map.

Features

Being able to explore the world and literally do anything you want is the best and the #1 feature The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt has to offer. We will add that the actual number of possibilities is outstanding and impressive, the therefore gaming experience is much better.

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Another feature that is rare and original is the ability to repair your weapon. In many situations, your weapon will have to be repaired. When that happens, taking it to a blacksmith is the only option. In addition, certain items you will have to find are not concealed well, so experienced gamers will find them in a matter of minutes.

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The storyline is interesting, fun and rich in details, so we would like it to mention it as a great feature of The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt. It is important to pay attention to the dialogues and the details, simply because they may unveil something important for you. In general, the story will keep you focused up to 30 hours of playing time.

Pros:

  • The graphics are
  • The open world offers a lot of possibilities.
  • The game has advanced features and options.
  • The story in interesting and will keep gamers focused.
  • The main character is different than the ones in other games with the similar story.

Cons:

  • The loading time is long.
  • There are some issues with the frame rate, in some parts of the game.
  • Some battles are extremely hard.

Who it is for? 

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt is definitely a game for all, except for beginners. Mostly the gamers who played the previous sequels will think of this version as important addition and they will be thrilled, there is no point mentioning that. They will also be able to get all the secrets from the game and all aspects will be known.

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Intermediate gamers will have a bit hard time at the beginning, but due to the fact The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt is a mixture of several games, we believe they will be able to continue playing, without any severe issues. Yes, practicing is mandatory, but it will be fun.

Beginners will have an extremely hard time starting the game. There are a lot of details, things to do, missions to complete and a lot of secrets, therefore, unless you are an expert, playing the game would be almost impossible.

Training/tools overview

As you already know, The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt is an open world game, so you will be able to explore the world and do anything you like. This means that there is no official tutorial nor training you will get. The only thing you can do is to spend a lot of time at the beginning in order to get an idea about the game. Yes, you will get hits, but they are not extremely useful.

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Support

Support for The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt is slightly better than we get used to it. You will be able to get anything you want, related to support from the official website and a Twitter account. That’s why we will say that in general, support is more than just good and adding the fact there are a lot of websites that can help you, support is better than usual.

Verdict

As we said at the beginning, The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt is a game you will have to try. The world is beautiful, there are a lot of things to do and you will be able to get an impressively strong character. Yes, the game isn’t perfect for beginners, but all advanced games are reserved for professionals. We guarantee you a lot of fun and a lot of playing hours. Playing the game for more than 30 hours is an ordinary thing, so don’t be surprised.

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt is developed for gamers who like medieval times, combined with heroes, magic, and wonderful creatures, so at the end, we will mention that if you are a gamer like that, this is the best game for you right now.

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