Along with asserting a sequel to Cyberpunk 2077, CD Projekt’s Investor Relations Twitter additionally confirmed the codename for the subsequent Witcher title. Mission Polaris is “constructed on the legacy” of The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt and continues to be in pre-production. CD Projekt RED is growing the open-world RPG with over 150 builders concerned.
Nevertheless, extra importantly, it’s confirmed to be the beginning of a brand new Witcher trilogy. As soon as Mission Polaris launches, the subsequent two video games will launch inside a six-year interval. Whether or not CD Projekt RED can follow that timeline stays to be seen. If the subsequent two video games are additionally being developed on Unreal Engine 5 like Mission Polaris (which is all however confirmed at this level), the enhancements to effectivity might assist.
Once more, we’ll have to attend and see, particularly since CD Projekt RED hasn’t revealed the story or any launch window for Polaris. These on the lookout for one thing to sink their tooth into for the brief time period can play The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt on Xbox Sequence X/S and PS5, which continues to be on monitor for launch in This autumn 2022.
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