The Witcher Franchise Has Managed to Sell More Than 50 Million Copies

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The Witcher series has soared in popularity over the past couple of months thanks to the resounding success of its Netflix adaptation. That being said, the impact that the original video game trilogy was astounding as well. The developers of the franchise, CD Projekt Red has quickly become one of the most respected and cherish in the entirety of the gaming industry. With all of this taken into account, it is no surprise that the Witcher franchise has just recently sold more than 50 million units.

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Making its video game debut in 2007 the original Witcher game hooked many people with its intriguing story and setting. However, it was far from perfect. The combat and most of the gameplay was outdated at best, because of this it left a lot of fans with mixed feelings. This would of course all change with the second and third games that would arrive later. Form there the brand would never look back and soon became one of the most celebrated series to date.

Despite the Witcher 3: Wild Hunt being released almost five years ago it is still somehow making money thanks to how much of an impact it had at the time. Not to mention that Wild Hunt has been repackaged to new platforms like the Nintendo Switch. There have been other spin-offs such as Gwent too.

CD-Projekt Red is currently working on the highly anticipated title that is Cyberpunk 2077. First announced in 2013 fans have been patiently waiting seven-year for this game to release. If everything lives up to the hype, there is no reason not to believe that we will see another blockbuster hit this Fall.

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