CD Projekt Purple will deploy its long-awaited next-gen replace for The Witcher 3 on 14th December, and with it convey new Efficiency and High quality modes, a brand new Picture Mode, and different such high quality of life options to the sport.
Nevertheless, it can additionally convey together with it one thing that’s, maybe, not fairly so welcome.
Why sure, Witcher followers, this next-gen replace may even embody Netflix’s take (no less than for its first season) on the Nilfgaardian military’s armour.
For slightly little bit of background on this, within the preliminary season of Netflix’s The Witcher adaptation, the Nilfgaardian military wore armour that was pretty controversial in its design. In actual fact, some likened it to a ballsack.
You’ll be able to see it (Netflix’s armour, not a ballsack) within the picture beneath.
Again in 2020, showrunner Lauren Schmidt Hissrich instructed IGN this armour was designed this fashion in a bid to convey the Nilfgaardian military “away from the Cintran military”.
Apparently, it was “not meant to have the identical look as commonplace armour” (which, to be truthful, the Netflix group definitely did obtain with this design).
Nevertheless, this alternative by the manufacturing group was broadly ridiculed, a lot in order that in later seasons it was modified to be much less wrinkled and unappealing.
However whereas Netflix could have wished to maneuver on from the wrinkled armour of previous, Witcher developer CD Projekt Purple clearly has not.
Within the phrases of AniGaming Nation: “the factor you hated from The Witcher Netflix present is coming to the sport.” Together with this proclamation, additionally they shared a stunning shut up picture of CDPR’s tackle the armour, which you’ll be able to see beneath.
The factor you hated from The Witcher Netflix present is coming to the sport
The wrinkly, disgusting Nilfgaard armour from The Witcher Netflix present is coming to The Witcher 3, as a part of the following gen improve. That is obtainable for Xbox Sequence X/S, PS5, and PC on December 15.
— AniGaming Nation (@AniGamingNatio1) November 24, 2022
This armour can be a part of the DLC themed round Netflix’s The Witcher TV sequence, which may even embody new armour and weapon choices for Geralt and a brand new outfit for Jaskier – and there is even a little bit of a brand new quest tied to their acquisition, with Doug Cockle making a return within the lead function.
So, are you trying ahead to seeing extra of this armour with its shiny new current-gen graphics?
Final month it was introduced that Henry Cavill is not going to be reprising the function of Geralt of Rivia for the present’s fourth season.
He’ll now get replaced by Liam Hemsworth, who’s most well-known for enjoying Gale Hawthorne in The Starvation Video games film sequence.