Console gamers will finally be able to experience the dark and mature role-playing game that PC owners have been raving about for awhile. Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment
and CD Projekt RED
have announced that The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings Enhanced Edition
has gone gold and will be available for fans and newcomers of the series on April 17. The game features 40 plus hours of non-linear gameplay with player choices deciding the narrative's various outcomes.
The game will be released in two versions, including the Enhanced and Dark Editions. The Enhanced Edition includes a wealth of new in-game content, such as characters and cinematics, in addition to a world map, soundtrack CD, and a quest handbook for both novice and and experienced gamers. The Dark Edition includes all of the Enhanced items along with a Witcher medallion, art book, stickers, and behind-the-scenes DVD.
Both editions of the game can be pre-ordered through the The Witcher 2 official website
or other retailers.
(Image source: The Witcher 2 official website)
THE WITCHER 2: ASSASSINS OF KINGS ENHANCED EDITION GOES GOLD ON XBOX 360
AWARD-WINNING WINDOWS PC GAME SCHEDULED TO DEBUT FOR XBOX 360 ON APRIL 17, 2012
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and CD Projekt RED studio are proud to announce that The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings Enhanced Edition has gone gold on the Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft. Both the Enhanced Edition and Dark Edition of the game are now available for pre-sale and scheduled to arrive at retail stores on April 17, 2012.
“We are very excited to have The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings Enhanced Edition for Xbox 360 in our spring line-up this year,” said Kevin Kebodeaux, Senior Vice President, Sales Americas, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment. “This game contains all of the elements that make The Witcher a truly immersive experience that will undoubtedly captivate console gamers just as it has and continues to engage PC gamers.”
The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings Enhanced Edition for Xbox 360 is an adaptation of the hit RPG fantasy game on PC. The game offers more than 40 hours of non-linear gameplay, set in a beautiful dark fantasy setting. At its core, the game gives players complete freedom to develop the game’s storyline through a series of choices.
The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings Enhanced Edition features never-before-seen content, making it the richest version of The Witcher 2. The Enhanced Edition will include a world map, a soundtrack audio CD and a quest handbook. The Dark Edition includes all of the in-pack bonus items in the Enhanced Edition, plus a Witcher themed medallion, an art book, stickers and a behind-the-scenes DVD.
The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings Enhanced Edition can be pre-ordered at buy.thewitcher.com
About CD Projekt RED
Developer of the blockbuster Witcher games RPG franchise, CD Projekt RED is a games developer based in Warsaw, Poland and founded in 2002. Their already-released PC titles “The Witcher” and “The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings” have won substantial critical and commercial acclaim. CD Projekt RED is part of the CD Projekt RED group, a publicly traded company on the Warsaw Stock Exchange.
About Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, a division of Warner Bros. Home Entertainment Group, is a premier worldwide publisher, developer, licensor and distributor of entertainment content for the interactive space across all current and future platforms, including console, handheld and PC-based gaming for both internal and third party game titles.