It has been eight months since CD Projekt introduced that it is working on an augmented reality mobile game set in its beloved Witcher franchise. Suppose Pokemon Go, solely with much more swearing and homicide. The builders say that the sport will hit Android in an early entry delicate launch this summer season, and you’ll apply to be a beta tester now.
In response to the gameplay trailer (which is sort of previous at this level, to be truthful), the first loop of Monster Slayer brings in plenty of components from The Witcher on consoles. You will stroll across the real-world map slaying creepy Slavic monsters with swords and potions, slashing and blocking as crucial. However there’s additionally much more to do, within the spirit of the various RPG gameplay of the principle collection. You’ll be able to go to NPCs to just accept quests, examine scenes of monster assaults for clues, collect supplies for crafting, and extra. Virtually all the interactive components are seen in augmented actuality, overlaid on the real-world surroundings utilizing your cellphone’s digital camera.
This summer season, your hunt begins in The Witcher: Monster Slayer!
We’re opening up registration for an early-access delicate launch part of the sport on the Google Play Retailer.
— The Witcher: Monster Slayer (@TheWitcherMS) April 22, 2021
That is in accordance with the preliminary trailer, in fact. Infamously, Pokemon Go was lacking lots of its initially marketed options when it launched again in 2016, which did not cease it from turning into a worldwide phenomenon. We additionally do not know what the in-app buy system will appear like; CD Projekt confirmed that The Witcher: Monster Slayer can be a free-to-play sport when it was introduced. In fact, any sport components is perhaps modified between the take a look at model and the ultimate launch.
Oh, and the delicate launch is barely obtainable on Android, even though the writer introduced the sport was coming to each iOS and Android. In order that’s fairly cool.
To use for early entry to the sport, head to this link and submit your major Google login data and cellphone mannequin. The builders say that they will “draw the upcoming Witchers” on the finish of April, although if you’ll really be capable to set up and play the sport is not talked about.