The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt’s player count skyrocketed to more than 70,000 concurrent accounts after season 2 of The Witcher aired on Netflix.
Player numbers for CD Projekt Red’s The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt have hit a record high in more than two years, and some are known for this, due to the recent airing of season 2 of The Witcher on Netflix. Season 2 of The Witcher mainly revolves around the event of Wild Hunt, the theme of the most prominent game in The Witcher series.
Although The Witcher TV show and video game are both based on the same novel series, The Witcher, written by Andrzej Sapkowski, the TV show borrows some elements from the game of the same name. In season 2, The Witcher covered several games that “eagle-eyed” fans have picked up. The most famous is the mention of the Wolf medal that Geralt usually wears in the game. In the film, it is revealed that it was worn by a previously deceased witch. For The Witcher viewers looking to dig deeper into the lore of the series, play The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, which is a great opportunity to learn more about Geralt, the wild hunts, and the world. full of magic. According to the recently announced information, it seems a lot of players have taken that opportunity.
According to PC Gamer, the player count of The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt has skyrocketed to a high of more than 71,000 daily concurrent players since The Witcher season 2 kicked off. According to PC Gamer, this is the biggest spike in The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt’s player count since The Witcher season 1 aired in 2019, making player count an all-time high of over 100,000. concurrent players. Season 2’s spike also failed to hit its peak of 92,000 in 2015.
Even though The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt is over 5 years old, the fact that the film continues to seek inspiration shows just how influential the game has had on the entire Witcher franchise. The Wild Hunt, an apocalyptic event in ancient mythology, in the Witcher franchise, is a group of warriors from a special place. In the show, the Wild Hunt is revealed in the final episode, when they try to kidnap Ciri to get her powers.
While it’s unclear exactly how many of The Witcher games were inspired by the film, and conversely, the fact that there is such a connection makes the games a rich source of information for those interested. enjoy this magical but equally dark world. With The Witcher slated to release a third season in late 2022 or in 2023, during which time fans will be able to follow in the footsteps of Geralt in The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt.
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