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Gwent: The Witcher Card Game

A stand-alone version of collective card game (CCG) that debuted in the bestselling RPG, The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, by CD Project RED, and quickly became acknowledged as one of the best minigames in history.

Puzzle | fantasy | play for free | card games | Polish | cross-platform

Gwent: The Witcher Card Game Release Date

23Oct2018

PC

04Dec2018

PS4 XONE

29Oct2019

iOS

24Mar2020

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Gwent: The Witcher Card Game for PC, PS4 and XONE is a classic fantasy card game, which gives us commands over heroes and units from Witcherís universe created by Andrzej Sapkowski. Gwent has debuted in 2015ís The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt and quickly became known as the best minigame in history, with many players collecting virtual cards and exploring gameís world to find more challenging opponents. Gwent: The Witcher Card Gameís development has been handled by CD Projekt RED studio.

Mechanics

Each player gets a deck of dozens of cards divided into 4 available factions, including Northern Realms, Nifgaardian Empire, Monsters, and Skellige. Gameplay is based on standard turn-based model: we start by drawing 10 cards, each representing a certain type of battle units, heroes, optional bonuses to strength or morale of our followers and abilities that affects weather on the battlefield.

Unitsí cards are placed in one of three rows: for melee fighters, ranged soldiers and finally for siege machines, like catapults. Each of them is described by points that reflect their attack strength. The winner is a player who has more powerful army, in other words Ė the one which has more strength points at the end of the round. Typically for card games, players need to win two rounds to achieve victory.

Game modes

Aside from classic online duels, Gwent: The Witcher Card Game fir PC, PS4 and XONE offers a story campaign, which consists of regularly released episodes.

Game mode: single / multiplayer   Multiplayer mode: Internet   Player counter: 1-2  

User score: 8 / 10 based on 2170 votes.

Pre-release expectations: 8.5 / 10 based on 1984 votes.

PEGI rating Gwent: The Witcher Card Game

Age rating. The PEGI rating considers the age suitability of a game, not the level of difficulty. Game contains bad language.

Gwent: The Witcher Card Game System requirements

PC / Windows

PC / Windows

  • Minimum:
  • Intel Celeron G1820 2.7 GHz / AMD A4-7300 3.8 GHz
  • 4 GB RAM
  • graphic card 1 GB GeForce GT 730 / Radeon R7 240 or better
  • 6 GB HDD
  • Windows 8/8.1/10 64-bit
  • Recommended:
  • Intel Core i3-6100 3.7 GHz / AMD FX-6300 3.5 GHz
  • 4 GB RAM
  • graphic card 2 GB GeForce GTX 660 / Radeon R7 265 or better
  • 6 GB HDD
  • Windows 8/8.1/10 64-bit
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