MEDIA ALERT: OnLive offers FREE PC and Mac digital download version with every Cloud purchase of The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings Enhanced Edition

February 28, 2013 – OnLive and CD Projekt RED today announced a promotion for The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings Enhanced Edition, which gives players a free digital download copy of the award-winning game when they buy an OnLive cloud version.

Starting today, The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings Enhanced Edition can be purchased for £14.99 (€19.99) and is playable anywhere on OnLive. These purchases are eligible for a free digital download copy for PC or Mac from www.gog.com to play offline.

The game is also available as part of the OnLive PlayPack, the value subscription costing £6.99 (€9.99) per month for all-you-can-play access to this and more than 200 other games.

The Witcher series has sold over 5 million copies since the original game launched. The RPG and its sequel have developed an expanding fan base of players across multiple platforms. The game’s launch with OnLive increases that platform availability to include connected PCs, Macs, tablets and Smart TVs. Also, the game now has access to regular OnLive features, such as recording and sharing Brag Clips™, and spectating of live games in the global Arena.

In The Witcher 2, players assume the role of Geralt of Rivia, a professional monster slayer and loyal protector of the Temerian King. The game set new standards for realistic, non-linear game narration, spinning a mature, thought-provoking story in one of the most extraordinary RPGs ever released. Each decision made by the player will have consequences, and could significantly impact on future events and how the world unfolds. In addition to its epic story, the game features a spectacular combat system that uniquely combines dynamic action with tactical depth. The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings Enhanced Edition features both beautiful graphics and sophisticated in-game mechanics, drawing players into one of the liveliest and believable worlds ever created in a video game.  

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