Warsaw Poland (18th October 2012) - During its Fall Special Event, the critically acclaimed game developer CD Projekt RED, announced the worldwide premiere of The Witcher 2:Assassins of Kings Enhanced Edition for Mac computers. The game, which entertained over 2 million players on PC and Xbox 360 is available on the 100% DRM-free distribution platforms GOG.com and Steam. This is the second title the Polish developer has launched for Apple’s platforms, having released the first installment of the Witcher series earlier this year. To celebrate this release, GOG.com and Steam have prepared special offers for all gamers. The Witcher 2 is 25% off and The Witcher is 50% for 48 hours (until the 20th October 2012).
Defining new standards for realistic, non-linear game narration, The Witcher 2 spins a mature, thought-provoking story in one of the most unique RPGs ever released and the greatest title of this genre for Mac computers in years. Each decision made by the player may have dire consequences, and could have a major impact on future events and how the world unfolds. In addition to its epic story, the game features a complex 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 most lively and believable worlds ever created in a video game. The Witcher 2 presents a unique atmosphere, thanks to the widely praised artistic design and is arguably one of the best-looking games for Mac. This beautiful gaming masterpiece can now be experienced by gamers uncut, in the richest and most plentiful edition ever.
“It’s time to end the common idea that Mac gaming doesn’t offer a proper experience. The Witcher 2 is one of the best RPGs on this platform and definitely the best looking one. Additionally GOG.com has expanded, and, for the first time offers several great titles for Apple computers.” said Marcin Iwinski from CD Projekt RED.
The Witcher 2 for Mac and GOG’s new Apple offer were just a few pieces of news the game development studio presented during their Special Event. CD Projekt RED also announced the official title of its upcoming release, the futuristic RPG - Cyberpunk 2077. Alongside with Mike Pondsmith, the designer of the original Cyberpunk 2020 pen and paper RPG, the devs presented the vision for their adaptation of his world. The game will be a multi-thread, robust RPG, taking place in the sandbox environment of Night City. The game designers are preparing a detailed world full of tech advanced gadgets, weapons and bio-implants.
About CD Projekt RED Studio
Developers of the award-winning, bestselling Witcher franchise of video games, this Polish development studio has sold over 4 millions of their games on PC, Mac, and Xbox 360. After 10 years of developing fantasy games set in Andrzej Sapkowski's Witcher universe, they have announced that they will be creating a new franchise of games based on the "Cyberpunk®" futuristic RPG system in collaboration with Mike Pondsmith, the original designer of the pen-and-paper universe in which the upcoming game is set. CD Projekt RED Capital Group is listed on Warsaw Stock Exchange (WSE) under the symbol CDR.
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