The first chapter of the new The Witcher trilogy won’t come true before 2025, according to what was stated by the CEO of CD Projekt RED, Adam Kiciński, during a meeting with the shareholders. As previously revealed, Project Polaris it would still be in the early stages of development and many of the reasons related to the timing extension would be mainly related to the introduction of the new graphics engine Unreal engine 5.
We are preparing the technology for Polaris. This is the first project to be built with the new engine, the Unreal Engine 5, so additional work is required to build the necessary technology. For this project, we will definitely need extra efforts to complete the development,” said Kiciński.
According to what has been stated, Polaris will therefore need at least three more years of development, but the next two games of the trilogy will take less time and the team has already confirmed that it wants to complete the saga in no time. six years since the launch of Polaris.
We remind you that Polaris is just one of many projects in the pipeline for The Witcher saga. In addition to the new trilogy, two more spin-offs are also on the way.
- The Witcher 4: Polaris is at least three years away (ign.com)
Source: Lega Nerd