The Witcher franchise, the best-selling video game of all time, has a system mechanic in the form of the ‘gift card system’ that allows players to purchase new items and experience the world with a greater sense of adventure and depth.
The Witcher 3 is the third in the franchise, following its predecessor The Witcher and its spin-off, The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings.
The game’s online features have also been updated since its debut in 2009, with several game modes including online co-op and the ability to purchase loot boxes.
The system mechanic, which is exclusive to The Witcher, was introduced in The Witcher 1: Hearts of Stone.
It was only available during the ‘Witcher Festival’ which was an annual event where Geralt could purchase new Witcher items and collect ‘gifts’ from the community.
The giver of a gift is determined by the player’s character class and the system will be used to unlock the game’s ‘gifting’ system.
The giver will receive a special ‘gifter card’ which can be used as a token or gift to unlock new features and abilities for their character.
For example, if Geralt is a warrior, the character’s character card will unlock a ‘warrior weapon’ that gives Geralt additional attack and damage while protecting Geralt from certain damage types.
If Geralt has a paladin, the warrior weapon will also grant Geralt a boon, which allows Geralt to heal allies and deal additional damage to enemies.
The warrior card can also be used by other characters in the party.
The ‘giver card’ can be redeemed in the ‘Gift Shop’ which has a selection of different items that can be purchased with real-world currency.
These items include mounts, weapons, items that give bonuses, and consumables.
For example, a new weapon or a special ability can be unlocked by collecting an item from a specific shop, such as a sword or shield.
If the giver is a Paladin, the Paladin card will grant Geralts additional health regeneration.
The gift cards also have an expiration date.
The time limit for gift cards is three weeks from the date they were received, so if a player doesn’t redeem their gift within the allotted time period, they can’t redeem a gift card.
This system allows players a more intimate experience with The Witcher universe, which can lead to more personalization and a deeper connection to the characters.
The game’s system has also been improved since its first release, allowing players to spend the gift card in-game currency that can also provide a boost to stats.
For instance, players can spend the ‘Aerys Gold’ gift card to purchase upgrades for Geralt, or they can spend it to acquire ‘Gibraltar Gold’ which increases Geralt’s movement speed and movement speed bonuses when using an item in the game.
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The story begins in the town of Brescia, where Geralts journey begins.
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The world of The Witcher games has also received many expansions and remasters, which added new areas and characters to the Witcher universe.
The first of these was The Witcher: Enhanced Edition in 2018.
The next expansion was The Last Wish in 2019, and the last was The Evil Within: Game of the Year Edition in 2021.
In the past, The Last Hope expansion has added new monsters, weapons and more.