The Witcher 3 Day-1 Patch Changelog Revealed, Includes a Variety of Cosmetic and Performance Improvements

Posted 1 year ago


CD Projekt RED has revealed the changelog for the day-1 patch of The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt. The update comes with multiple stability fixes, performance improvements, UI optimizations and a variety of cosmetic improvements.

The changelog can be viewed below:

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt – Day-1 Patch Changelog:

Major changes:

  • Support for DLCs
  • Multiple stability issues fixed
  • Overall performance improvements

Quests and game:

  • Variety of cosmetic quest improvements
  • Journal objective fixes
  • Quest mapping fixes
  • Dialogue flag fixes
  • Quest balancing issues
  • Scene triggering improvements

Gameplay systems:

  • Boat behavior
  • AI improvements
  • NPC spawn strategy improvements
  • Combat balancing
  • UI optimizations

The review embargo for The Witcher 3 has been lifted and even though the team from CD Projekt RED was getting anxious, the reviews for the hugely anticipated game started rolling in, and they are absolutely great.

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt unlocks worldwide at 1 AM CET on May 19 for PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.


NeoGAF user ‘erawsd’ posted the full user manual of the The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt for PC. You can download it here, or here

We have reported a few hours ago that The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt pre-orders have topped one million, something that goes to show, that despite some misguided negative remarks from the media, fans of the series have not lost faith or interest for the game.

Level Designer Miles Toast revealed tons of interesting new information during a livestream hosted by, yesterday. Nvidia has made available the first screenshots from The Witcher 3 that demonstrate Nvidia features like HairWorks and HBAO+.

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You can checkout the last Ultra settings 1080p 60fps footage provided by YouTuber ImAnderZEL, as well as the previous video here. Note that the video is not of the highest quality and it from a previous build of The Witcher 3 and not the final. The specs of the system are – GTX 980, i7 4790, 8GB.

The Witcher 3 is just five days away from release, and as we have previously covered, CD Projekt has already announced that pre-load options are already live, as well as the unlock times for The Witcher 3.

The Witcher 3 will release on May 19 2015 for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC. We will bring you any new information on The Witcher 3 as soon as it becomes available. Be sure to check out our previous coverage for more information on The Witcher 3, here and here.

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