The Witcher 3 Devs on PS4 Version: “Don’t Worry” About Optimization; “Our Coders Are True Voodoo Shamans.”

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Today we finally got the first direct feed footage of the PS4 version of The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, and it looked quite impressive indeed.

Community & Website Coordinator Marcin Momot had reassuring words regarding optimization:

“About optimization, don’t worry – Our programmers advised.”

Level Designer Miles Tost praised for the coders at CD Projekt RED for the PlayStation 4 version.

A Fan asked whether we would be getting some uncompressed footage for the Witcher 3 to which Toast replied that someone should be working o that already.

If an uncompressed version of the footage becomes available, we’ll make sure to provide a link to the video as soon as possible.


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+. Nvidia has also released a press release announcing that both Batman Arkham Knight and The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt will be included in their GPU bundle with the GTX 980 and GTX 970 GPUs.

The reviews for The Witcher 3 will go live a week before the release of the game

We have previously reported that the reviews for The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt will go live a week before the release of the game, which goes to show how dedicated CD Projekt RED is to their fans and the community.

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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 two weeks 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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