The Witcher 3 Game Designer Explains “Wait Until You See it Without YouTube’s Odd Compression”; Info on Gore and the PS4 Version


The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt is lust a mere twelve days away from release , and CD Projekt RED keeps sharing more and more information on the hugely anticipated game on a daily basis.

Momot explains why gore had to be toned down for the Middle Eastern region,

You can slice people in half. There will be less blood and the guts won’t be as visible. You have to understand one thing – if we didn’t tone it down for this particular region, we wouldn’t be able to release the game there at all.

Finally, he mentioned that, contrary to what he said before, we won’t be able to change the PS4 version’s subtitle font size.

Game Designer Damien Monnier adds that fans should not be worried about it as he hasn't notice anyhing wrong.


Monier responding to a fan regarding the recently revealed PS4 footage that seeing it without YouTube's compression looks so much better, and continues to state that it is one of the most immersive experiences he had in years.

Monnier clarifies that the game looks great on both consoles.

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.

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.