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WitcherCon Festival has begun in GWENT: The Witcher Card Game!


Join the celebration and take part in the special, time-limited WitcherCon Festival! Complete unique contracts available during the event to win in-game resources, a Premium Legendary card and exclusive Witcher-series themed ornaments - coins, player title, avatar and border!​


Check it out in-game now!


WitcherCon Festival in GWENT will last until July 22nd, 12 noon CEST.​
 


The Season of the Griffin has begun and Update 9.1 is live.

We are setting the stage for our upcoming WitcherCon event and ironing out a few gameplay bugs while adjusting a few cards across all factions.

Check out all changes in game right now!


Seasonal modes in July:

06.07. - 13.07. Banished
  • After mulligan Banish both players decks. Whenever a card appears in any deck, banish it.
13.07. - 20.07. Power Shift
  • At the start of the match, set the power of every unit in your starting deck to its Provision Cost.
20.07. - 27.07. Seesaw
  • On the end of the player's turn:
Damage player's odd power units by 1

Boost player's even power units by 1

27.07. - 03.08. Switcheroo
  • After 2 turns the players switch hands.
Patch notes: Link
This season is planned to end on August 3rd, 10:00 a.m. CEST.
 


Update 9.1 is the Patch between the release of the first and second drop of the Price of Power expansion.

It focuses on fixing a number of gameplay bugs while adjusting the strength of a group of cards across all factions.

Besides that, it sets the stage for our upcoming WitcherCon event.

But who are we kidding, the biggest highlight is Vaedermakar getting his deserved Druid category.
Changes
Neutral

New unit: Sunset Wanderers

Witcher, 1 power, 11 provisions.

This card starts in the leftmost position of your hand.

At the beginning of your turn, while in hand, move self one position to the right then boost self by 1.

At the end of your turn, if you haven't passed and there are no cards to the right of this card, summon self from your hand to a random allied row, then draw a card.

Doppler: Provisions changed from 6 to 5.

Elder Bear: Provisions changed from 6 to 4.

Caravan Vanguard: Provisions changed from 6 to 5.

Swallow: Provisions changed from 5 to 4.

Mahakam Ale: Provisions changed from 5 to 4.

Scout: Provisions changed from 5 to 4.

Vaedermakar: Added the Druid category.

Yennefer: Divination: Provisions changed from 9 to 8.

Triss Merigold: Provisions changed from 9 to 8.

Monsters

White Frost: Added a new part of ability:

Whenever you play a Wild Hunt unit, boost it by 1 if there's Frost in the opposite row.

Ice Giant: Provisions changed from 6 to 5.

Hideous Feast: Provisions changed from 5 to 4.

Griffin: Power changed from 8 to 9.

Kikimore Worker: Provisions changed from 5 to 4.

Red Riders: Provisions changed from 6 to 5.

Ard Gaeth: Provisions changed from 9 to 8.

Maerolorn: Power changed from 3 to 4.

Witch Apprentice: Provisions changed from 4 to 5.

Skellige

Rage of the Sea: Provisions changed from 14 to 15.

Tuirseach Veteran: Berserk requirement changed from 2 to 3.

Dimun Pirate: Power changed from 7 to 8.

Raging Bear: Power changed from 7 to 8.

Disgraced Brawler: Provisions changed from 5 to 4.

Boatbuilders: Added Cooldown: 1

An Craite Warcrier: Power changed from 3 to 4.

Morkvarg: Added the Pirate category.

Provisions changed from 8 to 7.

Svalblod Cultist: Provisions changed from 5 to 4.

Northern Realms

Pincer Maneuver: Provisions changed from 16 to 15.

Immortal Cavalry: Provisions changed from 6 to 5.

Cursed Knight: Provisions changed from 5 to 4.

Redanian Elite: Provisions changed from 5 to 4.

Armor changed from 4 to 3.

War Chariot: Added Cooldown: 3

Reinforced Balista: Power changed from 4 to 3.

Armor changed from 0 to 1.

Scoia'tael

Half-Elf Hunter: Provisions changed from 6 to 5.

Waylay: Provisions changed from 5 to 4.

Dwarven Mercenary: Provisions changed from 5 to 4.

Mahakam Defender: Provisions changed from 5 to 4.

Dol Blathanna Archer: Power changed from 4 to 5.

Forest Whisperer: Order (Ranged) changed to:

Give an allied unit Vitality for 3 turns.

Cat Witcher Saboteur: Power changed from 4 to 5.

Nilfgaard

Imperial Formation: Part of ability changed to:

Once all Charges have been exhausted, move a unit from your deck to the top.

Imprisonment: Provisions changed from 16 to 15.

Double Cross: Provisions changed from 17 to 16.

Imperial Diplomacy: Provisions changed from 5 to 4.

Nilfgaardian Knight: Power changed from 7 to 8.

Ard Feainn Tortoise: Provisions changed from 5 to 4.

Mage Torturer: Power changed from 4 to 5.

Albrich: Provisions changed from 7 to 6.

Viper Witcher: Adrenaline 6 effect changed to:

If it's not a Token, Spawn a base copy of that unit at the top of opponent's deck.

Coated Weapons: Deathblow effect changed to:

If it wasn't a Token, Banish it and Spawn a base copy of it on top of opponents' deck.

Affan Hillergrand: Provisions changed from 8 to 7.

Imperial Golem: Power changed from 11 to 12.

Provisions changed from 7 to 6.

Blightmaker: Provisions changed from 5 to 6.

The Guardian: Tier changed from gold to bronze.

Rarity changed from epic to common.

Syndicate

Pirate's Cove: Provisions changed from 15 to 14.

Jackpot: Provisions changed from 16 to 15.

Smuggle: Provisions changed from 5 to 4.

Arena Ghoul: Provisions changed from 5 to 4.

Arena Endraga: Power changed from 5 to 6.

Cleaver's Muscle: Provisions changed from 5 to 4.

Bloody Good Friends: Power changed from 5 to 6.

Adriano the Mink: Added a new part of ability:

Increase the Profit by 1 for each allied Sly Seductress.

Whoreson Junior: Power changed from 5 to 4.
New Features


Automatic milling settings are now stored on the account, rather than on the device.

WitcherCon Festival - starting 2 days after 9.1 release
Game Fixes
Dead Man's Tongue will no longer show the deck in order.

Cards such as Dire Bear, Cahir Dyffryn and Black Blood no longer count base power increases as boosting.

Mage Assassin can no longer be Summoned from the top of the deck during the opponent's turn.

Ethereal will now properly transform Demons.

Cintrian Envoy will now show all card types as intended, not only units.

Reinforced Ballista's Cooldown will now correctly refresh at the beginning of the turn, not the end of the turn.

Megascope and Dol Blathanna Whisperer will now reset their Counter correctly when leaving the board.

Shader issue affecting visuals of Adrenaline and Shield is fixed.
 
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Thronebreaker is a single-player RPG set in The Witcher universe, combining narrative-driven exploration with unique puzzle solving and turn-based battles. Players take on the role of Queen Meve of Lyria and Rivia, who is forced to enter the warpath in the face of an impending Nilfgaardian invasion.​



Thronebreaker for Android is being distributed in the “Freemium” model, allowing players to download and try the game for free. After reaching a certain moment in the story, players will be able to purchase the full game to continue the adventure.​


The release on Google Play brings the complete Thronebreaker experience to Android, with dedicated touch-screen controls designed for mobile play, as well as cross-save support with versions of the game available across other supported platforms. By playing Thronebreaker, players can also unlock various bonuses in GWENT: The Witcher Card Game, including unique ornaments and 20 premium cards to be used in multiplayer battles.​





Also available on iOS, PC (GOG.COM & Steam), Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, as well as PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X|S via backwards compatibility.​
 


Love conquers all! In celebration of Pride Month, we are hosting a charity stream on our Twitch channel this Friday, June 18th, from 9AM to 10PM CEST. Nine of our team members have joined up for stream sessions from our games old and new all day long to raise funds for the charity KPH.

Kampania Przeciw Homofobii (Campaign Against Homophobia) is a Polish NGO that works for homosexual, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people and their relatives through political, social and legal advocacy.

While watching our hosts play our games including The Witcher, The Witcher 2: Assassin of Kings, The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, GWENT: The Witcher Card Game, Thronebreaker: The Witcher tales, and Cyberpunk 2077 you will be able to donate money to the NGO.

We are delighted to confirm that we will match your donations up to 50 000 PLN! If you’d like to participate, make sure to join the party on our Twitch channel this Friday!

Here is the detailed schedule of the stream (time in CEST):



Where and when is the stream going to take place?

The Charity stream will start on Friday June 18th at 9AM CEST on CD PROJEKT RED’s Twitch channel.

Who is going to stream?

The stream will be hosted by CD PROJEKT RED team members: Ryan Shou, Alicja Kozera, Paweł Burza, Gabriela Pešková, Magdalena Czarnecka, Monika Janowska, Miles Tost, Philipp Weber and Amelia Kołat.

What games are going to be streamed?

We will stream GWENT: The Witcher Card Game, Thronebreaker: The Witcher Tales, The Witcher, The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings, The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt and Cyberpunk 2077. The full schedule can be found above.

Who are you donating the money to?

The donations will be made to Kampania Przeciw Homofobii (Campaign Against Homophobia) as a support activity for Pride Month.

How does the matching donation system work?

For each donation made by one of you, we will match it by the same amount, up to a total of 50 000 PLN. This means that if 50.000 PLN is raised during the stream, we will donate an additional 50 000 PLN for a total of 100 000 PLN donated to KPH.
 


The Season of Magic has begun and with the release of "Once Upon a Pyre" 26 new cards are available in the game right now.

Update 9.0 also includes the long awaited Northern Realms rework plus balance changes to a lot of other cards, supporting the new cards.

Check them out in the game right now!


Seasonal modes in June:

08.06. - 15.06. Dual Casting
  • Once per turn, when you play a special card, spawn and play a copy of it immediately after
15.06. - 22.06. Patience is a virtue!
  • At the start of your turn, transform all cards in your hand into random ones that cost 1 provision more
22.06. - 29.06. Battle Rush
  • Both players have just 8 seconds to complete their turn and 15 seconds to complete the redrawing phrase.
29.06. - 06.07. Double Down
  • Whenever you play a unit from your hand, play a unit with the same Provision Cost from your deck. Your starting deck is doubled in size at the start of the match.
Patch notes: Link
This season is planned to end on July 6th, 10:00 a.m. CEST.
 
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Once Upon A Pyre is finally here!​

Containing 26 new cards, bringing fresh strategies to players’ arsenals, and kicking off the storyline behind the Price of Power set. The Once Upon A Pyre expansion is the first expansion of Price of Power set and available for free download right now across all supported platforms.​

Find out more about the new cards and the different ways to obtain them right here!
 


The official GWENT World Masters Divination Challenge is back: predict the winners and scores from the finals & earn special rewards along the way!

The GWENT World Masters Divination Challenge will run until June 4th, 23:59 CEST. After this date, you won’t be able to join the challenge or modify your predictions. Details regarding the Challenge, as well as the rewards, can be found on the dedicated website!
 
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