The Witcher 3's Geralt Coming To Monster Hunter World Today

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And after seeing today's trailer, color us quite impressed. Geralt's appearance brings with him a whole new quest line and players above Hunter Rank 16 will be able to access "Contract: Trouble in the Ancient Forest". Here's what the Leshen looked like in The Witcher 3. Players with Hunter Rank 50 or above can participate in 'Contract: Woodland Spirit, ' a new "extremely challenging" timed event that pits players against a much deadlier form of the Leshen.

Read the details on the Monster Hunter World / Capcom blog.

The Witcher, of course, tracks down his foe. Additionally, players will be able to influence the story through the choices they make throughout the quest line.

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The crossover event is now live as part of a free update for the PS4 and Xbox One versions (with a PC release to follow later), and it includes new Witcher-inspired quests, gear, and more.

CD PROJEKT RED, creators of The Witcher series of games, together with Capcom, invite gamers around the world to take on a monster hunt of epic proportions, as The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt-themed content makes its way into Monster Hunter: World.

Completing the contract Trouble in the Ancient Forest will earn you Witcher-themed special items, resources for crafting Geralt's armor and weapon set, and a unique Nekker skin and Cursed Staff weapon for your Palico. Moreover, it seems that some monsters from the Witcher's world have come through as well; at least two, to be specific. The character is playable in the Contract: Woodland Spirit quest, which also comes with similar rewards upon completion. Filming kicked off late past year with a budget of $60 million, and now it has progressed to the point where Sony Pictures is confident in setting a release date.

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