The second instalment in the RPG saga about the Witcher, Geralt of Rivia, features a thoroughly engrossing, mature storyline defining new standards for thought-provoking, non-linear game narration. In addition to an epic story, the game features an original, brutal combat system that uniquely combines tactical elements with dynamic action.

A new, modern game engine, responsible both for beautiful visuals and sophisticated game mechanics puts players in the most lively and believable world ever created in an RPG game. A captivating story, dynamic combat system, beautiful graphics, and everything else that made the original Witcher such a great game are now executed in a much more advanced and sophisticated way.

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About The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings with 9 comments by Kark-Jocke on Jun 15th, 2014


~ The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings Enhanced Edition ~

~ Some information about the game ~

During the prologue, Geralt is interrogated in a prison in the kingdom of Temeria by Vernon Roche, the commander of a group of Temerian special forces known as the Blue Stripes, regarding the assassination of the king of Temeria, King Foltest.


Geralt recounts the events leading up to Foltest's death, during which he acted as Foltest's bodyguard. During an uprising against Foltest by noble families of Temeria, Foltest personally leads the battle in order to recover his illegitimate children, Anais and Boussy, who are being held by the rebels. Once Foltest finds his children, he is killed by an assassin disguised as a blind monk, who escapes before Geralt can react.


Geralt is then found by Temerian forces and mistaken for Foltest's killer. After hearing Geralt's confessions, Roche decides that Geralt is innocent and aids him in escaping the prison. The two, along with sorceress Triss Merigold, Geralt's companion and Foltest's royal advisor, then travel to a trading post named Flotsam, in search of the kingslayer.


Upon arrival to Flotsam, Geralt, Roche, and Triss are ambushed by Iorveth, with Triss's magic saving them from his archers. Geralt discovers the assassin is a witcher in league with a group of Elven rebels known as the Scoia'tael.


The assassin is also revealed to have killed another king: Demavend, the king of neighboring kingdom Aedirn. Upon arrival, Geralt walks upon Zoltan and Dandelion about to be hanged in the city square. After a scrap with the guards, the commandant of Flotsam, Loredo, sets them free under certain conditions, and asks Geralt to meet him in his mansion.


~ The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings - Launch Trailer ~



Game Competition (The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings)

~ Answer the following questions to win ~


  • Question 01: If you had been in this game, what would you have been?
  • Question 02: If you got a job to kill the king, how would you have done it?
  • Question 03: If you had a job to exterminate a group of bandits in the woods. Would you have been working alone or working in large groups and how would you have done it?


This competition
is
 under the Rule nr. 01 - (Game Competition Info)
One Lucky winner will be drawn in this competition.
This competition will expire 20.06.2014 - (The competition is now closed)
Those who win will be contacted by those who Sponsor this competition
The game will be handed on PC through Steam.
To aid delivery through Steam friend one of the Sponsors.
To see Sponsor list refer to main blog here.

Sponsor of this competition is: Kark-Jocke

~ I wish you good luck and may the best win ~

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-Wersja 1.1- Poprawione błędy językowe, interpunkcyjne i ortograficzne. Przetłumaczyłem także receptury i opisy eliksirów.

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This demo is only an alpha version of the adventure. A lot of content is missing, there are still some bugs and the frame rate is not optimized (it will...

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KnightofEquulei
KnightofEquulei May 19 2011, 12:37pm says:

Combat looks like Assassin's Creed combat. No offense. Oh and no offense but I think Dark Souls will be RPG of the year - at least for me. The Witcher 2 certainly looks like an improvement upon the first (which I found mediocre), camera looks better too.

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Pyryp
Pyryp May 19 2011, 4:43pm replied:

Combat is a LOT different from AC. There's nothing similiar and Skyrim will not only be the RPG of the year but the game of the year (witcher 2 will be the runner up).

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KnightofEquulei
KnightofEquulei May 19 2011, 6:56pm replied:

It's similar in that it looks the same and displays cinematic deaths. Skyrim is dumbed down from Oblivion and entirely dumbed down from Morrowind. Don't get your hopes up about it. I'm putting bets on Dark Souls.

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Also_known_as_Peter
Also_known_as_Peter Jul 4 2012, 2:17am replied:

You lost this one, good sir.

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Vodric
Vodric Jun 7 2011, 6:13pm replied:

The Witcher 2 only has cinematic deaths in a couple of places. Most of the time, dying just gives you a 'Game Over' screen.

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Mxthe
Mxthe May 24 2011, 3:51am replied:

Opinions opinions...Sweet opinions...

Exposing them is nice, imposing them is not...

Not accusing anyone, just saying we all have one, and they might not match.

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thunderising
thunderising May 19 2011, 2:28am says:

Actually the laptop will sweat with Witcher 2. My HD6970 breaks a lot of sweat at all settings maxed out at 1920x1080, breaks 30fps too sometimes.

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kimbaggio
kimbaggio Aug 11 2011, 2:02am replied:

GTX580 would be better

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