The World of The Witcher, a hardcover companion book to CD Projekt Red's The Witcher role-playing game series, is now available for pre-order.
The book contains original artwork from all three Witcher games that has never been published before, as well as in-depth information about the characters, monsters, weapons, and locations that populate the series.
"Dark Horse is very enthusiastic about expanding our collaboration CD Projekt Red on The World of The Witcher," said Nick McWhorter, Vice President of Media Licensing at the book's publisher, Dark Horse Comics. "This book is a perfect way for fans to take a deep dive into the vast and compelling lore they have created with The Witcher franchise, whether they are longtime followers of the games and novels or are being introduced this world for the first time.”
“The World of the Witcher is really unique, as it’s the first successful attempt of creating such a comprehensive compendium about the Witcher series of games and beyond,” said Rafał Jaki, Franchise Director, CD Projekt Red. “I’m sure gamers and fans of the [universe] will have tons of fun reading it."
The book can be pre-ordered from Amazon, where it costs US$40.16 (NZ$45.51) including shipping, or Book Depository, where it costs NZ$52.59 with free postage. It releases on February 24, 2015, the same date as The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt.