CD Projekt Red at this time introduced Crimson Curse, the primary growth for Gwent: The Witcher Card Game. It launches March 28.

Gwent had its official launch final October on PC, with PlayStation four and Xbox One variations following in December. Gwent began a aspect recreation contained in the 2015 hit role-playing recreation The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt. This standalone model is free-to-play.

Newzoo estimates that the digital card recreation market will likely be price $2 billion by 2020. Blizzard’s Hearthstone is the class chief. Hearthstone, nevertheless, will not be out there on PlayStation four or Xbox One, which supplies Gwent entry to an viewers that Hearthstone doesn’t attain.

Gwent has gamers utilizing playing cards to regulate a multi-rowed board. While Hearthstone follows the Magic: The Gathering mannequin by having playing cards value sources to play, Gwent has no mana-like system. You merely play one card a flip. Gwent additionally stands out with its give attention to a big story-based mode, which supplies followers of the lore-heavy RPG sequence an opportunity for extra Witcher narrative.

Crimson Curse will add 100 playing cards to Gwent. The set takes its inspiration from the Dettlaff van der Eretein character, a vampire from The Witcher 3’s Blood and Wine growth.