The Witcher 3’s Geralt of Rivia is invading Capcom’s hit motion RPG, Monster Hunter World, this 12 months as a part of the sport’s subsequent crossover occasion. The writer has now confirmed that the famed Witcher is ready to reach within the PS4 and Xbox One variations as a free replace, which rolls out early subsequent month, on February 8.
The White Wolf finds himself within the New World after being transported there by a portal. Capcom hasn’t revealed many particulars but about what the crossover will entail, but it surely says there can be new quests “with a unique flavor, blending the RPG mechanics of The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt with Monster Hunter World’s game systems.”
Capcom additionally says Monster Hunter World’s Witcher collaboration was developed intently with CD Projekt Red, the studio behind The Witcher video games. Among different issues, Geralt’s unique voice actor has been enlisted to supply new voice over work.
Geralt is hardly the one online game character to cross over with Monster Hunter World. Earlier this month, Capcom collaborated with Ubisoft to deliver Assassin’s Creed content material to the sport. By finishing a brand new occasion quest, gamers will be capable to craft a brand new set of layered armor that makes them seem as Bayek, the protagonist of Assassin’s Creed Origins.
Before Geralt arrives, Capcom will kick off Monster Hunter World’s Appreciation Fest, an in-game occasion commemorating the title’s first anniversary. The celebration begins on January 26 and can deliver again “almost all” earlier occasion quests. It will even function new gear, restricted bounties, and “some very special” occasion quests.