The Witcher Lore Explained: Everything You Need to Know

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Few fantasy worlds are as intricate and immersive as the Witcher. Between the books, comics, compendiums, and video games, there’s so much Witcher lore to lose yourself in that you might not know where to start.  New to the wonderful world of the Witcher and feeling a little confused? Pour yourself a glass of Est … Read more

Witcher Lore: Vesemir

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Affectionately dubbed Papa Vesemir by Witcher fans, Vesemir is the oldest surviving monster slayer and a father figure to Geralt. In this fourth installment of our Witcher Lore series, we’ll cover Vesemir’s character in the game, books, and Netflix show. Who is he and why is he important? How is he related to Geralt, Ciri, and … Read more

Witcher Lore: Nilfgaard and Emhyr var Emreis

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The Witcher’s Nilfgaard is an unusual empire. It starts out as the laughingstock of the Continent and rises to become the most powerful regime in the world in a short period of time. What is Nilfgaard exactly? What role does it play in the Witcher series? Who is Emhyr var Emreis and what are his … Read more

Witcher Lore: Avallac’h

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Avallac’h is an elven sage who appears in Witcher 3 as well as the Witcher books. He plays a prominent yet somewhat mysterious role in The Witcher universe. In this second installment of our Witcher Lore series, we’re going to fully explore Avallac’h’s character in the game and the books. What are his intentions? Is … Read more

Guide to Making Money in Witcher 3


Making money in The Witcher 3 can be a grind for new and veteran players alike. Witcher gear isn’t cheap, and Geralt’s inventory fills up quickly, especially early in the game. Fortunately, there’s no shortage of ways to bulk up your coin pouch. Some money-making methods are honest, some are a little dubious, and others … Read more

Guide to The Witcher 3 Romance Options


There’s only one thing Geralt loves more than Gwent: a night of passion with a fiery sorceress. But magic-wielding women aren’t the only Witcher 3 romance options available to players. Brothels and minor characters provide some interesting alternatives to Triss and Yennefer. Speaking of Geralt’s main love interests, you won’t suffer any game-changing romance consequences … Read more