Earlier today CD Projekt RED, the developer and publisher behind the highly anticipated fantasy RPG The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, announced that Namco Bandai Games Europe will distribute the The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt.
We’ve worked with Namco Bandai Games before, so our partners there know both The Witcher and the ideals that drive us as a studio. We’re convinced that they understand our vision for the game and that they will do a great job at letting gamers know how the game’s open world and great story are going to change the next-gen RPG landscape
said Adam Badowski, Head of Studio, CD Projekt RED.
Namco Bandai Games will be responsible for the distribution and promotion of The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt in Europe and will bring the game to Xbox One as well as other platforms.
CD Projekt RED has well earned its marks as a premier, innovative studio and it is with extreme delight and pride that we are today confirming we will be adding the eagerly awaited Witcher 3 to our line-up next year. We look forward to being once again the European partner of CD Projekt RED, and providing first-class service to one of the most revered video game franchises as it is coming to next-generation consoles in 2014.
said Alberto González Lorca, VP Third Parties, Namco Bandai Games Europe.
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, which is scheduled for a 2014 release and has garnered over 80 awards so far.