The Witcher 3 Game of the Year Edition - Play it on SHIELD with GeForce NOW

By Steve Klett - Tue, Nov 22, 2016

Winner of more than 800 awards, including more than 250 Game of the Year awards, there is perhaps no game more deserving of an official Game of the Year Edition release than The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt. We’re pleased to bring The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt - Game of the Year Edition to SHIELD.

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt - Game of the Year Edition includes both official expansions - Blood & Wine and Hearts of Stone - released by developer CD Projekt Red, and it is available for $49.99 in the GeForce NOW store. This price includes unlimited streaming rights on SHIELD and a digital download key for The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt - Game of the Year Edition is currently rated M for Mature by the Entertainment Software Rating Board and is recommended for players over the age of seventeen.

Become Monster Hunter Geralt of Riva in The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt - Game of the Year Edition

Simply put, The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt is one of the best open-world role-playing games you can play. Universally praised by critics for its story, characters, setting and role-playing mechanics Wild Hunt transports you to a rich fantasy world in which you are the hero, and makes you feel fully in control of the events that unfold.

Geralt of Rivia fights wolves

Become “Witcher” Geralt of Rivia - a professional monster slayer imbued with superhuman reflexes, strength and magic abilities. Embark on an epic quest that can literally span 100 hours if you take the time to explore every nook and cranny of the Northern Kingdoms. Play from a third-person perspective that enables you to fully enjoy the game’s richly detailed visuals that span everything from small flowers to sweeping mountain vistas.

Geralt of Rivia and Flying Beast

Your quest to track down a child of prophecy snowballs as you explore and confront take on all manners of fearsome beasts and deadly, new human enemies. Explore forgotten ruins, caves and shipwrecks. Trade with merchants and dwarven smiths in cities. And hunt the open plains, mountains and seas.

Geralt of Rivia enters village

One hundred hours may sound like a lot, but you’ll likely be sad when the main quest finally ends - which is where The Game of the Year Edition steps in and says “we got you” with its inclusion of all the official expansion packs and downloadable content released for the game by developer CD Projekt Red.

Geralt of Rivia on trail

Venture into the wilds of No Man’s Land in the Hearts of Stone expansion to attempt to complete a hunt contract for the mysterious Man of Glass. Explore the all-new game region of Toussaint in Blood & Wine to unearth an ancient, and deadly secret. These expansions add another 30-plus hours of role-playing adventure to the base game, while giving you access to all the official new weapon, armor, companion outfit, game mode and side-quest content added to the base game since its release.

Geralt of Rivia in battle

If you’ve been waiting for the right time to experience The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, that time is now: Grab a controller, fire up your SHIELD and start your adventure today with The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt - Game of the Year Edition.

Discover for yourself why critics such as Gamespot’s Kevin VanOrd called Wild Hunt “one of the best role-playing games ever crafted” while awarding the game a perfect 10/10 score.

Head to the GeForce NOW Store to add The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt - Game of the Year Edition to your Game Library Today!

To play, navigate to the GeForce NOW menu within SHIELD Hub on your SHIELD Android TV, portable or tablet. You’ll find The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt - Game of the Year Edition in the Buy & Play Instantly category.

A witch in The Witcher 3 Game of the Year Edition

GeForce NOW is the world’s first cloud-gaming service capable of streaming PC games at up to 1080p resolution and 60 frames per second. Members enjoy access to a library of 60-plus games they can play on-demand, plus the option to purchase new games and play them instantly. Membership is free for the first three months, then just $7.99 per month.

Geralt of Rivia in temple

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