Reviews and Problems with The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings
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20 March 2015
Summary: The Witcher 2 is a grown up RPG. Not because of violence, or swearing, or nudity (though it does feature plenty of all of these), but because the story it tells is mature and the world you play in is complex and realistic and because the choices you make actually matter.
The Witcher 2: Assassins Of Kings – Enhanced Edition – Review (360)
7 September 2013
Excerpt: When CD Projekt RED and Namco released The Witcher 2: Assassins Of Kings last year on PC a lot of heads turned and a lot of eyes opened to a new RPG on the block that not only got the basics of an RPG absolutely spot on, but it was also one of the most technically gifted RPG’s around as well as one...
Conclusion: The Witcher 2 is a rare kind of game. In a sea of friendly, focus-tested titles from big publishers, it operates without much compromise. While that lack of compromise or looking back causes a fair amount of frustration and hassle throughout The Witcher 2's 30 hours-or-so campaign, it's impossible...
Conclusion: Visually it is just a stunning game, while no where near as crisp and clean as the PC version, almost the whole game looks great, faces are quite expressive and do a good job conveying the emotions of the moment.
Conclusion: Despite these gripes with the system, it still feels good to control and like you’re a smart person for using it well. You can often fail a mission and carry on, knowing that you’ve affected the story because of it, rather than only having one completion condition.
Conclusion: While the lack of information for console-only players about Geralt’s previous adventure is regrettable, the series’ future is very bright. Assassins of Kings’ Enhanced Edition is not only a great game, it’s also a great port to consoles.
The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings Enhanced Edition
4 June 2012
Conclusion: Nevertheless this is an RPG you really have to own, and if you’ve been holding off for the console version rest assured you’ll be getting a smooth experience that was well worth the year-long wait.
The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings: Enhanced Edition Review
1 June 2012
Excerpt: After I scored the PC version 9/10 last year , CD Projekt RED has taken the Witcher 2 to Xbox 360. The Polish publisher originally tested Microsoft's waters during the development of the now-cancelled The Witcher: Rise of the White Wolf.