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The Witcher 3 is the third game in the Witcher series based loosely on the books written by Andrzej Sapkowski.

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Unlocked camera while walking/riding in The Witcher 3 [closed]

I've been looking for a way to make a mod or, better yet, find a modification for the game to allow me to pan the camera around without the angle of the character changing in which they're already set ...
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Can I listen Priscilla's song again in Witcher 3?

How to listen Priscilla's song again without loading of saves?
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Why do bandits or other common bad guys constantly attack Geralt in the Wicher 3? [closed]

I'm trying to get a better grasp of the Witcher universe and I've always wondered about one thing: Apparently a witcher is a very powerful superhuman "mutant" that has access to (low-key) sorcery and ...
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“Delayed Recovery” talent in Witcher 3

The "Delayed Recovery" talent in Witcher 3 reads as follows if you put 3 talent points into it: "Potion effects don't wear off until potion Toxicity falls to 70% of the maximum level." I've tried ...
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Yellow bar above monsters in Witcher 3

What is the yellow bar below the health bar of ghouls in Witcher 3? So there is the white bar, that sometimes becomes red. That seems to be the health bar. And below it the mysterious yellow bar. I ...
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How do I stretch a resolution to fit my monitor?

After hearing about how Red Dead Redemption 2 uses a custom resolution of 3840x1080 and stretching it to fill the screen, I wanted to do something similar on PC. I like having a high framerate while ...
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Where is this piece of music from?

There is a neat tune on YouTube uploaded in 2013, called the "Main Theme" of The Witcher 3. Judging from the date of upload, it might as well be fan-made, but it sounds really polished. Some people in ...
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How can I find oil recipes in The Witcher 3?

I'm playing the Witcher 3. This is my 1st playthrough. I've finished all of the main and side quests in White Orchard and Velen. Now, I'm doing Novigrad quests. Where can I find the missing oil ...
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What if I let morkvarg go, will I encounter him again?

So I am this quest and have killed Morkvarg, but it leaves me curious, what if I had just let him go. I tried looking around, but all I can find are people who just found him such a scumbag that ...
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Will I get the Walked The Path achievement if I complete a New Game+ playthrough on Death March?

I changed the difficulty several times during my first playthrough. If I start a New Game+ from said playthrough and did not change the difficulty from Death March, then finish the game, would I get ...
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Any other use for the Starry Night painting in Witcher 3?

In the HoS quest "Open Sesame" for Witcher 3, you can convince the art snob that you're a fellow connoisseur and thereafter bid on a painting by artist "Van Rogh". You can then resell it for profit to ...
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Brothers in Arms. Novigrad. Help Triss finish what she has to do. Bug?

It seems there is a bug in Witcher 3. I am not using any mods and I finished all the secondary quests. There are several similar questions on Internet such as this one where it is asked to enter this ...
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Tips for resurrecting agile cards with medics

First of all I don't know if I'm doing it wrong but I can't seem to choose which row agile cards are placed when I resurrect them using a medic card. Assuming you can't choose which row a resurrected ...
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How much nude material is available in free roam after the game's ending?

Free roam after ending in The Witcher 3 is pretty empty - not much monster to fight, the forest, cave, and even monster den is so empty, can't beat civilians, can't chop off the head of solders, But I ...
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Is the skill check for axii static in conversations?

I have been playing for a while now, but I'm not sure how the skill check with axii in conversation works. The description for the delusion skill says Also increases the effectiveness of Axii in ...
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How are adrenaline points used?

AP accumulates during combat however I have yet to see a specific use for them. I see no weapons, signs, or skills that state the need for them. I do see throughout application of the aforementioned ...
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What happens with Countess Mignole if you talk to her before her beau dies?

I was going through the quest Open Sesame! when I ran into Countess Mignole. What happens if you initiate this conversation before he dies? Do you only get new dialogue or do you get a quest to ...
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Will I always get the warning that quests may fail?

Before traveling to the Isle of Mists you get a warning specifying that some quest may fail if you go past this point. The first time I was about to cross this point I double checked that I had ...
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Can I make the Witcher 3's inventory faster?

I'm playing The Witcher 3 on the PS4, with all addons and expansions. When I want to use the inventory or put items in my stash, the transfer takes a huge amount of time. Sometimes between 10 and 20 ...
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I've just arrived to Skellige in Witcher 3. How deep am I into the game?

I'm in awe with the game and I play it rarely, bits by bits, so it lasts longer, so I try to count every single chapter. How deep in am I?
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Can I get the Mysterious Elf card at a low level or do I need to complete a hard quest first?

I'm interested in going to Skellige early just to collect the Mysterious Elf card. The answer to a related question makes it seem like it is workable to travel to Skellige as a lower level player (I'm ...
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The Witcher 3 - Can't start the quest Now or Never

Can not start the mission Now or Never. I believe it is do to the travel from anywhere mod. Does anyone know how to fix this issue?
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What is this place with 5 altars in Witcher 3?

While running like a crazy person around (I tend to do that) I walk upon this place (sorry for low quality... phone pictures) in south east, near the Nilfgaardian border: It looks like a semicircle ...
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The Witcher 3 can't sprint

I can't run fast or sprint. What does that mean? I'm stuck and I don't know what to do. Help me guys.
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How do I get a 3rd Gwent Decoy card?

I'm playing The Witcher 3 and I love to play Gwent. I'm currently in the process of getting all the Gwent cards. I know there are three Decoy cards which you can get at the following locations: ...
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Is there any way to see the conversation log in Witcher 3?

I'm using games to learn foreign languages (currently German) so I'd like to rewind and look at the conversation log if possible. Sometimes the conversation also goes by too fast. However, I didn't ...
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Chest on Kaer Morhen scaffolding

Exploring Kaer Morhen I saw interesting chest inside one of the towers. However, all my attempts to get to it end up with Geralt falling to his death. Is it possible to get to that chest at all, or ...
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Who are the original inhabitants of the world of the Witcher 3?

The wiki regarding the Conjunction of the Spheres reads The Conjunction of the Spheres is a cataclysm which occurred 1,500 years before the events in the novels, trapping many "unnatural" creatures ...
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What quests become unavailable after “Capture the Castle”

I am up to the main quest "Capture the Castle" in the Blood & Wine DLC. While going to the mission, I got a warning telling me that doing this quest may result in some side quests becoming ...
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Why does Geralt hate Portals?

Throughout The Witcher 3, any time Yennefer or any of the other sorceresses want to use a portal to teleport to another destination, Geralt will complain and try to take a different route to get to ...
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What can I do? - Beating Wandering In The Dark

I'm currently trying to do "Wandering In The Dark" (NG+) on "Death March!" difficulty. I am up to the part where Keira needs to shut the portals, and I have to face Hounds of The Wild Hunt. I am ...
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Is there lock-out content in the Witcher 3 expansions e.g. due to completion of the main questline of the expansion?

Please keep your answer spoiler free, I am curious if there is any lock-out content when you progress a certain amount. For example can you get locked out of side quests and content by progressing ...
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Witcher 3 import save game

I decided to play the whole trilogy, importing saves along the way. It went fine until I finished 2nd (The Assassins of Kings) game and decided to import it into the 3rd game (Wild Hunt). Now the last ...
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Where am I supposed to get Winter Cherry and other transmutation ingredients?

I am playing Witcher 3 Blood and Wine and have transmutation recipe to change Greater Green mutagens that are plentiful to Greater Red mutagens... However transmutation recipe requires Winter Cherry. ...
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What is this orange selection on enemies in the Witcher 3

Since I've been playing the Witcher's DLCs I am frequently bumping into the issue where I am 'locked on' to an enemy, shown by the orange border on the level of the enemy. (But I'm not entirely sure ...
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Why does Dijkstra hate Geralt?

In The Witcher 3 you meet an influential spy called Sigi Reuven. Having not played previous games at all, and noticing their mutual hatred for one another, what exactly has Geralt done to Dijkstra in ...
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What does the DNA symbol mean in Corvo Bianco?

I just moved into Corvo Bianco and applied all possible upgrades. There are a few symbols in minimap. Bed, bookshelf, chemistry lab, bombs and potions, and a DNA. I believe DNA is something about ...
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Are there whales in the ocean?

I was playing and swimming around the mountain (red circled area in the below image) I heard a "whoosh" sound, so I made Geralt turn around. I swear I saw the tail of a whale, which leads me to ...
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Giving the auctioned van Rogh to another character

When acquiring the van Rogh painting, is it possible to keep it so you could give it to later? I accidentally ran into a letter / list while doing the Open Sesame quest, which says that The letter ...
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Does weather have any effect on gameplay?

While playing I haven't notice weather making any difference for play in Witcher 3. Yeah, it's there to make the gameplay realistic, but I think maybe there will be some difference in different ...
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How do I turn off the annoying peasant conversations?

The peasant conversations tend to repeat over and over, which is very annoying. Can I turn off townsfolk audio?
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Why does Geralt hate storms?

I am a decent way into the Witcher 3, having just completed most of the Bloody Baron's questline to find his wife, save for going back to the Bog to try and rescue here. I'm hoping to avoid any major ...
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What does it mean that I've “reached the end of the world”?

I received this message: You have reached the end of the world What does this mean? I've gotten this message once or twice. While I can still see inside of the map, there seems to be some empty ...
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Is 160 the maximum carry weight with saddlebags?

I am level 16. Can my current carry weight of 160 get any higher? Is this the max or will I be able to get better saddlebags later in the game?
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Will I keep my game progress if I buy a game currently shared through Family Sharing?

I've been playing The Witcher 3 through a shared Steam library. Now I want to buy it for myself, because whenever the person who's library I'm using plays a game, I cannot access their games or will ...
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Is riding Roach actually faster than running?

Sometimes I ride Roach to cross an area where I have easily done so on foot, but Roach has trouble doing it. I haven't seen much difference between running and riding Roach. Is Roach actually faster?
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Using boats for traveling — Is there any advantage?

I mostly travel by fast traveling or by riding Roach, but I don't use boats because I don't find it interesting using boat for traveling. If I am not using boats, do I miss something or are there any ...
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Can you get the same gwent card twice from one NPC?

Will I get multiple copies of a gwent card after a match with the same person? I think I got it before with multiple matches with some merchant but I am not getting cards after a match. Why is this?
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Can I solve “Berengar's blade” without talking to Vesimir just before the battle at Kaer Moren?

I am at Kaer Moren after finding Ciri before the battle. Inside Kaer Moren, I found a chest whose loot started "Berengar's blade". After reading Berengar's notes, it tells me to talk to Vesemir. Yet ...
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Are there tangible differences based on your actions during the Little Red quest?

Are there any perceivable in-game consequences of going for either of the two solutions (letting the gang take Bertram, or defending Bertram from the gang)? Do I get to meet Little Red later in the ...