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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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Person in distress near Mulbrydale (Velen): the master swordsmith refuses to move or talk after being freed from his cage

I've freed a master swordsmith from his cage in a "Person in distress" area, near Mulbrydale, but he doesn't move and I cannot talk to him (I'm not even prompted with the "E Talk" tooltip). I've ...
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How can I extract voice files from the Witcher 3?

Charles Dance voices Emhyr Var Emreis in Witcher 3. He also plays Tywin Lannister in game of thrones He has a good voice for reading bedtime stories. I like listening to audio before bed to help me ...
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Are games on Steam already up to date after the initial download?

I am busy downloading Witcher 3 now, and will probably be done in about a day and a half's time (slow connection here...). I would just like to know: Will I still need to download the updates after ...
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Cancelling cat potion (night vision)

Earlier in the game I thought upgrading every decent potion was good, but now I have a superior cat night vision potion that last for 12 minutes. Once I'm out of the dark cave (max 5 min), ...
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Witcher 3 experience when everything is grayed out

I'm level 26. I'm playing until around level 29 before starting the Isle Of Mist and finish the game. All quests except two are grayed because they are for level below 15. The two quests above 26 ...
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Witcher 3 force static screen instead of narrator

I'm tired to hear the same story every time the load screen comes up. How can I make it show a static screen when loading the scenario instead of the narrator saying the exact same script over and ...
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Enemies can't recover from my attacks

I've run into a problem wth enemies unable to recover from my attacks. This is the scenario: I dodge their first attack, then I attack, attack, attack, attack ..... win. It's like they are perma-...
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How much related story is there between parts of The Witcher series? [duplicate]

I'm new to the Witcher series and wonder if I should spend time going through all of them. I read that the story is somehow related and there's even ability to import saves from previous parts into ...
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Crafting missing components

I have a fair few crafting item (potions, decotions, bombs, and items) that have some missing components. I know that smiths can break down some components into others. For example, to craft a sword ...
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Missing oils and potions

I am missing a few oils and potions but find myself with Crowns to burn. Are there any merchants that will sell oil/potion recipes?
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The Witcher 3 Heart of Stone Auction

In the Witcher 3 Addon Heart of Stone you can buy different items in an auction. I remember the Is there any point in buying any of the items? Will some of them have an outcome?
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What are those small red triangles on the mini map? [duplicate]

Sometimes when I walk around the world, small red triangle appears on the mini map, next to some other marker (e.g. plant or building) then disappears when I keep walking: What do these triangles ...
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The Witcher 3, “Odrin and Friends - Bottlemen” merchant not working

In theory, there is this merchant at the north side of the Novigrad island who is supposed to buy your things at the price that appears in the inventory. Yet for some reason it appears as a normal ...
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Unable to import save file in Witcher 2 and 3

I am having a problem with importing the save files from the Witcher games. I purchased both games from GOG, but I am not able to play my save files. I get the option of importing my save file but ...
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Is there any meaning to the passing days?

I love to roam the open world of Witcher, and can't help noticing lots of game time is passing away while doing so. Day and night, over and over. So far I did not notice any possible influence it ...
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How do I have a threesome with Yen and Triss?

I've seen the actual scene in which this occurs, but I am not sure how to get it to happen in my game. I've played through twice and I've either gone with full Yen or full Triss. Is there a point in ...
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Is this possible to load a saved game faster?

Platform: PlayStation 4. Saving a game in the Witcher 3 is super fast. However, when I load a saved game, it's taking over a full minute due to a cutscene which is played before it actually starts ...
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How do I get my chest armor back?

I just started the Heart of Stones quest line in New Game+, and after and when landing ashore I lost my chest armor. It was a fully upgraded and master crafted Witcher's armor, so I am quite fond of ...
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How can I defeat the Caretaker?

During the quest "Scenes From a Marriage" you meet a pretty creepy and hostile guy identified just as Caretaker. This boss has some pretty annoying abilities, the worst ones being at least two ...
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Why is Kaer Morhen in such a bad shape?

I did not play Witcher 1+2 and didn't read any of the books, so my reference pool is Witcher 3 only. When I came to Kaer Morhen I was quite surprised to see that it is in such a bad shape. Most of ...
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Witcher 3 Hearts of Stone [Add-On] in combination with NG+ [Official DLC]

Today the Witcher 3 Add-On released. There are three ways of how you can access the story's begin: 1. Start from beginning: No Savegame required. Starting with the first quest to Hearts of Stone ...
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How to start Radovid's quest line?

I recently finished my first playthrough of the Witcher 3 and in the epilogue I got it was mentioned that All in all rather bleak. This really messed with the rest of my happy ending. I can't ...
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Gwent Chain Medic Revives?

In Gwent, is it possible to chain medic revives? For instance, say I have a medic card in my discard pile and a medic card in my hand. If I play the medic in my hand and choose to revive the medic in ...
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Can all trophies be earned in new game +?

I've just started the story again in new game + and want to know if I can get the missed trophies. E.g currently I'm level 34,5, will I get the Trophy if I reach level 35 in the new game+? Update As ...
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Witcher 3 New Game+ Level Cap

I have a question about the relatively new DLC for Witcher 3 New Game+: I read, that there is no level cap, so you can play the complete Game with the story and after that you can farm till Level x, ...
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Where can I get a golem's heart?

I'm replaying Witcher 3 and I just noticed that I don't have the Golem's Heart ingredient needed for Enhanced Blizzard. I already did the early main quest where you fight a golem, but it seems that ...
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Can I still get a specific ending in Witcher 3 although I have the condition for a “better” one?

I'm almost at the end of the game. I've read that is a main condition for However, I would prefer my ending to Is this still possible? FYI, on the other possible options I
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Does vitality regeneration stack?

Regenerating health on "Death March" difficulty can take a while if you have a rather big health pool and no perk to regenerate health (e.g. using Quen). Apart from potions I use food to regenerate ...
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How to help Triss finish what she has to do in Novigrad?

I am in the middle of the Brother's in arm quest, and tried to recruit Triss. Talking with her, she said she has to finish something first. Now the quest marker is on Triss and the quest description ...
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What are the consequences of travelling to the Isle of Mists?

I'm currently reluctant to continue the main story of the game because every time I get close to the Isle of Mists I receive multiple warning messages telling me to save my game and that going further ...
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Can I meditate as often as I want in The Witcher 3?

In locations and situations where I can meditate, is there a limit on the time between each meditation? For example, may I meditate, do a fight soon after, then meditate again, without any negative ...
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How do you repair items?

I didn't realize that this game has durability (but of course it has durability), so I was mid-battle with a bear when it popped up the helpful tooltip that my sword was in bad shape and I should ...
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Witcher 3 DPS reducing

I crafted the feline silver and steel sword, don't remember how much was the DPS when I first crafted, but the DPS now seems to have reduced. I didn't change any equipment just added skill points ...
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How do I change the FOV (Field of View)?

How do I change The Witcher 3's FOV (Field of View)? I've looked around and have read that I can use Cheat Engine to do so. I have never used Cheat Engine before and I couldn't find any actual good ...
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What's the highest possible Sign intensity?

First of all I like to point out that I want to get the highest value without any conditions for it to trigger, so no "Focus" ability because it depends on adrenaline points. Also no temporary boosts ...
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Can't talk to merchant to buy Gwent card?

From what I can tell, the Heavy Zerrikanian Fire Scorpion card is only available from a merchant in Lindenvale (link here). I found the guy, that's not the problem. But I can't talk to him. The prompt ...
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How to loot sea monsters in The Witcher 3?

By sea monsters I mean all the monsters killed in waters. How do I loot from their remains as it doesn't come out for collecting stuff. I even tried killing some on my boat, but it just doesn't happen....
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Walked the Path trophy on New Game+?

I completed The Witcher 3 on "Blood and Broken Bones" difficulty and want to try for "Death March" using my current gear (thankfully NG+ came along). Am I still eligible for the trophy for completing ...
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how to update Witcher 3 on GoG

I bought Witcher 3 in a local store at the time, so I installed it through discs. I've noticed the game hasn't updated since then though. In-game it says I'm still at version 1.02, though the ...
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Additional information about potions and decotions in Witcher 3

In short, I'm looking for more descriptive descriptions what each potions and decotions is doing. Plus points if someone knows how to get this kind of information in-game. For example, instead ...
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How do you get Dijkstra's treasure back?

So there must be a way to get the location where Menge stashed the treasure, because Dijkstra can provide support for the Kaer Morhen battle. The problem is, all the guides and/or walkthroughs I've ...
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Can't kill Morvudd in the Missing Son quest in Witcher 3

I can't kill Morvudd in The Missing Son quest. I manage to bring him to zero health (after which my hits do zero damage), but he doesn't die. I use Witcher 1.07.
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Tower Outta Nowhere quest breaks when I give GOG book to the wizard

Quest Tower Outta Nowhere is bugged. I gave GOG book to the wizard in "Tower Outta Nowhere" quest in Skellige, the wizard deactivated barrier, some shining glowing orb appeared, and nothing else ...
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Is there a possibility to kill the madman myself?

During the quest "Reason of State" by Philippa Eilhart. Is it possible to kill him myself? Or might there be a possibility that any other NPC gets the killing blow? (Vernon Roche or Ves for example)...
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What's the Practicum in Advance Alchemy quest reward?

I just finished helping Gremist and he took me as his apprentice and finished the quest, but I don't understand what my reward was from this quest, also could not find it anywhere
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Is there a way to take less fall damage?

I find that the fall damage is insanely high (don't know if highest difficulty is even higher). Is there something I can do to take less fall damage when either running, jumping or falling off of ...
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Is Geralt's attack speed slower with a heavier weapon?

Does the weight of the sword affect Geralt's attack speed? My currently equipped sword is about 2.5 Witcher Units of Measurement Patch 1.07 I have not played in about 5 days and I do not remember ...
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Is there a way to track what Witcher items I have already crafted?

In The Witcher 3, you craft Witcher items. These items can be upgraded. Is there a way in-game to track what Witcher items I already have and which ones I need to craft? For instance, I don't want ...
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Using materials to craft armor

I'm currently level 10. Just finished up a quest for the Bloody Baron. I guess I'm not sure if I'm missing something but I have all these materials like diamond dust, steel pauldrons, ingots that I ...
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Increase boat speed in Witcher 3

Is there any way (using console or otherwise) to increase the speed of the boats in the game it's just too slow for me (a lot of stuff in Skellige is accessible by boat only) .