CD Projekt announced earlier plans for new works in the future, including new works in the “Witcher” series, as well as sequels and new original works including “Electric Rider 2077”, and also announced that CD Projekt Red will open a new studio in North America, and at the same time It will also continue to strengthen the development model of games together with film and TV content, and co-founder and co-CEO Marcin Iwiński, who has worked for CD Projekt for almost 30 years, leaving at the end of the year.
In this announcement, CD Projekt confirmed that it will launch a new “Witcher” series called “Sirius”, which will be developed by Boston-based studio Molasses Flood. CD Projekt Red will provide technical support and is expected to provide single player and multiplayer games.experience.
The “Witcher” series of new trilogy works will be published in the next 6 years, and the first work called “Polaris” is in its early stages of development.
In addition, CD Projekt also announced that in addition to the new trilogy of the “Witcher” series, an additional “Witcher” series called “Canis Majoris” will be released, which will be produced by an external studio that n include the old “Witcher”. ” series development team. It will use the Unreal Engine 5 game engine and the same development tools as the “Polaris” code.
As for the sequel of “Electric Rider 2077”, it will definitely be called “Orion”. At the same time, CD Projekt will also open a new studio in North America to be responsible for the production of the new work with the code “Orion”.
The new game code named “Hadar” is CD Projekt’s first self-created content, and is also the third production game content. It will be different from the introduction of the series “Witcher” and “Electric Rider 2077”, but it has not been introduced yet.
Judging from the current cumulative sales of “The Witcher” series of more than 65 million sets worldwide, and the cumulative sales of “Electric Driver 2077” more than 20 million sets, CD Projekt hopes that the content of the third game also has significant sales results.
In addition, CD Projekt will continue to expand the development possibilities of the combination of game content and film and television entertainment after the obvious success of the original series of “The Witcher” series and Netflix.
At the same time, Marcin Iwiński said that after stepping down as CEO, he will join CD Projekt’s board in the future and assist the management team as a major shareholder.