The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt release date, collector’s edition announced

CD Projekt Red has officially announced the release date for the third installment in The Witcher series as well as a special Collector’s Edition.

The collector’s edition of The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt contains a great deal of content:

– All the contents from the standard edition of the game

– A giant, 33x24x26 cm (10”), 100% hand painted, Polystone figure of Geralt of Rivia battling a Griffin

– An exquisite, collector-grade Witcher medallion

– A one-of-a-kind SteelBook™ box

– A two-hundred-page artbook, containing breathtaking art from the game

– Huge outer and inner Collector’s Boxes you can store your Witcher merchandise in!

Enclosed with the press release is an image of what’s in store, and the statue of Geralt fighting the griffin looks especially detailed.

A price point for the Collector’s Edition wasn’t released with the press release, but Gamestop does have it listed for $150.

Players who simply want to buy the game are still in luck, especially if they purchase the title in physical form, including:

– A Blu-ray™ Disc with the game (DVDs on PC)

– An exclusive CD with the official soundtrack

– The official, developer-created "Witcher Universe – The Compendium"

– A beautiful, detailed map of the in-game world

– A set of unique stickers

– A stylish, protective sleeve

Both the standard and collector’s edition of The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt will land on the PlayStation 4, PC, and Xbox One on February 24, 2015. Which edition will you purchase?