CD Projekt RED will discontinue support for the PlayStation Four and Xbox One variations of GWENT: The Witcher Card Game beginning December 9, the corporate announced. All GWENT gamers on consoles will probably be given the choice to copy their account progress and purchases from their present platform to a GOG account, which is utilized by each the PC and cell variations of the sport.
In accordance to the corporate, with the latest launch of GWENT: The Witcher Card Game on iOS and the upcoming Android model, “we don’t consider we are able to support a rising variety of completely different variations of GWENT: The Witcher Card Game whereas enhancing function parity between them.” And “contemplating that PC and cell are the preferred platforms,” the choice was made to end support for the console variations.
Right here is how the console-to-GOG migration will work, through CD Projekt RED:
Ranging from December 9, 2019, console gamers will probably be in a position to entry an online web page the place they will request to copy their progress from their console account to a brand new or current GOG account. Since we don’t support the “merging” of accounts, we are going to solely have the opportunity to copy progress to current GOG accounts that shouldn’t have any GWENT development on them on the time the request is made.
This account-copying course of will probably be accessible for a interval of six months—from December 9, 2019 to June 9, 2020. On December 9, 2019, we are going to launch an replace which can primarily freeze GWENT in its present state. From this level onwards, each console variations will probably be operational up till June 9, 2020. Till that point, their performance will probably be restricted. For instance:
- There will probably be no common updates for console variations beginning with the December 9, 2019 replace.
- Future expansions and extra content material gained’t be launched on consoles.
- We’re disabling all real-money purchases on consoles, beginning as we speak. After the December 9, 2019 replace, matchmaking on consoles with different platforms will not be supported.
What progress will probably be copied:
- All collected ornaments
- Meteorite Powder (solely applies to Xbox One gamers*)
- All different currencies
- Playing cards
- Deck lists
- Account degree
- Present Rank
- Thronebreaker rewards
*Sadly, transferring Meteorite Powder from PlayStation 4 to GOG shouldn’t be potential. PlayStation Four gamers may have to spend their Meteorite Powder earlier than requesting the account-copying course of to make sure that its equal worth can carry over.
We are going to share extra particulars concerning the course of as soon as the account-copying request net web page goes stay on December 9, 2019.