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The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt
Strategy Guide

Author(s): Nathan Garvin (Haeravon)
First Published: 24-06-2015 / 00:00 GMT
Last Updated: 18-03-2018 / 11:53 GMT
Version: 1.03 (????) 23-09-2018 / 05:24 GMT

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Version History

April 24, 2018 Update

Added the following pages:
Gwent: To Everything - Turn, Turn, Tournament!
Wine Wars: Belgaard (Part 1)
Wine Wars: Coronata
Wine Wars: Vermentino
Wine Wars: The Deus in the Machina
Wine Wars: Belgaard (Part 2)

April 23, 2018 Update

Added the following pages:
Big Game Hunter
Vintner’s Contract: Chuchote Cave
Gwent: Never Fear, Skellige’s Here

April 22, 2018 Update

Added the following pages:
Fists of Fury: Toussaint
Raging Wolf
Father Knows Worst

April 21, 2018 Update

– Added the quest Goodness, Gracious, Great Balls of Granite!.
– Added the quest Paperchase.

April 18, 2018 Update

Tweak the description for Aerondight in "There Can Be Only One".

April 16, 2018 Update

– Added the quest No Place Like Home.
– Added the quest Till Death Do You Part.

April 14, 2018 Update

– Numerous typo fixes.
– Added the quest "There Can Be Only One".

April 13, 2018 Update

– Added the quest "Warble of a Smitten Knight".

January 24, 2018 Update

– Added minor notes concerning the quest "Contract: Woodland Beast" and Marquise Serenity.
– Blood and Wine DLC work added, including the quests "Envoys, Wineboys", "Beast of Beauclair", and "Turn and Face the Strange".

January 11, 2018 Update

– Greatly expanded the Kaer Morhen pages ("Ugly Baby" quests) of the guide to include all exploration, new Wolven Witcher set items, and side quests.
– Added the page "Unfinished Business - Final Contracts".
– The "Battle Preparations" page has been replaced by the "Veni, Vidi, Vigo and (Some Exploration)" page. The "Battle Preparations" quest is now covered at the end of the "Through Time and Space" page, whereas the aforementioned "Veni, Vidi, Vigo and (Some Exploration)" page now covers the named quest and some high-level Skellige exploration.
– Numerous typo/tense fixes, additions and revisions to "The Wild Hunt" chapter of the guide.

December 28, 2017 Update

– Fixed/added numerous experience values throughout the guide.
– Added the quest "A Bard’s Beloved".
– Added notes regarding certain progression differences if you do the main quests out of the typical Velen - Novigrad - Skellige order.

May 13, 2017 Update

– Added numerous sidequests, map marker exploration and Witcher gear found in Skellige.-- – Added the quest "In Wolf’s Clothing".
– Added the racing quest "The Heroes’ Pursuits: For the Goddess’ Glory!".
– Added the sections "Exploring Skellige - Spikerogg", "Exploring Skellige - From Spikerogg to Undvik", "An Skellig - Urialla Harbor and Ursine Armor", "An Skellig - Tower Outta Nowhere and The Path of Warrirors", "Exploring Skellige - From An Skellig to Spikerogg" and "Exploring Skellige - From Ard Skellig to Faroe".
– Split the "Exploring Skellige - From Farylund to Fyresdal" section into two smaller sections: "Exploring Skellige - From Farylund to Blandare" and "Exploring Skellige - From Blandare to Fyresdal".
– Split the "Exploring Skellige - From Rannvaig to Arinbjorn" section into two smaller sections: "Exploring Skellige - From Rannvaig to Arinbjorn" and "The Phantom of Eldberg".
– Split the "Dealing with Druids" section into three smaller sections "Practicum in Advanced Alchemy - Skellige Spirit", "Practicum in Advanced Alchemy - Pimpernel" and "Practicum in Advanced Alchemy - Rain Ritual".
– Reworked the "Hindarsfjall" and "Larvik and the Last Wish" sections - their contents have been expanded and now take place over the sections "Hindarsfjall - Nameless", "Hindarsfjall - En Route to Larvik", "Hindarsfjall - Questing Larvik", "Hindarsfjall - In Wolf’s Clothing", "Hindarsfjall - The Last Wish" and "Horse Races and An Unpaid Debt".
– Various typo and grammar fixes.

January 26, 2017 Update

– Gwent Cards in the walkthrough are now only bolded when they are obtained, not during general strategy discussions.
– Split "The Dreamer and Dandelion" into two seperate pages: "Novigrad Dreaming" and "Broken Flowers".
– Added more media throughout the guide.
– Added the page "Novigrad Exploration - From Alness to Yantra" to the "Novigrad" section of the guide.

September 7, 2016 Update

– Added DLC quests "Fool’s Gold" and "Scavenger Hunt: Wolf School Gear".
– Organizational changes in the Velen section of the walkthrough to reflect the increased level of Griffin School Gear.
– "Important Items in this Area" and "Gwent Players in this Area" tables added at the beginning of pages, where applicable.
– Organizational changes throughout the walkthrough to provide a "no skulls" path through the game.
– Added Death March difficulty tips and commentary throughout the guide.
– More XP reward numbers included.
– Walkthrough now includes additional information based on patch changes.
– Various typo and grammar fixes.