December 2019 became the month that Netflix version the popular saga created by Andrzej Sapkowski The Witcher, whose protagonist is Geralt de Rivia, also called White Wolf, and that he embarks on a long journey through the Northern Kingdoms to capture a multi-colored galley of monsters.
This popular tom saga real strength with video games, thanks to the CD Projekt RED developer team and that had its pinnacle with the game The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt. Released on May 19, 2015, it had support for Windows computers and consoles Playstation 4Y Xbox One.
It turns out that the transmission of the series on the streaming platform has raised the bonds of the nostalgic, who have come in mass to Steam to play, as established by the site Playtracker Insight.
The game reached 48,000 simultaneous players, a figure that has not been seen since 2016, and more than a million games were registered on the different consoles and especially on PC, where the original game has had more reproductions than the GOTY expansions and Complete
Even the protagonist of the series, Henry Cavill, recognized in interview with NME that the PC also prefers to emulate the saga in video games and also admitted that "I feel like playing video games for really ridiculous amounts of hours."
My father taught me to play on the computer when I was very, very young". In fact, Cavill said he wants to make his own PC: “I have not ventured into building my own computer. That is the next project, as soon as I find enough time – and the value –I may make my own PC".
But not only The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt reached extraordinary figures after the exhibitions in Netflix, since the first homonymous game had a simultaneous traffic of more than 5,000 games and The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings jumped to more than 3,000 players at the same time, doubling its previous rise in 2019.