The third part of the great hit CD project will be the most expensive game in history of Polish computer industry.
Manufacturers of computer games have become accustomed us that the creation of new works are able to spend more than the budget are the biggest Polish movies. However, the establishment of a Polish record in this area is gearing up CD Projekt. How betrays Adam Kicinski, President of Warsaw, the cost of production and the subsequent marketing of the third part of The Witcher will exceed 100 million zł.
- Directly on the production of the game plan to spend at least 45 million zł. We also expect that the marketing budget is the third part of The Witcher around $ 25 million - says the head of CD Projekt.
This is a total of more than 110 million zł. No other game, which was produced and financed by the Polish company, did not cost so much.
Adam Kicinski emphasizes that while 40 million zł, which goes into production, I immediately fall in the cost of CD Projekt Red, the $ 25 million will be settled otherwise. The assumption is that the first lining them came distributors Witcher 3, and then collect them from the revenues of each copy sold. Global publisher of games is because CD Projekt.
- Marketing expenditure incurred by our distributors will not be our costs, but will be deducted from revenues due to us from the sale of the game - says Adam Kicinski.
Emphasizes that The Witcher 3 will be to bring the greatest profits in history. The President does not want to comment on the potential sale. It is still too early. The more that the developer has not chosen distributors. The first will be announced early in the third quarter. Its release is scheduled for 2014 years and it has to appear on the PC and the new consoles: Playstation 4 and Xbox One.
Where is that The Witcher 3 will be possible to play on PC and PS4 is known for a few months, it's only an hour ago, the company officially confirmed that the game will come out on the new Xbox. It happened during the Microsoft conference, during which CD Projekt Red had a few minutes to show the world her new baby. It was presented so. gameplay of the game, which is a short video showing how the game will look like (see above).
In line with the strategy of CD Projekt Red after the release of The Witcher 3 company can release a one or two smaller games. Their production has to deal with a studio in Krakow, which will officially launch in July. The team of 20 people.
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