Nilfgaard Added to GWENT: The Witcher Card Game

on February 6, 2017 4:31 PM

CD Projekt Red announced today that the Nilfgaard faction has been added to GWENT: The Witcher Card game.

This faction introduces a playstyle focused on maintaining control over the battlefield, and equip players with a set of new gameplay mechanics such as revealing cars in the opponent’s hands, controlling the order of cards in player decks, and tricky based on the use of disloyal units.

The Nilfgaard faction was added to the game as part of a major update that includes over 60 new cards, including new faction-specific cards for Northern Realms, Scoia’tael, Skellige and Monsters, as well as neutrals cards usable across every faction. You can read the full patch notes for the huge update here.

GWENT is currently available on Xbox One and PC via a Closed Beta. Players can sign up for the beta on the game’s official website. In addition to a full launch on Xbox One and PC, it will also release onto PS4 whenever the full launch date comes.

A new trailer showcasing Nilfgaard card gameplay was also released, which you can watch below.

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Tomas Franzese is a Staff Writer at DualShockers, writing a variety of reviews and shedding light on upcoming games for both PC and consoles. While he has been a gamer most of his life, he began writing for DualShockers last year, and has almost never put his computer or a controller down since.