Much awaited by lovers of role-playing games, The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt returns once again to the front of the stage, not with a new video or in-game images, but with details as to the extent of his universe to explore.
Highlighted on the NeoGAF forums, The map of the world from The Witcher 3 done approximately 136 km², not counting the additional regions that revolve around Novegrad, No Man's Land and the Skellige Islands.
The map was recently highlighted as part of a trailer, already highlighting something very large. So vast, moreover, that other open world games are less extensive. This is particularly the case of The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim which offers "only" 39 km². Also, we can say that The Witcher 3 world map is almost 4 times that of Skyrim.
For its part, GTA V offers a universe of approximately 81 km². Other games are also encrypted, namely Far Cry 4 (about 46 km²), Red Dead Redemption (41 km²) or even GTA: San Andreas (36 km²).
As a reminder, The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt will be marketed on May 19, 2015 on PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.