New Skills in Witcher 3 Blood and Wine

There are very few new skills in Blood & Wine. The main three skill trees – magic, alchemy and sword fighting – haven’t had any additions. The only new abilities are located in the General tree. That’s not to say they’re not useful – they just aren’t numerous, either. This guide will show you all […]

Mutations Guide

Mutations are part of a new skill system in The Witcher 3: Blood & Wine. They are passive skills that can be unlocked separately from the old skills and abilities. You’ll need to research them first, and investing in them will unlock new ability slots. This guide will show you how Witcher 3 mutations work, […]

Skill Reset

There are a lot of ways to approach character development in The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt. There’s a lot of abilities to choose from, and only so many skill points. If you haven’t been using our skill calculator, there’s a chance you’ve mismanaged Geralt’s upgrades. Don’t worry – there’s a way to undo your mistakes. […]

Skellige Isles Place Of Power

In The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, there are obelisks called Places Of Power. When you visit these monuments for the first time, you’ll receive a skill point from each. In this guide, we’re going to provide the locations of all the places of power in Skellige Isles, the south-western region of the world. Places Of […]

Best Alchemy Builds

In The Witcher 3, alchemy is the art of preparing potions, oils, bombs and decoctions. Depending on your preferences, you can rely solely on alchemy to get you through the game, or you can complement swordplay or casting with it. In this guide, we’re going to show you the best alchemy builds we’ve used, their […]

Lesser Red Mutagen Farming Location

Lesser Red Mutagen is an item that can be equipped to increase attack power. However, you can make a stronger mutagen by combining weaker ones. Three lesser mutagens make a regular one, while three regular ones make a greater mutagen. In this guide, we’re going to show you some lesser red mutagen farming locations, and […]

Novigrad Places of Power

Places of Power are magical standing stones scattered throughout the world of the Witcher 3: Wild Hunt. Each Place of Power grants one ability point and provides a 30-minute boost to one of your Signs. They can be found in every part of the Northern Realms, and this guide will show you the locations of […]

Velen Place Of Power

Places of Power are ancient shrines in The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt. Visiting each of them for the first time will grant you an ability point, while subsequent visits give you temporary boosts to your sign intensity. In this guide, we’re going to show you the locations of all the places of power in Velen, […]

Abilities

Abilities in The Witcher 3 are gained and upgraded after you’ve gathered a certain amount of experience. There are four talent trees to choose from – combat, signs, alchemy and general. When choosing which skills to invest in, keep in mind that you won’t be able to max them all out. You will have to […]

Mutagens

Mutagens are special items in The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, genetic material obtained by killing monsters. They can either be used to improve you character through: Scaling with active skills; or Being the main ingredient in mutagen decoctions. In this guide, we’re going to list all Witcher 3 mutagens, where to find them and what […]

White Orchard Place Of Power

Places of Power are magic stones scattered around the world of The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt. When visiting them for the first time, each of them will grant you one ability point. In this guide, we’re going to show you the locations and effects of every place of power in White Orchard, the starting area […]

Best Skills To Invest at Start

The world of The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt is harsh – monsters are tough, people are double-timing bastards, and the land is ravaged by war. You’ll be getting into a lot of fights from the moment you start playing. Since there are so many skills and so little skill points, you’ll need to think ahead […]

Skill Calculator

When leveling up in The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, you’ll earn ability points. By investing those points into skills in the talent tree, you’ll enhance Geralt’s performance on the battlefield. You might increase the attack power of his sword swings, the intensity of the signs he casts, or the efficiency of his potions and oils. […]

Place Of Power

Places of Power are special shrines in The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt. Drawing from each of them for the first time grants you an ability point which can be used for developing skills. Drawing from them after that gives you temporary bonus intensity for a certain sign. They are scattered all over the Northern Realms, […]

Signs – TW3: Wild Hunt

Signs are the magic spells you can use in The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt. There are five of them, each with its unique effects and upgrade path. They can’t replace weapons – you won’t be able to specialize into a mage-like character – but they can help a lot if developed and used properly. In […]