I have a confession. Despite being such an avid gamer, I have never played The Witcher 3. Hopefully some of you haven’t lost all respect for me and will continue reading.
Card games have always been favorites of mine from traditional ones like Magic: The Gathering and Hearthstone to deckbuilders like Dominion and modern spins like Clash Royale. Gwent was such a popular minigame in The Witcher 3 that CD Projekt Red went all in and made it a standalone title. This past weekend’s PS4 stress test gave me a chance to try it out. Here’s how someone who didn’t play The Witcher 3 but loves card games sees Gwent.