The Witcher follows the story of Geralt, a man who becomes a "witcher" a travelling monster hunter for hire gifted with unnatural powers.
Taking place in a medieval world, the game implements detailed visuals.
The natural light during various phases of the day is realistically
altered, and the day and night transitions serve to enrich the game's
ambience. The weather can dynamically change from a light drizzle to a
dark, stormy downpour accompanied by thunder and lightning.