The Witcher 3 Preload Is Live On PS4; Day 1 Patch Changelog And Preload Size Revealed

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt preload is now live on the PlayStation Store in select territories. In addition to the preload, we also have a day 1 patch on the PS4 which hopefully fixes the frame rate issues.

If you have pre-ordered The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt on the PlayStation Store, you should be able to start the download for the game from PSN. The preload is currently live in select territories only including Poland, most of Europe and US. It will be gradually made available in rest of the territories as the game launch draws near.

You can check out a screenshot revealing the preload and day 1 patch download size below.


The patch notes can be read below, courtesy of NeoGAF user hemo memo.

Version 1.01

Following features are added:
Major changes:
– Support for DLCs
– Multiple stability issues fixed
– Overall performance improvements

Quests and game:
– Variety of cosmetic quest improvements
– Journal objective fixes
– Quest mapping fixes
– Dialogue flag fixes
– Quest balancing issues
– Scene triggering improvements

Gameplay systems:
– Boat behavior
– AI improvements
– NPC spawn strategy improvements
– Combat balancing
– UI optimizations

In case you are having an error CE-37700-7 on your PS4, there is a way to fix it by manually starting the download from your Library.

  • Go to your game Library on your PS4.
  • Select The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt.
  • Click on the download button.

If this still doesn’t resolve your issue, you can try signing out and then trying again.

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt will be officially released on the PS4, Xbox One and PC on May 19th 2015.

Let us know if you have started your preload on your PS4 in the comments below.

Danial Arshad Khan

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