Famed monster hunter for hire, Geralt of Rivia faces impossible adversity during a violent time of war. Forced to put his monster contracts on hold, he must track down and uncover an evil even more unspeakable than he could ever imagine.
Geralt rejoins his long-lost lover, Yennefer, in the town of White Orchard. Yennefer tells him that Emperor Emhyr has summoned him to the city of Vizima. Emhyr tasks Geralt with finding Ciri, who has recently been seen in several places.
Life between reality and phantasy: a fated game-nerd meets a phantasy character, by which he learns how to combat his life experiences of injustice, and finally to break out of his isolation from society.