Crusader Kings the video game is a massive, unwieldy thing that can’t possibly be crammed into a 2-3 hour board game experience. But developers Free League, bless them, have certainly tried.
Given the variety of kings, factions and political intrigue throughout the world of The Witcher, it’s only right that its universe be paired with a game that enables Machiavellian-style warfare.
The confusing, fascinating historical strategy game Crusader Kings 2 is free on Steam until Sunday. If you picked it up, here are a few tips to get you started.