CD Projekt Red has announced an October release date for The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt's first expansion.

Hearts of Stone, as it's called, runs for about ten hours and is designed for Geralts of level 30 or above.

The story missions see Geralt contracted to capture a bandit, and can be played at any point in the game - even in NG+.

It takes place in No Man's Land and Oxenfurt, and according to CDPR includes "new characters, powerful monsters, unique romance, and a brand new storyline shaped by your choices."

Hearts of Stone releases October 13th.