Experience the thrill of the hunt in a visually breathtaking, technically groundbreaking, vast open world. Immerse yourself in the atmospheric single player campaign, or share the ultimate hunting experience with friends.
Recent Reviews:
Mostly Positive (700) - 79% of the 700 user reviews in the last 30 days are positive.
All Reviews:
Mostly Positive (7,932) - 75% of the 7,932 user reviews for this game are positive.
Release Date:
Feb 16, 2017
Developer:
Publisher:

Sign in to add this item to your wishlist, follow it, or mark it as not interested

 

Recent updates View all (112)

November 9

Hotfix 1.14.1

Hotfix 1.14.1

Hello Hunters,

we are rolling out a fix to address a crash when ending and restarting a game session within the same session.

Happy Hunting
theHunter: Call of the Wild Team


Stability
  • Crash fix when continuing a session after having stopped a previous Multi- or Singleplayer session
80 comments Read more

November 8

Patch Notes - 1.14



Hello Hunters,

The Halloween content is ending today and is being patched out along with improvements to the game.
We hope you enjoyed this seasonal event and we want to thank everyone for participating and sharing their feedback!

In terms of improvements, today’s patch brings balancing to missions, pooping Red Deer, fixed Thoriac Spine shots on Moose, better clue handling and more.
Have a look at the list below for the full changes and let us know what you think!

Happy Hunting!
theHunter: Call of the Wild Team


Gameplay
  • Red Deer will now poop correctly
  • Old clues from actively tracked animals no longer disappear randomly
  • Fixed Thoraic Spine shots on Moose
  • Keymapping for bringing up the chat window now works correctly
  • Bow and arrow of other players are now held in their different hands
  • Huntermate no longer stops working for guests in a multiplayer session
  • Additional animations for bears when spooked

Missions
  • THE WERECOYOTE - Fixed an issue where the Werecoyote was not spawning for some players
  • THE ANCESTORS’ PRAYER - Fixed an issue where players who had previously unlocked the sacred landmark were blocked from progressing in the mission
  • CONNI #10 - Removed the game score requirement
  • SOMMER #7 - Changed the location requirement from Spreeberg Castle to Spreeberg, the game score requirement from "GOLD or greater" to "SILVER or greater,” and the required amount of harvests from 2 to 3
  • BHANDARI #3 - Removed the game score requirement
  • FLEISCHER #3 - Removed game score requirement and changed the mission to require 2 harvests instead of just 1
  • FLEISCHER #5 - Changed the location from Jonsdorf Lake to Jonsdorf and the weight requirement from 120 to 180 or greater
  • HOPE #7 - Changed the harvest animal from blacktail deer to whitetail deer
  • HOPE #8 - Removed shotgun requirement and changed the required amount of harvests from 1 to 2
  • DOC #7 - Removed score requirement
  • DOC #18 - Updated the objective description to include the bow requirement
  • VUALEZ #9 - Removed game score requirement
  • CONNORS #10 - Changed the total score requirement from GOLD to SILVER
  • BEATTY #7 - Changed weight requirement from 650 to 520

Audio
  • Adjusted volumes for animal vegetation passthrough
  • Improved syncing of reload animations for shotguns (every skill level)

User Interface
  • Default track colors on Layton Lake District get set correctly now
  • Pressing the button to bring up the map (Default: M) will bring up the map directly
  • Mission Log is no longer accessible in Multiplayer
  • Multiplayer Menu is no longer accessible in Singleplayer
  • Added chat message in multiplayer when players drown
  • Pending gender changes no longer revert when equipping / unequipping backpacks

Miscellaneous
  • Switching reserves no longer brings up 2 loading screens
  • Various crash fixes
101 comments Read more

About This Game


theHunter: Call of the Wild offers the most immersive hunting experience ever created. Step into a beautiful open world teeming with life, from majestic deer and awe-inspiring bison, down to the countless birds, critters and insects of the wilderness. Every inch of the 50-square mile world is crafted using Apex, award-winning technology crafted by Avalanche Studios during a decade of developing explosive action games. In addition to its rich single player experience, theHunter: Call of the Wild offers unique multiplayer options – cooperative and competitive – for up to 8 players. Share the ultimate hunting experience, and earn those bragging rights!

KEY FEATURES:


A Next-Generation Hunting Experience.
  • theHunter: Call of the Wild offers the most immersive hunting experience ever created. Step into a beautiful open world teeming with life, from majestic deer and awe-inspiring bison down to the countless birds, critters and insects of the wilderness.
  • Experience complex animal behavior, dynamic weather events, full day and night cycles, simulated ballistics, highly realistic acoustics, scents carried by a sophisticated wind system, and much more. All systems work together to increase immersion and bring out the hunter in you.

Explore a Vast Open World. By Foot or ATV.
  • Explore 50 square miles of varied terrain, ranging from wetlands and dense forests to lush valleys and open farm fields. The vast world of theHunter: Call of the Wild is split up into separate and distinct hunting reserves, each one filled with surprises and memorable moments.
  • Take on missions and challenges from the locals, or go off the beaten path. Discover lookouts, hunting towers and outposts. Tired of walking between your hunts? Get the ATV Saber 4x4 (optional paid DLC) and drive around! This capable vehicle will carry you across rough terrain at breakneck speeds. Exploring the open world has never been more fun.

A Decade in the Making.
  • theHunter: Call of the Wild is the evolution of theHunter, Expansive Worlds’ stand-out hunting game, with over 6 million registered players and 7 years of live operations.
  • Avalanche Studios and Expansive Worlds bring hunting to a new generation of players. theHunter: Call of the Wild is built using Apex – Avalanche Open World Engine, award-winning technology crafted during a decade of developing explosive action games.

Become a Hunter. Design the Hunt.
  • Acquire and equip a range of rifles, handguns and bows and customize them with scopes and different ammunition types. Find and master your favorites. Practice and steady your aim at the shooting range. Develop your character by unlocking various skills and equipment. Learn how to use callers and scents, but above all else, study your prey: pay close attention to animal behavior, traits and patterns of movement.
  • New to hunting? Not a problem. Intelligent systems will aid and assist to make sure you get the most out of your hunt, whether you’re a hopeful novice or grizzled veteran.

Share Hunting Experiences. Earn Bragging Rights.
  • In addition to its rich single player experience, theHunter: Call of the Wild offers unique multiplayer options. Join up to 8 friends (or complete strangers!) in cooperative and competitive modes. Enjoy a wide range of in-game challenges and events. Hunting is more rewarding and exciting with friends, so share your experiences and earn those bragging rights.
  • Head out with your friends using ATVs. Moving between hunting spots on four wheels is fast, easy and most importantly – a lot of fun. Besides, after a long day of hunting, no one is going to turn down your invitation for an impromptu off-road race!

System Requirements

    Minimum:
    • OS: 64bit OS - Windows 7
    • Processor: Intel i3-4170
    • Memory: 4 GB RAM
    • Graphics: NVIDIA GTX 660 / ATI HD7870 - 1GB VRAM
    • Storage: 20 GB available space
    Recommended:
    • OS: 64bit OS - Windows 10
    • Processor: Intel i7 quad-core
    • Memory: 8 GB RAM
    • Graphics: NVidia GTX 760 / R9 270x - 4GB VRAM
    • Storage: 20 GB available space
Customer reviews Learn More
High Volume of Reviews Detected:
Exclude  or  View Only
Review Type


Purchase Type


Language


Date Range
To view reviews within a date range, please click and drag a selection on a graph above or click on a specific bar.

Show graph



Display As:
Review Beta NEW!
When enabled, will sort reviews by new Helpfulness score. Read more about it in the blog post.
Show graph
 
Hide graph
 
Filters
Review Helpfulness Beta Enabled
There are no more reviews that match the filters set above
Adjust the filters above to see other reviews
Loading reviews...