If you play The Witcher on hard difficulty, you probably have bad time with chapter 1 boss, the Beast (or Hellhound).
Whatever build you chose for Geralt you should have Aard level 2 and stun by the time you finish chapter 1. If you do, that tutorial is for you.|
Watch how it was in my walkthrough: https://youtu.be/OeecegN86LY?t=1181
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