Upon its launch in December 2020, Cyberpunk 2077 was one of many highest profile flops of all time within the gaming trade, launched after years of utmost anticipation and hype to widespread criticism. From the tough technical state it launched in (particularly on consoles) to the elemental weaknesses of its recreation design to the way it did not ship on lots of CD Projekt RED’s lofty guarantees, the open world motion RPG has been criticized from each angle, regardless of of spectacular gross sales, to the purpose that it was even withdrawn from the PlayStation Retailer, solely returning a number of months later.
In fact, CD Projekt RED has spent the final two and a half years engaged on enhancing and fixing the sport, and after quite a few patches and updates, Cyberpunk 2077 is constant to take pleasure in an actual upswing.
Certainly, as identified by CD Projekt RED international group director Marcin Momot on Twitter, Cyberpunk 2077 present holds a “very optimistic” score on its Steam web page. Of all consumer evaluations thus far (over 546,000 on the time of writing), 80% are optimistic and suggest the sport.
CD Projekt RED isn’t performed but Cyberpunk 2077 O. Its first and solely growth, Phantom Freedommight be launched for PS5, Xbox Collection X/S and PC on September twenty sixth. Its launch will even be accompanied by a free replace to the bottom recreation that can overhaul its police system, enemy AI and development mechanics.
Following Phantom Freedoma full-fledged sequel, Orion Venturewill start improvement at CD Projekt RED’s North American studio, the place Phantom Freedom director Gabe Amatangelo will as soon as once more take the reins on the mission.
Cyberpunk 2077 Steam evaluations at the moment are “very optimistic” with 80% of all rankings favorable. Thanks all for acknowledging all of the arduous work the staff has put in over time since launch! ❤️ pic.twitter.com/g8MmyNoyfl
— Marcin Momot (@Marcin360) July 14, 2023