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CDPR nonetheless plans to launch ‘Cyberpunk 2077’ and ‘The Witcher 3’ console upgrades in 2022

CD Projekt Pink hasn’t revealed precisely when it would roll out the long-promised PlayStation 5 and Xbox Sequence X/S upgrades for and . Nevertheless, it says it is nonetheless on observe to launch them by the tip of the 12 months. The studio listed “late 2021” because the timeframe for these upgrades in its for the primary half of the 12 months.

The timeline nonetheless suits with the Cyberpunk 2077 roadmap that . On the time, it mentioned the PS5 and Xbox Sequence X/S upgrades would arrive within the second half of the 12 months. The studio additionally {that a} for individuals who personal The Witcher 3 on PS4 and Xbox One will arrive this 12 months too, together with free DLC — maybe in time for of the Netflix’s The Witcher sequence in December.

After the , which by all accounts ran poorly on the bottom PS4 and Xbox One, CDPR has launched a number of patches and hotfixes to enhance stability and efficiency. The sport was in such a nasty state on the outset that Sony swiftly , and did not enable the sport again till (albeit with a warning about efficiency on the bottom PS4).

The newest Cyberpunk 2077 patch included the primary batch of promised free downloadable content material. Nevertheless, this solely amounted to beauty objects and a brand new search for Johnny Silverhand, Keanu Reeves’ character. There are nonetheless expansions to the sport on the best way, although.

Nonetheless, given the widespread spate of sport delays we have seen during the last 12 months or so, together with a few delays to Cyberpunk 2077 itself, its encouraging that CDPR remains to be assured about releasing the current-gen upgrades for each video games within the subsequent few months.

Between round a 3rd and 40 p.c of CDPR’s builders are at present engaged on Cyberpunk 2077 assist and the current-gen improve, in response to a chart within the monetary report. It is arduous to inform, because the chart would not embody precise percentages. In any case, that is down from over half of the workforce as of the tip of 2020 because the studio progressively shifts workers to different tasks. A kind of is the primary enlargement for Cyberpunk 2077, which does not at present have a launch window.

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