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Cyberpunk 2077 is an upcoming role-playing video game developed and published by CD Projekt. It is scheduled to be released for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One on 19 November 2020, and Stadia by the end of the year. Adapted from the Cyberpunk franchise, it takes place in dystopian Night City, an open world with six distinct regions. Players assume the role of V, a customisable mercenary, in a first-person perspective, acquiring skills in hacking and machinery, an arsenal of ranged weapons, and options for melee combat. Both lethal and non-lethal playthroughs are possible.
CD Projekt Red has announced that fans will have to wait a bit longer to play Cyberpunk 2077. It has been delayed until November 19. It was originally going to release in September.
On Twitter today, CD Projekt Red apologized for the delay and explained the situation that led to Cyberpunk 2077's release date being pushed back nearly two months.
An important development update pic.twitter.com/uFGrt9Tqpi— Cyberpunk 2077 (@CyberpunkGame) June 18, 2020
CD Projekt Red explained in a tweet that the game is completed content and gameplay wise, however they need extra time to “properly go through everything, balance game mechanics and fix a lot of bugs”.
“A huge world means a huge number of things to iron out and we will spend the additional time doing exactly that,” the statement reads.Our intention is to make Cyberpunk 2077 something that will stay with you for years to come. In the end, we hope you understand why we did what we did.”
This isn’t the first time Cybperunk 2077 has been delayed. Originally it was planned to release in April of this year, but in January was delayed until September. And now it has been delayed again “
Cyberpunk 2077 Night City Wire Livestream event which was previously scheduled to take place on June 11, 2020 was also postponed earlier. CD Projekt Red took the decision to delay Night City Wire livestream to 25th June in support of the Black Lives Matter protests. The event was planned to be part of IGN’s Summer Of Gaming event. However, IGN has also pushed back the event to June 8 “out of respect and in support of those rightfully demanding justice and change across the United Stated and the world”. So, this means that We can only expect to see more of Cyberpunk 2077 from the presentation on 25th June.
Announced in a tweet, CD Projekt Red said: "We decided to move Night City Wire to Jun 25th. We still look forward to sharing new information about CP’77, but more important discussions are happening right now and we want them to be heard. We wholeheartedly stand against racism, intolerance and violence. Black Lives Matter." The publisher has joined Sony in pushing back its event so that more important voices can be heard during these difficult times. Cyberpunk 2077 is currently scheduled to launch on PlayStation 4 on 17th September 2020. so, fans will have to wait a little bit longer to see what's in store.