It has been greater than three months since Sony Interactive Entertainment eliminated Cyberpunk 2077 from its PlayStation Store. The as soon as extremely anticipated recreation has since then acquired a number of enhancements in a determined act of redemption and maybe sufficient to warrant a return for PlayStation consoles.
While addressing traders (by way of VGC) in a latest convention name, senior vp of enterprise growth Michal Nowakowski said that the delisting of Cyberpunk 2077 from the PlayStation Store has been affecting gross sales throughout all the different platforms as nicely. The major purpose being that the delisting continues to “affect buying choices of not solely these taking part in on PlayStation but additionally on different platforms.”
Cyberpunk 2077 has not been totally banned. Its bodily copies can be found for buy and may be performed on PlayStation consoles. It goes with out saying, nevertheless, the quantity of damaging press surrounding the sport was all the time going to affect gross sales. The PlayStation Store delisting therefore solely provides to these woes.
Better days may nonetheless be on the horizon although. Nowakowski famous that Cyberpunk 2077 has been inching “nearer than additional” to returning to the PlayStation Store. However, “the ultimate name” stands with Sony. That maybe suggests CD Projekt Red to be in fixed contact with Sony to assessment (and revert) the choice as quickly as potential.
Following launch in December, Cyberpunk 2077 has acquired a sequence of smaller patches and two gigantic updates to handle a protracted record of plaguing points starting from efficiency to graphics. While the present state of the sport is much better than earlier than, extra work nonetheless must be finished.
Last week, CD Projekt Red confirmed that there might be a lot more patches and updates to come back within the remaining months of the 12 months. That and a number of growth packs might be launched in 2021 without cost to present gamers new content material.
Furthermore, the up to date roadmap consists of the discharge of the anticipated next-generation replace inside 2021. Cyberpunk 2077 at present runs on PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X via backwards compatibility. With the stated replace although, the sport will obtain a great deal of next-generation enhancements to spice up visible constancy in addition to enhance efficiency metrics on the brand new consoles.