Even although Cyberpunk 2077 is filled with a wide range of points, starting from its writing to technical points, one constructive side that many gamers can level to is the character of Judy Alvarez, performed by Carla Tassara. In a latest interview, Tassara went into element on how she helped to shape Alvarez’s personality.
Originally, Tassara had her eyes on a distinct character, the musclebound enemy NPC Sasquatch. Tassara thought that Sasquatch had been codenamed “Judy”, however discovered that wasn’t the case pretty early in her casting name, which helped her to have the ability to determine the right way to play Judy within the audition.
From there, after she obtained the half, CD Projekt RED gave Tassara quite a lot of autonomy in how she may information Judy’s habits, as they already had a good suggestion of what they needed to see from the character. This allowed Tassara to painting Judy extra intimately than many characters she’d performed earlier than.
Before the character of Judy Alvarez, Carla Tassara has additionally performed Tekla from Wolfenstein: The New Order, together with numerous different uncredited voices in video games like Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order, Saints Row: The Third, Insomniac’s Spider-Man, and The Last Of Us: Part 2.
Judy Alvarez was described by CD Projekt RED as “clearly on the youthful facet, and never essentially a nerd, however very sensible and he or she can be guiding the participant via a lot of the know-how… not an introvert however pretty chill.”
Over the course of Cyberpunk 2077, Judy, although powerful and standoffish at first, finally good points the power to divulge heart’s contents to protagonist V via shared trauma, even permitting them to really share in traumas locked in her previous via brain-dancing.
While Night City generally is a very darkish and harmful place, Tassara believes that having a personality like Judy within the solid helps to carry extra consciousness to sure sorts of trauma that may ordinarily fall by the wayside. There might even be probabilities for the character of Judy Alvarez to go additional, contemplating latest rumors of a romance DLC coming sooner or later.