Cyberpunk 2077, next-generation version is 2022 Q1. Free upgrade for PS4 / Xbox One version owners-Engadget Japan version

Polish gaming company CD Projekt RED has announced that it plans a next-generation upgrade for Cyberpunk 2077 in the first quarter of 2022.

Regarding “The Witcher 3,” the next-generation “Complete Edition,” which includes items inspired by the improved video quality and the drama version of Netflix, will be released in the second quarter of the same year.

Cyberpunk 2077

CD Projekt Red

After repeated postponements, “Cyberpunk 2077” released at the end of 2020 was in a very low quality state, especially for the game console version, so complaints from players continued to accept unconditional returns and refunds. In addition, the PlayStation 4 version was also removed from the store by Sony.

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After that, in January 2021, when the background of the delay in development, improvement measures, and future roadmap were announced, additional content originally planned early after the release was postponed and priority was given to bug fixing and quality improvement. The PS5 / Xbox Series X | S compatible upgrade was offered within 2021, but this has also been postponed as a matter of course. As of October this year, Cyberpunk 2077 was reset to the first quarter of 2022 and The Witcher 3 was reset to the second quarter of 2022.

Upgrades to Cyberpunk 2077, PS5 and Xbox Series X | S postponed to 2022

According to the explanatory material for investors in the third quarter of 2021 released on November 29, development is proceeding smoothly toward the goals of Q1 and Q2 of 2022. It also revealed that players who purchased the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One versions will receive the next generation upgrade for free.

Regarding additional / extended content that is of concern to those who have already cleared it, although there is no information on the content or clear release date, it is said that it is still under development in parallel.

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