'Cyberpunk 2077' News & Update: Game Set For Pre-2019 Release Date? CD Projekt RED's Latest Game Detailed! [VIDEO]By Ernest A, UniversityHerald Reporter
It's no surprise to fans as to how successful the Polish video game developer, CD Projekt RED, has been after releasing "The Witcher" trilogy over the past years. As such, fans and avid gamers alike are anticipating the latest game in the works called "Cyberpunk 2077," which is rumored to be released sometime before 2019. Moreover, sources have listed out a few details of the game that they know so far.
After the critical success of "The Witcher 3," which garnered numerous awards for its outstanding gameplay and story, it was rumored that CD Projekt RED will be looking to release it's big sci-fi RPG (role-playing game) called "Cyberpunk 2077" sometime in 2018, PC GamesN has learned.
It was stated therein that the acclaimed Polish video game developer are planning to launch two triple-A RPG games in the span of 2016 up until 2021. As such, the source pointed out that they have confirmed that "Cyberpunk 2077" will be released in the market first.
This being said, PC GamesN suggests that the development time for "Cyberpunk 2077 will take roughly around three years, which is the same time that it took for CD Projekt RED to release "The Witcher 3."
Also, if fans would assume the same production schedule for the second unannounced RPG game, it would place its initial development around 2018. This would mean that "Cyberpunk 2077's" release date will be ripely fit around that same time, as well.
In other news, PC Gamer has listed some details of the game that they know so far. Among the details they've listed down, it was worht noting that the game "Cyberpunk 2077" will be set in the Night City, which is a fictional city located between San Francisco and Los Angeles City. This area was said to have already existed in the Cyberpunk pen and paper RPG that was created by Mike Pondsmith.
Moreover, fans will step into the game a little over 50 years after the event that transpired in 2024 on the Cyberpunk timeframe that left part of the downtown are destroyed and rebuilt thereafter.
With all these said, it seems that fans can expect another highly-acclaimed video game RPG title from CD Projekt Red with its upcoming "Cyberpunk 2077" rumored to be released sometime in 2018.