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Cyberpunk 2077 Sequel In Early Growth, Probably Years Away


A screenshot shows Keanu Reeves in Cyberpunk 2077 sitting in a café.

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Cyberpunk 2077’s first (and solely) DLC growth, Phantom Liberty, was only recently launched for Xbox Sequence X/S, PlayStation 5, and PC. However developer CD Projekt Pink is already sharing extra particulars about Cyberpunk 2077’s big-budget sequel, presently referred to as Mission Orion. Nonetheless, it sounds prefer it’s nonetheless years and years away at this level.

CDPR’s large open-world RPG, Cyberpunk 2077, launched on the finish of 2020 and was fairly a large number. The sport suffered from quite a few issues, glitches, and different points. Issues have been so dangerous that gamers demanded refunds and Sony yanked the sport from the PlayStation retailer only a week after its launch. Over the past two years, although, due to a preferred anime and plenty of updates, the dystopian RPG turned extra fashionable than ever and fewer buggy total. Some may argue the sport’s core issues can’t be mounted, however CDPR did sufficient to assist proper the ship—and the sport’s current 2.0 replace and DLC helped make the sport much more fashionable—to show round a narrative that began fairly poorly. And now, CDPR isn’t trying again, however trying ahead to Mission Orion, its tentative Cyberpunk sequel.

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On October 5, during a presentation for investors, CDPR shared extra particulars on Mission Orion. In the course of the occasion, the corporate’s chief inventive officer Adam Badowski defined the sequel continues to be within the “conceptual design” part in the meanwhile, which means it’s probably years away from launch. Badowski additionally advised traders that the sequel will likely be designed by a staff of “veterans who have been liable for fine-tuning” Cyberpunk 2077 and its current DLC, Phantom Liberty.

Based on the CCO, Mission Orion will likely be developed by groups positioned in Vancouver, Boston, and Poland. Badowski says that the goal is for half of the devs to work out of Poland and the opposite half to be positioned in North America.

Mission Orion was first introduced in October 2022 alongside 5 different CDPR initiatives, together with a brand new The Witcher trilogy and the just-released Phantom Liberty growth.