THIS WEEK IN BUSINESS | "'Ready when it's done' is not just a phrase, it's something we live by"
There's a lot—good, bad, and everything in between—to look back on this year. I don't know about you, but I'm mostly feeling tired.
Sony is offering full refunds for those who want one.
"We hope they'll give us a chance to improve the game on the original consoles," says Marcin Iwiński.
The studio says it will be working on several updates to tune up the last-gen version.
We dig deep into Cyberpunk 2077, the Mass Effect reveal, and more.
Older hardware is struggling with Night City.
Be a Kiwi for a day if you want to get into Night City now.
A Game Informer editor says she experienced a grand mal seizure as a result of a particular scene.
The Cyberpunk 2077 developer is still doing well, but there are ominous signs.
We'll have our review up in due time, but here's how other outlets are feeling about CD Projekt Red's latest.
We delve deep into the history of the studio behind Witcher 3 and Cyberpunk 2077.
If you get on GOG, you can start Geralt's story from the beginning for free.
From Akira to Dredd, there's a lot to watch before Dec. 10.
It's also a nice reminder that yes, this game is out next week.
Now's a good time to batten down the spoiler hatches.
Avoid those pesky copyright claims.
See how the two console generations handle Night City.
THIS WEEK IN BUSINESS | Cyberpunk 2077 developer stays true to form.
One CD Projekt Red head has reportedly apologized to its employees for comments made on crunch.
It looked like Nvidia was pulling far ahead with GPUs. Now, it might be neck-and-neck.
CD Projekt Red is pushing the date on Cyberpunk back yet again.
We'll get an in-depth look at what V will go vroom-vroom in.
The game is ready to be put on discs, but CD Projekt's work is likely far from over.
THIS WEEK IN BUSINESS | Game set in a dystopian world where corporations are stomping on people is being made by a corporation stomping on people.
CD Projekt Red is in a "final sprint" towards launch that entails mandatory overtime.
Geoff Keighley's big year-end show will be broadcast from LA, London, and Tokyo.
We preview Cyberpunk 2077, Yakuza 7, and the rest of this fall's biggest RPGs.
This time we'll get a Night City tour, a primer on the city's gangs, and a look into the score.
You won't find microtransactions when the main game launches this year.
And it'll be revealed before launch in November.
And we can expect PC system requirements soon.
At that point, it'll be just shy of two months from release.
Sources say it's most likely we'll see the PS5 launch in the middle of the month.
Yes, the game that will let you custom-color your character's body hair will also let you tweak those hard-to-read captions.
Time to learn about lifepaths, weapons, and more.
And who knows what nasty stuff Night City's residents will put on their blades.
In a new GDC Survey, close to half of the devs polled also say they're working longer hours.
A tribute to the creator from CD Projekt Red is certainly intriguing.
Sorry Xbox owners, you'll be paying up front for this one.
The idea of charging for upgrades is reportedly off of the table.
Don't scuff up my (already dingy) Night City walls, punk.
Check out how good this will look on hardware I cannot afford.
The creator of Johnny Silverhand talks about his new likeness.
The unit returns from the 2013 reveal trailer.
DF has some key insights into what CD Projekt Red released today.
Ranging from cosmetic to NSFW.
Cyberpunk: Edgerunners will debut on Netflix in 2022.
We'll also learn how Cyberpunk's "braindances" will work.
Confirmation of a free PlayStation 5 upgrade.
CD Projekt Red needs more time, but says 2077 is complete "content and gameplay-wise."
"More important discussions are happening right now and we want them to be heard."
That's a whole lotta Geralt and friends.
THIS WEEK IN BUSINESS | Executives and industry figures take a deep breath before the next wave of new announcements to speculate on what the pandemic leaves in its wake.
An account claiming to represent Xbox Portugal removed and apologized for the message.
The ESRB's rating summary is pretty clear about how far Cyberpunk pushes boundaries.
Sure, we'll watch whatever Night City Wire is.
It seems to take more to earn an 18+ rating in Brazil, but 2077 looks to have landed it.
Sorry, it doesn't come equipped with a neural link port because those don't exist... yet.
Manufactured the Arasaka Corp., apparently.
Things are looking good for a September release.
Despite the pandemic, CD Projekt Red commits to Cyberpunk 2077's release date.
Do they also handcuff the briefcase to the carrier?
Admit it, the first thing you're doing when you get 2077 is flipping the cover around.
We've got everything you need to know about the actors and cast of Cyberpunk 2077.
Microsoft is making the right moves ahead of the launch of the Xbox Series X.
CD Projekt Red says the game will support Microsoft's cross-gen "Smart Delivery."
Grimes sheds some light on her in-game character.
There'll likely be a showdown between Google and Nvidia in Night City.
They're not fully fledged missions, but they're not randomly generated either.
THIS WEEK IN THE BUSINESS | While a new console generation means change is in the air, some trends, like rampant crunch, remain unfortunate industry staples.
Here's our overview to Cyberpunk 2077, including the release date, E3 2019 gameplay, the Keanu Reeves character reveal, and more.
"We try to limit crunch as much as possible, but it is the final stage."
The delay seems to have pushed back multiplayer development as well.
Google expects "more than ten" timed exclusives over the next six months.
CD Projekt Red wants this game to be its "crowning achievement for this generation."
Cyberpunk, Final Fantasy 7 Remake, and a brand new generation of consoles highlights 2020 in RPGs.
From indies to long-awaited sequels, these are our 20 most anticipated games for this new year.
2020 is loaded with RPGs, and it already hurts so good.
You'll need to find new augments to understand new languages.
Keanu's only got eyes for the current gen.
Your character's genitalia are locked to the body type you choose.
They're recruiting developers to complete the mode.
If it helps, you can gaze lovingly at Keanu's back.
The demo we saw behind closed doors back at E3 2019 has now been partially released to the public, with commentary.
At the character creator level you're being granted more options, not less.
CD Projekt producer Richard Borzymowski details a "developer trick."
It's like smushing all the Witcher's cities together.
There are no cops in the poorer districts. That all changes when you get to the affluent areas of Night City.
It was "all about the games," though it didn't bring many.
THIS WEEK IN BUSINESS | Everything feeds into everything else. It's all connected, man.
A fan translation got a few things wrong.
Where you come from will affect where you go, and how.
I really hope this isn't your dealbreaker.
Though three studios are all on 2077, no comment on further-out projects.
Your origin will change where you start the game, among other things.
Move over, Geralt of Rivia.
Its approach sounds similar to how The Witcher 3's DLC was handled.
At E3 2019, we sit down with the director of Cyberpunk 2077's quests to learn about how Night City, life paths, and more will affect how the story unfolds.
Kat goes temporarily insane, Final Fantasy 7 Remake is Game of the Show, and more.
CD Projekt Red ultimately wants a robust character creator.
Here are all the best games we saw at E3 2019, including our Game of the Show!
You'll be hearing a lot from Johnny Silverhand in Cyberpunk 2077.
CD Projekt Red is determined to regain fan trust after a slew of controversies dating back to last year.
What did you love most from E3 2019? We want to hear from you!
Sleeping with NPCs does not seem to extend to digital ghost Keanu Reeves, unfortunately.
Tired: Ray-tracing, 8K graphics, and bombshell announcements. Wired: Pitbulls, pee scandals, and grannies who kill.
CD Projekt Red addresses controversial in-game ad in Cyberpunk.
Nadia and Kat react to all the biggest RPG news for E3 2019!
Cyberpunk 2077 and Gears 5 get release dates, Project Scarlett gets details, and Keanu Reeves drops in instead of Shigeru Miyamoto.
Everyone's favorite actor is a part of CD Projekt Red's next title.
Here's how to easily find all of our E3 2019 coverage so far.
From Final Fantasy 7 Remake to Cyberpunk 2077, RPG fans have a lot to look forward to at this years show.
Though there's still a chance for post-launch mod support.
You'll have to wait your turn a little while longer.
Is it the next Witcher or something else?
And that's good news for future Witcher games.
Cyberpunk 2077 is optimized for current-gen consoles and PC.
*Hacker voice*: "I'm in."
Yes, Cyberpunk 2077 will have politics.
It's been another crazy E3. Here are our awards for the Best Games of E3 2018, including the Community Pick you all voted on.
CD Projekt Red is finally showing off its vision of the future.
There's a lot riding on Cyberpunk 2077's cybernetic shoulders.
You want games? Here are your games.
Beep boop, fleshling. CD Projekt Red is ready to entertain you again.
Netflix is ramping up its adaptation of the fantasy epic.
CD Projekt Red CEO promises that the game will take advantage of "future generations".
CD Projekt Red is on a hiring spree in southwest Poland.
The Witcher 3 and Cyberpunk 2077 developers urge for transparency and fairness.
A report from Poland's largest gaming website says we'll be seeing a lot more of Cyberpunk 2077 later this year.
We haven't heard much about Cyberpunk 2077 in years, but hopefully, that's changing soon.
Recent negative reviews have accused the studio of placing unnecessary burden on employees.
CD Projekt Red says the company will not give in to the ransom demands.
Bruce Bethke coined the term 'cyberpunk' before you were born. Unless you're old like me.
Cyberpunk 2077 may be just around the corner maybe?
Is The Witcher III too white? What about our fantasy RPG and adventure games in general?
The new Witcher game has been pushed back, but that won't mess with CD Projekt RED's other title.