CD Projekt Red has released two new trailers showcasing Cyberpunk 2077’s next-gen update on PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X.
The long wait of gamers who love Cyberpunk 2077 is now over as yesterday CD Projekt Red officially revealed the next generation version of the game for both PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X/S. These two upgrades will be released alongside Cyberpunk 2077’s much-anticipated 1.5 update, although details about it have yet to be announced. The release timeframe for the PS5 and Xbox Series X/S versions is also still unclear although it is rumored to launch later today. All that CD Projekt Red is willing to share for now are two extensive gameplay videos recorded from their respective console platforms.
Two videos have been shared for Cyberpunk 2077’s next-generation upgrade, both with the same gameplay process but played completely independently. The gameplay featured in the trailers is also very rich, providing more than 30 minutes of Cyberpunk 2077 footage. The scenes are also more plot-focused than the game’s open world, and this could make Some gamers feel unsatisfied.
Much of Cyberpunk 2077’s gameplay on PS5 and Xbox Series X will look familiar to gamers who’ve played Cyberpunk 2077 before, it’s just that it has more impressive graphics than on PS4 and Xbox One. The features that CD Projekt Red introduced to attract attention include 4K resolution with dynamic scaling and ray tracing features, while also mentioning a bunch of other non-specific graphics enhancements.
While it may not be obvious in these two trailers, Cyberpunk 2077’s update 1.5 will have major changes to the overall gameplay experience. Those changes mainly focus on the open world of Cyberpunk 2077 when completely rebalancing the combat system, updating enemy AI, adding complexity to combat situations, rebuilding technology Traffic NPC cars and fix the broken AI mobs. As far as Cyberpunk 2077’s player base goes, the list of bugs that need to be fixed and needed changes is still extensive, but CD Projekt Red will address as many of the bugs as possible in this new 1.5 update.
The question that still lingers on Cyberpunk 2077 players’ minds is whether CD Projekt Red can make the game quality enough in the 1.5 update to make it worth upgrading or repurchasing the game. Obviously the graphics improvements alone are convincing to many Cyberpunk 2077 fans, but others may feel like they’ve played enough from the first playthrough and want big changes. than what CD Projekt Red has to offer.
Time will tell whether CD Projekt Red can regain the attention of the gaming community. Despite all the controversy surrounding Cyberpunk 2077’s launch, including being pulled from the PlayStation store for several months, it was still a standout success on other platforms and was also well received by critics. Very positive reception. The possibility of Cyberpunk 2077 on PS5 and Xbox Series X/S becoming one of the best games of 2022 is certainly there, and it’s time to see if CD Projekt Red can do that.
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