You don’t have to look far to find a reason for the spike. On September 13th, the game’s anime spinoff, , premiered on Netflix to critical acclaim, earning praise for its story, worldbuilding and animation. The series has one of the for a Netflix production. And after watching Edgerunners, many people are giving Cyberpunk 2077 a second chance or picking it up for the first time.
If all this sounds familiar, it’s because a similar situation played out after the debut of The Witcher. In 2019, The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, thanks to the popularity of its Netflix counterpart, was briefly than it was after its 2015 release. It will be interesting to see if Cyberpunk 2077 can maintain its current momentum. At least on PC and current-generation consoles, the RPG is a different game than it was in 2020. Cyberpunk 2077’s and updates addressed many of the lingering bugs and stability issues that plagued the game at launch. CD Projekt Red also recently released and announced that , the game’s first major expansion, would arrive in 2023.
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