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Cyberpunk 2077 trailer featuring cyborg lady appears

Thursday, 10 January 2013 21:05 GMT By Stephany Nunneley

CD Projekt has released the promised trailer for Cyberpunk 2077. It’s sort of like a slow-mo moving picture mixed with a newscast and CGI. The release date? According to the end of the trailer: when it’s ready.

However, CDP did send over some extra information regarding the game.

Cyberpunk 2077 tells the tale of how advancement went hand-in-hand with the decay of society.

Body augmentations “invented to serve society” multiplied the problems, and which as you can see in the trailer, has led to “mayhem in the streets.” New inventions also led to addictions, and the larger problem of poverty.

In the game, layers will walk the streets of Night City as an individual, who raised on the streets, is trying to better himself while trying to survive a world full of boostergangs and megacorporations.

The city is rampant with drugs, violence, poverty and exclusion where “psychos go on rampages.” The streets are also filled with junkies addicted to “the braindance,” which is an inexpensive way to experience the emotions and stimuli of someone who lives a more exciting life.

A user can “stream a braindance directly into his neural system via special brain augmentations,” by using a BD player. This allows the viewer to “experience all brain processes registered, including emotions, muscle movements and all stimuli perceived by the recording person.”

Some braindances created by megacorporations are simple, some viscerally extreme, and others more controversial due to being created illegally in the underground.

So for example: entering the mind of a serial killer means not only “seeing the monstrosity he performs, but also living his lust to kill and fulfillment.”

There are accounts of users also pushing things too far with braindances, to the point they cannot stop living the other person’s life.

Cyberpunk 2077 is a multi-thread, nonlinear story in which players will visit some of the places pulled from the pen and paper Cyberpunk 2020 RPG.

One area will include a combat zone completely taken over by gangs, where the player can visit the Afterlife joint and the Forlorn Hope.

The sandbox nature of the game will also provide the player with plenty of guns, rifles, implants, gadgets and other equipment.

A release date, as previously mentioned, was not provided beyond 2015, according to a bit of text added at the end of the trailer.

“You’re probably curious about the release date.” said CDP. “It’s currently scheduled a way off, in 2015, but in truth, the delivery date is more like, ‘when it’s done.’

“We will release Cyberpunk to you when we’re convinced it is nothing but pure, refined, unadulterated awesome. we want it to be the most kick ass futuristic RPG ever—ok, maybe this sounds pretty bully, but it is our actual goal. And you may wonder why we announced our game so early before the release.

“The reason is that we’re still building our dev team. So if you are a talented dude or dudette, willing to work in a really different company on a super ambitious project, send us your application.”

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56 Comments

  1. Dark

    Fucking Amazing!

    #1 2 years ago
  2. Maximum Payne

    Coming : When its ready
    Blizzard style.

    #2 2 years ago
  3. Phoenixblight

    Of course dressed up trailer with no gameplay.

    /disappointed

    #3 2 years ago
  4. DSB

    Awesome teaser. I just hope it won’t be one of those drawn out developments where you get a trailer every 6 months with nothing to really show.

    #4 2 years ago
  5. TD_Monstrous69

    Oh CD Project Red, u such a tease, and I like what I’m seeing so far. Even more of a reason for me to get a PC now.

    #5 2 years ago
  6. Edo

    That was sweet!

    #6 2 years ago
  7. Kalain

    Interesting.. Doesn’t give a hint as to what the game is about, although the MAX-TAC squads might feature quite heavily or you are part of the MAX-TAC squad…

    #7 2 years ago
  8. _LarZen_

    Oh you tease CD Project….cant wait for some ingame shoots.

    #8 2 years ago
  9. Talkar

    @3
    Did you really expect gameplay this early in the development cycle?

    #9 2 years ago
  10. Phoenixblight

    @9

    There are plenty of studios that show development of their game at this early stage sure. I just don’t get pumped up about CG trailers, ray traced renders.

    #10 2 years ago
  11. Astaroth

    I am actually not sure that this is a 100% CGI Trailer. Mostly the last part of the trailer looks like ingame and I think CD Projekt Red could pull something like that off.

    #11 2 years ago
  12. Phoenixblight

    @11

    Nope the entire thing is CG and is in fact using ray tracing ie Mental ray. None of it was actual in game footage. They had use a render farm to get that done probably as they were rendering it they were giving us the screenshots with the logo.

    @13

    Thanks

    #12 2 years ago
  13. Wychodzew

    The trailer is CGI made by Platige Image.
    http://www.platige.com/en/page/292-Cyberpunk_2077
    And the song is called “Bullets” by Archive.

    #13 2 years ago
  14. Stephany Nunneley

    @ALL – details on the game’s story have been added.

    #14 2 years ago
  15. Ristas

    @Stephany

    “Real time with CGI at the end”

    Don’t really know what you mean by that, isn’t this clearly a CGI trailer from beginning to end?

    #15 2 years ago
  16. YoungZer0

    That was … pretty underwhelming.

    Music was also terrible. Terrible. Terrible. Terrible.

    Actually lost some interest in this game now. :|

    #16 2 years ago
  17. DSB

    Respect for CD Projekt Red. They really know how to make their games stand out. Never really knew about Cyberpunk before this, but that setting sounds really good.

    I guess it kinda goes back to Pats Far Cry piece earlier, it doesn’t seem like there’s a premium on picking stories that are actually different and interesting. Gaming really has a way to go in that whole area.

    They can do explosions, blood spatter and tits, but stories… Eeeeeh.

    @16 You’re a terrible person. The music’s very “I’m British and I’m so sad I need to be in a rock band to truly express it” but I actually thought it was pretty good.

    #17 2 years ago
  18. Stephany Nunneley

    @15 Fine, I will fix it\.

    #18 2 years ago
  19. Wychodzew

    @16
    Yeah, fuckin terrible. Y no dubstep or heavy metal? I was expecting some inception horns at the end too. Bro fist yo.

    #19 2 years ago
  20. YoungZer0

    @17: Yeah, well, i don’t. I thought it was terrible. :| Didn’t fit what was happening on screen at all, quite the opposite. The directing wasn’t good either.

    @19: So funny.

    #20 2 years ago
  21. killersense

    the game is atleast a year or two away so i guess cgi was kinda expected. i am excited for game but trailer was alright i guess. the better news is that witcher 3 will be revealed on FEBRUARY 5TH AND IT IS GOING TO COME VERY SOON AS IN PROLLY HOLIDAY 2013 OR LAUNCH TITLE FOR NEXT GEN

    #21 2 years ago
  22. manamana

    Great stuff, looks like nice artwork is coming up. Oh man, next gen consoles now please.

    #22 2 years ago
  23. Night Hunter

    Great teaser, but when it comes to CD Projekt I really don’t need to be convinced.

    #23 2 years ago
  24. Stephany Nunneley

    Look for it around 2015 – per the “text” message hidden at the end of the trailer.

    #24 2 years ago
  25. Erthazus

    I’m throwing money at my monitor and nothing happens. Why? CD!

    I don’t know what to say. This trailer just shows that you can still surprise gamers. I Want That Shit. NAO

    Witcher 1,2 is my favourite RPG of this generation and Cyberpunk 2077 from the famous pen and paper RPG is a dream. I can’t comment I just want to preorder COLLECTORS EDITION. PLEASE! NAO!

    #25 2 years ago
  26. Ercarret

    I thought the trailer was amazing. I’m psyched. CDP RED have really proven themselves with the Witcher games and I cannot wait for this. I want it now. I want it all now. If I could preorder the Very Special Exclusive Collector’s Edition right now, I would. Price is not an issue. I have kidneys to sell. :P

    #26 2 years ago
  27. viralshag

    Awesome trailer. Really can’t wait to see more about this game and eventually play it!

    #27 2 years ago
  28. manamana

    No really, I hate it when they tease years in advance! Bioshock Infinite was just the same and I don’t have the impression, Levine build a lot of momentum in doing so over the years.

    Gimme a teaser now, a trailer at E3 and the game end of the year. And all my money.

    #28 2 years ago
  29. Phoenixblight

    @28

    I am a fan of how ROckstar does it. They don’t tease a game until the release is in sight and then the info and screenshots trickle out until release.

    #29 2 years ago
  30. Edo

    @29 You do realize that we saw first GTA V trailer back in November 2011 and the next one a whole fucking year after that and that we are now in year 2013 and haven’t seen a SINGLE gameplay video of it!?

    #30 2 years ago
  31. Phoenixblight

    @30

    Yeah? their teaser trailer was all in-game not CG made from a 3rd party.

    #31 2 years ago
  32. Moonwalker1982

    @30

    Rockstar always has ingame trailers. They had it for GTA IV, Red Dead Redemption, LA Noire and Max Payne 3. For ALL of them except GTA games they also showed pure gameplay videos. I like that, i don’t want to see a second of real gameplay in a video. I much rather see it all on my own screen, instead of in a video.

    #32 2 years ago
  33. Edo

    @31 If in game cutscenes count as gameplay nowdays then I guess you are absolutely right…

    #33 2 years ago
  34. Hunam

    2015? Are you fucking kidding me!?

    #34 2 years ago
  35. Phoenixblight

    @33

    It shows you what the game will look like, unlike this trailer which shows you absolutely nothing and only gives eye candy. So you are no better place than just not seeing the trailer.

    #35 2 years ago
  36. HauntaVirus

    I hope its out this year!

    #36 2 years ago
  37. HauntaVirus

    I hope its out this year!
    Sorry for double post, internet is acting up.

    #37 2 years ago
  38. Moonwalker1982

    @33

    Not only ingame cutscenes. The first and second trailer of GTA V showed alot of footage from the gameworld itself. It’s like a camera moving through the gameworld and i think one or two parts of the second trailer is actually a mission.

    @36

    This year? How about 2015? :D

    #38 2 years ago
  39. deadstoned

    That is one hell of a badass trailer. Really looking forward to it. Anything CD Projeckt touches is gold =D

    #39 2 years ago
  40. NeoSquall

    SHUT UP AND TAKE MY MONEY!!!

    #40 2 years ago
  41. Moonwalker1982

    In 2015 the next-gen systems should be out for a while so it’s most definitely gonna be on those and PC.

    #41 2 years ago
  42. RaisinBran

    Why announce a game so far off? I suppose it’s to build hype, but anything can happen between now and 2015. Look what happened to Devil’s Third :(

    #42 2 years ago
  43. Phoenixblight

    @42

    Or FF Versus. They made a trailer for that game when it wasn’t even in production.

    #43 2 years ago
  44. killersense

    @they do mention at the end when you freeze the video at 2:14 that this teaser was done to attract more developers to their team as they are hiring. they tease the witcher 3 as something that is far along in production so i would guess holiday 2013 as a launch title for next gen systems as well as pc

    #44 2 years ago
  45. osric90

    Dude, this looks like a really interesting mature inciative. Loving the universe, music and aesthetic. Better wait for a proper gameplay and narrative trailer though… let’s hope it doesn’t end up being another Human Revolution.

    #45 2 years ago
  46. Digital Bamboo

    Not the type of trailer I was hoping for, but everything I’ve heard about this game sounds amazing, I’m still excited.

    Pretty pointless to complain about the song they used (I thought it fit) as it is almost certainly not representitive of the actual game score. It takes place in the future after all, not the present. I thought it had a hint of a Radiohead sound, who, admittedly, might be able to craft a pretty sick cyberpunk soundtrack, especially if they teamed up with Orbital. Well, one can dream.

    But am I dreaming to think that there is even a remote possibility that this could be released for PS3? (as well as PC & PS4)

    #46 2 years ago
  47. KrazyKraut

    this trailer made me proud to be from poland

    #47 2 years ago
  48. Telepathic.Geometry

    Really? Why? Isn’t it just CGI…

    Don’t get me wrong, this dev team and their fan service is plenty to be proud of by all accounts, but the trailer? It tells fuck all about the game. Unless it’s like one of those trailers with lots of hidden meaning in the details, and I’m just ignorant. Which is also possible…

    #48 2 years ago
  49. Dave Cook

    @48 Stylish innit? No Dubsstep. Doesn’t pander too heavily to the masses.

    #49 2 years ago
  50. Telepathic.Geometry

    Well yeah, but look, I love the Star Wars MMO CGI trailers, and have zero interest in the game. I loved the Prey 2 trailer and that game doesn’t even exist.

    The Dark Sous 2 trailer, that probably gave you loads of info on what the next game will be so I love that shit. If this CGI trailer were like that I’d be on board. Otherwise, meh. It’s no better than propaganda…

    #50 2 years ago
  51. Edo

    @35 “I am a fan of how ROckstar does it. They don’t tease a game until the release is in sight and then the info and screenshots trickle out until release.” knowing the facts you should’ve just stopped after that.

    #51 2 years ago
  52. GwynbleiddiuM

    Well, I’ve been looking forward to this and I have to say it was a great trailer. I also wanna see some gameplay footage, but for now consider me sold, hype level 500%.

    #52 2 years ago
  53. NeoSquall

    @50 While I do appreciate Blur Studio’s effort in making the DS2 trailer, it’s a known fact that the latest CGI trailers, be they made by Blur, Goldtooth or Platige, aren’t in the least informative about the games they publicise.

    #53 2 years ago
  54. Telepathic.Geometry

    :(

    /sadface

    #54 2 years ago
  55. Gheritt White

    Win!

    #55 2 years ago
  56. Phoenixblight

    @51

    What are you talking about?

    I gave my opinion cg trailers are just fluffed up hype machines that don’t show anything about the game and the fact that its barely in production only confirms that.

    #56 2 years ago

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  • The gold Super Mario amiibo is a Walmart exclusive

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  • Final Fantasy 15 video gives you a look at the game’s wildlife

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  • Lionhead ventures into the free-to-play space with Fable Legends

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  • Win! 5 pairs of tickets to the Call of Duty European Championships

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  • Republique Remastered has released on Mac and PC

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  • LA Cops coming to Xbox One in March

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  • We have $500 of Steam Wallet funds to giveaway!

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  • Lapsed Final Fantasy 14 players tempted back with 10 day freebie

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  • GTA Online reader playlist week 7: and the winner is…

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  • Leaked screens reveal The Reef as Destiny’s new “social space”

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  • Darksiders creator teases Battle Chasers game

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  • Infamous video nasty Axe recreated in GTA 5

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  • Payday 2 for PS4 and Xbox One includes “a year’s worth of paid DLC” for free

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  • Yes, Mortal Kombat X will require Xbox Live Gold or PS Plus

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  • This is what Destiny players most want next

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  • Google AI can play games now, so we’re probably all going to die

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  • First footage of Renowned Explorers: International Society surfaces

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  • Cities: Skylines developer commits to mod support

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  • Nosgoth update adds Vanguard, many fixes

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  • Xbox Live Gold 12 month sub $40 on Microsoft store

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  • Tomb Raider movie script to be penned by TMNT writer

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  • Shelter 2 pre-orders open, launch trailer debuts early

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  • That Batman: Arkham Knight trailer is full of codes

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  • Assassin’s Creed haystacks won’t save you from a fall

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  • Why are people buying PS4 and not Xbox One?

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  • Toejam and Earl are back with a new Kickstarter

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  • New Wander trailer shows off Azertash form

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  • SOMA approaching beta phase on PC and PS4

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  • Square Enix does not condone Final Fantasy: Mystic Quest HD Remaster

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  • New Hunger teaser released by LittleBigPlanet Vita co-developers

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  • Here’s two Mario Party 10 overview videos, one featuring amiibo

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  • Clan Raids announced for Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Companion App

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  • Play Battlefield Hardline starting March 12 through EA Access

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  • This video summarizes the contents of Destiny patch 1.1.1

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  • Destiny 1.1.1 patch notes out, update is live

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  • Payday 2 packs based on Hotline Miami 2: Wrong Number coming

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  • Velocity 2X making its way onto Linux, Mac, PC and Xbox One

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  • Hotline Miami 2: Wrong Number finally has a release date

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  • Warhammer 40,000: Dark Nexus Arena is a twin stick shooter MOBA for PC

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  • More information, videos for cancelled Legacy of Kain: Dead Sun surface

    A trailer for the cancelled Legacy of Kain: Dead Sun title from Climax which was reportedly set for an E3 2012 reveal, has surfaced. Along with the above video is another which is described as a pre-boss battle cutscene. It’s below. According to a source of NeoGAF’s Mama Robotnik, the game was being developed under […]

  • Three additional games added to Square Enix Humble Bundle

    Kane & Lynch Collection, Lara Croft and the Guardian of Light and Startopia have been added to the Square Enix Humble Bundle. All three are made available when paying the average price of $7.69. Those who have already purchased the bundle will automatically be granted the titles. All three are available for PC only. The […]

  • Forza Horizon 2 gets Fast & Furious with standalone expansion

    A Fast & Furious tie-in and standalone expansion to Forza Horizon 2 will arrive for Xbox consoles next month. Titled Forza Horizon 2 Presents Fast & Furious, the downloadable title does not require the base game to play. “We’ve been talking with the folks at Turn 10 for a number of years and have always […]

  • The Evil Within: The Assignment has a release date, new trailer

    The Evil Within: The Assignment will be released on March 10 in North America and March 11 in Europe, it was announced today. Along with an exact release date was a trailer detailing more information about the first set of DLC. The Assignment is the first of two DLCs centering on Detective Castellanos’ mysterious partner, […]

  • Steam and GOG cross-platform multiplayer added to AvP Classic 2000

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  • OlliOlli 2: Welcome to Olliwood arrives on PS4, Vita next week

    Roll7 has announced it will release OlliOlli 2: Welcome to Olliwood next week. The developer announced the dates on Twitter this morning alongside the launch trailer. You will be able to download the game for PlayStation 4 and Vita March 3 in North America and March 4 in Europe.

  • Week 7: Play GTA Online with VG247 tonight at 8pm UK time!

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