Cyberpunk 2077 will be “true RPG game”, CD Projekt RED promises

Thursday, 23rd January 2014 08:49 GMT By Dave Cook

Cyberpunk 2077 developer CD Projekt RED has stressed that its futuristic romp will be a “true RPG game,” and that it will bring many new gameplay mechanics to the table.

It follows this Cyberpunk 2077 trailer, which features slow mo and a cyborg woman being shot to bits.

In an interview with IGN, CD Projekt RED co-founder Marcin Iwinski explained why those fearing a casual, shooter-led experience needn’t worry. “People have been asking me if Cyberpunk 2077 will have multiplayer or if it will be a straight-up shooter, and I tell them to relax, because it will be a true RPG game,” he said.

“We are known for storytelling, and big game worlds,” he continued, “and so we’re taking all what we’ve learnt from previous three Witcher games, as well as the open-world aspect, and applying it to Cyberpunk 2077. So yes, it is an all-out RPG game, but we’re looking at having a lot of new gameplay elements that I cannot talk about yet. One thing I can say for sure is that it is definitely NOT a multiplayer shooter.”

Are you keen for Cyberpunk 2077? Let us know below.

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  1. melonbuster1

    Nice.. just love a good rpg.. it’s a nice change of pace from the fps or the action 3rd person stuff

    #1 11 months ago
  2. Luciferous

    I’m eager to see more of this, ya know see some actual gameplay.

    But I doubt we’ll see anything until after Witcher 3 ships. So hopefully E3, which should be massive this year.

    #2 11 months ago
  3. Obernox

    I’m soo damn hard for this. Witcher 2 was an amazing surprise when i played it on xbox.
    CD Projekt is very talented, and my god i love the Sci-fi genre.

    #3 11 months ago
  4. Tormenter

    Ah, an actual real RPG that isn’t all swords and sodomy.

    Can we have it yesterday, please?

    CDProjectRed.. best dev out there.. They own GOG, what else would you expect.

    #4 11 months ago

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