Thanks to the power of anime and Netflix, Cyberpunk 2077 left his flop era. The ailing game has gained popularity following the release of the 10-part anime series by developer CD Projekt Red and animation studio Trigger on Steam. Cyberpunk: Edgerunner.
Corresponding Eurogamer, Cyberpunk 2077Concurrent players peaked at 37,000 on September 16th. This led to the sci-fi open-world RPG beating the likes elden ring, grand theft auto v, and destiny 2 in the Steam charts. Since yesterday, Cyberpunk 2077 blow 85,555 concurrent playersmaking it the second highest number of players the game has had in its inception faulty start on PC and consoles in 2020, according to Steam DB.
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Cyberpunk 2077The resurgence of popularity among its players coincides with the release of Edgerunners on Netflix on September 13. Since its debut, the anime has skyrocketed the second-ranked video game TV show on Rotten Tomatoes with an average tomatometer score of 100 percent and an average audience score of 97 percent. For now, edge runner is sandwiched between Netflix’s hit League of Legends Show, arcaneand Castlevania.
The show also received praise from Mike Teichschmiedthe creator of the original, tabletop cyberpunk RPG, in a post on the subreddit r/cyberpunkgame, which states: “YOU DAMN IT.”
“It’s like looking at my own brain. I’ve been waiting for this for years,” Pondsmith said said. “We have (at [R. Talsorian Games]) have been at it for months. Now you can see what we did.”
in the kotaku‘s review of edge runnerI said edge runner was “studio trigger at its best,” praising it for its “delicious bloody and gnarly fights” and its “emotionally resonant story” about how a poor street kid was named David Martinez became a made man in Night City.
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Striking preemptively before the metaphorical iron got hot, CD Projekt Red announced some quality of life and bug fixes updates 2077 while a twitch stream two weeks ago. One announcement focused on the last “major” patch for last-gen consoles. In it you can equip a jacket and a shotgun inspired by edge runner. The developer also announced this Cyberpunk 2077‘s first major expansion, phantom freedomwhich will feature a returning V and Keanu Reeves’ Johnny Silverhand. phantom freedom scheduled for release sometime in 2023.