Rowley made sure to reiterate that Cyberpunk 2077 is "first and foremost a narrative-driven roleplaying game", with a full melee system to complement first-person shooting combat.
Returning in Cyberpunk 2077 is CD PROJEKT RED's hallmark of choices and consequences.
The thing that makes me most want to leave the meat space (a cyberpunk term for the "real world") for Cyberpunk 2077 though, it's a huge open world game that's a closed single-player experience at a time when it feels like nearly every large game is throwing us into always online space.
This change in player perspective has changed the perspective of several potential players who worry that CD Projekt Red is abandoning the hardcore RPG stylings of The Witcher series for a more digestible shooter action game.
Announced via teaser trailer back in January 2013, the Gibsonesque Cyberpunk 2077 features a futuristic police division known as the Psycho Squad responsible for stopping criminals who 'overuse implants and substances that boost or otherwise alter the human body'.
Something to look forward to: Cyberpunk 2077 was unveiled on Sunday in a short in-engine trailer, but now we're finally getting some meaty information about the game.
Gameplay will be in first-person, whereas cutscenes will be third-person. You can also mod weapons and, by using drugs, augment yourself. The story will be personalized by each choice you make.
- comment on an uncooperative character's tattoo to please them, or end a conversation early with a well-placed bullet.
Given this huge and detailed world has absolutely no loading screens, I get the feeling I could spend time in it as easily as my own life.
You play a character called V, a hired gun. During missions, you'll clash with hostile netrunners defending corporate megabuildings - both in cyberspace and in the real world. It's a role playing game with some shooter elements instead of a shooter game with RPG elements.
With dozens of hours of main story arc quests, and many more of additional activities, there's always something to see and do in Night City.