September 28, 2022

Cyberpunk 2077 has seen a resurgence for PC gamers following a latest patch, low cost, and launch of the Netflix collection Edgerunners.

Based on SteamDB knowledge (first printed by Eurogamer), CD Projekt Crimson’s sport hit its peak on Saturday with round 50,000 concurrent gamers, a determine that was nonetheless rising on the time of this story’s publication.

That is the very best variety of concurrent gamers within the sport since February, when the sport’s earlier vital patch was launched. Till then, you may have to return to Cyberpunk’s December 2020 launch window for extra gamers.

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The latest surge coincides with the brand new 1.6 patch, which added numerous new options and enhancements, in addition to a half worth Steam low cost.

The Cyberpunk 2077 anime, Edgerunners, additionally debuted on Netflix this week to very constructive evaluations from critics and most people.

Final week, CD Projekt Crimson introduced the primary Cyberpunk enlargement, Phantom Liberty. Coming to PC, PS5, Xbox Collection X/S and Stadia in 2023, it was later mentioned that the DLC was the one enlargement deliberate for Cyberpunk 2077.

Cyberpunk 2077 is experiencing a player resurgence

CD Projekt mentioned it made the “troublesome resolution” to not develop Phantom Liberty for PS4 and Xbox One “as a result of the dimensions of the enlargement makes it technologically difficult to launch on earlier technology consoles with out compromising the participant expertise.”

Phantom Liberty is a “Cyberpunk 2077 spy thriller set in a model new space of ​​Evening Metropolis,” based on a promotional video accompanying the enlargement’s trailer.

“We’re very enthusiastic about this,” Cyberpunk 2077 Recreation Director Gabriel Amatangelo mentioned of Phantom Liberty. “It is a new story type that we love.”