Some time in the past, somebody posted a sequence of unsubstantiated claims on GameFAQs purportedly from a disgruntled CD Projekt RED worker, detailing Cyberpunk 2077‘s improvement troubles and the studio’s inside state of affairs. Given the circumstances surrounding the sport’s launch, the rumor caught loads of consideration, prompting CD Projekt RED to formally debunk it.
In a quick tweet linking to a Reddit thread devoted to discussing the rumor, CD Projekt RED mentioned:
Usually we do not touch upon rumors however this time we wished to make an exception as this story is solely not true.https://t.co/JuOTY2qJbM
— Cyberpunk 2077 (@CyberpunkGame) January 6, 2021
A part of the debunked statements made reference to content material allegedly reduce from the sport, which many assumed is true as a result of gamers have been discovering unutilized content material like a whole monorail system and a romance choice. Whereas CD Projekt RED hasn’t commented on the monorail system, talking of the latter, the studio mentioned that the romance choice gamers discovered within the recreation’s recordsdata was by no means part of the inventive imaginative and prescient and artistic course of.
So far as worker resignations and low morale are involved, the assertion appears to be impressed by a Bloomberg report that exposed CD Projekt RED’s administration confronted backlash from builders in a company-wide assembly. Staff have been reportedly upset about crunch main as much as launch, and the way in which the controversy was dealt with as soon as it grew to become clear that Cyberpunk 2077‘s last-gen variations weren’t prepared for launch.
CD Projekt RED is presently going through a number of lawsuits in reference to Cyberpunk 2077.
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