Cyberpunk 2077 leaves all Witcher parts behind in terms of the number of pre-orders. That goes out of one Quarterly report from developer CD Projekt. They did not publish any specific figures, but the pre-orders were “significantly higher” than for the Witcher games. In addition, the studio expects that most players will buy the digital version – despite some bonuses that are only available in physical copies.
What exactly is in which edition of Cyberpunk 2077? We have created an overview for you with all the goodies from all sales versions. So you can decide whether you prefer to buy the game on Steam, GOG or in the store.
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Cyberpunk 2077: Editions, Pre-Orders & Prices
Digital sales are ahead
Buy digitally or physically? This question of faith concerns players again and again. At Cyberpunk 2077, the key versions seem to have the edge. CD Projekt CFO Piotr Nielubowicz stated:
“When it comes to pre-orders, digital is very strong. (…) How far we are going to go? We honestly don’t know, definitely further than with The Witcher 3 and definitely more than 50 percent should come through the digital channel The Witcher 3 shows that the longer a game has been on the market, the more it shifts towards the digital. With Witcher 3 it is the vast majority. “
Overall, CD Projekt is very satisfied with the pre-orders so far. As expected, the number increases the closer the launch gets.
What else was announced
Although a lot of trailers and other promotional content for Cyberpunk 2077 has already been released, it should Marketing significantly increased again in December will.
Despite having to work from home until at least March 2021, the studio is well on schedule when it comes to the DLCs for Cyberpunk 2077.
- CD Projekt had a strong third quarter of 2020. The Witcher 3 in particular, but also Gwent and Thronebreaker, have sold well.
In the future it should fewer shifts in projects give. According to Adam Kicinski, communication will probably also be rethought – for example by not giving specific release dates until later.
You can find a full transcript of the conference here bei SeekingAlpha read up.
Release is getting closer – what is important beforehand?
Cyberpunk 2077 will be released on December 10, 2020. At GameStar you can find out everything about the most anticipated game of the year beforehand. For example here in Michael Graf’s extensive alluded report, which clears up all sorts of prejudices about role-playing:
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If you are eight pages too much reading material, Micha also chats extensively with Elena and Peter in the Plus podcast about his impressions and pitfalls in expectations. We also summarize all the important information about Cyberpunk 2077 in a handy 17-minute video:
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Of course, we will also keep you up to date as soon as new trailers or information about Cyberpunk appear – according to the annual report, we can expect a new boost from the beginning of December.