Cyberpunk 2077: Interesting Things To Know Before Playing The Game (2020)February 2, 2022
Cyberpunk 2077 is finally right around the corner after a really long time and a bunch of delays but developers announced the final date of launch. It is the most anticipated game of the year. Cyberpunk 2077 is developed by the same company named CD Projekt Red who developed Witcher 3 type of great RPG games.
There’s a lot of information already out about Cyberpunk 2077. This game was in underdevelopment for 7 years but finally, it’s soon going to be launched. Developing this game has taken $100 million so far. This game has successfully created a huge hype in the gaming community around the world.
So here we gonna list 7 interesting things you need to know about Cyberpunk 2077.
CD Projekt Red is famous for their vital game designing and they also did a very good job on this game too. Cyberpunk 2077 is a pretty in-depth Role Playing Game so obviously, gamers going to have a lot of options of how you want to play, and that includes the different mindblowing kinds of vehicles you drive around town. Now during a recent Night city wire video, the developers gave us a decent amount of info on the different types of vehicles.
According to the community, on the game gamers will get 5 different classes of vehicles or cars.
- Economy class of cars (basic or classical cars)
- Executive class of cars (super fancy cars and decked out to look as nice and luxurious)
- Heavy-duty class (it includes tanks and transport trucks which are powerful and it can cause a lot of damage)
- Sport class of cars (it includes speedy cars)
- Hypercars (it gets you to speed durability but these are pretty much Cyberpunk batmobiles)
Along with that, there are some motorcycles, and Keanu reeves motorcycle company ‘Arch Motorcycle’ is working with CD Projekt Red to include one of their bikes in the game. They have also teased that there will be some other real-life vehicles in the game.
And the Gamers can’t wait to see what other ones make their way in the game because this stuff is really cool as the designs are incredible to look at.
2. Big World of Cyberpunk 2077
Cyberpunk 2077 is gonna be a big ambitious game. The game takes place in Night City which is broken into a few different districts and each one of its own look and vibe. Here’s some information which we’ve gotten from the leaks.
It’s a dangerous gang-ridden area that was meant to be a place for the rich but it was eventually abandoned and taken over by gangs.
It is an industrial area with warehouses and power plants and similar stuff like that.
It was once a corporate area but is now just a mishmash of different cultures. We can say a melting pot of people from different countries and refugees and stuff.
It is the place where Night City’s wealthiest go to hang out and have a good time. In simple words, it’s a shiny and glorious world.
There are the badlands which is mostly desert and situated opposite a city. According to the gameplay, gamer gonna get Mad Max or Borderlands environment vibes to a certain extent.
CD Projekt Red has alluded to the map being explorable both vertically and horizontally.
Cyberpunk’s Night City has lots of buildings and these buildings have floors in tall buildings and we will have many of them explorable. Each floor can house a lot of activities.
The company has also confirmed that the game map will be quite smaller than the Witcher 3 but it will more interesting.
3. Character Customisation
In Cyberpunk 2077, customization is pretty detailed. In the case of normal customization, stuffs like Skin tone, eye color, haircut, facial hair, and all that but there are even more settings like players can edit eyebrow color, scars on the face, tattoos. The weird thing is you customize your genitals or your junk.
On the other hand, players can also select body type, size, voice type, skills, and reflexes action as well.
4. Life Paths
Cyberpunk 2077 enables you to choose multiple startings according to your choice. Life path is essentially the game’s character background where your character comes from. It also affects the game as well it determines what district you start your adventure.
According to the reports, there are 3 life paths on the game that are;
Character starts off in the Badlands as we mentioned earlier it will also affect the characters that you run into and how certain story-relevant characters will act towards you.
It’s a corporate life path where you’ll start out as an Agent.
You can also pick a street kid’s life path where your character starts his life from the street.
The game can have multiple playthroughs (places, dialogues, styles, story) and these things are totally unique which is making this game more interesting.
5. Different Gangs
In the game, you will also see a lot of gangs who work in different locations inside the Night City. Each gang has its own specialty and style. There are a total of 8 gangs which are:-
- Tyger Claws
- Woodo boys
- 6th Street
So all these gangs spread inside the night city. If you enter their territories then we may face conflicts and fights. That will be cool and realistic enough!
6. Cyberpunk 2077 Loots
For any RPG game loot is a very important part. In the weapons category, there are 5 different weapon types that we have known as;
Cyberweapons are body enhancements like deadly claws and distinct viruses.
Smart weapons projectiles track enemies such as RFID tech weapons.
Tech weapons are known to b technological weapons like Flashguns, power blaster, etc.
Melee weapons are pure hand-friendly weapons that are used for melee attacks.
Armor or gear comes in the form of clothing and all of it having unique statistics. In some gameplay previews, we have seen Jacket that boosts their street cred. There are different types of gear business like formal wear, streetwear, and some more leisure clothes. The game has some more fashion-oriented things and it all has its own unique perks. you might find a cool
Cyberpunk gear and weapons come in different types of quality – Common and Uncommon, Rare and Legendary. Like a lot of games today they’re color codes, Yes! There are also different modes that you can acquire too from Software mods and attachments software mods or a chip that you install and it actually changes the improve the power of the weapon.
While attachments are like silencers and extended mags and some typical stuff between the build of your character and now the number of weapons and gear, there’s a lot of stuff to mess around with Cyberpunk 2077.
7. Cyberpunk 2077 Specs
For playing any game the most important thing is our machine configuration. First, we’re gonna go over the minimum specs for the CPU, you need Intel Core i5 3570k or AMD FX8310. Graphics memory-wise you’re going to need at least an Nvidia GTX 780 3GB or an AMD Radeon RX470, along with that you’re gonna want at least 8GB of RAM.
Recommended specs are shown in the below image.
Storage-wise it’s gonna take up to 70GB of hard drive space on a PC and it’s recommended that you install it on of course an SSD.
If you have the capability, there will also be Ray tracing support on PC as for consoles we don’t have too much info but it’s safe to assume that the install size will be about the same.
We also know that there will be next-generation upgrades that should be pretty easy to implement but we don’t know what exactly they’re gonna do.
The expected launching date of Cyberpunk 2077 is 10th December 2020 and it’s gonna be playable on Xbox One, PS4, PC, and Stadia. It will also be playable on Playstation 5 and Xbox Series S and X on launch day.
There are two editions of the game – the Standard 60 copy and then a $250 Collector’s Edition that includes a statue of Johny Silverhead and V as well as a steel book art book set, a car key chain, a visitor’s guide to night city, and digital goodies all that stuff.
There’s a lot of stuff gamer’s running out of breath but you’re definitely getting a lot of bang for your buck.