Another lawsuit related to Cyberpunk 2077 has been filed by traders towards studio CD Projekt RED, claiming that the corporate misled traders concerning the state of the sport on last-gen consoles. This second civil go well with was introduced in a regulatory announcement from CDPR to traders. It signifies that the content material of this lawsuit is similar because the final one, including its own response, which says it can ““undertake vigorous action to defend itself against any such claims.”
The lawsuit doesn’t specify what damages are being sought, so it’s unknown what sorts of losses traders are in search of to recoup from the go well with. CD Projekt RED has repeatedly upheld the commentary that the launch on last-gen consoles, which was riddled with bugs, low visible high quality, and poor efficiency, was an unexpected challenge. In a public statement earlier this month, the corporate tried to apologize and shoulder the blame, whereas additionally itemizing off excuses, passing the blame to the QA groups, and failing to handle lots of the points gamers have with the sport within the first place. It additionally delayed the release of the next-gen versions of the game because the developer turns its consideration to fixing the sport.
The disastrous launch was punctuated by Sony eradicating Cyberpunk 2077 itemizing from the PlayStation Store fully. It’s unclear what their actual cause for doing so was, however CDPR had mishandled giving out refunds to dissatisfied followers because it scrambled with unfavorable reception at launch, which put Sony’s buyer assist squarely in indignant gamers’ crosshairs. There’s currently no word on a timeline or criteria for the game returning to the PlayStation Store.
It’s unclear proper now what influence these lawsuits may have on CD Projekt RED, however following go well with with it different vigorous rebuttals of claims made about the game and its launch, the corporate plans to defend itself towards the claims made, standing by its personal statements that there was by no means any intentional deceptive of anybody, traders or in any other case, about how Cyberpunk 2077 runs on PS4 and Xbox One. Some analysts think the messy launch makes CDPR an acquisition candidate, although once more, that’s speculative proper now and its unknown if and the way that may play out in follow if it had been to occur in any respect.