It’s been somewhat over three months because the disastrous launch of Cyberpunk 2077, CD Projekt Red’s extremely anticipated open-world game starring Keanu Reeves. During this time, the Polish studio has launched a couple of updates for the game, together with two major ones. The March 1.2 patch takes goal at every little thing from police AI, to small however humorous oversights, like typos. The list of fixes is long. But primarily based on what many Twitch streamers and YouTubers are sharing post-patch, it appears that evidently Cyberpunk 2077 is still wanting tough.
Right now, most of the top Twitch clips of the game hail from streamer Vinesauce’s latest broadcast, the place the persona showcases quite a few remaining glitches. The most typical sort of glitch, which is popping up repeatedly on social media, has to do with spawning vehicles. When gamers name in a experience, the game will spawn all the autos in the identical place — typically main to finish mayhem, as vehicles explode towards one another, or the game struggles to render so many objects without delay. There additionally seem like quite a few physics-based hijinks, in response to different clips from the stream.
Driving, usually, still appears to be hit and miss. In one YouTube video uploaded by Kevduit, the participant throws a grenade into the space, prompting each single NPC to step out of their automobile in unison. Then he seems to be away for a break up second and each a type of folks disappears into skinny air. These are however a couple of hitches highlighted within the practically four-minute video.
That identical footage additionally exhibits that the police aren’t fairly as much as par but — typically they kill the participant immediately, typically they despawn mid-chase, and different instances they fully ignore crimes taking place proper in entrance of them. Similarly, different clips floating round in the mean time don’t paint the game in a really optimistic gentle. Simple issues, like aiming down sights, are still not working appropriately in response to gamers making an attempt the patch.
On locations like Reddit and Twitter, there are studies of the game loading slower than earlier than, although efficiency seems to range relying on platform. This far in, although, some are questioning whether or not or not it’s value coming again to a game that would still be thought of damaged, or whether or not they need to simply get a refund. As of this writing, Cyberpunk 2077 is still not out there on the PlayStation Store after being delisted in late 2020.
In January, CD Projekt Red laid out a roadmap for Cyberpunk 2077, which particularly numbered two patches for the game. While the troubled RPG will proceed to get unspecified tweaks and fixes all year long, primarily based on the roadmap, the developer may even begin to pivot towards creating free DLC and next-gen upgrades. Hopefully the upcoming modifications do greater than put a Band-Aid on the expertise, which thus far has sold millions of copies despite controversy.
Correction: A earlier model of this story misstated how lengthy it’s been since Cyberpunk 2077 was launched.