CD Projekt RED has introduced that Adam Badowski has stepped down as Cyberpunk 2077‘s game director to focus on other leadership duties within the studio. According to information provided to Games Industry, part of Badowski’s function will probably be to supervise features of CD Projekt RED 2.zero transition.
Gabriel Amatangelo is now taking cost as Cyberpunk 2077‘s new game director. Amantangelo joined the studio in January 2020 to serve as the troubled game’s inventive director. Prior to this function, he spent almost six years at BioWare, the place he labored as Dragon Age: Inquisition DLC’s design director and designer on numerous Star Wars: The Old Republic expansions. Amatangelo spent over 10 years inside Electronic Arts total.
Badowski is one among CD Projekt RED’s board members who obtained exorbitant bonuses regardless of Cyberpunk 2077‘s launch woes. He obtained a whopping $4.2 million, which reportedly irked some workers.
Cyberpunk 2077 stays suspended from the PlayStation Store almost six months after launch. Although the sport is a industrial success, CD Projekt RED has acknowledged that its suspension from the PS Store has had an affect on gross sales.
“We are still in discussions [with Sony] and with every patch the game gets better and there is a visible progress, but as we said the decision is an exclusive decision of Sony, so we are waiting for the information about the fact that they took the decision to bring back this game,” president and joint CEO Adam Kiciński recently told involved traders. “Until then I am not able to tell you anything more.”
[Source: Games Industry]