On the second Night City Wire broadcast, CD Projekt featured more content about Cyberpunk 2077. There was a game about weapons and the various backstories that players can choose from.
Platforms:Windows PC, Xbox One, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X
The second episode of the Night City Wire broadcast lasted less than half an hour, but was filled to the brim with new information about Cyberpunk 2077. Among other things Game material about weapons and origin stories.that a character can have, CD Projekt Red introduced two core elements of the role-playing game.
The arsenal of weapons
For a shooter, also as an RPG, weapons are of course essential. CDPR introduced four different types of weapons and also how weapons can be modified.
The four types of weapons are Technology, power, intelligence and melee:
- Technological weapons: Electromagnets accelerate projectiles so much that they pass through walls and other coverings. Technological weapons are deadly and precise.
- Power weapons: The most classic weapons with for brutal shootouts. However, bullets can ricochet off surfaces, so you can shoot around corners.
- Smart weapons: These weapons are equipped with bullets that find their target by themselves.
- Melee weapons: A katana for hand-to-hand combat was shown here, but there are also studded clubs or a large hammer.
The call was also seen Cyberware. These include the acquaintances from the first teaser. Mantis Bladescoming out of the forearm. There seems to be one too Launching device for projectiles to give, which can also be found on the arm.
For the modification there is the possibility of changing hardware and software. New riflescopes or silencers can be attached to weapons, the classic ones. Weapon mods via attachments. With new chips weapon software can be improved.
Walks of life
A second big theme was the roads of life, so the backstory of V. You can choose between three options, these are called Nomad, Street Kid and Corpo. That decision leads to one clearly different prologue for the player.
How Street child you wake up on the harsh streets of Night City among drug dealers and other criminals. Clashes with the police are also part of it, but the street remains together as a “family”.
For him Nomadic-Start begins V’s life outside of Night City in Badlands. However, an incident involving the family leads V to the unknown city.
Who as Corpo begins, he finds himself a lofty animal among shady businessmen and corrupt authorities. However, the fall from these high circles is profound.
Depending on the decision for a path in life, not only does the beginning of the game change, Vs Origin also has advantages and disadvantages as it progresses and breaks new ground, while others remain closed.
Cyberpunk 2077 will be available on November 19, 2077 for PC, PS4 and Xbox One with a free update for PS5 and Xbox Series X owners (as soon as they come out).