Almost three years after its release, Cyberpunk 2077 will feature its first content expansion
It’s taken longer than some fans would have liked, but during a special episode of Night City Wire, the CD Projekt RED team has unveiled Cyberpunk 2077: Phantom Liberty. It’s about the first story expansion of the open world RPG from the creators of The Witcher and will arrive in 2023.
As the Polish team had already announced last week, a new episode of the Night City Wire streaming program was held this afternoon, where CD Projekt reviewed the past, present and future of Cyberpunk 2077. From the recent update for new generation consoles and bug fixes, to future news, adjustments and content, Cyberpunk 2077: Phantom Liberty being the most important of them.
This is the first opportunity for players to extend the story of Cyberpunk 2077 and meet new stories and characters since its premiere in 2020. It has been presented with a brief teaser trailer where part of the plot that will be developed in this expansion when it arrives in 2023 for PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X|S, PC and Stadia consoles. Unfortunately it does not reach consoles of the last generation.
“I, V, do solemnly swear that I will faithfully serve the new united states of america“With this message and the appearance of an enigmatic woman, CD Projekt RED presents the plot of an expansion that introduces for the first time the nation’s own government, an agent until now not present in the criminal day-to-day life of Night City during the course of the game. game where the great protagonists were the mega-corporations and gangs that run the city.
At the moment not much is known about what we can expect from this expansion beyond that it will take place in a new district of Night City and will once again feature Keanu Reeves in his role as Johnny Silverhand, the rock legend and activist of this cyberpunk universe.
New Cyberpunk Content Update: Edrunners
The thing does not end there, since in this Night City Wire program, apart from the final trailer of the series anime Cyberpunk: Edrunners Premiering on Netflix on September 13, the Polish team has announced a new content update for Cyberpunk 2077 inspired by the series. This update will feature anime content such as the protagonist’s jacket and weaponamong other things.