Publisher CD Projekt announced during a financial call on Thursday that the first expansion for Cyberpunk 2077 is currently in development and will be released in 2023.
Along with the announcement of continued support for the game and the upcoming launch of a spin-off from Gwent: The Witcher Card Gamethe company stated that it is working on the recently delayed next-gen version of The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt and the new untitled Witcher game will continue through 2022.
Cyberpunk 2077 launched to divided reception when the game came out in December 2020, with several reviews citing game-breaking glitches, bugs, and other issues affecting performance.
Developer CD Projekt Red has released patches for the past year intended to correct these aforementioned issues, with little in the way of extensive new content except for additional buyable apartments, weapons, and UI fixes. This new, currently untitled expansion represents the first full content for Cyberpunk 2077 since the game’s release.
Polygon recently released the next-gen version of . reassessed Cyberpunk 2077 after the release of the game 1.5 update. In the review, Cameron Kunzelman stated that: Cyberpunk 2077″is a pretty good game right now,” with the basic ideas behind the game being “good enough to pass the time, but not enough to be really great, or even a substantive take on the genre the game clings to.”