Because the debut of the Cyberpunk: Edgerunners anime, the participant depend for Cyberpunk 2077 has grown. As noticed by Eurogamer, the sport’s SteamDB web page exhibits there at the moment are 44, 235 gamers at time of writing, at present placing it forward of 2022 juggernaut Elden Ring. It is a important soar up from August’s participant depend of 16,400.
TV or movie variations for video video games have been on the rise as of late, and CD Projekt Purple has managed to reap the rewards of a great adaptation twice now. When the Henry Cavill-led Witcher collection premiered on Netflix, Steam’s participant depend for The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt surged to a brand new excessive it hadn’t seen since its 2015 launch.
Launched on Netflix earlier within the week, Cyberpunk Edgerunners was developed by Studio Set off (of Promare fame) and tells the story of David Martinez, a avenue child trying to make it large as a mercenary. Earlier within the month, CD Projekt chief monetary officer Piotr Nielubowicz known as the anime a significant a part of growing Cyberpunk as a franchise.
It most likely would not assist that Cyberpunk can be discounted proper now throughout all methods, and just lately put out an replace that includes content material associated to Edgerunners.
CDPR’s sci-fi RPG is not any stranger to a surge in gamers this 12 months; when the sport put out its replace for PlayStation 5 and Xbox Collection X|S, the previous console was stated to have gotten an enormous spike in gross sales and participant numbers.
With the sport now in a lot better form than it was in 2020, CDPR is specializing in including options unique to present gen, together with the “Phantom Liberty” story enlargement.