Cyberpunk 2077 has been faraway from Sony’s PlayStation retailer, and gamers can be provided refunds for the sport if desired. The yr’s most hotly anticipated online game launched simply over per week in the past, however has been suffering from reviews of bugs and efficiency points, particularly on past-generation console variations. CD Projekt Crimson, the corporate behind Cyberpunk, introduced final week that they might be providing refunds to dissatisfied clients, however reviews urged followers had struggled to acquire refunds from the PSN (PlayStation Community) retailer. As a matter of coverage, Sony doesn’t challenge refunds for video games except they qualify as “defective”.
On its web site, Sony Interactive Leisure wrote: “SIE strives to make sure a excessive degree of buyer satisfaction, due to this fact we are going to start to supply a full refund for all players who’ve bought Cyberpunk 2077 through PlayStation Retailer. SIE may also be eradicating Cyberpunk 2077 from PlayStation Retailer till additional discover.” The board of CD Projekt Crimson has additionally posted an announcement in regards to the choice, writing: “All copies of the sport beforehand bought digitally on PlayStation Retailer stay obtainable to be used by their respective patrons. Avid gamers can nonetheless purchase bodily variations of the sport in retail and mail order shops.”
CD Projekt confirmed that present Cyberpunk gamers on PlayStation console will “proceed to obtain help and updates”. The Polish studio outlined its plans for performance-improving updates on PS4 and Xbox One consoles final week, revealing that two massive patches in January and February will go a way in direction of fixing probably the most egregious bugs and points. The choice to drag the sport from the PSN retailer is unprecedented on this planet of gaming for a launch of this magnitude. The transfer is extensively anticipated to be momentary.
Early opinions for the sport, together with a four-star write-up in The Impartial, had been primarily based on the PC model of the sport, which runs significantly smoother than the console variations. The worst bothered variations had been these on “base” PS4 and Xbox One, with the PS5 and Xbox Collection X releases faring significantly higher.