Cyberpunk 2077 gets next-gen patch
Game is now officially out for Xbox Series X|S and PS5
CD PROJEKT RED have announced that Cyberpunk 2077 got a major Patch 1.5 Next-Generation Update today, making the game optimized for current consoles.
The update adds ray tracing features and 4K with dynamic scaling on Xbox Series X and PlayStation 5, faster loading times, and a variety of other visual and technical improvements. On PlayStation 5, the game will additionally utilize the DualSense controller’s adaptive triggers and haptic feedback functionalities.
Players wishing to try out the game before purchase can do so courtesy of a free, time-limited next-gen trial available on Xbox Series X|S and PlayStation 5. The trial will be available for 30 days, until March 15th, 5 PM CET, and will allow players the option of continuing their adventure after purchase. Similarly, those who started on Xbox One and PlayStation 4 will be able to transfer their saved game states to the respective next-gen version.
The new update also promises changes and improvements across all versions of Cyberpunk 2077. These range from further performance and stability optimizations, to tweaks to gameplay and economy, the open world of the game, map usage, along with new interactions for relationships and an overhauled Fixer system. Furthermore, new pieces of free additional content have also been introduced, including rentable apartments, new gear, character customization options, and more.
Cyberpunk 2077 made its debut in late 2020 on PC, Xbox One, and PS4.