A brand new report paints builders as heated at their bosses as some customers.
For a sport lastly releasing after being puffed up for a whole console technology and promoting in addition to it did, one would suppose it’d be nothing however victory laps, however that hasn’t been the case for Cyberpunk 2077. Whereas these taking part in on good PCs and subsequent gen consoles have been fantastic, comparatively talking, these on earlier gen machines have discovered nothing however hassle. It’s kicked off fairly the motion for refunds, with CD Projekt themselves making an attempt to plug the holes by providing refunds, and Sony has delisted the sport totally from PSN. It’s been an unbelievable saga, the likes of which we’ve by no means seen, and it’s apparently not simply customers heated at CD Projekt RED.
In a brand new report from Bloomberg’s Jason Schreier, he paints the builders of the title in one thing of a revolt. At a board assembly, it’s alleged that workers fired off offended, tense and blunt questions and feedback towards administration. One worker is quoted as asking why administration noticed match to say the sport was “full and playable” in January of this yr when that clearly was not the case. Ultimately, it appears the overall consensus was that the sport wanted extra growth time and the deadlines set had been unrealistic.
Now we have to deal with this as rumor as a result of nature of the reporting, however Schreier is, after all, one of the crucial famend names in video games reporting and has been one of the crucial constant reporters on the studio and its situations. It additionally doesn’t take a lot want for religion to see that clearly one thing didn’t go nicely with the sport’s growth, and there has even been a monetary blowback when inventory in CD Projekt dropped quickly and seeming to value its founders some huge cash within the course of. The story is an ongoing, growing one, and we’ll maintain you up to date because it progresses.