Phantom Liberty could also be CD Projekt RED’s solely enlargement for Cyberpunk 2077, nevertheless it’s full of issues to do, from new aspect missions to actions like Courier Missions. Nevertheless, the story stands out as the most intriguing half, because the latest gameplay trailer confirmed. A brand new deep dive sees narrative director Igor Sarzyński and senior communication supervisor Paweł Burza talk about the varied characters.
In the beginning is Rosalind Myers, President of the NUSA, who crashes in Dogtown and tries to outlive. As a former Marine, she’s succesful however can’t tackle all of Dogtown. V helps out, however she’s additionally very logical and has a human facet (with feelings generally taking on). Solomon Reed, performed by Idris Elba, is without doubt one of the three most essential characters, together with V and Songbird.
He’s described because the sort of man you ship to vary a authorities out of the country, and nobody ever finds out. A grasp spy for the NUSA, he grew to become a sleeper agent seven years prior. He’s now reactivated and dealing with V on a mission in Dogtown, although issues gained’t be very easy. Although he’s tremendous loyal to his nation, that may conflict together with his dedication to these round him and his rules. Generally his loyalties pull him in several instructions, which V may have an effect on.
Lastly, there’s Songbird, who feels considerably much like V. Sarzyński remarks that she might have been the road punk whereas V labored for the NUSA in one other universe. She’s like a mirror to V and the gamers, offering a brand new perspective on V’s motivations, actions and objectives. Within the numerous playtests the developer had accomplished, she’s thought-about divisive – some favored her, and others didn’t – and whereas she will be seen as serving to, generally that is probably not the case.
CD Projekt RED went with a spy thriller strategy with the enlargement to include totally different locations and fantasies. It tried to attract inspiration from the true world, particularly books, interviews and actual operations, to offer a grounded base. Nevertheless, some “spice” of the 80s and 90s motion motion pictures has additionally been added.
Additionally, a be aware on the large machine that attacked V and Myers – that’s a Militech Chimera, left behind over the past Company Battle. It’s armed with every kind of weapons and might trigger complete mayhem. Nevertheless, it could or is probably not an impediment for gamers.
Cyberpunk 2077: Phantom Liberty is out on September twenty sixth for Xbox Collection X/S, PS5 and PC, and prices $29.99. Keep tuned for extra particulars within the meantime.