CD Projekt Purple simply posted a brand new firm file for yearly gross sales and income in 2020, and it was all all the way down to Cyberpunk 2077. Regardless of the sport’s extremely tough launch, the open world RPG bought extraordinarily properly — principally off the again of an enormous advertising marketing campaign and sky-high hype constructing.
For context, income for 2020, with the assistance of Cyberpunk, was $562 billion. The corporate’s earlier file was set in 2015, producing $210 billion due to The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt. That is fairly the bounce.
It is also price noting that Cyberpunk 2077 launched proper on the finish of the 12 months (10th December) — which makes these figures even crazier. Compared, The Witcher three launched in the summertime of 2015, giving it an entire seven months to rack up revenue.
When you think about the present fame of Cyberpunk 2077, it appears loopy to assume that it made a lot cash — however that is what occurred, at the least at launch. Nevertheless, we do not but know the price of CD Projekt Purple providing refunds, in addition to the prices of continued improvement — improvement which has little doubt been stretched out past the studio’s preliminary plans.
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