CD Project when announcing his financial results for the first half of this year and during a conference call with shareholders, he revealed interesting information.
Revenues of the CD Project increased by 29% year-on-year to PLN 470 million. However, net profit decreased by 28% year-on-year to PLN 105 million. This is due to the costs associated with the updates Cyberpunk 2077.
This cyberpunk action adventure is the most important project of the Polish studio, the developers are determined to improve the quality of the game. They want to give players what they have promised all along and regain their trust. At the end of this journey, Cyberpunk 2077 should reach its full potential and become a long-term successful title. Recently, the CD Project hired modders to help.
Despite that, we are did not learn of Cyberpunk 2077 sales, no numbers have been published. Most recently in April, the company boasted that by the end of 2020, 13.7 million copies had been sold.
CD Projekt believes in its latest game. This is evidenced by the information that 150 developers are busy working on the first expansionwhile almost 70 others are concentrating on other projects. These include as yet unannounced AAA games.
Another part of the employees is dedicated next-gen versions for Sorcerer 3 a Cyberpunk 2077. The company wants to release them in the coming months. The goal is the end of this year. Soon we should know the exact dates, even if the company admits that there may be a delay in Cyberpunk 2077. It’s a bit better with Sorcerer 3, the external Saber Interactive works on it. Players can now play both games on PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X / S only for backward compatibility.
“The goal is to release a next-gen version of Cyberpunk 2077 later this year,” said Michał Nowakowski, vice president of CD Business Development Project. “Given the experience we have gained over the past year, and given that this project is still evolving, we cannot say with full certainty that the timetable will not change.”
The Enchanter 3 promises a visual upgrade, all expansions and extra items inspired by the Sorcerer’s Sorcerer series. Haptic feedback and adaptive triggers of the DualSense drivers on the PS5 are also expected. Cyberpunk 2077 should offer the same.
Adam Kiciński, CEO of the CD Project, recalled the acquisition of the Vancouver studio Digital Scape, with which the Polish company has been cooperating since 2018.