On paper, Cyberpunk 2077 looks as if it may very well be a reasonably good match for VR performance. Nobody ought to get their hopes up for such a risk, nevertheless. Whereas CD Projekt RED as soon as gave digital actuality the previous faculty attempt, one studio lead doesn’t suppose the know-how is “viable but.”
Throughout an interview with OnMSFT, John Mamais, head of the corporate’s Krakow studio, divulged that VR is one thing the staff as soon as thought of. In truth, CD Projekt RED even had entry to VR devkits, although Mamais didn’t specify which. Regardless, as a result of the platform itself stays “experimental and area of interest,” the studio sees no purpose to take a position time and assets into that type of venture.
When requested if the studio had thought of bringing Cyberpunk 2077 to VR platforms sooner or later, Mamais replied,
We tried. We have been fascinated with VR, however we’re not doing something with VR. We received the VR dev kits, however… Some issues would work in VR, however, I feel, it’s not likely viable but. You’re not making some huge cash in VR but. It’s very experimental and area of interest. I want to. I like VR, however we’re not doing something with it but.
Mamais’ assertion doesn’t outright rule out the likelihood, although it does seem as if the corporate has made up its thoughts in some respect. Ought to Cyberpunk 2077 ever obtain VR performance, although, it’s unlikely to occur within the close to future. In asserting the title’s latest delay, CD Projekt additionally famous the sport’s multiplayer suite will probably be postponed.
On this interview, Mamais additionally shared extra particulars concerning the title’s Avenue Tales. Most notably, he revealed the sport will function about 75 of those quests in complete, every of them uniquely designed.
Cyberpunk 2077 will come to the PS4, PC, and Xbox One platforms later this yr on September 17th.