CD Projekt Red anticipates acquisitions and postpones Cyberpunk patch


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CD Projekt Red wants to continue to develop. In an interview with a Polish newspaper RzeczpospolitaAdam Kiciński, CEO of CD Projekt Red, explained that recent growth efforts are part of a long-term strategy for the studio.

“As a member of strategy update, we have announced more activity in the area of ​​mergers and acquisitions (mergers and acquisitions), which we have confirmed in recent months with two transactions, ”said KiciÅ„ski. “Both fit perfectly into our development plans – the Vancouver team joins CD Projekt Red, while The Molasses Flood studio is working on a [unannounced] game that is part of one of our franchises.

To the question “will there be other acquisitions,” Kiciński replied, “We do not rule out other transactions of this type in the future. The objective of our acquisitions is to strengthen the development teams and obtain additional support in the implementation of our strategy.

KiciÅ„ski then explained what they are looking for in future acquisitions. “We are more interested in experience and skills, and we attach great importance that a given team fits into the culture of our group. “

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Next Cyberpunk 2077 update moved to Q1 2022

At the end of last year, CD Projekt Red released its first unrelated Witcher property with disappointing results. Plagued by bugs and technical glitches, Cyberpunk 2077 and CDPR have been somewhat beaten by the press and their fans. Today, more than a year later, KiciÅ„ski comments “The premiere taught us a lot. It gave us a boost and motivated us to make changes that will allow us to perform better in the future. “

“This year we will not be releasing any more updates to the game,” KiciÅ„ski said. “We are working intensively on the version of the latest generation of consoles, which will be released in the first quarter of 2022 with a major update – Patch 1.5.”

“The decision to postpone the next-gen version of ‘Cyberpunk’ was difficult,” KiciÅ„ski continues. “But we are convinced that it was right, especially since it was clearly the result of the recommendation of our development team. The quality was as high as possible.

Playstation 5 and Series X | S owners will have to wait a few more months for an update. The patch for the latest generation of consoles is now expected in Q1 2022.

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