During the special event Cyberpunk 2077CD Projekt RED has announced that the patch 1.6 Coming today to all platforms where it’s available: In addition to the usual improvements and bug fixes, this free update also includes bonus content inspired by Cyberpunk: Edgerunners, an anime series that will premiere on Netflix on September 13. The update is available for free on PS5, Xbox Series X/S, PC, PS4 and Xbox One, with the last big patch that last generation consoles will receive (which will be updated with minor corrections and bug fixes).
New free content for Cyberpunk 2077
Among the new content inspired by the series, one of the most outstanding is the jacket of David Martínez, star of Cyberpunk: Edgerunners. Of course, from CD Projekt RED they clarify that we will not see this character in the game, although we can expect more references to the anime. There are more objects inspired by this Netflix production, including a new shotgun, among other things. You can see the list with all the new content in the official patch notes.
In addition to that content, Update 1.6 also brings new gameplay features: the coveted transmutation of garments that allows us to change our clothes without losing attributes, as well as cross progress, a new graphic mode specific to Xbox Series S and the ability to change body and face at any time. Finally, a new arcade minigame called ‘Roach Race’ which refers to the saga The Witchersince Roach is the name of Sardinilla, Geralt of Rivia’s horse, in English.
The first great expansion of Cyberpunk 2077 arrive in 2023
Leaving this free bonus content aside, the highlight of today’s event was the announcement of Cyberpunk 2077: Phantom Libertythe first DLC of the futuristic role-playing game that will be released in 2023 only for next generation consoles, computers and Stadia (as well as the big patches, last generation consoles will not receive the expansion). This new episode will introduce a new cast of characters, although Keanu Reeves has been confirmed to reprise his role as Johnny Silverhand.