For Cyberpunk 2077, a forum user on "4chan" started a rumor about a "Samurai Edition". CD Projekt Red wants to implement a kind of soft launch for a new version with the next patch. 

Fans are now much more conciliatory with Cyberpunk 2077, the action role-playing game that moved between video game genius and total failure after its release. The time of massive review bombing is now over, fans are even giving out good ratings. For CD Projekt Red, the release of the next-gen version is on the program this year, at least according to the previously known plan.

The release of Cyberpunk 2077 for Playstation 5 and Xbox Series X|S not only marks a milestone for the game, but is also a chance for a fresh start for the developers. That's where the new rumor about the "Samurai Edition" comes from.

Cyberpunk 2077 soft relaunch?

Like a user* the "4chan" platform states that CD Projekt Red wants to treat Patch 1.5 as a "soft relaunch" of Cyberpunk 2077. The forum user expressly does not state a source for the Gerückt, he cannot say how he got the information. The new version is rumored to be called Samurai Edition, and CDPR is rumored to be doing a major live stream in February to reveal the patch, the anime-style cyberpunk series, and the first expansion.

The patch should contain numerous features, including a hairdresser, a garage, improved artificial intelligence, adjustments to the loot system, a new interface and a transmog system. There are also little things as well as four new weapons - the forum user pretends to know that.

The first expansion to Cyberpunk 2077 should play in Pacifica and be "pretty big". In a "battle zone" players should be able to wander around, where two new gangs are fighting each other: crazy psycho-clowns who call themselves "Bozos" and the brutal group "Slaughterhose". Roaming around the combat zone should feel like it did in the action shooter Stalker.

And: According to the rumor, another expansion for Cyberpunk 2077 should already be in development.

In addition, Cyberpunk should get its own "Gwent Minigame". For the anime series called Cyberpunk 2077: Edgerunner, the user provides information that is already known.

The forum users are skeptical, but still find the "information" interesting. How much of the information is ultimately true is unknown. CD Projekt Red has not yet made an official announcement about the next-gen patch or even a new edition of Cyberpunk 2077. So fans will have to be patient. According to previous plans, the version for the power consoles should appear this year.

In any case, 2022 could be a good one for fans of the action role-playing game: In addition to the hoped-for further development of the video game and the animation series, the crowdfunding start is one of them Board game about Cyberpunk 2077 by CMON planned.


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