05 Dec 2020 2:40 PM +00:00

Cyberpunk 2077: Hideo Kojima Making A Cameo Appearance

Cyberpunk 2077 will launch in less than one week, after over 8 years of development.

The game features notable cameos from the likes of Keanu Reeves, but a player has noticed another entertainment legend in the game too.

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Release Date

Cyberpunk 2077 is just one week away now.

Soon fans will be able to play the latest entry from CD Projekt Red.

The game was originally scheduled to launch back on November 19th, but was pushed back 21 days to allow the developers to iron out some kinks.

It will now release on December 10th.

READ MORE: Cyberpunk 2077: No Ray Tracing on AMD Graphics Card at Launch

Platforms

Cyberpunk 2077 will be available at launch on:

  • PC via GOG, Epic Games Store, and Steam
  • PlayStation 4
  • Xbox One
  • Google Stadia
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What About PS5 & Xbox Series X|S?

CD Projekt Red have confirmed that the game will be coming to both the PS5 and Xbox Series X|S.

However, this won't be at launch and will instead be released hopefully sometime in 2021.

After 8 years of development, players will soon be able to explore Night City.
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After 8 years of development, players will soon be able to explore Night City.

The good news is, due to both consoles' backwards compatibility, Cyberpunk 2077 will be playable on both next gen consoles at launch.

But, players will be using the PS4/Xbox One version of the game, meaning they won't get any of the improved graphics, ray tracing etc.

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Will I Need To Buy The Game Again?

It has been confirmed that owners of the PS4 and Xbox One version of the game will be able to upgrade to the next gen version for free when it is released.

CD Projekt Red confirmed on Twitter that "a later upgrade to Cyberpunk 2077, taking full advantage of the next-gen hardware, will be available for free."

Hideo Kojima Makes An Appearance

Earlier this year CD Projekt Red created a mock-up of what, the Metal Gear Solid creator, Hideo Kojima would look like in Cyberpunk 2077.

Well, it turns out it may not have just been a mock-up, because he has been found in game.

CAMEO: Earlier this year CD Projekt Red made a mock-up of Kojima in Cyberpunk 2077.
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CAMEO: Earlier this year CD Projekt Red made a mock-up of Kojima in Cyberpunk 2077.

Reddit user, AxePirate, uploaded a video which shows Kojima in-game, sitting on a couch talking to a couple of women.

This confirms that Kojima is indeed making a cameo in the game.

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