The new-gen editions of the games were originally scheduled to release this year, but in October the PS5 and Xbox Series X/S versions of both Cyberpunk 2077 and The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt were delayed to 2022, with the former due in the first quarter and the latter in the second quarter.
Reporting its quarterly financial results on Monday, CD Projekt said both releases “are on track to meet their target dates”.
Cyberpunk 2077 Gameplay Reveal — 48-minute walkthrough
The new version of Cyberpunk 2077 will be available as a standalone release and as a free next-gen upgrade for players who own the current-gen editions.
“The decision to postpone the next-gen version of Cyberpunk was a difficult one, but we are confident that it was the right one, especially since it was clearly recommended by our development team,” he said.
“We need the extra time to fine-tune the visuals and performance of the game to be as high quality as possible throughout the game.”