This emerges from a new analysis of the website for video game statistics GitHypThis shows that the game’s player base has dropped from its peak of over 1 million concurrent players to 225,000 players per day on Steam. In comparison, the last release of CD Projekt RED, The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, retained more than half of its player base a month after launching in May 2015.
However, the report also states that the 79 percent decrease is typical of most single-player games, which usually lose the same percentage or more of the player base, while open-world games are usually an exception. GitHyp also noted that CDPR has a “proven track record of correcting its games on PC after launch”. This is one of the reasons why the game “still gets a positive average score on Steam”.
Over despite the controversy Cyberpunk 2077 and the loss of its player base has continued to sell the game well on Steam. According to PCGamesNAs of the week ending November 22nd, the game has been the best-selling game on Steam.
CDPR had previously said so More than 13 million copies have been sold Cyberpunk 2077Even with refund requests on all platforms. Around 8 million copies are said to come from pre-orders alone. according to an earlier report.
CDPR is currently before a class action lawsuit over Cyberpunk 2077Buggy start. On December 24, Manhattan-based law firm Rosen filed a lawsuit against the developer “on behalf of any person or entity that purchased or otherwise acquired CD Projekt Red publicly traded securities.”