An advert for Cyberpunk 2077 for the Sony PlayStation in the gaming section of a shop in Tokyo on December 18 as Sony announced the pulling of the much-hyped game from PlayStation stores around the world due to complaints over bugs. Photo: AFP An advert for Cyberpunk 2077 for the Sony PlayStation in the gaming section of a shop in Tokyo on December 18 as Sony announced the pulling of the much-hyped game from PlayStation stores around the world due to complaints over bugs. Photo: AFP
An advert for Cyberpunk 2077 for the Sony PlayStation in the gaming section of a shop in Tokyo on December 18 as Sony announced the pulling of the much-hyped game from PlayStation stores around the world due to complaints over bugs. Photo: AFP

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Cyberpunk 2077 shows why games industry needs a big change

  • Botched release of the year’s hottest game highlights the industry’s tactic of releasing games in an unfinished state
  • Updates that would place the game in a desirable state, especially on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, are potentially months away

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An advert for Cyberpunk 2077 for the Sony PlayStation in the gaming section of a shop in Tokyo on December 18 as Sony announced the pulling of the much-hyped game from PlayStation stores around the world due to complaints over bugs. Photo: AFP An advert for Cyberpunk 2077 for the Sony PlayStation in the gaming section of a shop in Tokyo on December 18 as Sony announced the pulling of the much-hyped game from PlayStation stores around the world due to complaints over bugs. Photo: AFP
An advert for Cyberpunk 2077 for the Sony PlayStation in the gaming section of a shop in Tokyo on December 18 as Sony announced the pulling of the much-hyped game from PlayStation stores around the world due to complaints over bugs. Photo: AFP
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