Cyberpunk 2077 developer CD Projekt Red has entered negotiations to settle a class-action lawsuit over the sport’s bungled launch.
There are nonetheless a variety of excellent questions on any potential settlement, according to court documents, together with all class certification necessities, the proposed allocation plan for the settlement fund, and the way the settlement shall be administered. In different phrases, it’s undecided precisely who shall be eligible for something awarded in a settlement or how a lot these eligible events might obtain.
The plaintiffs within the case should subsequent file a preliminary approval of the settlement or an replace on its standing by January thirteenth, 2022. 4 lawsuits in opposition to the corporate have been compiled into one in May.
At launch (which was nearly precisely one yr in the past), Cyberpunk 2077 had many glitches and ran quite poorly on older consoles. Issues have been so dangerous that Sony pulled the sport from the PlayStation Retailer within a week. CDPR has spent a lot of the yr since making an attempt to sort things up with hotfixes and updates, and the sport finally returned to the PlayStation Retailer after more than six months. The studio additionally pushed a deliberate replace optimizing Cyberpunk 2077 for next-gen consoles into 2022.