Cyberpunk 2077 is one of the most anticipated games of all time, and – in keeping with the tradition of its marketing – its release hasn’t been entirely smooth with recent controversies such as an epilepsy charity calling for an urgent update. While controversies about its review restrictions and other factors are disappointing, lots of people are still excited and thus asking: when can I play Cyberpunk 2077? Here you’ll discover when you can play Cyberpunk 2077 on Steam, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, and Series X by knowing the release time for all platforms.
Although there has been a lot of understandable frustration and anger caused by review codes not being provided for consoles, CD Projekt RED has assured fans that Cyberpunk 2077 is a different game on consoles after patches. They obviously mean ‘different’ for the better, so here’s hoping console gamers and even PC don’t have to endure an experience plagued with all the bugs that reviewers encountered.
But, away from reviews, bugs, and patches, below you’ll discover when you can play Cyberpunk 2077 on Steam, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, and Series X by knowing its release time.
Is there an early access release for Cyberpunk 2077?
There is no early access release for Cyberpunk 2077.
However, while there’s no early access release, users on PC in certain regions will get to play Cyberpunk 2077 slightly earlier than console gamers by having it unlocked on December 9th.
If you attempt to play the game before its official release times, Johnny Silverhand tells you to go away by saying, “go back to sleep Samurai”.
While this is both neat and frustrating for all of us who want to play the game right now, the good news is that its launch hours aren’t too far away.
What time does Cyberpunk 2077 come out?
The release time for when Cyberpunk 2077 will come out for you to play on Steam and PC is 16:00 PT and 19:00 ET on December 9th.
In addition, Cyberpunk 2077 will also come out at the release time of 00:00 GMT on December 10th for you to play on Steam and other PC platforms.
As for PS4, PS5, Xbox One, and Series X, the game launches on December 10th at 00:00 in your region.
The above is why and how PC players get to play the game slightly earlier than console gamers in certain areas, but the time difference is nothing too big.
You can preload Cyberpunk 2077 now to play the second it launches.