CD Projekt Red confirmed on Friday that his game, Cyberpunk 2077will be backward compatible on launch on PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series when these next generation consoles are released later this year.
“We are happy to confirm that Cyberpunk 2077 will be backward compatible with both next-gen consoles! ” CD Projekt Red said on Twitter on the game’s official account. “Your PS4 copy of the game will work on PS5 on day one. Anyone who buys the game on Xbox One can play their copy on Xbox Series X if the console is started too! “
The developer continued: “A later upgrade to Cyberpunk 2077will take full advantage of next generation hardware and be available free of charge. “
Microsoft and Sony have not set a specific release date for their next-generation consoles and are only offering a window for the 2020 vacation.
Cyberpunk 2077 will be released on November 1
CD Projekt Red had previously committed to providing owners of the Xbox One version of a free Xbox Series X upgrade Cyberpunk 2077.
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