Earlier this week, CD Projekt Red wowed its neighborhood by revealing the beforehand unseen gameplay footage for Cyberpunk 2077, making a big on-line buzz and getting people excited for what’s to come back. But it additionally helped out the parents at Twitch fairly a bit, giving them the most well-liked program on its service for the 12 months to this point.
Around half 1,000,000 viewers tuned in to look at the mysterious livestream. The whole rely of concurrent viewers for the 48-minute showcase (which, by the way, you may watch right here in addition to above) ended up being round 459,293 at its highest level, in accordance to those stats from GitHyp. The normal viewing viewers was round 290,000, which isn’t too shabby by Twitch requirements.
As a end result, CD Projekt Red additionally broke information, making this its hottest reveal. (And bear in mind that is additionally together with its content material from The Witcher III: Wild Hunt.) The report additional signifies that the sport has moved up in most-watched video games on the service to seventh place, with only some titles like League of Legends forward of it. It simply topped the likes of Warframe and Overwatch, two multiplayer video games which have grow to be mainstays for the service.
In addition, the official trailer for the sport over on YouTube has generated a formidable viewers as effectively, sitting at simply over 5.2 million views. While that’s not fairly as record-setting as, say, a Call of Duty or Battlefield reveal, it’s nonetheless a significant quantity for Cyberpunk, indicating that its recognition is simply as excessive because it’s ever been.
Numerous people have been re-watching the gameplay footage, as there seems to be a secret message hidden inside it. We’re nonetheless deciphering different issues as effectively, so when you haven’t gotten round to it but, now’s a great a time as any to take a seat down, seize some popcorn and benefit from the present.
Cyberpunk 2077 presently doesn’t have a launch date or confirmed platforms (we’re hoping for present and subsequent gen techniques, in addition to PC, to make the reduce), however we hope to have extra data down the highway.
(Hat tip to Video gamesIndustry International for the inside track!)