CD PROJEKT RED, the creators of The Witcher series of games, issued a statement on Twitter today about actions taken by an unknown person or persons that obtained internal files relating to the upcoming game, Cyberpunk 2077.
In the statement, CD PROJEKT RED explained that the unknown person or persons had contacted them with a ransom for the files or else they would be published to the public. However, the development studio has explained that these files that were obtained are related to early designs for Cyberpunk 2077 and are no longer representative of the vision for the game. For those fans that are still excited for any news about the upcoming RPG, CD PROJEKT RED advises to only avoid news that doesn’t come from them.
Cyberpunk 2077 is the next RPG title from CD PROJEKT RED that is currently in development for an unknown collection of platforms and will release “when it’s ready“. The statement is still on CD PROJEKT RED’s Twitter here.