In a recent interview with CD Projekt RED level designer Max Pears, he revealed an interesting detail about Keannu Reeves’ role in upcoming video game Cyberpunk 2077.
Cyberpunk 2077 players
can’t have Keanu
Pears revealed to
the crowd at the recent event Tokyo Game Show 2019 that Keanu plays in the
game, Johnny Silverhands will not be a potential romantic option. Despite his
constant appearance in the game, as advertised, Pears clarified he cannot be
romanced at all.
“Keanu plays a
crucial role in the game, but as for the option to romance him, I don’t believe
you can,” said Pears.
Tons of fans were a
bit dismayed of this statement, but it does make sense. Some of those who agree
that he cannot be romanced stated that he is just a chip in V’s head, so there
is no way it can be done. Others argue that it should have been an option at
least. Maybe they want to satisfy their fantasy of loving Keanu Reeves, even if
it was just an in-game character.
Full nude sex
scenes will be present
If it is not a
consolation for the fans, CD Projekt RED will continue the tradition that some
of their games have: fully nude sex scenes. Even though they did say that
gender options were dropped, the character’s genitals will still be determined
by the body type the players choose.
that players can have a male or female voice for the body they choose, but body
type will still determine the genitals.
Aside from this
reveal, the level designer said that customization will be a big part of the
game. He said that it is important that their players can customize all they
want and match it with how they feel in the game. It is also part of the lore
The game will
launch on PlayStation 4. It will be available on April 16, 2020.