Cyberpunk 2077 has been breaking records all over the place. Just within the game’s 24 hours, CD Projekt Red had announced that the game has sold over eight million copies across the world. But, the news get’s better for the developers behind The Witcher 3, as CD Projekt Red has also announced that they have made back the development costs for Cyberpunk 2077. The company has revealed that they have not only made back its development costs, but they have also made back their marketing costs as well.
The update comes from CD Projekt Red’s official website and reads as follows:
The Management Board of CD PROJEKT S.A. with a registered office in Warsaw (hereinafter referred to as “the Company”) hereby announces that the estimated licensing royalties receivable by the Company in association with pre-order sales of Cyberpunk 2077 across all of its digital distribution channels have exceeded the sum of the following:
– total development expenditures related to the game, and
– the game’s marketing and promotional costs borne by the Company – either already incurred or anticipated for the remainder of 2020.
The Management Board has decided to disclose the above information in the form of a current report due to its potential impact on investment-related decisions.
Cyberpunk 2077 is currently available on PS4, Xbox One, and PC, with next-gen versions arriving in 2021.