Don’t expect Cyberpunk 2077’s uber-detailed conversations to immediately set a new standard for RPGs

Cyberpunk 2077‘s very detailed and immersive conversation mechanics are one of the game’s biggest strengths, but don’t expect them to immediately become industry standard going forwards.

We all love being able to take a break from exploring Night City to relax or have a natter with a friend, something the latest update CD Projekt has delivered has only made easier – thanks to its metro system and romance hangouts. That said, as outlined by a couple of developers, we might not see too many other studios be able to deliver something similar in the near future.

In response to one Twitter user suggesting: “If there’s one thing RPGs in the future should copy from Cyberpunk 2077, it’s the amount of detail put into the conversations”, a number of developers have noted that this might not be feasible for a lot of studios due to what’s required to bring such a system to life.

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