CD Projekt has said that it received many complaints about the length of the story in The Witcher 3, which is why they made it shorter in Cyberpunk 2077.

Cyberpunk 2077 will have a shorter story than what CD Projekt implemented in The Witcher 3, confirm from the Polish study. One of the game’s mission designers explained that the developer received numerous complaints about the duration of The Witcher 3, so looking at the data, many players were not even close to finishing it.

Cyberpunk 2077’s main story is slightly shorter than The Witcher 3“, it affirmed Patrick Mills, one of the mission designers during a panel with streamer CohhCarnage after Night City Wire Episode 3 from yesterday. “We got a lot of complaints because The Witcher 3 had too long a story.”

For that reason, from CD Projekt They decided that this time it would be shorter; for that and because, apparently, not many managed to finish the third part starring Geralt de Rivia. “Looking at the metrics we see a tremendous number of players who played the title for a long time but never managed to finish it.”

According to How Long to Beat, a portal that collects game duration data, the story of the witcher 3 you can just wear some 32.5 hours, while at a slower pace and with extras raises it to 291 hours; at home to complete everything we would be talking about between 116 to 469 hours, according to the players who have helped this.

Watch out, because shorter does not mean simpler, since many know the deep role system that CD Projekt implements in games like the aforementioned The Witcher 3In addition, Cyberpunk 2077 will have more DLC and it is not a simple shooter: it is a deeper RPG than The Witcher 3.

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Source: PCGamesN