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Cyberpunk 2077 gets launch date at E3 2019, features Keanu Reeves

What you need to know

  • Cyberpunk 2077 now has a release date of April 16, 2020.
  • The release date comes alongside a new trailer and word that Keanu Reeves will appear as a character in the game.
  • Cyberpunk 2077 is available to preorder now for $60 (opens in new tab).

Cyberpunk 2077 is probably one of the most anticipated games coming down the pike, thanks to the reputation of developer CD Projekt Red. At Microsoft's E3 2019 press conference today, CD Projekt Red debuted a new trailer along with a release date for the game: April 16, 2020.

The trailer gives us a look at a tense deal going down in Night City, which, ultimately, winds up going down a violent path. Throughout the trailer, we get a closer look at the futuristic world that Cyberpunk 2077 has in store for us, along with just some of the guns and augmented body parts you'll get to experiment with.

Cyberpunk 2077

Cyberpunk 2077

To top things off, John Wick fans will be excited to see that Keanu Reeves is also going to appear in the game in some capacity. The showcase ended with Reeves making an appearance and talking about how he got incolced with CD Projekt Red and Cyberpunk 2077.

Cyberpunk 2077 is available to preorder now for $60 (opens in new tab).

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1 Comment
  • Hopefully he's taken some acting lessons before this role. Even his stage appearance sounded disconnected.