The 1.2 patch update for Cyberpunk 2077 is now out for Xbox consoles and PC, Stadia too

Cyberpunk 2077
Cyberpunk 2077 (Image credit: CD Projekt S.A.)

Update, March 30, 2021 (9:55 a.m. CT): After a day's delay, CDPR has also released the 1.2 patch update for Cyberpunk 2077 to Google Stadia.

What you need to know

  • The 1.2 patch update is the largest batch of fixes yet for Cyberpunk 2077, CD Projekt RED's sci-fi RPG.
  • CDPR recently released the changelog detailing the numerous improvements coming in the 1.2 patch update.
  • Now, the 1.2 patch update is finally releasing for Cyberpunk 2077, at least for Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, PlayStation, and PC.
  • Google Stadia players will have to wait until later this week to receive the 1.2 patch update for Cyberpunk 2077.

Cyberpunk 2077 is a great game, but is undeniably flawed (especially on consoles). The latest update aiming to resolve these issues is the 1.2 patch update, which CD Projekt RED has been working on for months now. After lots of waiting, the 1.2 patch update for Cyberpunk 2077 is finally here. At least, it is for PC and consoles.

Cyberpunk 2077 players on PC, Xbox Series X, Xbox Series S, Xbox One, PS5, and PS4 can now go and install the 1.2 patch update for Cyberpunk 2077. Console players, especially, should notice a massive improvement in overall stability, performance, and reliability after installing the 1.2 patch update. If you want the full list of changes, you can check out the 1.2 patch update changelog for the breakdown.

Cyberpunk 2077 players on Google Stadia will have to wait a little bit longer to get the 1.2 patch update. CDPR promises the update will arrive sometime later this week.

The road to redemption for Cyberpunk 2077 still isn't finished, but hopefully this update will resolve the lion's share of problems that players have been facing in Night City. It's clear from looking at the changelog that this update is positively massive.

If it weren't for the plethora of bugs and issues, especially on base consoles, Cyberpunk 2077 certainly would've made it onto our list of best games for Xbox. If you're a fan of the world that CDPR has created in Cyberpunk 2077, consider something from our list of best merch, toys, and gifts for Cyberpunk 2077.

Update, March 30, 2021 (10:00 a.m. CT) — The 1.2 patch update is now available for Cyberpunk 2077 on Stadia

It took an extra day, but CDPR has now released the 1.2 patch update to Google Stadia on top of all the other platforms. There's even a handful of Stadia-specific bug fixes here, on top of the colossal number included in the patch. If you want to see the full list of changes, including those coming to only Stadia, you can check out the complete changelog for Cyberpunk 2077's 1.2 patch update.

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