CD Projekt RED’s Cyberpunk 2077 is shaping up to be one of the most ambitious games on the horizon, topping even the massive scope of the critically-acclaimed The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt. Those wanting to get even more out of the game will be glad to know that a book detailing the game’s world is in the works, called The World of Cyberpunk 2077.
Amazon recently updated the book’s product page, revealing lots of new information. The following is the official description:
“An insightful, captivatingly designed, full-color hardcover that transports readers to the futuristic megalopolis of Night City–the epicenter of the vibrant new action-RPG from CD Projekt Red.
Step into the year 2077, a world dotted with dystopian metropoles where violence, oppression, and cyberware implants aren’t just common–they’re necessary tools to get ahead. Delve into incisive lore to discover how the economic decline of the United States created a crippling dependence on devious corporations and birthed the Free State of California. Explore the various districts, gangs, and history of Night City. Learn all there is to know about the technology of tomorrow and research the cybernetics, weapons, and vehicles of Cyberpunk 2077.
Dark Horse Books and CD Projekt Red present The World of Cyberpunk 2077–an extensive examination of the rich lore of Cyberpunk 2077. This intricately assembled tome contains everything you need to know about the history, characters, and world of the long-awaited follow-up from the creators of The Witcher video game series.”
While the official Amazon release date currently has a placeholder date of December 31, 2019, a note in the product description reveals that it will actually release on April 21st, 2020. There will be a hardcover and Kindle version of the book, with the former costing $35.99 and the latter costing $19.99. You can check out the cover art below.