Cyberpunk 2077 Will Allow Cross-Saves Across Console Generations
Cyberpunk 2077 will allow you to transfer saves between corresponding Xbox and PlayStation consoles if you choose to do so.
Cyberpunk 2077 is one of the first major games to release in the wake of the arrival of both the PS5 and Xbox Series X/S, and as such, many prospective players have wondered how the game will fare across console generations. Fortunately, if you’re looking to start a playthrough on last-gen devices and then later decide to make the jump to next-gen, CD Projekt Red has you in mind.
Revealed by the studio recently, it was divulged that cross-saves for Cyberpunk 2077 will be implemented across all compatible consoles. This means that if you were to start a playthrough of the game on PS4, for instance, you’ll then be able to transfer that save to PS5 and keep on playing. Both PlayStation and Xbox platforms will be implementing this feature.
Attention console players!
If you start playing #Cyberpunk2077 on PlayStation 4 or Xbox One, you will be able to continue playing it on a corresponding next-gen console. Here’s how the cross-saves will work:
— Cyberpunk 2077 (@CyberpunkGame) November 27, 2020
Considering this has been one of the key details that many have been concerned about with many cross-generation titles over the past month or so, it’s great to see that Cyberpunk 2077 will have this component baked in out of the gate. This is especially true considering lots of folks might end up getting a next-gen console for the holidays in the aftermath of Cyberpunk’s release. All in all, there are no downsides with this situation whatsoever.
Cyberpunk 2077 is finally going to release next week on December 10 for PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S, PC, and Stadia. Keep an eye out for our review on the game in the coming weeks.