Cyberpunk 2077 Lifepath Guide: Which Life Path Should You Choose?

CD Projekt Red's latest RPG, Cyberpunk 2077, is here.

While you're setting up your character, you'll be prompted to select one of three lifepaths – Corpo, Street Kid, or Nomad.

Essentially offering different introductory missions as well as feeding into dialogue choices later in the game, it can be tricky to pick which to go with.

Here's our rundown of each.

Cyberpunk 2077 Lifepath Guide: Which Life Path Should You Choose?

There are a total of three lifepaths you will have the choice of when you load up Cybperunk 2077.

These are essentially only important of the beginning of the game.

It is the starting location of the game, along with the mission you begin the game with.

No matter which one you choose, you will still end up at the same place when the opening mission is complete.

The three options are: 

  • Nomad
  • Street Kid
  • Corpo



This will begin your game in the Arasaka Tower; one of the coolest buildings within the game. 

A corporate high flyer, you'll start off in a world of industrial espionage.



Starting out with this lifepath will set you in the Badlands. 

Essentially this is the outskirts of the game, so you can expect some nice scenery if you choose this path.


Street Kid

Last but not least is the Street Kid lifepath. 

This one will actually start you in Night City itself; as you have grown up there all your life. 

This lifepath will introduce you to some of the gangs in Night City.


No matter the option you pick, you will still be at the same place when it is all said and done.

Be sure to let us know which lifepath you started the game with! 


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