08 Apr 2021 8:26 AM +00:00

Cyberpunk 2077: The Most Expensive Game Ever Made?

Fans have been patiently waiting for the arrival of Cyberpunk 2077.

You can find out everything you need to know about CD Projekt Red's next venture here!

Many may be surprised to know the title could be the most expensive game made to date.

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Here's what we know!

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Is Cyberpunk 2077 The Most Expensive Game Ever Made?

An analyst believes that Cyberpunk 2077 will become the most costly game created.

The development cost is estimated to have reached $314 million.

It's actually been in development for over five years! You can read more about that here.

The analyst comes from Polish brokerage firm DIMBOSS.

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If estimations are correct Cyberpunk 2077 will have costed more to develop than GTA V.

Rockstar ended up spending $265 million in development and marketing for GTA V.

Comparing the marketing budget for this title and The Witcher 3 Hild Hunt, CD Projekt Red's last big title, the budget is four times larger.

Ads for Cyberpunk can even be seen in New York's Times Square, costing at least $2.5 million.

According to the analysts, the cost of production and marketing should be covered for games sales.

The title is predicted to sell at least 21 million copies by the end of next year, then 34 million a year after release.

Fingers crossed CD Projekt Red see success for the game and the cost was worth it!