Cyberpunk: Edgerunners will not have a second season

The fans of ”Cyberpunk: Edgerunners” who expected a continuation of the anime perhaps they would be disappointed, because a head of the developer CD Projekt Red confirmed that there are no plans to continue the story of the anime from Netflix based on the game ”Cyberpunk 2077”. In an interview, the community manager satoru homna He assured that the work team saw the anime as a short-form series.

However, CD Projekt Red has plans to create more anime of its video game in the future. “I would personally like to continue working with Japanese studios to produce more anime in the future, in part because we have received such good feedback,” said Honma.

“However, just to be clear, Cyberpunk: Edgerunners was planned as a standalone work, so there’s no such thing as ‘we’re working on season 2 in the background,'” he continued.

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”Cyberpunk: Edgerunners” was a huge success for Netflix, ranking in its top ten most-watched shows globally for a month after its release. Furthermore, his level of popularity sparked a massive resurgence in “Cyberpunk 2077″ gamers. Shortly after ”Edgerunners” came out, ”Cyberpunk 2077” broke the record for ”The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt” of most concurrent players on Steam.

Gamers’ return to the game gained significant attention as “Cyberpunk 2077” was considered one of the worst releases of all time, with the game featuring a large number of bugs and performance issues that made it impossible to play. play it.

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Even with this, “Cyberpunk: Edgerunners” did justice to the video game and the RPG tabletop game on which it is based, exploring elements of Night City, the fictional world created for the games, where there are all kinds of accessories that people they can add to their bodies to improve and gain abilities.

The anime added a new role called Edgerunners, people who are a cross between nomads, netrunners, and mercenaries. In the series, protagonist David Martinez serves as the Edgerunner for a team of thugs led by Maine. The end of the series left many with doubts if a continuation was really needed, because the story perfectly closed its main story.

The ten episodes of “Cyberpunk: Edgerunners” are available in the Netflix catalog.

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