Cyberpunk 2077 patch notes: 5 biggest changes in the Edgerunners update

By | 09/09/2022

CD Projekt Red released Cyberpunk 2077 Patch 1.six on September 6th. It’s labeled “The Edgerunner Update” and introduces The Wardrobe feature, new side missions, new guns and bugfixes!

New Expansion announced

I want to start off with this fifty-fifty though information technology’due south not technically part of today’s update, of grade. On September 6th 2022 CD Projekt Reddish hosted a live stream and released several videos to announce this major new content update 1.6 and reveal the title of the upcoming Cyberpunk 2077 Expansion – Phantom Liberty.

The expansion will offering new story with new cast. Johnny Silverhand volition still remain at V’south side, of course. Keanu Reeves is going to return to voice the rebel rocker boy again.

The expansion is coming in 2023, but no further release appointment details are available at this moment. We will most probable see the Witcher 3 Next Gen update before this DLC. Data on pricing and pre-order availability for Phantom Liberty is also unavailable at this time.

Cyberpunk 2077 Update 1.6 Highlights

In this section I will show and tell you about some of the most interesting changes, new features and content added to the game with this update. Further below in the post yous can check out the full official patch notes if y’all want to.

The Wardrobe feature

In Update ane.v we got the ability to change V’due south appearance in-game. Patch ane.6 builds upon that feature by calculation the Wardrobe – a way for V to change their outfits without that having an upshot on stats and gameplay.

The Wardrobe offers vi outfit slots, which you tin can apply to create six split up outfits and switch between them whenever you wish to.


There are no requirements to access the Wardrobe, autonomously from the fact that it’south located in Five’s flat. You will need to play through the first few missions to unlock your kickoff apartment. After you volition exist able to unlock and buy additional apartments in Night Urban center.

I have an in-depth guide explaining how to access the Wardrobe and change your Outfits in Cyberpunk 2077. Take a look to learn more than almost this absurd new feature besides as notice out when, where and why it’due south of import, even if the game is in kickoff-person!

Roach Race mini game arcade machines

In Night City, and in some of V’s apartments, yous will exist able to play a new side-scroller mini game chosen “Roach Race”. The arcade machines are easily attainable in the Northside, Japantown and The Glen apartments, if you have them unlocked.

This mini game gives you command over Roach, Geralt’due south trusty steed from The Witcher. The gameplay is very elementary, but enjoyable. The leaderboards could potentially turn y’all into a Roach Race addict.


Roach Race is even available as a stand up-alone game for mobile devices. You can get it on your Android and/or Apple phone or tablet. Notation that the leaderboards there are separate from the mini game in Cyberpunk 2077.

I have a bang-up guide showing you lot how to access and play Roach Race. I’ve also shared some cool Roach easter eggs in Cyberpunk 2077. If you are a Witcher fan, you’ll surely relish what CD PRojekt Red has done for you lot in this patch!

New weapons bachelor in Night Urban center

Update i.half dozen introduces a whole lot of new guns and melee weapons for V to obtain and enjoy!

  • Kappa (Smart Pistol)
  • Senkoh Threescore (Tech Submachine Gun)
  • Hypercritical Iconic Precision Rifle (obtainable inGig: Concrete Cage Trap)
  • VST-37 (Power Shotgun)
  • MA70 HB (Power Low-cal Machine Gun)
  • Kyubi (Power Assault Rifle)
  • Neurotoxin Pocketknife (+ Iconic variant Blueish Fang)
  • Punknife (+ Iconic variant Headhunter)
  • Claw (Axe)
  • Razor (Machete)
  • Cutting-O-Matic (Chainsword)

I’ve got an in-depth guide to all new Weapons Locations in Cyberpunk 2077 Patch 1.half-dozen.

You may besides want to take a look at the giant Iconic and Legendary gear itemize I accept congenital with the help from the Cyberpunk 2077 community! You know, in example you lot accept missed an awesome gear slice or weapon that y’all’d want to play with…

New Gigs in Night Metropolis

If y’all are similar me and accept completed absolutely everything there is to complete, including 100% Cyberpunk 2077 Achievements, you will be happy to hear about the three new gigs introduced with one.half-dozen!

Hither are the brief details for these new gigs, and then yous’d know where to look for them on the map and who yous will become them from:

Concrete Cage Trap

  • Gig type: SOS: Merc Needed
  • Location: Watson, Kabuki
  • Logroller: Regina

Desperate Measures

  • Gig type: Thievery
  • Location: Santo Domingo, Arroyo
  • Logroller: El Capitan

Nasty Hangover

  • Gig blazon: Search and Recover
  • Location: Santo Domingo, Approach
  • Logroller: Rogue
New Gigs in Night City patch 1.6

Cross-Progression between Consoles and PC

CD Projekt Cherry-red made information technology possible to accept a shared progress between platforms. Your latest saves will be automatically uploaded to the cloud so you tin can go along where you lot left off easily on other platforms.

Cyberpunk 2077 Crossprogression Save Feature

Cross-progression provides the latest save for every save blazon (Quick, Motorcar, Manual, etc.). Feature becomes available later on you log in with your account (from Main Card or the in-game Load Game carte). Cross-progression may be limited when it comes to console versions with regional restrictions

Afterward y’all brand a Cross-Progression save to the deject, it will be marked with a pocket-size blueish cloud icon in the top right corner of the relieve tab on the save game screen.

Edgerunners secrets and easter eggs

Cyberpunk: Edgerunners is a Netflix sectional Tv set Series based on the Cyberpunk 2077 video game. In fact, the story in the serial will involve characters from the game and volition take identify in near the same fourth dimension frame as the game’south story.

Edgerunners premieres on Netflix on September 13th 2022. Created past the Trigger anime studio, the serial will follow the adventures of a teenager edgerunner-wannabe David Martinez.

Edgerunners David's yellow jacket in Cyberpunk 2077

Cyberpunk 2077’s Update i.half dozen is chosen “The Edgerunner Update” considering information technology does create connections between the tv series and the game. You will be able to become the yellow jacket that David is wearing in the series. There are besides more than hints and secrets spread effectually Dark Urban center related to the prove.

The best easter egg is the XBD from the side job “Over the Border” in which you tin get David Martinez’s Yellow Jacket that he wears in the Netflix Cyberpunk: Edgerunners Television set series.


You may accept already noticed The David Martinez cocktail available at the Afterlife, right? This isn’t a new easter egg from 1.6. It’s been hither for a long time. I can’t actually remember if it’due south from the launch game or added with a patch, simply has been around for a long time.

David Martinez coctail at the Afterlife

If you have already found something, please, share your discovery in the comments beneath. Thanks!

Photo Mode Updates

You can now take photos of Nibbles in Photo Mode! While in Photo Fashion, go to the “Pose” tab and choose Nibbles in the “Character” department.

Nibbles Photo Mode

Access Photo Mode by pressing the shortcut push button for that. It’s “N” by default on PC. Side by side, open the “Pose” tab and select Nibbles in the “Graphic symbol” line.

How to pose with Nibbles the cat in Cyberpunk 2077 Photo Mode

This option becomes bachelor but subsequently you invite Nibbles to V’southward apartment.

If yous take missed to go Nibbles, check out this quick video walkthrough below. It only takes a few minutes!

Misc Changes

In this segment I want to point out a few of the changes that CD Projekt Red decided to hide within the patch notes, but I think these changes and fixes are important for y’all to know! I’ll just share and explicate them in separata paragraphs, in no particular gild.

The Update is rather big. For the GOG version of the game, it was over 12 GB in size.


You tin now alter V’s advent at whatsoever ripperdock in Night City. Every bit presently as you approach them, you will become an extra selection in the starter dialogue to change your appearance. This will bring you into the Advent Designer tool introduced with Update 1.5. For this patch, though, CD Projekt Red take added a few new options for hair styles and other tweaks.

Ripperdoc

You can now preview items on your graphic symbol before you buy them in the stores. The default shortcut to preview an detail is “5” and it appears equally an overlay to the electric current screen. In the image below I am checking out this “cool” chapeau.

Item Preview

A couple of Poisonous substance Perks in the Ninjutsu Skill Tree have been added. Corrosive Poison and Critical Antidote replace Hasten the Inevitable and Neurotoxin perks respectively.

Corrosive Poison
Critical Antidote

Xbox Series Due south console players will be able to enjoy a new game mode that improves the game’s performance. Y’all can have a wait at the demo video below.

Cyberpunk 2077 Update 1.6 Patch Notes

If you want to keep reading, beneath you lot volition detect the full and unabridged official patch notes, every bit published past CD Projekt Red on September 6th 2022.

The Edgerunners Update (Patch 1.6) is live on all platforms!

It brings various gameplay fixes and improvements, free DLCs, as well every bit content inspired past Cyberpunk: Edgerunners. The anime will premiere on Netflix on September 13th.

Below you can find the list of the most notable changes coming in this update.

ADDITIONAL CONTENT

Wardrobe

Wardrobe allows yous to change the advent of your outfit without changing your armor stats. Y’all can create up to vi outfits using the pieces of clothing you own by accessing the wardrobe in any of V’due south apartments and safehouses and so switch between them in the Inventory panel.

3 New Gigs

Fixers will give yous 3 new gigs

Concrete Cage Trap

  • Gig type: SOS: Merc Needed
  • Location: Watson, Kabuki
  • Logroller: Regina

Desperate Measures

  • Gig type: Thievery
  • Location: Santo Domingo, Arroyo
  • Fixer: El Capitan

Nasty Hangover

  • Gig type: Search and Recover
  • Location: Santo Domingo, Arroyo
  • Logroller: Rogue

New weapons

half dozen new firearms:

  • Kappa (Smart Pistol)
  • Senkoh LX (Tech Submachine Gun)
  • Hypercritical Iconic Precision Rifle (obtainable inGig: Concrete Cage Trap)
  • VST-37 (Power Shotgun)
  • MA70 HB (Ability Low-cal Motorcar Gun)
  • Kyubi (Power Assault Rifle)

five new melee weapons:

  • Neurotoxin Pocketknife (+ Iconic variant Blue Fang)
  • Punknife (+ Iconic variant Headhunter)
  • Hook (Axe)
  • Razor (Machete)
  • Cutting-O-Matic (Chainsword)

Cross-progression

Added a Cross-progression feature between platforms. Your latest saves will exist automatically uploaded to the cloud so you can proceed where you left off easily on other platforms. Cross-progression provides the latest save for every save type (Quick, Automobile, Manual, etc.). Feature becomes available after you log in with your account (from Master Menu or the in-game Load Game menu). Cross-progression may exist limited when it comes to console versions with regional restrictions, you can find more than details here.


Cyberpunk: Edgerunners content

Added some secrets related to theCyberpunk: Edgerunners anime series to be discovered in Night City, including new equipment and new Photograph Mode features.

Arcade game: Roach Race

Y’all can at present play a make new mini game using arcade machines located in Night City, including the ones in the Northside, Japantown and The Glen apartments. Climb the leaderboard to earn special prizes including cash and items! If you’re enjoying Roach Race in Cyberpunk 2077, bank check out the mobile version for Android and iOS. Retrieve that your loftier scores in the in-game and mobile versions are separate, though.

Nibbles in Photo Mode

You can now take photos of Nibbles in Photo Mode! While in Photo Mode, get to the “Pose” tab and choose Nibbles in the “Character” section. Please note that this option becomes available only after yous invite Nibbles to 5’south flat.

GAMEPLAY

  • Inverted camera axis will at present too utilize to Photo Style.
  • Increased the camera rotation bending in Photograph Mode from 60/-60 to ninety/-90 degrees, making vertical shots possible.
  • Added an pick to modify V’s face up and body at Ripperdoc clinics.
  • Five won’t continuously fidget in Graphic symbol Creation anymore.
  • Fixed an consequence where information technology wasn’t possible to pick upwardly loot from drones.
  • Fixed an result where it was impossible to pick upwardly loot if it was completely or partially obstructed by foliage collision.
  • Fixed NPC reaction when bumping into them.
  • Stock-still an issue where panicked NPCs were idling or crouching instead of using a designated “hands up” animation.
  • If NPCs were staggered or knocked down while shooting, they will now continue to shoot aimlessly.
  • Adjusted some vehicles to the new Fire Out Mode introduced in Patch ane.5 and polished the tunes on many others.
  • Added a new AWD operation variant of the Thorton Colby chosen the CST40.
  • Fixed an effect where vehicles went in contrary when braking at low speeds.
  • Fixed an issue where jacking out of an Access Point presently before the hacking minigame starts so completing the minigame left the Access Point agile, allowing to connect to it again.
  • Fixed an result where the Biomonitor didn’t restore Wellness in some circumstances.
  • Fixed an issue where player’s HP went downwardly incredibly fast under the consequence of Burn if the NPC who applied that issue used the Sandevistan dash.
  • Lowered the selling price of the Target Analysis modernistic and changed the corporeality of crafting components required to craft it.

WEAPONS

  • Changed stats of the Stinger Iconic Knife. Attacks confronting poisoned enemies will now take a 100% run a risk to cause bleeding. Attacks confronting bleeding enemies will have a 100% adventure to crusade poison.
  • Rearranged weapons from the Long Blade category to different categories:
  • Moved the Chef’south Knife to the Knife category.
  • Moved the Tomahawk from Edgeless weapons to Blades and placed together with the new Hook axe in the new Axe category.
  • Moved the Machete and the Kukri to the new Machete category together with the new Razor machete.
  • Replaced the standard Butcher’s Cleaver with an Iconic version. If a role player owned a Butcher’s Cleaver, it will exist replaced with a Knife. If a player endemic a crafting recipe for Butcher’south Cleaver, they volition be granted a Knife recipe of matching rarity.
  • Balanced Sniper Rifles. Sniper Rifles should now be but able to i-shot enemies subsequently the thespian invests in this weapon classic. Lowered damage output for the Overwatch Sniper Burglarize. The Nekomata Sniper Rifle will now exist easier to handle while charging.
  • Lowered the price of the Slaught-O-Matic Power Pistol bachelor for purchase from vending machines.
  • Sir John Phallustiff will now accept a new Iconic effect, increasing damage when hitting NPCs in the confront. It will also take a chance to stun enemies with strong attacks. Gamepads will now be constantly vibrating while holding the weapon.
  • The O’Five Sniper Rifle volition now accept a new Iconic issue, causing bigger explosions that can light the targets on fire. The more enemies are burning, the bigger are the buffs the player is getting to Crit Risk and Reload Speed. It volition now come up with a unique telescopic and require 20 Body to equip.
  • The Divided We Stand Attack Rifle volition now accept a new Iconic outcome. Bullets will now accept a greater take a chance to miss the target, with a take chances to explode into Biohazard clouds. Biohazard clouds are guaranted to poison nearby enemies.
  • The Yinglong Submachine Gun will now have a new Iconic effect. The chance to crusade EMP explosions has been significantly increased. Clip size has been increased to help wreak havoc with EMP explosions.
  • Removed the telescopic slot from Tech Precision Rifles (Yard-179 Achilles and Widow Maker). If the player owned such a burglarize with a scope attached, the scope will be removed and placed in the inventory.
  • Different types of knives will now have their ain specified return times indicated in their tooltip.
  • Stock-still an issue where Skippy had extremely low DPS on saves made on Patch 1.3 and i.31.
  • Stock-still an issue where information technology was possible to buy/craft ammo after reaching the ammo cap, wasting money/components.
  • Stock-still an outcome where Mantis Blades with harm mods emitted blinding lights upon apply.
  • Melee quick attacks won’t utilise condition furnishings from the currently equipped and drawn weapon anymore.

PERKS

  • Added new toxicant perks – Corrosive Poison and Critical Antidote (Ninjutsu skill tree), replacing Hasten the Inevitable and Neurotoxin perks respectively.
  • Fixed an effect where the Gun Whisperer perk didn’t piece of work with the JKE-X2 Kenshin and the DR-12 Quasar.
  • Rebalanced the Long Shot perk. At present it grants bonus harm only upwardly to a sure distance threshold.
  • Fixed an result where crafting an particular using an ingredient with a quest tag may not have removed that ingredient from the Inventory if the role player had the Ex Nihilo perk.

QUESTS

  • Added more secrets in Night City to be discovered past players. Due to some technical challenges, this change isn’t available on the previous generation of consoles.
  • Diverse small fixes to interactions in V’south apartments and safehouses.
  • 5 will at present slumber in bed for an amount of fourth dimension ready by the player.
  • Automated Beloved – Fixed an issue where Lizzie’s Club was closed during regular opening hours.
  • Dream On – Using the vents to climb to the roof from the secret control room has been made easier.
  • Epistrophy: The Glen, Epistrophy: Badlands – Quest will now exist properly failed if the thespian destroys Delamain.
  • I’ll Fly Away – Scorpion’s car will no longer glitch while driving off the ramp.
  • Tapeworm – Stock-still an outcome where the cough animation played with a delay, causing visual bug.
  • The Ballad of Buck Ravers – Karim’south Samurai merch is back in stock and available anytime at Ruby Bloom Market after completing the quest.
  • The Heist – Stock-still an issue where taking out enemies using a quickhack could issue in the optional objective “Wait for an opportunity to take out the guards” to remain until the end of the quest.
  • The Hunt – Fixed an event where saving the game could become permanently disabled later on the Braindance sequence.
  • The Pickup – Stock-still an result where leaving mid-quest could result in stopping all gainsay music.

OPEN WORLD

  • Gig: Freedom of the Press – Fixed an effect where farther quests from Regina were blocked if Max died during the gig.
  • Gig: Getting Warmer… – Fixed an issue of enemies spawning before the gig started, whereby if killed, the player couldn’t use the coolant on 8ug8ear.
  • Gig: Getting Warmer… – Stock-still Wakako’due south auto driving away slowly and then disappearing in the role player’due south view.
  • Gig: Hot Trade – Fixed an effect where it was possible to impale Rebeca earlier activating the gig, blocking progress.
  • Gig: Jeopardy – Fixed an effect where information technology was possible to talk to some of the NPCs in the funeral dwelling house despite their being dead.
  • Gig: Olive Branch – Fixed an issue where the quest was reactivated with the “Talk to the man in the trunk” objective if the motorcar with Alex Pushkin blew up.
  • Gig: Playing for Keeps – Fixed NPCs’ incorrect reactions after a fight in the Kashuu Hanten Bar breaks out.
  • Gig: Trevor’s Last Ride – Fixed an upshot where Trevor’s body didn’t spawn in the freezer.
  • Fixed an issue where Psalm 11:vi might not have dropped in a Suspected Organized Crime Activity in Northside.
  • Added the Polycarbonate Nanoweave Techie Harness (outer body piece from the Techie Set) equally loot obtainable in the earth.
  • Added the Lightweight Hardened-Rubber Media Steel-Toes (Media Set shoes) as loot obtainable in the world.
  • Readjusted the conditioning of some radio news related to gigs. As a result, there should be more radio news played in game.

UI

  • Added item preview and so that it’s possible to see an item on V before yous buy it.
  • Added an selection to switch off radio subtitles in the Sound category in Settings. They will be switched off by default.
  • Items placed in the stash volition at present properly bear witness their monetary value in the tooltip.
  • Regarranged some options and categories in Game Settings.
  • Fixed an event where languages using double-byte characters (Korean, Simplified Chinese, Japanese, Traditional Chinese) displayed overlapping relieve file names and dates in the Load Card screen.
  • Fixed an issue where the number of bachelor pieces of gear for different slots didn’t update after disassembling gear.
  • Optimized operation in the Inventory and Vendor screens.
  • Stock-still certain cases where a dark rectangle could remain stuck on the screen.
  • Various pocket-sized UI adjustments and improvements in the Character Creation, Crafting and Letters menus, popups and quest tracker.
  • Added the ability to enable additional content through the Additional Content carte du jour.
  • Fixed an outcome where the number of available Attribute points displayed on the screen later on leveling upward was incorrect.

VISUAL

  • Neon rims on bikes now come in different colors.
  • Added new hairstyles in Character Cosmos.
  • Stock-still sure instances where vehicles could spawn misaligned with the surface of the road.
  • Fixed an event where cars in traffic clipped into each other when Irksome HDD mode was enabled.
  • Addressed an issue where floating and indestructible parts were present when destroying cars.
  • Improvemnets in Dynamic Resolution Scaling.
  • Fixed an result where the last shot fired from a gun didn’t have a recoil animation.
  • Totalimmortal – Fixed the grass clipping through the floor on the way to Yorinobu’due south office.

Audio

  • Added SFX of reloading a weapon while carrying a body.
  • Improved knife throwing SFX.
  • Stadium Honey – 6th Street political party music will now exist louder.
  • I Fought The Law – Fixed an event where triggering the fight with the thugs in the marketplace and so leaving the area without killing them caused the gainsay music to play indefinitely.

PC-SPECIFIC

  • Adjusted graphics setting presets to provide a higher quality setup.
  • [Steam Deck] Fixed an issue where the dedicated preset was applying Ultra settings instead of properly crafted graphics settings.
  • [Steam Deck] Fixed an issue where the game became unresponsive subsequently trying to modify Key Bindings.

Console-SPECIFIC

  • [Xbox Serial S] Added a new Performance Mode which tin can exist enabled in Settings > Video > Graphics Mode. FPS is aiming at 60 in 900p with Dynamic Resolution Scaling (in 800p to 1080p range).
  • Added Brazilian Portuguese support for disc copies in Portugal (PlayStation codes: CUSA-16579 and CUSA-25194). For further details on linguistic communication support run into: Xbox, PlayStation.
  • Addressed an issue where switching between Start Person Perspective and 3rd Person Perspective had a noticeable delay.
  • Addressed the issue with input lag in Ray Tracing Way on next-gen consoles.

STADIA-SPECIFIC

  • Added the missing key bindings for Toggle Walking and Holster Weapon keys.

MISCELLANEOUS

  • Added support for Razer Chroma.
  • Fixed the temporary FPS drops when opening the Map or Inventory on PC and Stadia.
  • Made some adjustments and improvements to the Arabic language localization.

REDmod MODDING TOOLS

The following changes take effect but on the PC version of the game and once the REDmod is installed.

Mod users

  • Added support for the new mods folder. New, REDmod compatible mods should be placed in the \Cyberpunk 2077\mods folder. The game still supports loading old mods from the annal folder, but delight go along in mind that they volition not appear in the REDmod carte. New, REDmod compatible mods should be added using the new mods folder for the best experience.
  • Added-modded control line parameter to run the game with mods. This parameter also allows you lot to enable and disable mods using REDlauncher and GOG Galaxy.
  • Expanded the telemetry functionality to embrace mods-related data.

Mod creators

  • Added the ability to load modified tweakdb.bin and .redscripts files.
  • Added the ability to load mods.json descriptor for user’s installed mods.
  • Added a separate audiothread for audio modding.
  • Fixed some bug with TweakDB retentivity allocations.

Hey chooms, remember that these are merely the highlights. There’s a lot more than improvements and fixes in this patch, so become and bank check them out in the game!

Source: https://vulkk.com/2022/09/07/cyberpunk-2077-patch-1-6-everything-you-should-know-about-the-edgerunners-update/