Cyberpunk 2077 might be the most anticipated game coming out next year and a lot of fans are going to enjoy getting to know the lore whilst exploring the city and fighting other androids. It'll be interesting to see how the RPG handles worldbuilding but fans who don't want to explore every nook and cranny in the game do have an alternative; The World of Cyberpunk 2077.
Published by Dark Horse and CD Projekt Red (via Amazon), The World of Cyberpunk 2077 will come out on April 21, 2020, which is five days after the game's actual release date. The book is going to detail how cybernetics work, the characters, some of the weapons, and so much more. It will be interesting to see if there are any details here not found in the game but that's a wait and see approach right now.
Here's a synopsis for the book:
Step into the year 2077, a world dotted with dystopian metropoles where violence, oppression, and cyberware implants aren't just common--they're necessary tools to get ahead. Delve into incisive lore to discover how the economic decline of the United States created a crippling dependence on devious corporations and birthed the Free State of California. Explore the various districts, gangs, and history of Night City. Learn all there is to know about the technology of tomorrow and research the cybernetics, weapons, and vehicles of Cyberpunk 2077.
The World of Cyberpunk 2077 is going to come out on April 21, 2020. Cyberpunk 2077 comes out on April 16, 2020.