The Cyberpunk 2077 / Death Stranding Crossover We Never Expected…
Surprise crossovers are always an interesting talking point in video games and this was one is pretty awesome as well as unexpected. Cyberpunk 2077 and Death Stranding are colliding in a cool update for Death Stranding on PC.
The update will include various Cyberpunk 2077 themed items within the PC version of Death Stranding, including aesthetic items that can be equipped and even a new Hacking function for protagonist Sam Porter-Bridges which allows him to lock onto enemy machines and apply negative effects. This is such a cool surprise that is out right now, so go check it out! Have a look at the trailer as well as the press release for the update below for more information on exactly what the update includes.
CALABASAS, Calif. – Dec. 17, 2020 – Hideo Kojima’s critically-acclaimed and genre-defying epic DEATH STRANDING is crossing over with 2020’s biggest Open World RPG release, CD PROJEKT RED’s Cyberpunk 2077. Exclusive to the PC version from publisher 505 Games, DEATH STRANDING players can now access new missions featuring characters and lore from Cyberpunk 2077, in Game Version 1.05.
Several unlockable, aesthetic and equipment items are also joining Sam Bridges’ arsenal, including:
· Cyberpunk 2077 themed Reverse Trike vehicle
· “Johnny Arm” modeled after Johnny Silverhand’s robotic arm that can be equipped and used in game
· New holograms and a “Trauma Team” floating vehicle hologram for certain constructions
· Several fashion items including Johnny Silverhand’s sunglasses
The crossover also introduces a new Hacking function that lets Sam Bridges target enemy machines and apply negative status effects. Players can now stop Mule sensor poles from activating for a period of time, stun enemy Odradeks, and even short out the electronics in Mule trucks to prevent them from moving.
DEATH STRANDING PC is now on sale for 50 percent off in the Humble Bundle Sale (Dec. 16 t0 Dec. 17). For only $29.99, players can trek into KOJIMA PRODUCTION’s masterpiece world, pick up a BB, and get to making deliveries across the game’s vast and beautiful landscapes.
CYBERPUNK 2077 is available now on PC, PS4, Xbox One and Stadia.