Multiplayer-focused Cybperunk game a possibility, says senior CD Projekt Red developer

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Multiplayer-focused Cybperunk game a possibility, says senior CD Projekt Red developer

We know that Cyberpunk 2077 will eventually have multiplayer—but if CD Projekt Red's Krakow office head John Mamais gets his way, it won't be the last time players jump into the Cyberpunk universe with their friends. He told GameSpot that the possibility of a multiplayer-focused game in the universe remains open, adding that he's hoping to make more Cyberpunk games in future. 

Daybreak Games makes multiple layoffs, including on Planetside Arena team

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Daybreak Games makes multiple layoffs, including on Planetside Arena team

Daybreak Games has laid off multiple employees, including some that were working on battle royale Planetside Arena, which went into Early Access last month. The scale of the layoffs at the H1Z1 and Planetside 2 studio is not yet clear, but one former employee who lost his job spoke of a "studio-wide layoff" on Twitter, while Planetside Arena's lead designer said the team had "lost some really good people today".

Apex Legends' Charge Rifle will be nerfed soon

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Apex Legends' Charge Rifle will be nerfed soon

If you've dropped into Apex Legends since the start of Season 3 then you'll know the new Charge Rifle energy sniper is pretty damned good. When you squeeze the trigger it fires a hitscan laser, and a second or so later it fires a single powerful shot: you can deal up to 90 damage in total. Many players have complained that it's OP, and Respawn appears to agree: the game's future update Trello board shows that a "Charge Rifle weapon balance" is in the works.