The Maelstrom is an aggressive and giant gang that depends closely on high-tech gear. They used to manage the docks, nevertheless it appears they’ve been pushed out of that space by the timeline of Cyberpunk 2077.
This gang was once all about their pure martial arts skills, however the model of them we see in Cyberpunk 2077 appears to have embraced trendy expertise and cybernetic ehancements. It’s believed that they’re funded by Arasaka.
One of the extra “entertaining” gangs in Evening Metropolis, the Lizzies are simply actually huge followers of the singer Lizzy Wizzy. That stated, they’re nonetheless fairly harmful and often excessive.
The sixth Avenue gang sees themselves as metropolis protectors, however their views on what constitutes the thought of “safety” are, to say the least, free. As a rule, they do extra harm than the gangs they are saying they shield the metropolis from.
Is Cyberpunk 2077 Canonical?
There appears to nonetheless be some debate on this topic, however the brief reply is that Cyberpunk 2077 relies on the occasions of the Cyberpunk tabletop RPG and seems to be a continuation of the occasions in the Cyberpunk 2020 version of that sequence. Nevertheless, it appears that evidently the sport will ignore many of the particulars of the controversial third version of Cyberpunk: Cyberpunk V3.0
At the second, although, there may be nonetheless some confusion relating to how the occasions of Cyberpunk might have an effect on future editions of tabletop sequence and its associated supplies. It’s nonetheless solely attainable that Cyberpunk 2077 will take some artistic liberties with the sequence which is probably not mirrored in subsequent Cyberpunk productions exterior of the online game. It’s additionally attainable that some of the occasions that happen between 2020 and 2077 could also be altered in future editions of the tabletop sport and associated Cyberpunk tales.
Having stated that, the primary lore that we’ve described above will nonetheless function the narrative basis of Cyberpunk 2077.
What Position Do You Play in Cyberpunk 2077?
That shall be solely as much as you.
Whereas you'll encounter notable characters from the Cyberpunk mythos throughout your time in Cyberpunk 2077 (resembling Johnny Silverhand and Adam Smasher), you aren't taking part in a longtime character in the Cyberpunk lore. You’ll create your personal character, select their backstory, and carry out actions that can outline who you're on this universe in addition to the impact you've got on the total lore of this sequence.