CD Projekt Group, the renowned company behind hit franchises such as Cyberpunk and The Witcher, has released its financial report for the first quarter of 2023.
According to CD Projekt, in the first quarter of 2023, the company focused on ramping up production capacity and preparing a communication campaign for the highly anticipated major expansion for Cyberpunk 2077, called Phantom Liberty. While the release date remains unconfirmed, CD Projekt revealed that the DLC’s launch is imminent.
CD Projekt also reiterated that Cyberpunk 2077: Phantom Liberty will be showcased at Summer Game Fest: Play Days in June, granting the press and content creators exclusive hands-on sessions. Additional hands-on opportunities for the gaming community will be disclosed at a later date. Notably, the Summer Game Fest is just the initial phase of Cyberpunk 2077: Phantom Liberty‘s marketing campaign, with CD Projekt planning a series of follow-up events to be revealed in the coming weeks.
CD Projekt also proudly announced that The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt has surpassed 50 million copies sold worldwide, solidifying its position as a beloved franchise. This new milestone comes in the wake of The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt‘s next-gen console release. Adding the sales of the previous two installments, the entire Witcher trilogy has now sold over 75 million copies.
“We are very pleased by the strength of this franchise, particularly in the context of our future projects set in the Witcher universe.”Adam Kiciński, CEO of CD PROJEKT
CD Projekt Group’s Q1 2023 financial performance demonstrated robust numbers. The company reported revenues of 175 million PLN (approximately 41 million USD) and a consolidated net profit of 70 million PLN (around 16 million USD). The largest contribution to these impressive sales came from Cyberpunk 2077, which continues to play a significant role in CD Projekt’s financial success, similar to earlier periods.