Sony, the company that owns and operates PlayStation, announced late Thursday that it would offer refunds to people who purchased Cyberpunk 2077 and remove what had been a highly anticipated video game from its online store, after a week of negative reviews and criticism from users over its poor performance.
In a statement on PlayStation’s website, Sony said it would offer full refunds to users who purchased the game through the PlayStation Store. Cyberpunk 2077, the company said, would also be removed from the store until further notice.
CD Projekt Red, the Warsaw-based developer of the game, said Friday that Sony’s decision to “temporarily suspend” sales of the game came after a discussion with the company.
“All purchased digital and physical copies of the game will continue to receive support and updates as we continues to improve your experience,” CD Projekt Red said, adding that it was working to bring Cyberpunk 2077 back to the PlayStation Store.
Sony did not…