Starfield Fans Compare the Game to Cyberpunk 2077 Following Cyberpunk’s 2.0 Update
Since the release of Starfield in early September, fans have been drawing comparisons between the highly anticipated space-faring RPG and Cyberpunk 2077. However, the recent arrival of Cyberpunk’s 2.0 update has taken these comparisons to the next level.
Discussion about the similarities and differences between the two games has ignited across both communities. Even among Starfield fans, there has been a lot of debate about which game excels in certain areas and falls short in others.
On the Starfield subreddit, users have shared their thoughts on the matter:
- User adrenareddit says, “I love Starfield, but replaying Cyberpunk 2077 has made me appreciate it so much more.”
- User adrenareddit shares their sentiments, “Playing Starfield after Cyberpunk 2077 has opened my eyes to the strengths and weaknesses of both games.”
- User adrenareddit adds, “Starfield and Cyberpunk 2077 offer different experiences, but they both have their merits. It’s all about personal preference.”
- User adrenareddit comments, “While Starfield has its flaws, I still find it to be a refreshing change from the world of Cyberpunk 2077.”
These Reddit threads have sparked countless discussions, with gamers weighing in on which game they prefer and why. The debates often focus on highlighting what each game does better or worse than the other.
Even PC Gamer joined the conversation with an opinion piece titled “Playing Starfield Made Me Appreciate Cyberpunk 2077 So Much More.” The article argues that Starfield’s flaws highlighted the strengths of Cyberpunk 2077, despite its controversial launch.
“There have been bright spots, or I wouldn’t have played for more than 60 hours, but from its intro to its over-reliance on fast travel, I just keep being disappointed. But what it has done, and I thank it for this, is make me appreciate Cyberpunk 2077 so much more.”
While there has been pushback against comparing the two games, the interest and desire to do so remain evident. Social media platforms are flooded with posts about Starfield and Cyberpunk 2077, many using Starfield as a benchmark for what Cyberpunk 2077 should have achieved. This has led to discussions about whether it’s fair to hold the two games side by side and make comparisons.
What are your thoughts on the matter? Do you think comparing Starfield and Cyberpunk 2077 is warranted? Let us know in the comments below!
Which Do You Prefer, Starfield Or Cyberpunk 2077?
- Starfield: 26%
- Cyberpunk 2077: 48%
- I can’t really pick one over the other: 26%
Is It Fair To Compare The Two?
- Yes, of course it is! 42%
- Maybe, I’m not really sure: 16%
- I don’t think it is, no: 42%
Let us know your opinions and be sure to vote in our polls above!