In fact, 59% of preorders were for PC. Some additional stats include 74% of all preorders were digital. This means that there were 4.72 million PC gamers with Cyberpunk 2077 at launch, which beats World of Warcraft’s record last week with Shadowlands as the new fastest-selling PC game.
There wasn’t a clear explanation given for the overwhelming PC ownership, but no doubt some of that can be attributed to the fact that the PC version is pushing some seriously next generation visuals and technology. It may simply be that more people wanted to experience Cyberpunk 2077 that way.
Elsewhere in Cyberpunk 2077 news, check out our initial impressions of the Stadia version. Additionally, be sure you read up on our coverage plans which include reviews in progress and a tech analysis taking a look at the ray tracing and DLSS.