User forum Reddit under the nickname CarlOfOtters shared his correspondence with employees of CD Projekt RED. The player asked a question regarding whether in the Cyberpunk 2077 setting the tone of the voice. The developers directly replied: “This possibility is not planned to implement“.
So, in the coming creation CDPR users will be able to choose between female and male voice VI. In the English localization of the protagonist Cyberpunk 2077 announced Gavin Drea (Gavin Drea) and Lee Cheramie (Cherami Leigh). First known for the film “Valerian and the city of a thousand planets” and the TV series “Alienist”, and the second for his roles in the anime “Dark Butler: Book of murders”, “the Gates Stein: Zero” and playing World of Warcraft: Battle for Azeroth, and Borderlands 2.
Judging from the discussion on Reddit, the inability to change the tone of voice VI is not liked by many users. In the comments of the male speech of the main character, sounded in the trailer from the presentation Night City Wire, called “coarse” and “smoky”.
Recall: the voice of the protagonist has recently become the subject of scandal surrounding Cyberpunk 2077. The fact that dependent pronouns that NPCs use when referring to VI. According to SJW activists, such an approach offends transgender and nibinamik people.
Cyberpunk 2077 will be released on November 19 2020 on PC, PS4, Xbox One, and GeForce Now. Later the project will appear in Google’s Stadia and on next-generation consoles.