Cyberpunk 2077 Update 1.04 Patch Notes - Prima Games

Cyberpunk 2077 Update 1.04 Patch Notes

by Morgan Shaver

The buggy nature of Cyberpunk 2077 has been a hot topic among gamers, and CD Projekt Red has taken notice, releasing the 1.04 update in order to correct a number of serious issues.

Among the issues addressed by the 1.04 update is the one impacting epileptic players, with CD Projekt Red noting they’ve modified the flashing effect on braindances.

To review everything patched and improved, we’ve got the full 1.04 update patch notes for Cyberpunk 2077 for you to review! 

Cyberpunk 2077 Update 1.04 Patch Notes

The 1.04 update for Cyberpunk 2077 went live on December 11. In the list of patch notes shared by CD Projekt Red, gamers can see that a number of issues have been addressed including one that greatly impacted epileptic players.

CD Projekt Red shared a statement on social media on December 14 that goes over refund requests, and confirms that another update for the game will go live “within the next 7 days” so approximately on or before December 21. 

After the holidays, CD Projekt Red confirmed that more patches are coming, with “two large patches starting with Patch #1 in January” followed by Patch #2 in February.

If the 1.04 update failed to address some of the issues you’ve been experiencing, it’s likely these issues may be corrected in updates such as the one coming within the next week, and Patch #1 in January.

With that out of the way, here’s the full 1.04 update patch notes as provided by CD Projekt Red on their website


  • Fixed an issue with completing the final objective in Gig: Freedom of the Press.

  • Fixed an issue with starting conversation with Johnny at the end in Life During Wartime.

  • Corrected a rare issue with NPCs no longer calling V if A Like Supreme quest was abandoned mid-way.

  • Fixed an issue with Nix not going into his default state in Spellbound and KOLD MIRAGE.

  • Fixed issues blocking progress in I Fought The Law if the quest area is left.

  • Fixed inability to find Delamain in Epistrophy.

  • Fixed issues related to remaining in the second phase of the quest after finishing Pacifica fight with Ozob if played after Finals.

  • Fixed an issue with Nomads no longer present if V leaves the quest area mid-combat in With a Little Help from My Friends/Queen of the Highway.

  • Adjusted mappings and re-enabled quest tracker in M’ap Tann Pèlen/I Walk the Line/Transmission.

  • Fixed constraints on freedom to get up and sit down if neither blueline condition is met in Violence.

  • Fixed issues with time and space resulting from leaving the quest area or abandoning the quest in Following the River.

  • Fixed an issue with conversation with Johnny not starting after leaving the hotel in Tapeworm.

  • Fixed an issue with quest being blocked upon leaving the quest area before climbing the hill in Following the River.

  • Fixed the objective “Go into booth 9” not completing if the room’s entered too fast in Automatic Love.

  • Fixed Jackie’s issues with sitting still in The Ripperdoc.

  • Other quest fixes


  • Fixed the preview in weapon crafting.


  • Reduced vehicle appearance pop-in.

  • Speeded up switching first person perspective to third person perspective in a vehicle.

  • Fixed issues with animations missing from important quest NPCs during cinematics.

Performance and Stability

  • Improved stability, including various crash fixes.


  • Modified the flashing effect on braindances to reduce the risk of inducing epileptic symptoms. The effect has been smoothed out and the flashes reduced in frequency and magnitude.

  • Removed copyrighted songs incorrectly present in the game with “Disable Copyrighted Music” feature toggled on.


  • Switching language to default in the in-game settings now correctly sets it to the language of your Steam client.


  • Improved reflections quality on Xbox One and PlayStation 4 to eliminate the smudge effect.

  • Fixed “The Wasteland” achievement being stuck on 97% after completing all relevant missions in The Badlands on Xbox.

  • Fixed an issue with missing PT-BR VO for Xbox players in Americas.


Again, stay tuned as CD Projekt Red plans to release additional updates for Cyberpunk 2077 that will address additional issues with the game. The next update for Cyberpunk 2077 is coming within the next week, either on or before December 21, and then Patch #1 will drop in January, followed by Patch #2 in February. 

Related: CD Projekt Red Apologizes For PS4 & Xbox One Performance of Cyberpunk 2077, Offers Refunds & Update