CDPR Getting Full Cyberpunk 2077 Bonuses Despite Reviews

A report on Bloomberg (may require registration or subscription) says that CD PROJEKT will give the development team for Cyberpunk 2077 their full bonuses, despite bugs and launch issues with the sci-fi RPG. The company was planning on basing bonuses on critical response to the game, but they are accepting responsibility for the rushed crunch that proceeded the game's launch, and will not be penalizing the team for how this affected reviews. Here's a bit:
Cyberpunk 2077, which came out Thursday, is one of the year’s biggest games and a monumental release for the Polish publisher, which only makes new titles every few years. The sci-fi role-playing game sold more than 8 million copies in pre-orders before launch and has been acclaimed for its mechanics and story, but slammed for the number of glitches and bugs. As of Friday, Cyberpunk 2077 had a 90 out of 100 on the review aggregation website Metacritic -- a strong score that has nonetheless disappointed shareholders. If that score dips below 90, it may no longer meet the threshold that CD Projekt had originally set for bonus payouts.

“We initially had a bonus system that was focused on the game’s ratings and the release date, but after consideration, we believe that measure is simply not fair under the circumstances,” wrote Adam Badowski, studio head and creative director for Cyberpunk 2077, in the email to staff. “We underestimated the lengths and complexity involved to make this a reality, and still you did everything you could to deliver an ambitious, special game.”
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Dec 13, 2020, 02:35
MrBone wrote on Dec 12, 2020, 17:05:
Where are the SJW’s now?? Screaming at the sky, no doubt. Oh wait.....

I'm confused... are you saying that the company is showing those pesky 'SJWs' by doing right by their workers? It seems to me that either the company leadership is deciding to be decent to their workers, so why would 'SJWs' be here at all except to praise them? Or if CDPR succumbed to the pressure to avoid a PR mess, it would seem their efforts bore fruit and the company was pushed into acting in a way it normally wouldn't.

Either way your post is weird. Maybe I missed it and you're mocking people who mock 'SJWs?' Unclear.
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