How to Level-Up in Cyberpunk 2077

Cyberpunk 2077 is an rpg through and through. As levelling-up your character makes you stronger, it is important to know how exactly to use this system. When you rank up you unlock Attribute Points and Perk Points. To show you how to level-up in Cyberpunk 2077 we’ve put together the short guide below for you.

Levelling Attributes and Perks

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Levelling-up your V’s Attributes and Perks can be done from the same screen. This screen is the Character tab. On the Character tab you will see the five attribute classes you can put your Attribut Points into:

  1. Body.
  2. Reflexes.
  3. Technical Ability.
  4. Intelligence.
  5. Cool.

These core attributes impact certain aspects of gameplay. To learn more about these attributes highlight them to see a full description of their benefits in-game.

While the Attribute Points are self-explanatory, the Perk Points are a bit more hidden. On the Character screen highlight and attribute and hit Open Perks. This will take you to the Perks associated with that attribute. The attribute specific Perks allow you to get more granular with your builds adding different abilities and unlocks.

That’s all you need to know about how to level-up in Cyberpunk 2077. You will spend a good chunk of your time levelling-up your V as you make your way through Night City. Each level-up is a good way to create a unique build for yourself, so think wisely with where you put attribute and perk points.

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