In Cyberpunk 2077 the player is able to fully customize the look of V using a "deep customization system". The "Biometric Scan" and "Appearance" are subtitled "unknown", inferring that the player gets an opportunity to later modify these features.
Birth Record and Background CheckEdit
When starting Cyberpunk 2077 for the first time, the player is greeted to the "birth record" tab in the character customization menu. In this tab the player may select their character to fit either the male or female presets.
Background CheckEditAfter selecting a body type, the player is moved to the "Background Check" tab, this is where information such as V's date of birth is found. V's name is listed as "missing data". In the Background Check tab, the player may select their backstory.
|Category||Option 1||Option 2||Option 3|
|Key Life Event||Death of Sibling||Ran Away From Home||First Big Kill|
|Why Night City?||Unfinished Business||Ex-Lover in Town||Something to Prove|
Biometric ScanEditIn the "Biometric Scan" tab, the player is able to modify V's face, hair, scars or, "other". The player is able to choose from a set of presets, and may change advanced details. Underneath the tab header, there is a subtitle labelled "last known" which signals that the player may be able to change these features at a later date.
In the "Appearance" tab, the player is able to modify V's style, clothing, makeup and piercings. As like the "Biometric Scan" tab, the player may be able to change these features at a later date. Options include:
- Skin Tone
- Eye Color
- Surface Wiring
In the "Attributes" tab, the player is able to assign a total of 22 core attribute points to 5 categories. These stats include: