Cyberpunk 2077 Phantom Liberty – How to wait

Cyberpunk 2077 Phantom Liberty – How to wait
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Learning how to wait in Cyberpunk Phantom Liberty is one of the most important things that a player can learn in an action-packed metropolis like Night City.

We’ll go over how you can pass the time and what you’d want to use it for. Speaking of things that are important for new or returning players, you’re definitely going to want to find all of the Phantom Liberty Data Terminal locations to snap up Relic Points and make the most of Phantom Liberty’s new Perks.

Cyberpunk 2077 how to wait: skip time dial in menu.

Cyberpunk 2077 – How to wait

To wait in Cyberpunk 2077:

  • Open the menu. This can be done by pressing ‘I’ on your keyboard, or the menu or options buttons on your controller.
  • Once in the menu, you’ll see an option in the bottom left to skip time.
  • Select it to bring up a dial where you can move the slider to your desired time. You’ll also see how many hours you’re going to wait, and the time of day that you’ll end up at.

Why would you want to skip time?

As for why you’d want to skip time or wait in Cyberpunk 2077, there’s a few good reasons. Firstly, there may be some missions where you are waiting for an NPC to contact you. Skipping time can speed that up. Secondly there’s missions that can only be done at a specific time of the day. Lastly, and the least impactful, is that if you enjoy a particular time of day to play in while free roaming, then you can set that to make your experience better.

That’s how you wait in Cyberpunk 2077 Phantom Liberty. If you’re just coming back to Cyberpunk for the new expansion, then check out our best Cyberpunk 2077 builds for 2.0 and Phantom Liberty. Also be sure to check out our Phantom Liberty tarot card locations guide to find all of them during your playthrough.