On this page of Cyberpunk 2077, you will find out if an affair with the character River Ward is possible. You will also find out what is the course of a possible romance with River.
- River Ward - who is he, where to meet him?
- River Ward - is romance possible?
- Romance with River Ward - the course
- Relationship with River and the further story
River Ward - who is he, where to meet him?
River Ward is one of the NCPD detectives. You will meet him for the first time in a larger side job I Fought the Law. River also appears in two consecutive tasks related to this side story - The Hunt and Following the River.
River Ward - is romance possible?
Yes, in Cyberpunk 2077you can start an affair with River, but this is only possible if you play as a female V. You cannot have an affair with Detective River Ward if you play as a man, although you will be able to make friends with him while completing several side missions.
Romance with River Ward - the course
The first opportunity to get closer with Detective River Ward arises in the final part of The Hunt quest. In the quest, you need to help River save his nephew, Randy, and during the last conversation, choose a dialogue option to express your interest in the detective.
After some time, River will contact you and ask what kind of gift to buy his nephew. You can then flirt a bit with him and express your desire to get to know the "real River" more. When the detective calls to invite you to dinner, you can once again express your sympathy and say that you miss him.
During the mission, Following the River, kiss the detective when you find yourself alone with River on top of the water tower.
After a while, you will move to one of the rooms in River sister's house, where there will be the bed scene.
You will meet River Ward again in the morning. At this point, you can tell him that you are dying and tell him about the biochip in your head and Johnny Silverhand. When you ask if River wants to be your boyfriend anyway, the detective will answer yes without hesitation.
Make it clear to him that you want to establish a closer relationship with him. Select the kiss dialog option.
If you tell River that you are not looking for a partner, you will only become friends.
Relationship with River and the further story
After completing the last task from River Ward's storyline, you can continue contacting a detective and, for example, calling him. You don't have to worry about worsening the relations between you. River can also play a small role in the epilogue of Cyberpunk 2077.