You don't need GOG Galaxy.Undecided. Have most titles on steam. And my experience with Galaxy and GOG installers has put me somewhat in some kind of love-hate relationship... Damn. I have been waiting for this game since 1994. I can go with BOTH
Answering OP others as said Retail will contain a GOG Key From Amazon UK Store linkYou don't need GOG Galaxy.
CP2077 will be completely DRM free.
People forget about that many times. Also when you mention Steam, Epic Store, Origin, Uplay etc. u should keep always in mind that these applications are not just Launchers, they're also DRMs in its base core.
GOG Galaxy is probably the only launcher out there that is, in its true nature, just a real (optional) launcher for easier management of your games.
It's an old thread, but I feel compelled to correct this common misconception, that Store Clients are, "DRMs in its base core".A GOG.com account is required for the PC digital download format.