The Outer Worlds for Switch Delayed + Releasing A Physical Cartridge
The Outer Worlds
Nintendo™ Switch – US & EUROPE
For those who are waiting for the Switch version of The Outer Worlds, you have to carry another bag of patience as the release date of this action RPG is delayed.
The game publisher Private Division announced on its official Twitter account that the Switch version of The Outer Worlds is delayed indefinitely. According to the game publisher, they delayed the Switch port due to coronavirus. Along with that, the company also announced that the physical version includes a cartridge! (Yes, no more code in the box!)
Check out the official announcement below.
To clarify, the team at Virtuos is ok, but their office has remained closed during this time. We're working with the team to determine an updated development timeline, and will share more regarding a new launch date shortly.
— Private Division (@PrivateDivision) February 6, 2020
PS: Thanks, Gematsu!
The Outer Worlds was first released for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC on October 25, 2019. It was announced during The Game Awards 2018. Now, the Switch users will get the chance to play this in March.
Check out the world premiere trailer in The Game Awards 2018 below.
This game takes you to the galaxy as you find yourself amid huge conspiracy after you awake decades later. This conspiracy threatens to destroy the colony of Halcyon. You are now on the journey to the furthest places in the outer space while encountering various factions. With this, you are the answers to how this story unfolds. Remember, you are the unplanned variable. Your choices affect the story.
Check out Kotaku‘s gameplay below. (PC version)
The Outer Worlds for the Nintendo Switch is coming soon. Here at Playasia, it’s now available for pre-order. Click the button below to pre-order yours now!
Meanwhile, the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One versions of The Outer Worlds are still available on our website. So, if you want to grab it, click the button below to purchase yours now!
Read more about the game > HERE <
- The player-driven story RPG – In keeping with the Obsidian tradition, how you approach The Outer Worlds is up to you. Your choices affect not only the way the story develops; but your character build, companion stories, and end game scenarios
- Flawed in a good way – Build the character you want with optional flaws based on your own game experience. Keep getting attacked by Raptidons? Taking the Raptiphobia flaw gives you a debuff when confronting the vicious creatures, but rewards you with an additional character perk immediately
- Lead your companions – You will meet a host of characters who will want to join your crew. Armed with unique abilities, these companions all have their own missions, motivations, and ideals. It’s up to you to help them achieve their goals, or turn them to your own ends
- Explore the corporate colony – Halcyon is a colony at the edge of the galaxy owned and operated by a corporate board. They control everything except for the alien monsters. Find your ship and explore the settlements, space stations, and other diverse locations in the Halcyon colony