The Outer Worlds, Obsidian’s satirical super-corporate first-person RPG, is getting a brand new, polished-up model. The Outer Worlds: Spacer’s Alternative Version will convey you the bottom game and each DLCs alongside a set of graphical and gameplay tweaks to make it shine on the present era of consoles. To not fear, although, the PC model will get to profit, too.
The brand new version of the game will launch on March 7, and guarantees “Increased decision graphics, a dynamic climate system, overhauled lighting and environments, improved efficiency and cargo instances, enhanced particulars on characters, an elevated stage cap” and “far more,” which is not massively informative however actually is tantalising.
There’s excellent news and unhealthy information. The unhealthy information is that, in the event you already personal the bottom game and all its DLC, you will not simply get upgraded to the Spacer’s Alternative version without spending a dime. The excellent news is that you’ll internet your self a fairly hefty low cost: Gamers who personal the entire set can nab the improve for $9.99 slightly than pay the complete $59.99 price ticket. I suppose whether or not that is good worth or not will depend upon what “far more” is packing.
For probably the most half, we favored the unique Outer Worlds round right here. Tom Senior scored the game 79% in his Outer Worlds evaluation, saying it would “lack depth,” however that it was “fluffy and straightforward to take pleasure in”. It was a great instance of what Tom referred to as “Saturday morning cartoon video games,” and you may have a fairly good time with it, supplied you were not anticipating to have your thoughts blown.
The Outer Worlds: Spacer’s Alternative Version already has a web page up on each Steam and the Epic Video games Retailer, so you’ll be able to head over to the outlet of your alternative for wishlisting functions, in the event you fancy it. Hopefully, it is releasing simply in time to whet our whistle for more information on the upcoming Outer Worlds 2, which acquired introduced in a really cheeky trailer again in 2021.