The Outer Worlds News

The Outer Worlds' Latest Patch Takes a Small Step Towards Solving its Text Size Problem

Was someone playing with Phineas' Shrink Ray?

The Game Awards 2019 Nominations: Control and Death Stranding Among Top Nominees

And Smash Bros. gets some belated acknowledgement.

Obsidian CEO Says It Doesn't Plan On Expanding Too Much Under Microsoft

More resources doesn't mean Feargus Urquhart wants giant teams.

Obsidian Founder Feargus Urquhart, Whose Credits Include Fallout, Wants to be a Game Director Again

After years on the business side, founder Feargus Urquhart is ready to make games again.

The Outer Worlds Is "Designed to be Playable Without Color Information"

Unlike games that include colorblind modes, The Outer Worlds sought to bake those design principles in from the start.

A Speedrunner Has The Outer Worlds Down to Half an Hour

Even without major glitches, you can tear through Obsidian's latest right quick.

The Outer Worlds Devs on Upcoming Switch Port: We Were "Very, Very Surprised"

On USG's Axe of the Blood God podcast, Leonard Boyarsky sheds some light on how Outer Worlds for Switch came about.

In The Outer Worlds, it’s Easy to Miss All the Options for Your First Huge Choice

There's more to it than who you take your power regulator from.

How to Play The Outer Worlds For $5, And Get a Chalupa in the Process

For the price of a chalupa combo (yes, really), you can get some time with Xbox Game Pass.

Obsidian Developer Says Studio Can Focus on Games, Not Pitches, After Microsoft Buyout

Designer Brian Hines says Microsoft wants Obsidian to keep doing what's been working.

Microsoft Is Giving Updates on xCloud, X019, and Lots of Games on Tomorrow's Inside Xbox

We'll be seeing The Outer Worlds, Ghost Recon Breakpoint, and more games slated for release between now and X019.

Obsidian's The Outer Worlds Is Coming to Switch, Following Other Platforms

All those worlds, somehow crammed into one Switch cartridge.

The Outer Worlds is Coming to Xbox Game Pass at Launch in October

Obsidian's newest RPG is getting the first-party Xbox treatment.

Why The Outer Worlds Won't Repeat the Mistakes of Past Over-Ambitious RPGs

Obsidian wanted to avoid bloat and bugs with The Outer Worlds.

The Newest Outer Worlds Weapon Started as a Bug, and Other Notes From Today's Panel

Meet the Mandibular Rearranger, a weapon that functions as a facial slider gone mad.

Google Stadia, Epic, Unions: What We Learned From an Eventful Week in Games

It's been a busy week for games. Here are our biggest takeaways.

The Outer Worlds, Control, and Phoenix Point Head Up Titles Coming to the Epic Games Store

Epic is trying to sweeten the pot and bring PC players over to its store.

Obsidian Sheds More Light on How The Outer Worlds' Combat Will Work

Obsidian goes into more detail about companions, the VATS-like combat system, and more.

The Game Awards 2018 News Recap: Far Cry New Dawn, Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3, Mortal Kombat 11, The Outer Worlds, and More

It was a packed night of reveals at The Game Awards. Here are all the announcements!

Starfield Has Competition With Obsidian's The Outer Worlds

Obsidian's long-awaited return to the world of triple-A looks like a big one.