Actually, the Nintendo Switch version of The Outer Worlds was supposed to come out on March 6. However, because of the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, the release was pushed back. Now, Switch port has a new release date: June 5.

It will not be only available for a digital download and a physical cartridge. Both editions will cost $59.99 to purchase. The physical cartridge version requires an additional day patch to optimize gameplay. Also, it’s expected to be up to 6 GB of space.


Back in October 2019, The Outer Worlds launched first for PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. It helped itself to own a lot of its loyal fans. It is an action role-playing game (RPG) featuring a first-person perspective. It developed by Obsidian Entertainment.

So what is this game?

In the beginning, the plyer can choose their own character and unlock a ship, which is the story’s central hub space. Players can meet and recruit non-player characters as teammates who have their own personal missions and stories. Different companion has its own individual skills and special attacks, and it can also develop its own skill specialization. 

The fun point in this gam eis you can create numerous dialogue decisions, when the team are exploring, which will impact the games story developing. There are many side stories. Therefore, "Player Choice" is really important to the game.

The player can use various weapon types such as melee and firearms, which have three types: light, heavy and energy. They can apply stealth or social skills (persuasion, lying and intimidation) to avoid combat altogether. 

As the game progress, players gain their own experience points, which can level up their skills and unlock new skills, which are further divided in two three categories: Science, Medical, and Engineering. In the meanwhile, players also will have their flaws, how to protect themselves also need to consider.