Obsidian has announced that its sci-fi RPG The Outer Worlds will be getting story DLC in 2020. The announcement was made of the company’s forum in a post that celebrated The Outer Worlds nominations in The Game Awards categories of Best Narrative, Best Performance, Best RPG, and Game of the Year.
In the post Shyla, the social media manager of Obsidian, wrote:
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“To all of those who voted for us in The Game Awards, you are all fantastic and we are so grateful for your support. The reception to The Outer Worlds has been unbelievable to see, and even just being nominated means a lot. However, the journey isn’t over yet as we are excited to announce that we will be expanding the story through DLC next year! Details will be made available at a later date.”
In our review of The Outer Worlds Gareth wrote:
“The Outer Worlds is the game that fans have wanted Obsidian Entertainment to make for the better part of a decade. The story is the main attraction here, with Obsidian’s witty writing coming to the fore in an interesting and funny interstellar setting. If that’s what you look for in your RPGs, The Outer Worlds will not disappoint.”
You can read the full Outer Worlds review here
. As we were interested in the setting of The Outer Worlds we decided to compile a list
of what the settlements in the game would be like if they were run by game companies. Highlights include a magical Hat of Dreams, Isaac Clarke and Commander Shepard having a disagreement, settlements that constantly change the design, and a drug epidemic underpinning a settlement that’s supposed to be family-friendly.