The Outer Worlds Nintendo Switch Pre-Orders Now Live

By on May 22, 2020 at 8:32 pm. Filed in News under The Outer Worlds.

Pre-purchase your copy of The Outer Worlds on Nintendo Switch ahead of the game's launch in June.

After a brief delay pushed the release date for The Outer Worlds on Nintendo Switch to June, the game is finally available for pre-order on the Switch eShop. The Outer Worlds is a sci-fi RPG where players awaken aboard a colonist ship in the midst of a colony-wide conspiracy. Players will meet various factions and learn about the groups vying for power. The fate of Halcyon ultimately rests in your hands.

Pre-Order The Outer Worlds on Nintendo Switch

Nintendo Switch owners can now pre-purchase The Outer Worlds for for $59.99 on the Nintendo Switch eShop. The Outer Worlds will release on June 5, 2020. The game was originally slated to launch back in March, but was subsequently delayed due to issues involving the COVID-19 pandemic. Now that it’s coming to Switch, players will be able to enjoy this open-world adventure while on the go.

The acclaimed single-player RPG developed by Obsidian and published by Private Division initially released back in October 2019. The game is currently available on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC. The PC version is exclusively available through the Epic Games Store and Microsoft Store. However, the game will eventually come to Steam once the PC exclusivity deal is up. For more information, visit the official website for The Outer Worlds.

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The Outer Worlds (2019)
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In The Outer Worlds, you awake from hibernation on a colonist ship that was lost in transit to Halcyon, the furthest colony from Earth located at the edge of the galaxy, only to find yourself in the midst of a deep conspiracy threatening to destroy it. As you explore the furthest reaches of space and encounter various factions, all vying for power, the character you decide to become will determine how this player-driven story unfolds. In the corporate equation for the colony, you are the unplanned variable.