Outriders is the upcoming shooter/RPG that casts gamers as super-powered warriors attempting to endure and prosper on the hostile world of Enoch. However, if you believe this is a conventional shooter that has you bending behind cover and utilizing medkits to recover, then reconsider. Publisher Square Enix and designer People Can Fly simply launched a brand-new trailer for Outriders that stresses the video game’s capability to keep the action moving.
The trailer (above) goes through the “Mantras of Survival,” which are truly simply 4 suggestions that you ought to bear in mind while playing Outriders. They make a great deal of sense separately, however as an entire, the paint the photo of a video game that wishes to keep gamers moving and shooting continuously, instead of getting captured in extended shooting-gallery encounters. The suggestions consist of things like “cover is for cowards” and “eliminate to recover,” so Outriders absolutely doesn’t encourage conservative play.
The other two pointers are “think aggressive” and “powers on tap.” That first one is self-explanatory, but the second means that you have an array of special abilities with generous cooldowns, so you shouldn’t worry about saving them only for dire situations – and that you shouldn’t just always be shooting stuff with your firearms.
If you want to learn even more about Outriders, you can check out our entire hub of content from when we featured the game on our cover. In fact, you can read that entire cover story right now. One the other hand, if you prefer your Outriders content with a dash of humor, you can watch our rapid-fire Interview with game director Bartek Kmita and lead writer Joshua Rubin.
Outriders releases on February 2 for PS5, Xbox Series X/S, PS4, Xbox One, and PC. It is also coming to Google Stadia, but that version does not struck up until an undefined date later on in 2021.