The Outer Worlds is finally here, having been released on 25 October.
Announced at The Game Awards in December 2018, this action RPG is available on PS4, Xbox One and PC at launch. A release date for the Nintendo Switch version is yet to be confirmed, but it's due some time in 2020.
In this article, we'll present you with all the most reliable options, but which one you go with is your choice.
We've already played the game, so read our review to find out if we like it (spoiler: we do). Alternatively, check out our round-up of everything we know about The Outer Worlds to find out more about how it plays.
If you're interested in other options, take a look at our definitive guide to the best upcoming games across all of the major platforms.
How to download The Outer Worlds
The Outer Worlds is available to download for your chosen platform now.
You can buy the game from the following stores:
- PlayStation UK Store (PS4) / PlayStation US Store (PS4)
- Microsoft Store UK (Xbox One) / Microsoft Store US (Xbox One)
- Nintendo UK Store (Nintendo Switch) / Nintendo US Store (Nintendo Switch)
How to order a physical copy
Although digital downloads are far and away the most popular method for accessing video games, some people are still drawn to physical copies to add to their collection. The good news is that they're still widely available.
Here’s the best places to pick up your copy in the UK:
- Amazon UK (PS4/Xbox/Switch)
- GAME (PS4/Xbox/Switch)
- Argos (PS4/Xbox/Switch)
- Very (PS4/Xbox/Switch)
- Currys (PS4/Xbox/Switch)
If you’re based in the US, here’s where you can get a copy:
- Amazon US (PS4/Xbox/Switch)
- Gamestop (PS4/Xbox/Switch)
- BestBuy (PS4/Xbox/Switch)
- Target (PS4/Xbox/Switch)
- Walmart (PS4/Xbox/Switch)
There are no other editions available for The Outer Worlds, but we think you'll be more than content with the standard version.