TOKYO (October 9th, 2020) – Square Enix Co., Ltd., is excited to announce OUTRIDERS™, the highly anticipated upcoming RPG-Shooter from People Can Fly, the developers of Gears of War: Judgment and BULLETSTORM, and Square Enix External Studios, the minds behind SLEEPING
DOGS® and JUST CAUSE®, will be releasing worldwide on February 2nd, 2021.
OUTRIDERS will feature full cross-play compatibility across all formats, meaning players across PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, and PC will be able to play together regardless of what platform they are on.
Players who purchase OUTRIDERS on current-gen consoles will also be able to upgrade from PlayStation 4® to PlayStation 5® or from Xbox One to Xbox Series X|S for free with Smart Delivery.
“We’re very happy to announce that we can offer full cross-play support and a free next-gen upgrade plan for OUTRIDERS players. Even if you’re not picking up your PS5 or Xbox Series X quite yet, we’ve got you covered. If you buy the current-gen version of OUTRIDERS, we’ll give you the next-gen version for free,“ said Jon Brooke, Co-Head of Studio at Square Enix External Studios.
“We’re taking a little bit longer to ensure players have the best possible experience with OUTRIDERS, we’re also including new features like Cross-Play which will make our game much more accessible on all platforms.” added Lee Singleton, Co-Head of Studio at Square Enix External Studios.
OUTRIDERS will release in Asia on PlayStation 5®, PlayStation 4®*, Xbox Series X|S and Xbox One on February 2nd, 2021. Steam version will be available a day after.
Note: To upgrade PS4 disc copies of OUTRIDERS, players will need a PS5 console with a disc drive.
Xbox One: United States