Square Enix, creators of the iconic Final Fantasy and Tomb Raiders franchises, unveiled Outriders. From the developers of Gears of War Judgement and Bulletstorm, People Can Fly, Outriders will release on Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and PC in Summer 2020, marking a key release for the company. Square Enix External Studios, the minds behind Sleeping Dogs and Just Cause, delivers Outriders, a 1-3 player, drop-in-drop-out, co-op shooter, set in an original dark and desperate sci-fi universe.
“People Can Fly is the perfect partner for us to create a game like Outriders. They have a great history of creating high-quality shooters, plus an unmatched level of experience and expertise in the Unreal game engine, unrivalled in the gaming industry,” Said Lee Singleton, Co-Head of Studio at Square Enix External Studios.
“Outriders is a very exciting project for us at Square Enix External Studios. We’re focusing on giving players a true AAA co-op shooter with a deep feature set and strong narrative,” said Jon Brooke, Co-Head of Studio at Square Enix External Studios. “The team at People Can Fly really know how to make gunplay feel tight and powerful and we can’t wait to show you more later this winter.”
Square Enix additionally revealed a behind the scenes look at the development of Outriders, along with a message from People Can Fly.