Outriders are going to be the next co-op shooter game from People Can Fly, the developers of Bulletstorm, reveals Square Enix. People Can Fly already made it’s marked in the gaming industry, especially in the shooting genre, with its games Painkiller and Bulletstorm. Painkiller was launched in 2004. Apart from Painkiller and Bulletstorm, they have also made other popular games including Gears of War: Judgement, Duty calls and Fortnite.
What is the Story of Outriders?
The trailer launched on YouTube gives some glimpses of the game, indicating lots of murders and the usage of exotic weaponry. The trailer shows humans have landed in the estranged world of Enoch trying to track mysterious signals. The teaser, although doesn’t reveal much, one can expect a lot of shooting and brutality in the game. This will be a AAA shooter game.
Outriders are “dark, modern shooters” as has been described by People Can Fly. Typically, they are weird looking alien species. Outriders were used by Marvel Comic’s villains Thanos and Black Order in the Battle of Wakanda. Going by the character traits, they have four clawed arms, sharp teeth, and blue colored blood. They have black and yellow leather skin and are known for their possession of superhuman powers.
This dark co-op shooter game will be a solo as well as a three player game. It is being developed for PCs, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. Around 200 people are working on this project.
“Outriders is the game that we have wanted to make for years,” says Sebastian Wojciechowski from People Can Fly. Outriders are also People Can Fly’s first project since they separated from Epic games in 2015. The science fiction game is still a mystery until released. The game is expected to be released in summer 2020.