The latest co-op shooter from developers People Can Fly and publishers Square Enix, Outriders presents a co-op shooter experience across the PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC platforms.
Outriders is developed by People Can Fly, a studio known for Bulletstorm, Bulletstorm: Full Clip, Painkiller and their work on multiple entries in Ubisoft's Gears of War series, include a co-development credit on Gears of War: Judgement.
Outriders is described by their official site as:
"Square Enix and People Can Fly present Outriders; a 1-3 player, drop-in-drop-out co-op shooter set in an original, dark and desperate sci-fi universe."
Initially announced at E3 2019 after a leak shortly before the event, People Can Fly's website describes it:
"“OUTRIDERS is the game that we have been wanting to make for years,” said Sebastian Wojciechowski, Studio Head of People Can Fly. “We’re very happy to be working with Square Enix on this project, it’s a big undertaking for us and the team has grown considerably to work on the OUTRIDERS project. We now have over 200 developers at four international studios working on this project to make it our most ambitious shooter to date. We’re very excited to finally unveil OUTRIDERS to the world, and we can’t wait to show you more of the game.”
“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, unrivaled 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 later this winter.”