- The player-driven story RPG: In keeping with the Obsidian tradition, how you approach The Outer Worlds is up to you.
- You can be flawed, in a good way: New to The Outer Worlds is the idea of flaws.
- Lead your companions: During your journey through the furthest colony, you will meet a host of characters who will want to join your crew.
- Explore the corporate colony: Halcyon is a colony at the edge of the galaxy owned and operated by a corporate board. They control everything.