The Outer Worlds: Peril on Gorgon DLC Releases September 9th

The Outer Worlds: Peril on Gorgon DLC Releases September 9th

Obsidian announces a new DLC for The Outer Worlds caled Peril of Gorgon.

The Outer Worlds: Peril on Gorgon DLC Releases September 9th

The quirky sci-fi Action-RPG The Outer Worlds will be getting a new DLC known as the Peril of Gorgon. The DLC was announced during the Xbox Games Showcase which will be releasing on Playstation 4, Xbox One and PC on September 9th.

The Outer Worlds: Peril on Gorgon features a brand new story where your crew explore a number of new areas as you try to unearth secrets about the Gorgon Project. The narrative follows a mysterious asteroid which by the name of the DLC probably isn’t the safest.

According to the announcement this is just the beginning of the DLC, a second story-based expansion is also in the works. This is fantastic news for players who want to continue their The Outer Worlds adventures. The trailer also shows off a number of weapons and terrible creatures.

You can check out the official features below:

Key Features:

  • Intrigue and danger: Search an abandoned Spacer’s Choice facility and encounter a cast of new characters as you uncover the mystery behind the sudden cancellation of the Gorgon Project.
  • New locations: Explore the treacherous canyons of the Gorgon Asteroid and encounter enemies that have been warped by science.
  • More science weapons: Discover three outlandish new science weapons, including the P.E.T. (Pest Extermination Tool), an exciting new melee weapon that draws in enemies for close-range attacks.
  • Expanded character customization and lore: An increased level cap, additional perks and flaws, wholly new armor sets, and several variants for existing gear. Plus, dig into the story of the Gorgon Asteroid with new Portable Phonograph audio logs that reveal the salacious secrets of a scientific experiment gone wrong.

Obsidian has quite the set of announcements during the Xbox Games Showcase, with Grounded getting more gameplay featured and a new fantasy first-person RPG set in the Pillars of Eternity universe called Avowed.

You can check out the announcement trailer below:

If you haven’t picked up The Outer Worlds yet, now’s a good time as it’s on sale on the Epic Games Store until August 26th for $29.99. If you want to know what we thought of the title be sure to check out our The Outer Worlds Review: Immense Interstellar Fun.

The Outer Worlds: Peril on Gorgon will be releasing on Xbox One, Playstation 4 and PC on September 9th 2020 which can be purchased separately or as part of the The Outer Worlds Expansion Pass. The Outer Worlds is currently available to play on Xbox One, PC and Nintendo Switch.

For more RPG news be sure to check out next Avowed A Fantasy RPG Announced By Obsidian and Fable Announced For Xbox Series X And PC.


News Editor at Fextralife. Yuria is an avid PC gamer and Twitch streamer who enjoys online multi-player games and believes games should have amazing storylines not just great graphics.

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