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Out of Space Review

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Posted: 11 months ago, last updated 3 months ago.

Author: @AntHaigh, @GeekDadGamer and Jo Robertson.

OverviewOverview

Out of Space is a co-operative game about living together on a space ship. You and your cohabitants have to build a sustainable spaceship, as well as making it a cosy home. All is not plain sailing though, as you come across deadly alien infestations, a lack of resources and (not forgetting) a long list of housework to get done.

Each of the spaceship levels are procedurally generated so you have a different challenge each time you play. This combines with the fun of playing with other people to make it a game that's easy to pick up and play while also requiring some strategy about prioritising your short and long term commitments and challenges.

As you play you unlock items you can purchase with in game currency and place in your spaceship to make it more of a home.

DetailsGame Details

Content Rating: PEGI 3

Release Date: 25/11/2020

Platforms: PC, PS4, Switch and Xbox One

Genres: Action, Puzzle, Simulation and Strategy

Accessibility: 9 features

Developer: Behold Studios (@BeholdStudios)

CommitmentCommitment

Duration: It takes between 10 minutes and 15 minutes to play a round of this game. Out of Space has short matches of around 10 minutes with procedural ships created each time you play, length of play depends how well you deal with the ships issues.
 
Players: You can play with 4 players in the same room, but you can’t play it online. You can play on the same system with up to 4 players who each need a controller and share the same screen.

CostsCosts

Out of Space usually costs £7.99 to £8.99.
 

Out Of Space: Couch Edition

XBox Store Xbox One £8.39
PlayStation Store PS4 £7.99
Switch Store Switch £8.99
 
Does not offer in-game purchases, 'loot boxes' or 'battle/season passes'.

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