Outriders is getting a massive update today called New Horizon. Adding to the game 4 new expeditions, transmog, the removal of the timer for expeditions, lots of new balancing adjustments, and so much more.

The update is huge but the key points are listed below.

Changes to Gear and Legendary Sets
  • We’ve partnered with the unofficial Outriders Outpost app (Outriders.app) to ensure that these changes are already live in the app as soon as possible! Visit Outriders.app to create and share your new builds! …

Four New Expeditions Added
  • What has been done?

    • We’ve added four brand new and massive Expeditions, taking you to previously unexplored areas of Enoch.

  • Why has this been done?

    • With the wealth of cool new stuff being added and great changes made to Outriders, we wanted to…

Tiago’s Store has been Reworked
  • What has been done?

    • Tiago’s store has been overhauled. It still sells Legendary gear, but now offers two additional options:

      • Re-roll the available Legendary gear on offer.

      • Purchase a mystery Legendary gear piece.

    • Both of these op…

Transmog System Added
  • What has been done?

    • We’ve added a brand new Transmogrification system to Outriders. This allows you to change the visual aspect of an item to that of another item, while maintaining the mods and stats of the original gear piece. For weapons, this will also inclu…

Changes to Class Trees

We’ve partnered with the unofficial Outriders Outpost app (Outriders.app) to ensure that these changes will be live in the app as soon as possible! Visit Outriders.app to create and share your new builds!
All Classes …

Quality of Life Improvements and other Upgrades and Changes

This section includes information about changes made Outriders in general since early April. Changes that have been newly implemented with the New Horizon Update are pre-faced with an [NH]. This is not an exhaustive list and we hav…

New Horizon Celebration Package Details

To celebrate the release of this update we have prepared a special New Horizon Celebration Package for all players, including new Demo players! Simply launch or download Outriders and start playing on any platform between November 16th, 3pm UTC / 8am PST an…

Change Notes Overview for the New Horizon Update

Headline Changes:

  • Expedition Timers have been removed

  • Four New Expeditions Added

  • Transmog System Added

  • Tiago’s Store has been Reworked

  • Legendary Loot Drops and Farming Information and Changes

  • Changes to Legendary Sets

  • Changes to …

Expedition Timers have been removed
  • What has been done?

    • Expeditions are no longer time restricted and the timer has become optional.

    • In this new system, finishing an expedition, regardless of how long it takes, will earn you the Expedition Reward.

  • Why has this been done?

Legendary Loot Drops and Farming Information and Changes

This section includes information from other sections here, but is designed to pull together the essential information on Legendary Loot farming changes that Outriders has undergone since launch.

  • What has been done?

    • ***New…

Changes to Mods

This section includes information about all changes made to mods that Outriders has undergone since early April. Changes that have been newly implemented with the New Horizon Update are pre-faced with an [NH] We’ve partnered with the unofficial Outriders Outpost app ([Outride…

Armor Mod buffs

  • Personal Space has had its damage bonus increased from 15% to 25% (August Patch)

  • Critstack has had it’s Anomaly Power boost increased by 21% (from base 5.79 to 7) (August Patch)

  • Stand Tall has had its base Firepower bonus increased by 20% and its base Anomaly Power by 16% …

Changes to Skills

This section includes information about all changes made to Skills that Outriders has undergone since early April. Changes that have been newly implemented with the New Horizon Update are pre-faced with an [NH] – we recommend using CTRL + F [NH] if you’re just inter…

Trickster
  • Slow Trap

    • [NH] A new effect for the “Speed Boost” mod has been added to the existing effect.

    • The existing effect is:

    • Allies within the sphere receive 0.2% movement speed bonus.

    • The additional new effect is:

    • Speed Boost will now reduce the duration of revive…

Technomancer
  • Pain Launcher

    • Reduced the base cooldown of Pain Launcher by 10 seconds, from 40 seconds to 30 seconds (August Patch)

  • Scrapnel

    • Reduced the base cooldown of Scrapnel by 5 seconds, from 22 seconds to 17 seconds (August Patch)

    • Increased the base damage of Scrapnel by 1…

Pyromancer
  • F.A.S.E.R Beam

    • F.A.S.E.R Beam base damage has been increased by 100% (From 0.3 to 0.6 base damage at level 1)

    • F.A.S.E.R Beam’s SPF has been set to 2.1 (Previously: 1.5) (June Patch)

    • SPF controls how much the F.A.S.E.R Beam skill benefits from Status Power attribute. Th…

Devastator
  • Impale

    • Changed the behaviour of the Devastator’s Impale, so that the game will detect impaled enemies as dead even before they disappear. (Early September Patch)

    • The HP Regen granted by the Impale skill has been increased by 50% (From 0.02 to 0.03 base regen at level 1) (Ju…

Outriders is now available for PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series, and PC.

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