The Outer Worlds is the latest RPG from Obsidian Entertainment which leverages its incredible writing to create memorable characters. Thankfully, some of these characters are capable of being recruited as companions! Their main job is to aid you in combat, but you'll also find them interjecting during conversations with other NPC's on occasion. The companion system in The Outer Worlds is quite expansive, and this guide will serve as a deep-dive into companion mechanics, including how to recruit each of the six companions! Additionally, this guide was created to be as spoiler-free as possible.
Your squadmates are the beating heart of every Mass Effect game. They are invaluable, responsible for some of the most gut wrenching and heartwarming moments in the entire series. We don’t know yet what kind of moments we’ll have with our new companions in Mass Effect: Andromeda, but here are the few things we do know about them.