Half-Life: Alyx lastly has a launch date and it’s March 23rd. Essentially the most anticipated VR sport up to now is now only one month and ten days away, and Valve has launched some new screenshots to whet your urge for food.
Half-Life: Alyx will launch the week after GDC, an annual sport builders occasion which Valve has recurrently attended, and the place the corporate first debuted its VR initiatives manner again in 2015. The corporate introduced the sport in November 2019 with a trailer (beneath), promising a “full-length sport constructed from the bottom up for digital actuality:”
The sport is ready between the occasions of the unique Half-Life (1998) and Half-Life 2 (2004).
“Alyx Vance and her father Eli secretly mount the resistance to the brutal occupation of Earth by a mysterious alien race referred to as The Mix. As Alyx, gamers take the struggle to the Mix to avoid wasting the way forward for humanity,” Valve stated in its preliminary announcement. “Half-Life: Alyx was designed from the bottom up for Digital Actuality and options all the hallmarks of a basic Half-Life sport: world exploration, puzzle fixing, visceral fight, and an intricately woven story that connects all of it with the characters iconic to the Half-Life universe.”
Half-Life: Alyx will assist all SteamVR succesful headsets, like Valve Index, HTC Vive, Oculus Rift, Home windows VR, and Oculus Quest through Oculus Hyperlink.
Valve additionally shared just a few new screenshots of the sport, which we’ll throw up entrance on this gallery of all of the top quality screenshots which were launched up to now:
Valve additionally stated at this time that pre-order bonuses for the sport will begin rolling out on March 2nd, starting with customized SteamVR House environments based mostly on areas within the sport. Pre-order bonus content material can be stated to incorporate distinctive in-game skins and Half-Life: Alyx-themed content material in Counter-Strike: World Offensive.
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