Valve dated the discharge of Half-Life: Alyx for March 23 through Steam.
The information comes through a tweet from the official Valve account together with just a few new screenshots from the sport.
In response to Valve, “Pre-Order bonuses for anybody who has bought a Valve Index will begin rolling out the week of March 2nd, starting with Steam VR House environments impressed by places in Half-Life: Alyx.”
The corporate additionally added that “We could have extra data on upcoming Valve Index availability quickly.” The headset has been unavailable for buy in latest weeks after being backordered into March. The corporate stated in January it hoped to be again in inventory earlier than the extremely anticipated VR recreation’s launch. As a reminder, some optionally available interactions are solely doable in Half-Life: Alyx with the corporate’s personal Index Controllers which had been developed alongside the sport itself. The controllers work with the high-end Index headset or others, just like the Vive, which might be suitable with Valve’s SteamVR Monitoring system. The sport is predicted to work with all PC VR headsets, together with Oculus Quest when used within the wired Oculus Hyperlink mode.
The VR launch — the primary new Half-Life recreation in additional than a decade — comes the Monday after the Sport Builders Convention in San Francisco.
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