Cross-platform Shooter ‘Space Junkies’ Launches on PSVR, Vive & Rift Today – Road to VR



Area Junkies Replace Brings New Map, Modes, Coaching Bots & Extra 3

Area Junkies (2019), the zero-G VR shooter from Ubisoft, simply acquired its ‘Episode three’ replace, which provides a bunch of recent content material to the sport on all supported platforms, together with PC VR headsets and PSVR.

Introduced on the Oculus weblog, Ubisoft’s Montpellier studio has added a brand new map to the sport known as ‘The Jail’, an deserted alien jail facility. The Jail is now the sport’s largest inside map, together with a number of ranges and canopy choices.

As for brand spanking new modes, Area Junkies now has a brand new 3v3 mode in addition to one thing known as ‘Chivalry mode’, which focuses on a brand new mid/long-range precision bow and arrow weapon.

 

Ubisoft says you possibly can select to let off three arrows out of your quiver or pull again on the bow longer to merge your photographs right into a single laser arrow for a extra highly effective punch. Chivalry mode additionally limits your gear to ratchet up the problem.

“Chivalry was impressed by certainly one of our Gameplay Programmers who likes to Cosplay and play with medieval swords,” explains Ubisoft producer Adrian Lacey. “Gamers loved shut quarter fight in our spherical battlespaces, so we determined to take it a step additional by including the ‘Bowminator’ to extend ability stage, encourage precision capturing, and add a tactical layer.”

A brand new character known as the Psychological Mollusk can also be now accessible, a member of the Quantic Calamari household.

 

Area Junkies, as soon as a multiplayer-only sport, now has coaching bots, which lastly permits you to hone your abilities in your lonesome. Ubisoft has added three problem modes. You’ll additionally have the ability to combat bots whilst you watch for multiplayer matches to queue up.

Area Junkies is presently 62% off by means of Steam (Index, Rift, Vive, Home windows VR) and the Oculus Retailer (Rift). The low cost lasts till July ninth. The sport can also be priced at $20 by means of the PS Retailer for PSVR.

When you’re searching for an nearer take a look at Area Junkies, try our in-depth evaluation to search out out why we gave it a strong [7.7/10].