After affirmation final month that the sport can be coming to the platform, Borderlands 2 VR is now obtainable on PC. The PC launch comes virtually a full 12 months after the preliminary launch on PlayStation VR in December final 12 months.
The sport is out there on the Steam retailer and helps Oculus Rift, HTC Vive and the Valve Index – the latter of which is a pleasant addition, because it was not listed when the PC VR model’s launch date was introduced final month.
In fact, the sport was not initially designed for VR – it’s a port of the unique Borderlands 2 sport on PC and consoles. Which means, a bit like Skyrim VR and different ports, the sport isn’t constructed from the bottom up for VR. Regardless of this, David was nonetheless a fan of the sport in his evaluate of the PSVR model, and any complaints got here from a spot of affection for the Borderlands franchise.
Nevertheless, maybe David’s largest gripe with the PSVR model was the shortage of any type of co-op multiplayer, which the unique model of the video games leaned so closely on. “Borderlands 2 VR is an effective port of an important sport that might have been higher,” he wrote. “The small gameplay tweaks aren’t sufficient to rewrite a sport that was designed round four-player co-op, however the core of the expertise is so robust, rewarding, and entertaining that it serves as a feature-rich and thrilling VR shooter in its personal proper regardless of its flaws.”
The PC VR model doesn’t help multiplayer both, nevertheless, it does embody all of the DLC content material that was lacking from the PSVR model (which was just lately added to that platform as nicely).
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