Covert Ops Hits Quest + Rift In Late June

Summer season simply obtained sneakier; the Phantom: Covert Ops launch date is right here, and it’s coming to the Oculus Quest and Rift platforms on June 25.

Phantom: Covert Ops Launch Date Revealed

Fb confirmed the information as a part of its Recreation Builders Showcase happening in lieu of GDC this week. Phantom will probably be releasing on each platforms on the identical date, which is nice information contemplating different Oculus Studios-published initiatives like Lies Beneath are releasing on Quest first. Phantom had initially been aiming to launch late final 12 months however, clearly, that didn’t fairly occur. It’s already obtainable to wishlist on each the Quest and Rift shops, although.

Phantom is a promising stealth recreation by which gamers infiltrate a hostile facility by kayak. Over the course of the sport, you’ll paddle downstream, avoiding spotlights, taking cowl in reeds and selecting off enemies from afar. The sport has a full marketing campaign, too. Try the brand new trailer beneath, which exhibits Oculus Rift gameplay and guarantees loads of explosions. It’s captured on Rift however, relaxation assured, the very same content material is on Quest.

We’ve been hands-on with the sport a couple of instances now and we’ve obtained excessive hopes for it. The kayak setup makes for a superbly immersive expertise, with little to remind you of the actual world. What stays to be seen is simply how nicely the sport can retain that immersion all through the marketing campaign, and the way different components just like the AI — a sticking level for lots of VR stealth video games — maintain up.

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