Oculus has lastly revealed the value and launch date for Defector, the upcoming Rift unique from Oculus Studios and Twisted Pixel. Set for launch on July 11th for $20, the sport guarantees to ship action-movie thrills in VR. Together with the discharge date reveal, Oculus has provided a quick glimpse of latest gameplay.
A brand new Defector trailer reveals what Twisted Pixel hopes to attain with the sport: excessive octane set-piece motion constructed for VR:
And whereas the trailer options solely the identical airplane stage that we noticed final yr, Oculus right now additionally revealed a glimpse of some new gameplay that reveals some far more grounded run-and gun motion, albeit with some futuristic weaponry and a decidedly satisfying smash:
We’re hoping to see extra enjoyable gizmos and devices just like the blast glove when Defector launches on July 11th. The $20 price ticket, nevertheless, is a little bit of a shock contemplating that that is an Oculus Studios title; it means that the sport isn’t going to be significantly lengthy or replayable.
Oculus notes that Defector presents “branching gameplay in order that the end result of every mission is set by your selections and actions,” in addition to elective goals which provide unlocks which might change the feel and appear of the sport.
Twisted Pixel’s first VR title, Wilson’s Coronary heart (2017), delivered a sophisticated an atmospheric expertise however got here up a bit quick within the enjoyable division. We’re excited to see how the studio’s VR expertise has developed since then, and what it comes up with when motion is the first focus.