Generally, a recreation idea comes alongside that’s so wacky you’ll be able to’t assist however snigger. Jar Wars is a kind of video games. An upcoming multiplayer PVP VR recreation from builders FarCade, Jar Wars sees you play as a mind in a jar that makes use of ‘grabby clamps’ to compete in numerous video games to complete because the ‘final mind standing’.
As you’ll be able to see within the trailer embedded under, competing as a mind in a jar towards your pals (additionally enjoying as brains in jars), you’ll be competing “utilizing impractical weapons like big rockets, a hologram sword, and boxing gloves.” And the most effective half is, you received’t even have to attend lengthy — Jar Wars launches on February 24. Even higher, the sport is totally free to play.
The sport helps on-line multiplayer with as much as three associates and shall be totally cross platform, with assist for HTC Vive, Valve Index, Oculus Rift and Home windows MR headsets. The video games inside Jar Wars fluctuate from free-for-all battles the place you vie for “moon domination”, or 2v2 workforce battles set on an area rocket launch pad.
Jar Wars additionally has a system they name “out of physique locomotion,” a sort of motion that sends your mind jar shifting by way of house, away out of your commonplace first particular person viewpoint. Farcade say that this method feels “intuitive and permits you to navigate giant multiplayer arenas.” That being mentioned, if you do play in first particular person, you’ll be capable of see the water in your mind jar swishing round you, which is a humorous, if not considerably amusingly gross, element.
Jar Wars will launch on February 24 free of charge and is now accessible to wishlist on Steam.