Oculus launched a video yesterday highlighting a number of the upcoming video games for Quest, the 6DOF standalone VR headset set to launch in Spring 2019. To our shock, not solely did we see that Trip Simulator was prominently featured, however we additionally caught a glimpse of the long-standing success Job Simulator (2016) too.
Owlchemy Labs confirmed with Highway to VR that Job Simulator will certainly be a launch title for Quest. The sport—itself a launch title on Vive, Oculus Contact, and PSVR—has seen its justifiable share of success over its three-year’s existence, profitable loads of awards and nabbing the primary spot three years in row for best-selling VR title on PlayStation Retailer (2016, 2017, 2018).
The sport’s sequel, Trip Simulator, isn’t a Quest launch title nonetheless; it’s set to launch someday this vacation season on Quest, though it should launch on Rift and Vive first (April ninth), after which comply with on PSVR sooner or later this summer time.
We went hands-on with Trip Simulator finally yr’s GDC, and it proved to be a extra expansive recreation that has refined most of the interactions launched in Job Simulator. Whereas it not solely guarantees one thing of a narrative line to comply with, the studio has included various new issues to the collection reminiscent of a customized avatar system, and likewise the potential for utilizing your AR-capable smartphone to work together with gamers whereas they’re enjoying in VR.