Massive VR Boss Battler Titan Arena Reemerges As Rise of the Titan

It’s been simply over a 12 months since we’ve heard from Titan Area. This week, although, it reemerged with a unique identify.

The VR boss battling recreation, which takes affect from the likes of Shadow of the Colossus, failed a Kickstarter crowdfunding marketing campaign late final 12 months. However developer Lightbound Studio didn’t quit there. This week, it debuted model new footage for the sport together with a brand new identify; Rise of the Titan.


The video footage above comes from Reddit. Writing in a Steam replace, the developer reasoned that the earlier identify made folks consider a wave shooter. Rise of the Titan, in the meantime, intends to replicate the sport’s narrative-driven marketing campaign.

Its identify is perhaps completely different however Rise of the Titan nonetheless appears very promising. The sport has you battling large robots in enviornment battles. You navigate worlds utilizing each easy locomotion and a tether that vaults you round ranges. It’s additionally used for scaling bosses so you may climb on high of them to trigger actual injury. There are additionally smaller enemies to struggle and, as the brand new footage exhibits, different environments to discover.

Lightbound had hoped to boost $30,000 in its Kickstarter marketing campaign, although ended its run with simply over half of that. On the time, the developer vowed to proceed on with improvement for the sport.

Elsewhere, Lightbound confirmed the sport would now be releasing in 2020 as a substitute of 2019. It’s due for launch on Rift and Vive, although the crew says it’ll launch on Quest ‘if potential’. You’ll be able to wishlist it on Steam (ignore the discharge date) proper right here.