At E3 right this moment, Revolt unveiled some recent gameplay footage and revealed extra particulars behind Sniper Elite VR, the critically acclaimed shooter’s first VR recreation. The studio additionally confirmed that PS Intention help is unquestionably coming to the PSVR model of the sport along with help for PC VR headsets.
Created in partnership with UK-based studio Simply Add Water, Sniper Elite VR takes place in World Conflict II Italy, set previous to the occasions of Revolt’s newest entry within the collection, Sniper Elite four (2017). Not like earlier Sniper Elite titles, the VR recreation is delivered within the first-person.
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With a model new story written by Tony Schumacher, creator of the John Rossett novels, Sniper Elite VR embeds you within the Italian resistance combating towards the Nazis the place you’ll be capable to discover an array of maps together with villages, airfields, and underground bunkers as you battle again to rid Sicily of the U-Boat menace.
Weaponry is claimed to incorporate sniper rifles (in fact), SMGs, pistols, and the tactical ‘Welrod’ suppressed pistol to call a number of.
Furthermore, Revolt says Sniper Elite VR will function free motion, which within the video seems to incorporate teleportation as a locomotion technique a minimum of on PSVR. The studio hasn’t talked about its full checklist of supported locomotion strategies, so we hope to seek out out extra right here at E3.
What’s significantly fascinating is how Revolt managed to incorporate the collection’ patented X-Ray Kill Cam. In response to the video, the sport whisks you on an on-rails flight following the trail of your bullet, the place you then get an up shut and private have a look at the bone-shattering outcomes of a nicely positioned shot.
Revolt says they’re supporting PS Intention, Transfer controllers, in addition to DualShock four gamepad on PSVR.
Sniper Elite VR is about to reach on the PlayStation Retailer for PSVR, and for PC VR headsets through the Oculus Retailer, Steam, and Viveport. There’s nonetheless no launch date on the books, so we’ll simply have to attend and see for now.