‘Stardust Odyssey’ is a Co-op Space Shooter Coming to PSVR This Winter – Road to VR


In PlayStation’s State of Play broadcast final night time, a mysterious new spaceship shooter from Agharta Studio was revealed for PSVR, which is slated to reach someday this winter.

Though the sport put you within the pilot seat of a spaceship traversing the galaxy, it’s not purported to be ‘exhausting sci-fi’. The sport’s artwork director and idea artist Jordan Parrin says in a PS blogpost that Stardust Odyssey is reasonably based mostly on an “80’s-style, French sci-fi universe impressed by the likes of Mœbius and Jean-Claude Mezières, leaning extra in direction of a world of fantasy based mostly on magic and never industrial, superior expertise.”

The sci-fi journey is claimed to be playable in both single or co-op mode; the studio says it can provide up 14 ranges which can be “stuffed with treasures and secrets and techniques,” and loads of degree bosses and underlings alongside the way in which.

'Stardust Odyssey' is a Co-op House Shooter Coming to PSVR This Winter – Street to VR 9Picture courtesy Agharta Studio

Right here’s Agharta’s description of the sport:

The evil of the Abyss has returned, and it’s as much as you to cease the menace! Leap aboard your Ethercraft and discover essentially the most highly effective convoys of the world of Stardust Odyssey! Discover the 9 Relics and use your magic in opposition to the Guardians to revive the stability of your world. Navigate via service provider ships stuffed with treasures, seek for the mysterious hidden Ethers, improve your ship, and defeat colossal Guardians in epic boss battles! However watch out for the creatures of the Abyss hidden at midnight…

Agharta Studio, the Lyon, France-based group behind Shufflepuck Cantina Deluxe (2016) for Oculus Rift, hasn’t made point out whether or not they’ll convey Stardust Odyssey to PC VR too. It’s at present listed as PSVR-only, though it can help PS Transfer controllers, the creators say.

We’re certain to get an even bigger reveal nearer to its Winter 2019 launch, and hopefully much more data to point out extra of the sport’s total scope. Right here’s a fast sizzle reel taken from State of Play to whet your urge for food:

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