Sword Reverie Is A JRPG-Inspired VR Action Game Coming This Year


Sword Reverie is an upcoming JRPG-inspired motion VR recreation from Isekai Leisure with a hand-drawn anime visible type. Different inspirations embrace The Legend of Zelda and Ni No Kuni.

Within the outreach e mail we acquired from Isekai Leisure, fight mechanics have been described as being much like Gorn in an try and make you are feeling like Cloud from Remaining Fantasy VII or Kirito from Sword Artwork On-line.

Visually, the inspiration from Sword Artwork On-line is obvious. Nevertheless, so far as we will inform, it is a single-player offline VR motion recreation, not an internet RPG like Nostos or MMO like OrbusVR. It’s an open world recreation with varied biomes, dungeons, and areas to discover.

To get a have a look at what taking part in Sword Reverie is like, you possibly can watch this (admittedly tough) gameplay video from November 2019. It’s narrated with particulars on the sport’s construction and circulation and featured three minutes of gameplay footage that includes numerous exploration and a little bit of fight.

On the principle web site, the sport’s story is described as follows:

Visually you is likely to be remembered of Nostos, which is an internet VR survival RPG that promised so much in its cinematic debut trailer then largely under-delivered. Whereas Sword Reverie has an identical high quality bar for its idea artwork, the in-game artwork property look to be noticeably much less sharp. That being mentioned, from what we’ve seen this does look like made for VR headsets solely, which ought to imply a greater consideration to element in its gameplay design.

sword reverie town concept art

sword reverie town concept artFor extra particulars try the official Sword Reverie web site and go to the dev weblog for a behind the scenes have a look at the sport. And, keep watch over UploadVR subsequent week for extra on the upcoming recreation.

Sword Reverie is due out this 12 months for PC VR headsets.