Followers of It’s At all times Sunny in Philadelphia can now leap proper into the loopy world of The Gang because of the present’s brand-new, absolutely scripted VR experience, Challenge Badass.
Utilizing by no means earlier than seen footage, Challenge Badass provides viewers an opportunity to aim a daredevil stunt with fan favourite character, Mac, as a part of one in all his notorious movies featured on the present. The stunt will get off to a tough begin for Mac as his buddies attempt to kill his vibe. Dennis and Dee plead for Mac’s companion in crime–you, the viewer– to contemplate your personal security and hop off whilst you nonetheless have the possibility. In the meantime, Frank brings alongside a bikini clad babe who struts round on the pier earlier than take off. Nonetheless, Mac doesn’t let his buddies’ antics get him down. Quickly sufficient, the 2 of you’re deep inside a billow of smoke as you pace straight towards the Atlantic Ocean. Will you and Mac survive? Followers should watch to seek out out; however they will make sure that they’ll be left gasping for breath by the point the loopy, hilarious four-minute experience involves an in depth.
Challenge Badass was cleverly launched in correlation with final evening’s all new episode, “PTSDee” (Wednesday, February 15 at 10 PM ET/PT on FXX,) that includes its very personal VR storyline as effectively. Certain to be full of guffaws, the episode, written by Charlie Day, Glenn Howerton and Rob McElhenney and directed by Jamie Babbit, finds Dee on an epic mission to show she’s the best factor to ever occur to a male stripper whereas Mac and Frank find yourself getting sucked right into a virtual reality battle sport that leaves Mac with a really actual model of PTSD.
Now in its twelfth season, It’s At all times Sunny is having fun with a few of its very best scores but. The primary 5 episodes maintain the title for the 5 most watched telecasts in FXX historical past, and complete viewership between Adults 18-49 is at a 21 % enhance from season eleven.
Followers desirous about occurring the experience of their lives with Mac can take a look at www.fxnetworks.com/projectbadass to look at a 360-degree experience and to seek out out extra info on the right way to watch the total immersion model by means of the Jaunt VR app, available for obtain to be used on each main phone and VR headset, together with Google cardboard devices.
It’s At all times Sunny has all the time finished humor effectively, and now it’s doing VR effectively, too. The joint launch of a VR Scripted Immersion Expertise with Jaunt and a VR storyline woven into its comedic, award profitable episodic format will expose hundreds of thousands of viewers to the world of virtual reality, and can probably draw fairly just a few curious VR nerds to the present’s effectively established humor as effectively.
And in case you wished to see Glenn Howerton battle it out in VR, on your viewing pleasure, we dropped him into House Pirate Coach when he stopped by VRScout Studios.