Introduced at Disney fan expo D23 immediately, Oculus are teaming up with Marvel to deliver a brand new Rift unique title which helps you to play as considered one of “more than a dozen” characters from their comedian e book universe, with a bit of assist from the Oculus Touch controllers.
Take one iconic Marvel superhero, The Unimaginable Hulk, and throw him right into a co-operative, first particular person VR motion recreation with two barely much less iconic ones Rocket Racoon (Guardians of the Galaxy) and Captain Marvel, and you’ve got Oculus Studios’ newest title Powers United VR. These are the primary three characters to be demonstrated for the sport, which is able to ultimately provide up greater than a dozen playable Marvel characters at launch.
The sport, developed completely for the Rift & Contact by Sanzaru and Oculus Studios, enables you to be part of 2 different pals to battle “across the Marvel Universe”. As Hulk you’ll be able to, properly, smash stuff with Rocket Racoon bringing his love of unique weaponry to bear alongside Captain Marvel’s photon blasts.
Apart from that, and the truth that we’ll have to attend till 2018 to play it, Oculus’ blog post was a bit of gentle on details. Besides to state that if you happen to’re attending this 12 months’s San Diego Comedian Con you may be one of many first to get your fingers on the sport July 19 -23 at Marvel’s sales space.
It’s fascinating that Oculus noticed match to spotlight “full locomotion” as a headline function, with an increasing number of VR players seemingly demanding to decide on a extra immersive, if probably much less comfy approach to transfer by means of VR gameworlds.
You possibly can stay tuned to the official teaser web site for more information later within the 12 months.