Odd Bug Studio has simply announced their first ever sport known as The Misplaced Bear. This new sport is described to be a 2D platformer completely made for PlayStation VR the place you’ll be controlling the narrative of the story in an immersive cinematic setting.
You’ll be enjoying the sport as a younger woman named Walnut who units out to rescue her teddy bear and produce her again dwelling. The participant sits inside a 3D diorama, impressed by puppet present theatre, that displays what’s occurring inside the sport and alters as the sport progresses.
“Walnut’s story originates from my little sister, who always wandered off to the woodlands with her teddy bear by her side,” mentioned Daniel Robinson, Recreation Director at Odd Bug Studio. “She has all the time impressed me via her bravery and willingness to beat her fears. And so, this sport is all a few younger woman known as Walnut additionally overcoming her fears when she is alone in a wondrous, surreal and harmful world.
The undertaking began at Norwich College of the Arts and ‘Dare to be Digital 2013’ the place myself and two shut pals wished to perform a dream by creating our very personal sport. We have been impressed each by Limbo and Jap European puppet exhibits (our artwork director Harry is from the Czech Republic) and we teamed up with Fabrik Video games to create and launch The Misplaced Bear on PlayStation VR.”
Gamers can be utilizing the Dualshock four movement controllers as the sport was designed to create mechanics that didn’t intrude on Walnut’s story, however would give the participant management of the 2D surroundings utilizing the 3D area.
According to Robinson, The diorama, the surroundings that surrounds the participant, was “created to help fully immerse the player into Walnut’s world. It’s a 3D and 2D diorama that mirrors the 2D world; offering a visual language in which it subtly reflects the progress of Walnut through the game.”
The Misplaced Bear is ready to launch subsequent month on the PlayStation retailer. Make certain to maintain the sport in thoughts because it feels like an intriguing story with a novel approach of enjoying the sport on the PSVR.