Bethesda is presently ending up the works to launch three new VR games into the world: Fallout 4 VR, Skyrim VR, and Doom VFR. Fallout four VR and Skyrim VR are readapted from the unique recreation the place we’ll experience these adventurous universes in an immersive setting. Nevertheless, Doom VFR might be providing avid gamers one thing somewhat totally different.
Within the new video that Bethesda has launched at the moment, the creators discuss in-depth in regards to the upcoming Doom VFR recreation. Marty Stratton, Sport Director of Doom for instance defined that you simply gained’t be enjoying the Doom soldier that we’re all accustomed to. As an alternative, we’ll be enjoying as a personality named Dr. Peters who is part of the BFG program.
For these of you unfamiliar with BFG, it’s a program in a analysis facility the place they conduct some loopy checks. Originally of the sport, you’ll see your acutely aware self floating whereas your physique is being dismantled. All through the progress of the sport you’ll have the ability to put your acutely aware physique into robots and autos to take out the enemies.
Within the video, you may also see that you simply’ll be teleporting round as a substitute of utilizing locomotion mechanics. Whereas many discover this of hinderance in gameplay, Bethesda selected this selection because it jells effectively with how Doom is performed. Bethesda additionally explains that it’s not merely teleporting however one thing they name “Dash.” This motion isn’t on the spot teleportation however extra of a fast sprint to the mounted location. Sprint additionally permits you destroy your enemies as you’ll be able to “telefrag” into their our bodies and blow them up.
Robert Duffy, CTO at ID Software program defined that we’ll be seeing some new and acquainted areas inside Hell and Mars. You’ll have the ability to discover the huge environments and see belongings you’ve by no means seen in Doom 2016. The sport is suppose to have four+ hours of content material which makes it on a lengthier aspect for VR content material.
They’ve but to announce the official launch date for DOOM VFR however have acknowledged that it’ll be launching a while this 12 months. DOOM VFR might be releasing on the HTC Vive and PlayStation VR.