Followers around the globe have been infatuated within the story of Lara Croft and Tomb Raider since again within the 90s when the primary games have been launched in 3D. Via its success, Core Design and MacSoft have been capable of launch sequels to the sport corresponding to Tomb Raider II: The Dagger Of Xian. Whereas the graphics within the recreation have been forward of its time, it doesn’t fairly meet the requirements of current day time. So a fan by the title of Nicobass has remastered the sport utilizing the Unreal four engine.
Within the technique of recreating Tomb Raider II: The Dagger Of Xian, Nicobass was capable of launch a VR model of the sport the place gamers will be capable to management Lara Croft in third individual.
Within the trailer above you may see the details that went into recreating the sport. Each graphic detail appears to be like enhanced and the world appears to be like completely totally different versus the 1997 model of the sport. Taking part in Tomb Raider II: The Dagger Of Xian in VR by means of the Oculus Rift and HTC Vive can be fairly magical.
There’s by no means been a Tomb Raider recreation launched for the virtual reality platform and this might make it the primary time ever. Whereas it’s a fan-made recreation, it nonetheless represents the core id behind the well-known franchise. For these of you interested by attempting out the sport in VR, listed below are the minimal specs:
Home windows Seven x64
Graphic card 2GB VRAM with Dx11 comptatible
4GB RAM (8GB strongly advisable)
6GB free disk area (1.eight gb for the downloaded file and four gb for the uncompressed folder)
Any software capable of open a .rar file (like Winrar)
Set up directions:
- Download the file
- Use winrar or else to extract the whole lot in a brand new folder
- If you have to set up some prerequisite (Framework three.5 and many others…) go to Engine/Extras/Redist/en-us/ and execute UE4PrereqSetup_x64.exe
- Create a shortcut of the exe in your desktop.
- Go to shortcut properties and add -vr to the tip of the target.
- Launch TombRaiderDOX.exe
In case you can’t begin it with all of those steps, attempt to launch it as administrator.
There’s been some complaints of movement illness as a result of digicam orientation and speedy motion. Make sure that to play cautiously when attempting out this demo VR recreation.