Oculus presented its first Oculus Game Expo as VR revealed some games in development for its VR platform. More footage was released from Resident Evil 4 VR and Lone Echo II, among others.
The remake of the popular horror game Resident Evil 4 for Oculus Quest 2 was first announced at Capcom’s Resident Evil Showcase last week. Got the audience During the Oculus Games Expo Watch more new game screenshots. Capcom, Armature Studios, and Oculus say they have been working on the game for several years. Resident Evil 4 VR will be playable in first person mode and at a frame rate above 30 frames per second. Oculus hasn’t exactly revealed its average frame rate.
About 4,500 in-game items have been fixed for this “full” VR version. Weapons and other things have been made interactive in this version, the scenes and animations of the characters have been updated to Unreal Engine 4, and AI has been directed at enemies to make it more compatible with the VR game. The game will be released later this year, according to Oculus, and the exact date has not been announced yet. Resident Evil 4 VR will only be playable with the Oculus Quest 2 headset.
After virtual reality game developer Ready At Dawn released the virtual reality game Lone Echo for Oculus VR headsets in 2017, Facebook bought the game studio in 2020. The game was well received and in 2018 Ready At Dawn announced the successor to Lone Echo II.
Color echo second The thread picks up where the first segment has stopped. The first VR game in the series was famous for using the Oculus VR range’s touch controls creatively and the Lone Echo II will use the same Game Mechanics. The Lone Echo II can be played on the Oculus Rift and on the Oculus Quest via Air Link. The game is expected this summer.
Episode 2 of Star Wars: Tales from the Edge of the Galaxy The Oculus Quest platform announced. Episode 2 is the sequel to the first installment of the game series released in November for Oculus Quest and Quest 2. The new installment is set once again on Batu planet, where robot and hacker repairmen take over. Game developer ILMxLAB has suggested two new characters, but hasn’t provided further details about the story yet. It appears that “Follow our website for more details.” Star Wars: Tales from the Galaxy’s Edge: Episode 2 is expected later in the year.
Developer Cloudhead Games has unveiled an expansion of VR shooter at the Oculus Gaming Showcase Whip a hexagon. This expansion, called Smoke & Thunder, contains five levels that tell a story set in the Wild West and will be released this summer for Oculus, PlayStation VR, and on PC via VR.
Game developer Pixel Toys has announced an update for VR shooter Warhammer 40K: Battle Sister. The free update, expected from June, will enable collaboration, introduce a new game mode and make available three new maps. Thanks to the update, Warhammer 40K: Battle Sister will also be playable on Oculus Rift.
Carve Snowboarding from the makers of the Nintendo 64 Classic 1080 Snowboarding has also been announced, as has VR.First person shooter After The Fall, escape from Wraith: The Oblivion and finally the Star Wars Pinball VR. The latter will be released on April 29.