The VR Game Launch Roundup: From Painting to Sword Fighting it’s a Strong Start to October
As we move onto October, VRFocus welcomes a host of new virtual reality (VR) titles, including several long-awaited releases. Make sure to check out our accompanying video compilation for a visual guide to each release. These roundup articles and accompanying video compilation are posted every Friday afternoon to cover all the great upcoming releases so stay tuned.
Concrete Genie – PixelOpus
In Concrete Genie, you play as a young artist, Ash. Create art and restore the colours of his gloomy fishing town, Denska. Draw and paint free-style while solving puzzles along the way. Watch your creations come to life in this action-adventure. But the bullies of the town are out to get him and his artwork. Can Ash overcome the bullies and succeed in restoring life to the town? Concrete Genie is a PlayStation 4 exclusive with Playstation VR compatibility.
Asgard’s Wrath – Sanzaru Games
A Norse-themed action VR adventure is coming soon from Sanzaru Games. Jump into this mythical world and join forces with gods and goddesses. Immerse yourself in VR combat filled with mythology in your fight to become the next Asgardian god.
Swords Of Gargantua – Yomuneco Inc.
New from Japanese developer Yomuneco comes new combat experience Swords Of Gargantua, where you build up teams of armoured enemies and take part in hyper-realistic VR swordsmanship. Making use of the Vive Cosmos’ new inside-out tracking capabilities, and featuring 50 single-player missions and 30 weapons to unlock, this could be the definitive immersive fighting experience.
- Supported Platform(s): Vive Cosmos
- Launch Date: 11th October
KENDO – VSTECHNOLOGIES
KENDO is a room-scale VR training application revolving around the traditional Japanese martial art. Featuring options to train to your own imported music library and the options to adjust speed, behaviour, as well as attack and defence techniques. Developed and published by VSTECHNOLOGIES.
EducationXR – Heizenrader LLC, Zygote Medical Education
With 3D models and animation created by biomedical experts and definitions approved by anatomy professors, this visually stunning VR medical platform could change the face of medical teaching forever. Learn to zoom and move the animated anatomy parts. Currently featuring 2 demo cases, many other ultra-realistic cases are being worked on.