All News tagged with 'PlayStation VR'

Borderlands 2 VR Announced, Arriving This December

While the long wait for Borderlands 3 continues, Gearbox are hoping to soften the heartache with a special VR version of the second game. Borderlands 2 VR will arrive on PlayStation VR before the end of the year.

Posted 8 days ago by Sam Quirke, 0 comments

Astro Bot Rescue Mission is The Highest Rated VR Game on Metacritic

At the time of writing, Team ASOBI's ASTRO BOT Rescue Mission has soared to the top of the ratings board Metacritic, becoming the most highly rated VR game on the aggregator and performing exceptionally well elsewhere.

Posted 8 days ago by Sam Quirke, 2 comments

Remake of Classic MacVenture Shadowgate Is Headed to Consoles

Originally released in 1987, Shadowgate is a MacVenture point-and-click game in which players explore the titular castle and hope to defeat an evil lord. A remake released on PC is now headed to PlayStation 4.

Posted 15 days ago by Sam Quirke, 0 comments

Tetris Effect Set to Tetronimo Your Mind This November

In case you missed it, Tetris Effect is the new game from the mind of Rez creator Tetsuya Mizuguchi. Fusing the classic blocky puzzler with Rez's signature mind-blowing audiovisual melange, Tetris Effect is arriving in November.

Posted 1 month ago by Sam Quirke, 1 comment

If Everyone is Playing Skyrim VR, Why Aren't They Unlocking More Trophies?

Sony recently revealed that Skyrim VR is the "most played" VR game on their proprietary headset. Yet our statistics show that Skyrim VR players are getting nowhere in the trophy list. So what are they all up to?

Posted 1 month ago by Sam Quirke, 15 comments

Weekend Announcements September 7-9th: EDF Iron Rain, Wizards Tourney and More

While we'll be endeavouring to bring you as many of the TGS titles as we can throughout the week, we had ten new games that appeared over the weekend.

Posted 1 month ago by Rebecca Smith, 2 comments

Déraciné Release Date Revealed in New Trailer

A surprise announcement from Sony's E3 conference was that Souls factory FromSoftware were developing a VR adventure game. Now there's a release date for their ghostly experiment -- it'll be here in November.

Posted 1 month ago by Sam Quirke, 0 comments

Trover Saves the Universe's Sweary Weirdness Revealed in PAX West Videos

The bizarre VR adventure revealed at E3 this year gets two more videos at PAX West. A new trailer is frankly just a trippy mess of profanity-ridden insanity, while a full gameplay demo walkthrough... is the same, but longer.

Posted 1 month ago by Sam Quirke, 0 comments

Weekend Announcements Pt 3: The Dark Pictures, The Missing, Tokyo Chronos & More

The final part of our weekend announcements trilogy brings the remaining nine titles out of the 27 we've introduced today. Eight of these remaining titles are confirmed for PlayStation 4, with two heading specifically for PSVR.

Posted 1 month ago by Rebecca Smith, 2 comments

Weekend Announcements Pt 2: Hollow Knight, Scribblenauts, Monster Jam and More

Part 2 brings along another nine games. Unlike the first list, only six are confirmed for PlayStation 4, and one of them is coming specifically for PlayStation VR.

Posted 1 month ago by Rebecca Smith, 3 comments

Weekend Announcements August 24-26th Pt. 1: Desperados III, Falcon Age, and More

This week brings another 27 new titles for your perusal, and once again we've had to split the article into three parts — part one includes the first nine titles.

Posted 1 month ago by Rebecca Smith, 2 comments

PlayStation Plus Free Titles for September 2018: Destiny 2 and God of War III

September's PS Plus free titles include Destiny 2, God of War III Remastered, QUBE Director's Cut, Another World, Foul Play and Sparkle 2.

Posted 1 month ago by Sam Quirke, 19 comments

Weekend Announcements Pt 3: Uppers, The Shapeshifting Detective, and More

The final part of our weekend announcements trilogy brings the remaining ten titles out of the 28 we've introduced today. All of these remaining titles are confirmed for PlayStation 4.

Posted 1 month ago by Rebecca Smith, 2 comments

Weekend Announcements August 17-19th Pt 1: Bus Simulator, Jagged Alliance & More

This time I'm bringing another whopping 28 titles to your attention and we've had to split the article into three parts -- part one includes the first nine titles.

Posted 1 month ago by Rebecca Smith, 3 comments

Weekend Announcements Pt 2: Sunless Sea, World of Horror and More

Now that part 1 has introduced the first of today's 20 new titles, part 2 brings along the remaining ten games. Unlike the first list, these are all confirmed for PlayStation 4, with some also coming to PlayStation VR.

Posted 2 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 1 comment

Weekend Announcements August 10-12th Pt 1: EDF 5, Bee Simulator and More

This week's article will begin catching up on everything that has been missed over that period, and we have a whopping 20 titles to introduce today. Part one includes the first ten titles.

Posted 2 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 2 comments

We Happy Few: Uncle Jack Live is a New PS VR Exclusive

We Happy Few releases today, and PlayStation VR owners get an extra treat in the form of We Happy Few: Uncle Jack Live VR. Help produce the show for Wellington Wells' most renowned celebrity, and keep people happy!

Posted 2 months ago by Sam Quirke, 0 comments

Activism Through Gaming: A Conversation with Tigertron's James Mielke

You've saved the world a million times in games by now, but what are you doing to save your own world, here and now? Tigertron is hoping its debut game, Jupiter & Mars, will move players to find their inner eco-activist.

Posted 2 months ago by Mark Delaney, 2 comments

Easy Trophy Lists in the EU Summer Sale

There's yet another massive game sale happening on PlayStation Store, which means it's time for another quick round-up of some of the most accessible trophy lists in the bunch. We start with five games actually worth playing.

Posted 3 months ago by Sam Quirke, 7 comments

Astro Bot Rescue Mission Launches in October

Astro Bot Rescue Mission is getting ready to deploy. Along with a new gameplay trailer, the developers have announced that the game will release on PlayStation VR this October.

Posted 3 months ago by Sam Quirke, 0 comments

Track Lab Lets You Become the DJ

Become a virtual DJ in Track Lab, a VR game in which you lay down samples on a pulsing grid to very easily put together your own tunes. Here's a new video and a few more details on the game.

Posted 3 months ago by Sam Quirke, 1 comment

Pixel Ripped 1989's Multidimensional VR Trip Arrives July 31st

Pixel Ripped 1989 is an upcoming VR title that combines classic 80s gaming with modern technology. Playing as a young gaming whiz, you'll face traditional gaming challenges that bleed out into our hero's reality...

Posted 3 months ago by Sam Quirke, 0 comments

Easy Trophy Lists in the EU Digital Sale, Ends July 11th

The current EU Digital Sale is going to end on July 11th, and there are some discounts on games with pretty easy trophy lists. One of them also happens to be one of the best games of the year so far...

Posted 3 months ago by Sam Quirke, 10 comments

VR Spacewalk Adventure Detached Delayed Until July 19th

Detached is an upcoming VR game set around an abandoned space station, using 6-degrees-of-freedom to immerse you in the experience of travelling in an EVA suit. It's been delayed a few days, but only because of filing problems.

Posted 3 months ago by Sam Quirke, 0 comments

Apex Construct Gets Physical Release in North America

Apex Construct released for PlayStation VR in February, but now it's getting a boxed physical release as well. At the moment that's only going to be available in North America, launching at the end of the month.

Posted 3 months ago by Sam Quirke, 0 comments

Firewall Zero Hour Drops Intel on Release Date and Pre-Orders

Firewall Zero Hour is the tense tactical 4v4 VR shooter in which teams must either protect or steal highly sensitive data. The game is now confirmed for release in a couple of months, and there are pre-order bonuses too

Posted 4 months ago by Sam Quirke, 0 comments

Salary Man Escape Lead Designer Talks About Tone

Just a couple of days ago, we shared the first of a batch of developer interviews exploring upcoming VR puzzler Salary Man Escape. A couple more have now dropped, this time featuring the lead designer on the game.

Posted 4 months ago by Sam Quirke, 0 comments

ARK Park DLC Will Fly You To Pterosaur Hill

ARK Park is the VR counterpart to the popular dino survival game ARK: Survival Evolved. A new DLC pack has been announced, taking us to the heady heights of Pterosaur Hill. It's out in July.

Posted 4 months ago by Sam Quirke, 0 comments

Animal Force Parties On To PlayStation VR in July

Animal Force is an upcoming party game for PlayStation VR with a multiplayer party game component, and it's coming to the PlayStation store in July.

Posted 4 months ago by Sam Quirke, 0 comments

Kona Players Can Now Buy a VR Version as DLC

Kona released early last year to reasonably decent reviews, and now it seems Parabole are ready to launch a bonus extra: A VR version of the game, available as DLC to owners of the original.

Posted 4 months ago by Sam Quirke, 0 comments

The Persistence Trailer Shows Off Ghoulish Gameplay

The VR stealth horror sci fi is nearly here, a year after it was first announced. In this gameplay trailer we see more of the enemy types, which the game's director explained further in the PlayStation Blog.

Posted 4 months ago by Sam Quirke, 0 comments

Déraciné Director Discusses His New VR Adventure Game

Déraciné is an atmospheric VR adventure quite unlike Hidetaka Miyazaki's more famous works, Dark Souls and Bloodborne. The director discusses his influences with PlayStation Blog.

Posted 4 months ago by Sam Quirke, 0 comments

Salary Man Escape Interviews Discuss Its Puzzling VR Mechanics

Salary Man Escape is all about getting away from the office work life. But it turns out that doing so can be quite the puzzle, so you need to strap your VR headset on and help the poor worker set himself free.

Posted 4 months ago by Sam Quirke, 0 comments

Arca's Path VR Creators Talk Story and Physics

Arca's Path sees a young girl living on a scrap heap finds a mask that transports her to a magical sci-fi world... as a rolling ball. It's pretty to look at and unusual in concept, and apparently very relaxing too.

Posted 4 months ago by Sam Quirke, 0 comments

Atari Introduces Atari Flashback Classics Volume 3 and Shows Two More Titles

Atari has released a number of screenshots for every one of the games they had at E3, three of which are coming to PlayStation 4.

Posted 4 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 0 comments

Vacation Simulator Developers Show You How to Take a Break

Vacation Simulator is the sequel to 2016's Job Simulator. This time the robots want to give humans a way to simulate their old habit of going on a beach trip, but they struggle to wrap their head around the concept...

Posted 4 months ago by Sam Quirke, 0 comments

Ghost Giant Developer Interview Explores A Spectral Friendship

Ghost Giant was revealed in the run-up to E3 2018 and looks to be an utterly charming VR puzzle adventure in which you play as a giant ghost guardian of a lonely kid in a sleepy town.

Posted 4 months ago by Sam Quirke, 0 comments

Firewall: Zero Hour Creators Discuss Tactical Combat in VR

Announced at PSX 2017, Firewall: Zero Hour is a tactical FPS taking inspiration from Rainbow Six, but with the added immersion and complications of VR. The developers discussed the game in detail at E3.

Posted 4 months ago by Sam Quirke, 0 comments

Creed: Rise to Glory Developers Discuss Their Cinematic Approach

Creed: Rise to Glory developers Survios talked shop with the PlayStation crew at E3. In the interview they talk about their "phantom melee" mechanic and how it drives an intense and cinematic boxing experience.

Posted 4 months ago by Sam Quirke, 0 comments

Tetris Effect Creator Discusses His Puzzling VR Game

The PlayStation crew sat down with Tetsuya Mizuguchi, the legendary creator of Rez and Lumines, to discuss the upcoming VR project based on the classic puzzle game.

Posted 4 months ago by Sam Quirke, 0 comments

Astro Bot Rescue Mission Developer Chats About The VR Adventure

Nicolas Doucet from Japan Studio Asobi! Team sat down on the PlayStation E3 couch to talk about a brand new adventure for The Playroom VR's tiny little robot pals.

Posted 4 months ago by Sam Quirke, 0 comments

Evasion Interview Discusses VR Co-Op, Classes and Combat

Evasion is an upcoming co-op VR sci fi shooter, and the developers took to the PlayStation E3 stage to discuss how the co-op works, discuss some of the classes and the concept of "tethering" to allies and the environment.

Posted 4 months ago by Sam Quirke, 0 comments

E3 2018 Made It Harder Than Ever to Resist PlayStation VR

As someone who doesn't own a PlayStation VR, I've never felt more jealous of those who have picked one up than I do right now. E3 2018 was full of exciting game reveals for the headset. Maybe now is the time?

Posted 4 months ago by Sam Quirke, 6 comments

Poll: What Did You Think of PlayStation's E3?

Taking the long view of Sony's conference, quite a lot of stuff was talked about and revealed -- even if the main show didn't impress everybody. What was your opinion of Sony's E3 presence this year?

Posted 4 months ago by Sam Quirke, 17 comments

Trover Saves The Universe Interview Gets Into The Details

Trover Saves the Universe is the new VR project from Justin Roiland, co-creator of Rick and Morty. The teaser shown at Sony's E3 showcase gave little away, but Roiland later took to the PlayStation stage to explain more.

Posted 4 months ago by Sam Quirke, 0 comments

Gungrave VR E3 Trailer Reveals Multi-Perspective Gunplay

At the end of last month we discovered that Gungrave's VR outing was getting a Western release. Now an E3 trailer shows off the varied perspectives through which you embody the classic PS2 hero.

Posted 4 months ago by Sam Quirke, 0 comments

Space Pirate Trainer Channels Your Inner Han Solo in VR

Space Pirate Trainer invites you to channel your inner space-faring hotshot as you take on hordes of VR enemies. Think of it as Galaga, except the enemies are aiming for your face.

Posted 4 months ago by Sam Quirke, 0 comments

Wolfenstein Cyberpilot Trailer Puts You in a Mech Monster

Not one but two Wolfenstein games showed up at Bethesda's E3 event, including a VR "experience" called Cyberpilot. At the time we knew very little about it, but now a short gameplay trailer has arrived.

Posted 4 months ago by Sam Quirke, 0 comments

Mind Labyrinth VR Dreams Just Wants You To Relax

Frost Earth Studio's upcoming VR title invites you to explore your emotions by exploring imaginary worlds and listening to music by Oscar-winning composers and international artists.

Posted 4 months ago by Sam Quirke, 0 comments

Jupiter & Mars Trailer Focuses on The Dolphins' Story

Jupiter & Mars is an upcoming VR-enabled adventure telling the tale of two dolphins exploring an underwater world post-humanity. A trailer and some screens highlight their interactions with the world through echolocation.

Posted 4 months ago by Sam Quirke, 0 comments