Why it issues: The PlayStation VR2 can be Sony’s second digital actuality headset, with the corporate claiming it’s going to launch with over 20 “main” video games. We nonetheless haven’t got a launch date or pricing particulars however as an alternative received a peek at a few of the video games being developed for the platform.
At its State of Play occasion, Sony confirmed off a number of teasers and trailers for upcoming PlayStation VR2 titles.
Arguably the most important announcement is that Capcom is growing a Resident Evil Village replace that may allow PS VR2 help. The sport was launched in May final yr and was usually well-received by each gamers and critics, profitable a number of Game of the Year awards.
Ethan Winters can now dual-wield weapons, with the gameplay within the trailer exhibiting him utilizing a shotgun and a pistol concurrently. Lady Dimitrescu, the sport’s three-meter tall antagonist, is little question going to look much more… menacing in VR.
Sony confirmed that the Resident Evil 4 remake coming subsequent yr can also be going to characteristic PS VR2 content material, with out detailing whether or not the whole sport can be playable in VR. It’s price mentioning that the unique RE4 received launched for the Oculus Quest 2 final yr.
Next up, Sony delivered a brand new gameplay trailer for Horizon: Call of the Mountain, which goes to be a PS VR2 unique. The fight system primarily revolves round dodging and utilizing a compound bow. There additionally appears to be a whole lot of traversing and mountaineering which seems incredible, so long as you do not have a concern of heights.
Hello Games can also be bringing No Man’s Sky to PS VR2, although the sport already has help for Windows-compatible headsets and the first-gen PS VR. The new model will doubtless simply be optimized for Sony’s new VR controllers.
Finally, The Walking Dead: Saints & Sinners – Chapter 2: Retribution is a brand new zombie shooter coming to PS VR, PS VR2, and Oculus Quest on PC.
None of those video games have a precise launch date, because the PlayStation VR2 platform is not out but.