We bought an prolonged take a look at Behemoth, Skydance Interactive’s new VR motion RPG, throughout The Game Awards 2022.
Best recognized for The Walking Dead: Saints and Sinners and its sequel, Chapter 2: Retribution, Skydance Interactive first revealed Behemoth for Quest 2 at Meta’s annual Connect convention in October. While that was a quick teaser, Behemoth’s new cinematic trailer debuted throughout Geoff Keighley’s awards ceremony. Now confirmed for PSVR 2 and PC VR, you may watch this in full beneath:
Described as having “brutal yet tactical VR combat,” Behemoth sees you preventing monolithic beings within the face of a looming risk. Accompanying this cinematic trailer, Skydance launched this description:
In Behemoth, gamers will discover the plague-ravished wasteland of a as soon as wonderful empire, the place its inhabitants are pushed mad and cities have fallen to destroy. In wonderful VR style, gamers’ our bodies and minds shall be examined as they fight towering colossal giants referred to as Behemoths. Raw power gained’t be sufficient, nevertheless, as they have to use varied instruments of their arsenal to defeat these gigantic creatures and the opposite nightmarish enemies that scour this brutal world of their quest for a doable remedy.
Addressing the challenges of VR melee fight, Creative Director Todd Adamson confirmed Skydance took a special strategy to Saints and Sinners. Stating that fight is solely physics primarily based, this includes “real weapon collision for things like block and parry.” That additionally applies to AI, which Adamson claims could make errors, however may also predict the incoming angle of your assault and block with their sword correctly.