In the mood to stop a machine uprising dead in its tracks?
The action-packed VR first-person shooter Naked Sun is on a collision course with HTC Vive/SteamVR and Oculus – The game is releasing into the wild on July 17 via Steam. According to UK-based developer Door Z, the PSVR version will be released in late August.
If you’ve found previous VR shooters to be tiresome or nausea-inducing, check out Naked Sun. The game’s stunning visuals – rendered over a 180-degree field of action – are perfect for devices without room scale. You’ll also avoid motion sickness altogether.
Naked Sun places you on a futuristic cargo train bound for the Mexico City arcology (once the global capital) on a mission to bring the city’s automated defense systems down. Retaking Mexico City is the first step – and the only way – to bring humanity back from the brink.
If you enjoy shooting things in VR, you’re in for a treat: There are plenty of androids and end-level bosses to defeat … assuming you survive the ride, that is!
At the start of the 23rd century, humans finally lost the Earth to artificial intelligence. Machines turned against their creators as every android was updated with a new prime directive: Eliminate all humans. Abandoned cities, high radiation levels, and the constant android threat has pushed humanity to the brink of extinction. A handful of survivors hide in the Deadlands – ruins of ancient cities destroyed by nuclear wars – and are doggedly fighting back. However, the enemy is stronger – and the only way humans can survive is to attack.
– Enjoy a 180-degree field of action – perfect for devices without room-scale tracking.
– Experience intense action without a hint of motion sickness.
– Immerse yourself in a detailed, high-speed world.
– Go tactical with destructible in-game objects.
– Take in the sights with a stunning, constantly changing environment.
PRICING and AVAILABILITY
Naked Sun will be available on Steam and Oculus, Tuesday, July 17 at $11.19 (30% off). The game will return to its original price of $15.99 on July 24 – one week after launch. The PSVR version will be released in late August.
About Door Z Studio
Based in London and founded in 2017 by Maksim Burdilov, Door Z Studio is an independent developer that creates immersive VR experiences featuring high-speed movement and constant action. Other team members include game designer Alexey Kurbatov, C++ programmer Alexey Kryshen, Unreal developer Andrey Lebedev, gameplay designer Arseniy Golovinsky, visual designer Stas Mikhailov, and sound designer Andrew Netdog. Fast-paced, futuristic VR shooter Naked Sun is the studio’s first title. For more information on Door Z Studio and Naked Sun, please visit http://www.doorz.studio.
Jonas “O.J” Ek
The Gaming Ground
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