After almost three years in early entry, the complete model of Dr Bloc’s VR platformer Straylight launched on Quest, PC VR, and PSVR.
Initially launched in February 2020 on Steam, Straylight’s full launch has confronted vital delays. After lacking its earlier Q3 2021 launch window, the complete launch arrived this week, as revealed throughout the Add VR 2022 Winter Showcase late final 12 months.
You may watch the announcement trailer beneath.
Straylight’s premise sees you grabbing onto stars like anchor factors, taking pictures beams to propel your self round obstacles. Promising “easy-to-learn, but hard-to-master mechanics,” right here’s a full description, courtesy of Dr Bloc:
Swing by means of a stunning but lethal impediment course that evokes the simplicity, problem, and enjoyable of old-school platform gaming, however in a manner that may solely be skilled in VR. Soar, fly, and fling ahead into an exquisite cosmic playground whereas navigating tough challenges to succeed in the top of every stage. Shoot the STRAYLIGHT’s beams to thrust into the darkish void of area, connecting to anchor nodes and propelling over, below, round, and throughout more and more rigorous obstacles.
Outlining model 1.0’s adjustments on the Steam page, Straylight consists of 24 ranges, “one thing approaching a narrative,” achievements, new voiceovers and music, plus leaderboards. There’s additionally collectible ‘Ghosts’ you may race towards, or you may compete to beat your individual instances.
Word: This story was initially revealed in December 2022. It was up to date and republished for the sport’s launch in February 2023.