Oh post apocalyptic world, how would you look in virtual reality? The are definitely some developers with answers to this question with VR games, such as Homebound, Brookhaven Experiment and The Solus Project. Now there’s a new apocalyptic game on the horizon from the joint efforts of Jaywalkers Interactive and Vertigo Games, titled “Arizona Sunshine.”
Jaywalkers Interactive was founded by aspiring developers Vincent Bonefaas and Laurens Bruins, who has created the games Kick & Fenick and Blue Marble. Vertigo Games has been a long time developer of virtual reality games, such as Skyworld and World of Diving, and training simulations for various clients. With this duo, you can expect that Arizona Sunshine is going to be worth your VR to-do list.
Arizona Sunshine takes place in, well… Arizona, where you must seek out survivors in the scorching heat after hearing signs of life from a radio. Your survival skills are thoroughly tested with access to an arsenal of weapons, including a sniper rifle, grenades and if you’re brave enough, a knife.
The game was also built with the HTC Vive(SteamVR) in mind, providing you with a room-scale experience of zombies, though if you’ve opted for the Oculus Rift, you can still enjoy the game. Arizona Sunshine also features multiplayer mode for your friends to join in on the action. One cool thing, short and sweet segments which which paints you a full picture about your post-apocalyptic situation. This was designed for in-N-out play or long-term fun.
If you’re zombie lover who owns a majestic headset, then you must play Arizona Sunshine. The environment is highly engaging and detailed, with an arsenal of weapons suited for annihilating zombies. It is a dream of nightmares come true in virtual reality. You can keep up-to-date on developments by following Vertigo Games via Twitter @Vertigo_Game or Jaywalkers Interactive @Jaywalkersint.
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