The Transformers had been set to take their first massive step into VR earlier this 12 months on PlayStation VR and PC VR headsets, nonetheless builders Meta4 and writer Hasbro put an indefinite maintain on its first-person shooter Transformers: Past Actuality. Now the studio says it’s launching the sport on PSVR on September 1st.
Replace (August twenty seventh, 2022): Meta4 introduced that Transformers: Past Actuality is about to launch on PSVR on September 1st. The studio at present doesn’t have plans to convey the sport to PC VR as beforehand talked about, stating that, for now, the studio is “working with our mates at Sony as a PSVR unique.”
The studio notes in a tweet they’ll “see what the long run brings from there,” which may imply we would see it on different VR platforms sooner or later. Meta4 additionally launched a brand new trailer, which we linked under:
Unique Article (April tenth, 2022): The on-rails arcade shooter was set to launch on PSVR and SteamVR headsets on March thirty first, nonetheless a day earlier than its supposed launch builders Meta4 introduced the sport could be delayed. Till when, we aren’t positive.
You know the way Starscream may at all times discover a option to derail Megatron’s best-laid plans? Whereas it wasn’t him, the discharge of Transformers: Past Actuality has been derailed by causes past our management. pic.twitter.com/irm7TE0tRG
— TransformersVR (@TransformersVr) March 30, 2022
Introduced in October 2021, Transformers: Past Actuality helps you to battle as a human alongside some Autobot buddies, tasking you gun to down Insecticons, Decepticons, and journey to Cybertron as you “battle to avoid wasting each planets from annihilation.”
It’s not sure when the sport will launch. Meta4 says as soon as they’ve an replace, they’ll let everybody know.
Oddly sufficient, its launch date announcement got here in late February, promising a March thirty first launch while nonetheless exhibiting a “WORK IN PROGRESS” watermark on prime of sport footage.
Based mostly in Montreal, Canada, Meta4 is thought for its location-based leisure initiatives such because the multiplayer arcade video games Transformers VR Battle Area and Chaos Bounce. It’s additionally recognized for creating early VR experiences, corresponding to Time Machine VR (2016) and escape room sport The Different Room (20017).