If you like you like thrillers of a psychological kind with Twilight Zone visuals, you might be interested in Wilson’s Heart, a new videogame coming exclusively to Oculus Rift in 2017.
Developed by Oculus Studio and Twisted Pixel, Wilson’s Heart has players become hospital patient Robert Wilson, a patient who wakes up to discover that his heart has been replaced by a mysterious device. The videogame is being promised to have a “one-of-a-kind visual and narrative style” and will take full advantage of the natural hand gestures enabled by the hotly anticipated Oculus Touch controllers to allow players to fully examine and interact with the game world and help Robert find out what’s happened to him.
As Twisted Pixel’s first foray into VR development and a chance for Oculus Touch to truly prove itself as a VR headset peripheral Wilson’s Heart is set to be a very important VR title for 2017. A trailer released for the videogame shows off its interesting black and white visuals and frightening atmospheric environments as well as some of the interesting ways the Oculus Touch controllers will be utilised to make playing Wilson’s Heart truly immersive.
Keep reading VRFocus for more exciting VR videogame announcements from E3 2016.