Many Oculus Rift users have been eagerly awaiting news that cinematic virtual reality (VR) title Crowe: The Drowned Armory would make it over to their preferred platform. The wait is almost over for those users, as developers The Rogue Initiative have announced a release date for the Oculus Rift version.
The Oculus Rift version will include chapter one of the story mode, which introduces players to the mysterious world of Jayde, where the players takes on the role of a young warrior who is trying to find a way to defend his people against and alien invasion and comes across a long-forgotten armoury of high-tech weaponry.
Oculus Rift owners will also get access to the Survival Arena, a high-speed action mode that features new weapons, environments and a new soundtrack. Leaderboards are available so users can track their progress and compete to get high scores. A Passive mode is also available, which allows users to explore the world with no danger, to discover the beauty of the environment and discover the six ‘meditative spaces’ scattered in the environment.
HTC Vive users shouldn’t fret, however, as all the updates and improvements introduced for the Oculus Rift version will also be made available to HTC Vive users for free as part of an update.
Crowe: The Drowned Armory will launch on Oculus Rift on 5th October, 2017, priced at $8.99 (USD), complete with all new updates and DLC. Further information and updates can be found on the Steam store page, or official Crowe: The Drowned Armory website.
VRFocus will bring you further information on Crowe: The Drowned Armory as it becomes available.