And that’s likely the primary reason behind Facebook’s acquisition of Sanzaru Games; after years of investing in large projects which have honed the studio’s VR chops, Oculus Studios doesn’t want to risk a competitor coming in and snatching up all that talent for their own platform-exclusive content (much like what happened with Stormland developer Insomniac Games, which was acquired by Sony last year).
We spoke to the Lead & Principal Designers of Stormland, Mike Daly and Duncan Moore, to learn how they pulled it all together to create one of VR’s first truly native open-world games.
During the launch day stream on November 14 at 1:00 pm ET / 10:00 am PT, you’ll be able to follow along with the Insomniac team on Twitch, , and .And today, Insomniac Games Lead VFX Artist Yancy Young shares some of his background and the part he played in shaping Stormland.
Insomniac Games’ Stormland is coming to Oculus Rift next month, and the game is shaping up to be an engrossing open-world adventure.For some players, Stormland will be their open-world role-playing game of choice.
Hailed by PC Gamer as arguably “the best VR game of 2019,” Stormland lets you explore, climb, and fly through an expansive android civilization with open-world elements.Mike and I were caretakers of the game pillars and worked with everyone on the team to steer Stormland towards fun and innovation at all times.
“We want players to feel like they are a part of an epic struggle alongside the rest of the player community,” says Insomniac Games Lead Designer Mike Daly.To learn more, we caught up with Insomniac Games Lead Designer Mike Daly to chat about Stormland’s social gameplay and new demo experience.
You come to learn that this sprout seems to understand your android anatomy and can grow stronger and supplement your body with a host of exotic alien abilities.
Even three years after the launch of VR, so many game demos I play start the same way: I have a sword and shield (or gun), and a tutorial teaches me how to block incoming attacks or pick up objects by reaching out with my hand.
We’ve tried this game a few times now — most recently at Oculus Connect 5 . Tagged with: Asgard's Wrath , Defector , Insomniac Games , Lone Echo II , Oculus Exclusive , oculus rift , oculus rift s , Oculus Studios , ready at dawn , Respawn Entertainment , Stormland , twisted pixel
Era is a very PSVR heavy forum, it doesn't reflect the content quality of PCVR very well at all.And there are a few big ones in the pipeline for 2019 like Stormland (Insomniac Games), Respawn's Oculus funded shooter, Population One (BR game designed by the guys that did Smashox Arena), Defector, Lone Echo 2, and possibly Valve's VR game/s (prob not this year though).I can't speak on the install base of PC vs.
Stormland by Insomniac Games This action adventure game places the player, in the form of an android, in an open world. Until the official launch, here is the trailer: <span style="display: inline-block; width: 0px; overflow: hidden; line-height: 0;" data-mce-type="bookmark" class="mce_SELRES_start"></span> 3.
On this list you’ll find VR adaptations of already great games like Borderlands 2 and Prey alongside originals that we can’t wait for, such as open world shooter Stormland and spy thriller Defector. Developer: Insomniac Games | Platform: Oculus Rift | Release Date: 2019