Facebook Acquires the VR Studio Behind ‘Asgard’s Wrath’, Sanzaru Games

Facebook Acquires the VR Studio Behind ‘Asgard’s Wrath’, Sanzaru Games

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).

‘Stormland’ Now Works on Index, Vive, Windows VR, & More Thanks to Revive Update

‘Stormland’ Now Works on Index, Vive, Windows VR, & More Thanks to Revive Update

Original Article (November 14th, 2019) : Revive works more-or-less seamlessly for playing games from the Oculus PC library on SteamVR headsets like Index, Vive, and Windows VR.

Play Rift Content on Quest with Oculus Link, Available Now in Beta!

Play Rift Content on Quest with Oculus Link, Available Now in Beta!

We’re excited to improve the Oculus Quest experience and also give more people access to the amazing content that the Rift Platform has to offer, like Asgard’s Wrath and Stormland.

Spoiler Alert: Inside the Cycling World of ‘Stormland’

Spoiler Alert: Inside the Cycling World of ‘Stormland’

Your objective in Stormland’s Cycling World is to conquer the Tempest command tower in Terminus.

Stormland VR Review – Wage a Titanic War of the Robots in this Fast Paced Co-op Shooter!

Stormland VR Review – Wage a Titanic War of the Robots in this Fast Paced Co-op Shooter!

It feels like Oculus has been teasing the game for years, making lofty claims regarding its innovative locomotion and combat mechanics, all taking place within a fully-realized beautiful open world that the player is free to explore.

‘Stormland’ Review – The New Bar for VR Open-world Adventure

‘Stormland’ Review – The New Bar for VR Open-world Adventure

While magazine-based reloading can be a lot of fun in VR games, I think Insomniac made an excellent choice with Stormland’s weapon design in this regard; the gesture of tearing guns apart is an absolute joy, and this also means that even if you find a gun you don’t care for (which happens often) it’s still useful to you because it can be turned into Alloy and ammo.

‘Stormland’ Behind-the-scenes – Insights & Artwork from Insomniac Games

‘Stormland’ Behind-the-scenes – Insights & Artwork from Insomniac Games

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.

Behind-the-Scenes of ‘Stormland’ with Insomniac Games Lead VFX Artist Yancy Young

Behind-the-Scenes of ‘Stormland’ with Insomniac Games Lead VFX Artist Yancy Young

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.

Stormland is Hiding a Hefty Workout in Its Open World

Stormland is Hiding a Hefty Workout in Its Open World

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.

Slipstream Saga: A Closer Look at ‘Stormland’ from Insomniac Games

Slipstream Saga: A Closer Look at ‘Stormland’ from Insomniac Games

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.

Co-Op in the Clouds: Insomniac Reveals New Details on ‘Stormland’ Multiplayer

Co-Op in the Clouds: Insomniac Reveals New Details on ‘Stormland’ Multiplayer

“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.

Cloud gaming: How Insomniac’s VR game ‘Stormland’ is elevating action adventure

Cloud gaming: How Insomniac’s VR game ‘Stormland’ is elevating action adventure

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.

Insomniac's Stormland is shaping up to be the best VR game of 2019

Insomniac's Stormland is shaping up to be the best VR game of 2019

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.

Oculus @ PAX East: ‘Dance Central’ Takes Center Stage on Quest, Plus ‘Stormland’ Reveals New Rift S Trailer

Oculus @ PAX East: ‘Dance Central’ Takes Center Stage on Quest, Plus ‘Stormland’ Reveals New Rift S Trailer

With PAX East kicking off tomorrow in Boston, we’re excited to share where gamers can find us, pull back the curtain on a brand-new Stormland trailer, and reveal a new addition to the Quest launch lineup from Harmonix!.

Oculus @ GDC 2019: Oculus Quest, Rift Demos, and More

Oculus @ GDC 2019: Oculus Quest, Rift Demos, and More

Photo © Official GDC Head down to the North Hall Mezzanine Lobby of San Francisco’s Moscone Center March 18 – 22 to experience all-in-one VR gaming with Oculus Quest, plus never-before-seen demos of Asgard’s Wrath and Stormland on Rift!

5 Upcoming Oculus Exclusives That Could Carry 'Rift S'

5 Upcoming Oculus Exclusives That Could Carry 'Rift S'

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

33% of VR devs are working on VR titles for HTC Vive (30% for Oculus Rift, 13% for PSVR)

33% of VR devs are working on VR titles for HTC Vive (30% for Oculus Rift, 13% for PSVR)

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.

Oculus Returns to PAX South: Play Stormland, POPULATION: ONE, and More

Oculus Returns to PAX South: Play Stormland, POPULATION: ONE, and More

This year, Oculus is returning to San Antonio, Texas with playable demos of some of our biggest titles coming soon to Rift, including Stormland , Defector , and POPULATION: ONE .

Oculus To Demo Rift Exclusives 'Stormland' & 'Defector' At PAX South

Oculus To Demo Rift Exclusives 'Stormland' & 'Defector' At PAX South

Facebook announced that it will host demos of its upcoming high budget Oculus Rift exclusives Stormland and Defector at PAX South 2019. At Oculus Connect 5, Twisted Pixel were listed as working on a Quest title or port however, so it’s possible Defector will see a port.

The Best Upcoming Virtual Reality Games in 2019

The Best Upcoming Virtual Reality Games in 2019

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.

Our most anticipated VR games of 2019

Our most anticipated VR games of 2019

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