Oculus reveals Vader
Immortal: A Star Wars VR Series
, a three-part episodic Star Wars story from ILMxLAB for Oculus Quest and Rift headsets.
what looks like an interactive storytelling experience where you end up taking
part in the action, including dueling with a lightsaber.
has some more details on this, saying: "From a gameplay
perspective, ILMxLAB is clear that this isn’t just a simple VR movie — it’s a
fully interactive title, which the trailer showcases as players climb the side
of the citadel and use tools. The main storyline of Vader Immortal — Episode I
is said to take between 45 minutes to an hour to play through, but the title
will also include a standalone 'Lightsaber Dojo' mode for more open-ended
gameplay." Episode One is coming soon, and here's more:
FATE HAS CHOSEN YOU.
You will need the Force to survive the journey ahead.
Step into a galaxy far, far away and experience the first Star Wars story
designed exclusively for virtual reality. Descend into Darth Vader's mysterious
fortress alongside new allies and encounter fearsome enemies, including the Sith
Lord himself. Be at the center of a story in which you hold the key to the
galaxy's salvation... or destruction.