At its first ever VR gaming showcase which took place yesterday, Resolution Games revealed plenty of new VR games and updates. The year 2023 promises to be interesting for the Swedish studio behind VR titles such as Demeo, Ultimechs and Angry Birds VR.
Resolution Games’ very first VR gaming showcase was a success to say the least. The studio, based in Stockholm, Sweden, took the opportunity to unveil several new virtual reality games. He also announced some updates to popular titles such as Demo, Ultimate mechs and Bait!
He also presented his latest developments in mixed reality and augmented reality spaces. This includes his work on his version of metaverse, dubbed Tinyverse. Here’s a rundown of everything Resolution Games revealed during their VR gaming showcase.
Spatial Ops Open Beta
Available now on SideQuest
Among the news announced during the VR gaming showcase by Resolution Games, there is first and foremost the launch of the open beta of Spatial Ops. This is the very first one Competitive FPS in mixed reality. It’s available for free on SideQuest right now.
The new VR title supports between 1 and 8 players. Its special feature is that it uses technology go through. With this feature, it allows players to transform any real-world environment into a real battlefield.
More details in 2023
Racket Club is a new multiplayer VR game aimed specifically at fans of racquet sports. It will give players around the world the opportunity to compete in a brand new virtual sport designed exclusively for VR headsets.
At the moment, we still don’t know much about the famous title. Nevertheless, we know that it promises gameplay fairly similar to other multiplayer games from the Swedish studio.
Launch in 2023
Since its release, Demeo has been considered one of the best RPGs available in virtual reality. Much to the delight of fans, Resolution Games has also provided more details about it pvp modedubbed Demeo Battles, during their VR game showcase.
Announced about a year ago, so it’s coming eventually next year. Meanwhile, the studio has released some images of the mode and promises to reveal more information about it later.
Demeo: Reign of Madness
Available now on PC and VR headsets
Reign of Madness is the fifth and final adventure in the VR RPG Demeo. Available, the new update is available on PC and various compatible VR headsets now. It will also land on the Pico 4 a little later.
Reign of Madness features new levels, maps and enemies. Note that with this new content, the price of Demeo will increase $39.99 across all platforms in January.
Demeo PC edition provides early access
Available now on the Epic Games Store and Steam Deck
During their showcase of VR games, Resolution Games also paid tribute to Demeo fans on PC. The studio then announced that the PC version of the game was leaving early access. From now on, the title is therefore available on the Epic Games Store and Steam Deck.
For Valve’s portable gaming console in particular, Demeo now supports controllers, and is optimized for the device.
Bait! “Fishing Friends”
Available now on Meta Quest
The Bait Fishing Game! received no major updates since 2016. Fortunately for fans of the VR title, Resolution Games hasn’t forgotten them either, and has launched the “Fishin’ Buddies” update.
Available on the Quest Store now, the latter brings one multiplayer mode in the game. For the first time, players can therefore experience Meta Quest 2 together and in real time.
Available now on Meta Quest, SteamVR and soon on Pico
To the delight of fans, the PvP shooter Blaston is now available for download available on SteamVR and the Quest Store through the “Free-to-Play” update. The hit VR title will also land on the Pico Neo3 Link and Pico 4 next year.
Besides making the game free, the new update also brings a few upgrades and additions. This includes new weapon attachments.
Ultimechs season 2
Available now on Meta Quest, SteamVR and Pico
During their VR Games Showcase, Resolution Games finally revealed Season 2 of its futuristic VR sports game Ultimechs. The new season makes the competition more intense than ever.
It offers one in particular new Arcade mode where cooldown is shorter and supercharging more abundant. It’s available in the Quest Store, Pico, and SteamVR right now.