In July of this year, it was announced that the looped Sci-fi world game where the decisions you make through each life and death cycle provide a story that is uniquely tailored for each player known as Outlier, was announced to come to Steam in 2021. Well, it looks like Steam is not going to be the only platform for you to experience the game as Outlier has been approved for the Oculus Quest/Quest2 through its main store and this… Read more.
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Tag: Science Fiction
Delays are never a good thing and one delay that came a little hard for some was Lone Echo II. Back in August, it was announced that the game would miss its Summer release date as some obstacles were in the development's way to hit the target release window. Usually, when there is a delay mentioned like this, it can be months or even longer before the game is ready to launch. Well, it seems the team at Ready At… Read more.
Science can be a wonderful thing. But it's how far one is to go that can make one question if they should. If you take everything you know, your conscience into an AI, would you even stop to question what could go wrong or would you think about the possibilities of it all? Would the world change for the worse or for the better because of the discoveries you made or would your desire turn into greed? It really is… Read more.
If you had the ability to transfer your conscience into an AI, would you do it? Would you trust that everything you have worked for, lived for, and loved for would truly be safe? Do you think that the decisions you make would have a positive effect on the world as you know it? Or would it be possible that the decision you make would continue on a destructive path you were hoping to avoid? It really is interesting when… Read more.
If you are receiving this message, my name is Officer Graves and I am part of the remaining crew members known as Avalon. Our mission was not a success. In fact, we might have failed. Not many of us made it, but for those that did, we are struggling every minute. We lost contact with one of the earlier drone ships carrying the terraformer robots as they used to be allies. But something went wrong. We are doing what we… Read more.
With Lone Echo 2 coming very soon, there may be some who have not played the original, highly rated games, Lone Echo, and the single-player story which has you being transported to an advanced mining facility within the rings of Saturn. You play as Jack, an advanced A.I. that will help Captain Olivia Rhodes to help solve the mystery. Well, it looks like the game has been discounted for the time being from $39.99 to just $9.99, which if you… Read more.
There has always been something wrong with the world. The people...the inhuman ways of treating others...the greed. But I have a plan. I have scientifically found a way to transfer my consciousness into the one that helps me understand, my trusty Ai, Rhea. But something happened when I conducted that experiment...something but I can't remember. All I know is part of me, the part that can remember is still part of me. But my AI...part of me feels more connected.… Read more.
I'm not sure how it happened, but something tells me this may have been no accident. But with the recent incidents of those who lost their lives, this just doesn't add up. Why me? What do I have to do with it all? That car accident could have been possibly planned. But ever since it did happen, that detective is asking more and more questions. Questions that I am not sure I have the answers for. I may not know… Read more.
Have you ever wanted to be part of a starship command where you could go through space and doing what you could to help protect the right? What about being able to command your own ships into combat in hopes that your strategic mindset would have a victorious outcome? If the plan didn't work out, how would you upgrade and make your fleet stronger? It's really interesting when you think about all the movies, shows, books, and games that we… Read more.
Any time you can have more content added to something you enjoy is always a good thing and it looks like Zen Studios keep on bringing the good times with the newest update to Star Wars Pinball VR. But this table is going to take some love as it seems C-3PO has fallen apart and you will need to help R2-D2 to build him up again. Along with the new table comes new unlockable decorations for your Star Wars fan… Read more.
Star Wars Pinball VR launched on PlayStation VR, Oculus Quest/Quest 2, and Steam on April 29th and it looks like the awesome team of Zen Studios updated the game with a new free table to play. What table you might be wondering? Well, how about playing on the Millenium Falcon with Han Solo and Chewbacca? But also comes some fixes with the new update including: Accessibility menu added in the in-game pause menu. Players can now change their distance, height,… Read more.
When you are part of a team, anything is possible, even in Space. If you have the right team, you can easily work together to follow commands as you communicate and complete the tasks to make sure your safety, as well as your crew is there to see another day. Sometimes though, you may have an INDIEvidual or two or maybe six, who don't know how to follow instructions and basically ending up blaming each other (but not you, because… Read more.
The mission is simple, your team is to try and stop and army of lunar-bots from crashing the moon into the Earth. The hard part is trying to hack the system and be guided to help clear the obstacles and disrupt the enemy. But you put together the best team that you know. A team that will not let you down, that will not let the Earth down, and more importantly, let themselves down. Well, one of three will be… Read more.
The future. Sure at some point, we probably have all said that. But if you would have told us decades ago, this is where we would be at with technology, I don't think anyone would have believed you. My struggles with my life did not stop me for to help lead and develop this project, this gravitational project. But I still remember when it happened, the accident. My legs may not be as useful as they once were, but I… Read more.
When you play pinball, what is your favorite thing about it? The table design, the number of flippers that are used, what about the sounds of your favorite table? I have said it before and I will say it again, there is just something about the game of pinball that will always be that getaway from playing it. The way you could get lost the memorizing action that is happening right there on your favorite pinball table as you rack… Read more.
The words survival-horror alone can automatically bring some of the best memories from movies and games for many. Trying to survive with what you have while the horror seems to be closing in on what may be your last breath. It can be fun to watch on your favorite screen or even when playing your favorite character in a game. But the moment you step into the genre in VR, the fun can easily be twisted to take you on… Read more.
There is something about our daily lives that just seem to be busy whether we would like it to be or not. Sometimes it is work, sometimes it is family, and sometimes it's the combination. Sometimes just trying to find some time for yourself and maybe some friends can be difficult when it really shouldn't be. We all try and find ways to deal with our schedules of life and sometimes we manage, but then there are days that we… Read more.
Think about space and how big it is. The stars, the planets, the different galaxies that are all up in space. If given the chance, would you go, would you live, would you party like it was nothing of the world that you knew? I know that many of us will not be going into space any time soon, it is still fun to think about. But what if we could go with others and just forget our troubles? So… Read more.
Heading back into space as a comrade seemed like a compelling way to go back into this. As I reviewed YUPITERGRAD back on September 18, 2020, there was one thing I wanted more of and that was more of it. The swinging action as you had to at times, get things just right in order to make that jump in order to get to the next area and the humor of everything just made it a great overall experience in… Read more.
We know that you tried out there. We know that the Imperial forces were in strong numbers on that mission. Luckily for you, you didn't end up as a ghost and speaking to others at their most time in need when it appeared they have lost all hope. No, you were one of the lucky ones. Injured pretty bad and recovering, all you can do is think about what if. What if things were different? I mean, it could be… Read more.
Something happened when I crash landed on that planet. I did what I was supposed to do or at least, what I thought I was supposed to do. But something strange happens each time I get rescued. The creatures that I destroyed, or at least I thought I did come back with new ones forming and the weather seems to have or does change. It's as though I am repeating or in some type of time lapse where I keep… Read more.
Observing the galaxy can be a very chilled experience. Looking at the stars and wondering. But what if your telescope is not like all the others? What if, you could observe the life and events of the curious planets by physically manipulating your telescope? Find new details that were just a thought and solve that ultimate cosmic mystery. It's all for you to discover if you just take a moment to look to see all your questions be answered? But… Read more.
Retropolis is a city full of energy, full of passion, and full of secrets. There is something fishy about this city. We robots just want to have a life. But there is something strange as almost a conspiracy of sorts in the city of Retropolis. But I used to be a good detective...no a great detective. But I may have gone down the wrong path some would say. Me, I say I am on a good one. But my life… Read more.
The mission was supposed to be simple. All you gotta do comrade is go to Jupiter base, test the new device, launch the experiment to produce the fuel, and then return home. We are trying to get you home, but we need you to stay in that space station, use those grappling hooks with plungers, and swing your way to success. You won't be all alone, as you will have General Varnikov and the AI voice of Alsha to help… Read more.
When you think about it, people are very fascinating. From where they have been, who they have met, and even their hopes and dreams. No matter what, we all have a story to tell. Sometimes it's those stories that we may realize could be a form of guidance to our own chapters for our own stories just waiting to be told. So when I heard Developer ZenFri Inc. was making a game where you are the last human taxi driver… Read more.
Just when we thought there would not be any more updates and what we received was going to be it, it looks like there is a new update for Star Wars: Squadrons is coming very very soon. On November 25, 2020, a new map called Fostar Haven which was seen in the single-player of the game is receiving the multiplayer treatment for both dogfight and fleet battles along with some team balances and additional fixes such as: Interceptors and Fighters… Read more.
The future is a wondrous place. It's full of life, automated, and full of possibilities. You had everything. A great place to live and a great place to work. That is until you were replaced. But it's not all bad. Your new job has some positives such as traveling, no one to look over your shoulder, and plenty of social interaction. I mean you do have the government watching and there are no pandemics, but hey at least you get… Read more.
With the release of Yupitergrad on Steam, the Oculus Store, and Viveport with some very positive reviews, it looks there are some great updates coming our way. For one, the Custom Controls Update. One thing that has been wanted was the ability to customize the controls, so the call has been answered that includes: Turn on smooth rotation and choose the speed of it;Turn off the rotation and play without it;Or play with classic snap rotation;Also for better gameplay customization, you can now calibrate… Read more.
Have you ever thought about your ancestors and how far you could trace it back and to see who possibly you might be related to? It really is quite interesting once you start to put all the pieces together. But what if you traced it so far back to the stories you were told for as long as you could remember? Would you find any surprises? What if one of your ancestors at the time was part of a great… Read more.
Star Wars for many of us have a special place in our hearts. From the movies to the games to the books. We all have our favorite moments and favorite characters that we just have a connection with. But not all the characters move like an alien or a person, but more in the line of spacecraft such as the X-Wing and Tie fighters. But does Developer MOTIVE Studios and Publisher Electronic Arts allow us to live out that Star… Read more.
If the world as you knew it was overtaken by machines and what you knew or thought you knew of mankind had to live underground, how would your whole look on life change? Would you do what you could to fight even though the outcome might not be so bright or would you believe in yourself when no one else would to come above and fight the machines? It really gets you thinking that with the world the way is… Read more.
If you had the job of a cosmonaut that had a mission, what would be one of the first things you would do? Would you take selfies in your suit? Would you try to do some flips in zero gravity? Would you communicate back home in a humorous way? All those are very valid and admirable choices in their own right. But what if you could be a swinging cosmonaut on another planet? You may start to think of new… Read more.
One of the things that keep on surprising me within Virtual Reality is movement. You can drive or fly a ship and go as fast as possible. You can walk or run and you can even swing based on the mechanics of the experience. But when I heard that Gamedust was making a game where you have grappling hooks that you can swing around along with acrobatics along with solving puzzles with humor, I was intrigued. I had to know… Read more.
For generations our people were kind, we were honest, and we protected each other. But as time passed, there must have been someone or something that didn't like what was being done...or at least what the tales have been told. But as the story goes, the war happened by machines from a parallel dimension over 3000 years ago. But these machines or as the ancients called them. But as things became destroyed, my people, my family had to do what… Read more.
It's been in your blood to become part of the discovery...part of the team. Every day you hope for something new and refreshing. Something that hasn't been so ordinary. You are a Slavic cosmonaut and this mission that you so gracefully signed up for as you thought you were so prepared for, has not gone as planned. The mission was to go to the Jupiter base and test a new device, launch it to hopefully produce the fuel needed and… Read more.
Think about the future for a moment. No, I am not talking about 5-10 years from now, I am talking about centuries. How do you imagine the world will be then? Would the world be full of machines and humans be the ones who are the minorities? How about a place that is unlivable and maybe humanity is somewhere else? In fact, is it possible that there would even be a world then or at least what we think of… Read more.
What would you do if you woke to no memories? What if the place you awoke from had some secrets of using biochemicals? Imagine being in another body with no idea where these things were made. Of course, with all experiments, everything runs smoothly with no problems, right? Is this why you are here...to correct the mistakes that were made? Features include: Story Mode - Find the answers to the questions in this immersive Sci-Fi adventure.Swarm Mode - Stop the… Read more.
All you want is to be able to dream. A dream of a better life. One that will have meaning and fulfillment. Now is your chance to reach that dream, but it won't be here and what you are used to. In order to reach what you and a lot of people want, you will need to go to a different planet that does not restrain you. A planet where religion and beliefs can not end up in such chaos.… Read more.
All you want is paradise. A place where there is peace and hope. But the question is not when you will get there but how. You could wait until your unfortunate demise or upload your soul to Elysia. But by doing so, not only will you be able to unravel your own life, but your digital afterlife as well. Features include: Psychological Adventure with Exploration & Puzzle Solving: Interact with over 100 physical puzzles, make psychological decisions and explore memories… Read more.
What happens when there needs to be a highly classified weapon that needs to be retrieved and lots of danger will go to lengths to protect it? They call in you, an elite HRF Operative to retrieve it. But it's not going to be easy as The Megacities of the world are under siege by the Homech forces by that evil Cifer. But that weapon that is needed, codenamed TWS (Tri-Weapon System) is not an ordinary weapon, but a pair… Read more.
What if you suddenly were to crash land on a strange planet full of history, would you search for the answers no matter the sacrifice? Would you start to wonder if everything you worked for was for this moment or would self-awareness of the situation start to come into play? Would the mind be stronger or would the heart lead us on a soulful journey? All of these questions are valid ones that when asked among your peers, may have… Read more.
We all know you like games and we know you want the best bang for your buck. That is why Survios has listened to their fans. They heard the screams of "we want the bundles" and "bundles for all" battle cries. That is why it's time for you to step up and take advantage of these amazing PlayStation VR bundles now. First we have the CREED: Rise to Glory and Raw Data Survios Bundle. Do you want to become Rocky?… Read more.
Welcome to The PlayStation Brahs. Please introduce yourself. So what is it like working at Archiact? “Archiact is a great studio located in downtown Vancouver, Canada. The company has been working exclusively in VR (and now AR) for 5 years. We’ve grown a lot from when I started over 3 years ago, but my last two years on Evasion have truly been the highlight. I’ve been so fortunate to collaborate with an incredible, passionate team who aim high and wanted… Read more.
Space will always be a question of mystery. We can let our imaginations run wild and see it come alive through books, tv, movies, and games. But sometimes our imaginations lead to new ideas that once executed, become something that could far meet our expectations. So when I heard that 3rd Eye Studios was bringing out Downward Spiral: Horus Station for PlayStation and that it would have PlayStation VR support, I had to find out more. I needed to know more about… Read more.
This specific scene in Jurassic Park always had a special meaning. “Nature will find away.” Think about that for a moment. “Nature will find away.” But what if what Dr. Malcom was saying all along, even after it was all said and done, that people still did not listen and still tried to create this life that eventually, the nature of the AI, found away. and in doing so we became the prisoners of our own creation? Does Developer Soul… Read more.
The future can have many outcomes as it has not been written yet. Anything can be possible. But we knew they were coming. We knew those aliens would be invading Earth. Lucky for me, the year 2027 was going to be my year. I was able to score a contractor job from the Nextgen Games. I just wonder if this contractor's job would be any good and could I make a difference. But as my new adventure begins, would it… Read more.
There are a few things when it comes to Science Fiction that help make it unique. You have the story, you have the atmosphere, and you have the discovery. When all of those come together in such a way, it somehow can pull you in and make you a part of its world. It can make you care about its characters and what happens to them and it can make you have a passion for the story. But does Developer… Read more.
Yea I got the orders. Go investigate a disturbance on the Faro Colony. I have seen the advertisements for it being peaceful, warm and welcoming. I read further down on the letter to where it said there was a low probability of enemy contact. It even said I would have the latest in everything. It even said it was going to be uneventful and it was signed by Architect and at the bottom of the orders it said Welcome to… Read more.
Back on March 7, 2017, we had a chance to go to Mars as you copilot a ship. Decisions had to be made within a certain amount of time or it was mission over. The way you got ready for the impact on Mars to controlling a rover to even a shooting battle allowed us to escape our reality in Unearthing Mars. Now Winking Entertainment wants to give you a chance to remember how things used to be on Earth and… Read more.
The one thing I have found that when you are in Virtual Reality and in space it’s a very immersive experience from the zero-gravity to the way you move. And when done correctly, it can really add to the experience like nothing else. So does Developer 3rd Eye Studios bring the immersion? Let’s find out in Downward Spiral: Horus Station for the PlayStation VR. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u3X36MqcGjs Now before we go any further, Downward Spiral: Horus Station can be played in both Non-VR and in VR.… Read more.
Horror and Sci-fi + Space + Stealth + Scares + Virtual Reality = The perfect combination. When it comes to horror games they can be scary. When you add the Sci-fi atmosphere with the horror element, there are certain things we have come to be aware of, enjoy, and our expectations or at least the hope that our expectations will be somewhat met part of the way. So when Developer Firesprite first announced their vision of what we are normally… Read more.
It’s scenes like this from movies like The Martian that I some times pause or just look at the picture. I wonder not what if, but when we actually start sending astronauts to Mars or other solar systems, if something were to happen, if somehow they become lost, how long would they survive and could they actually make it. Then I start to wonder, what if we could be put in a situation like that now to see how you… Read more.
Welcome to The Roughnecks... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kEAgjEENe4U&feature=youtu.be Ever since playing first-person shooters and seeing movies like Starship Troopers, I knew that one day we would get that feeling, that wow factor...and that day is upon us and this is just the beginning. Ever since Farpoint was announced at E3 2016, this has been one of the most anticipated games for PlayStation VR and now that it has finally been released, it does not disappoint. I don't want to spoil it for those… Read more.
Today we go to Mars. In the game Unearthing Mars, you play as a co-pilot that has no name. You and a Captain (yes she gets a name, even the robot you meet later on has a name), start off on a space station to learn about your mission to Mars to discover it's origins. The game has 10 levels and honestly, some are done better than others. Some missions have the ability to answer questions to help the story… Read more.