Vader Immortal is a Star Wars VR collection coming in 2019
[Replace: Oculus bought in contact to emphasize that Vader Immortal is a “VR story collection, not a recreation.”]
Coinciding with at the moment’s information about Oculus Quest, the upcoming $400 all-in-one untethered digital actuality headset, there is a new Star Wars expertise on the horizon from ILMxLAB. Vader Immortal: A Star Wars VR Sequence is a three-parter, with the primary episode debuting in 2019 for the Oculus Quest.
The setup, no less than for half one, is to move to the lava world of Mustafar to pay Darth Vader a go to and wield a lightsaber. That is perhaps sufficient? The story falls between Revenge of the Sith and A New Hope.
“You are going to have the ability to actually discover that place and, by extension, study much more about Vader,” stated author and govt producer David S. Goyer. “I feel the objective, additionally, was that we’d in a position to [witness] another depths to his character that could be troublesome to expertise in different mediums.”
It appears like a bunch of individuals have had their arms on Vader Immortal. Based on Mohen Leo, the director of immersive content material at ILMxLAB, his staff “labored in shut collaboration with” Ninja Idea, Lucasfilm’s Superior Improvement Group, Skywalker Sound, Epic Video games, and Oculus.
A lightsaber-wielding expertise for a wire-free VR gadget is a no brainer. It will simply come right down to how in depth this story really is and the way the Vader Immortal collection is cut up throughout three episodes.
Vader Immortal: A Star Wars VR Sequence – Episode I Revealed [Star Wars]