Crytek Announced The Climb and Released Screenshots
Crytek announced The Climb, the world’s first virtual reality rock climbing game exclusively to Oculus.
“Feel the unrivaled adrenaline rush of free solo rock climbing and encounter the majesty of nature like never before in The Climb”
The game “invites thrill-seekers to experience the ultimate in extreme sports by going beyond the point of no return and scaling deadly cliff faces unaided.
Boasts hyper-realistic climbing locations from around the world, and players will discover the freedom of gaming with the Rift using either an Xbox One controller or Oculus Touch controllers as they soak up their awe-inspiring surroundings.”
Oculus Head of Worldwide Studios, Jason Rubin said: “Crytek is renowned for leveraging their CryEengine tech to create beautiful, immersive games.
Their early VR demos really captured public imagination, and to see their ideas come to life with Rift is incredible and not to be missed.
The Climb is a beautiful combination of art and thrill that’s bringing an entirely new level of adventure gaming to Rift.”
Also commenting on the collaboration, Founder, CEO & President of Crytek, Cevat Yerli, said: “Gaming has always given us the opportunity to place ourselves in otherwise impossible scenarios, and VR technology such as the Rift makes us feel present in those scenarios like never before.
The Climb invites players to experience the intensity of one of the world’s most dangerous sports, and they’ll truly feel the thrill of being thousands of meters above the ground with nothing but their skill and a few precarious handholds to rely on.”
No release date is been announced yet.