Angry Birds: Isle of Pigs is now available for € 12.49 for Oculus Rift and HTC Vive on Steam and in Viveport and for € 14.99 in the Oculus Store. In it, the players expect more than 50 levels around the shooting of birds in pig pyramids. The release on other VR platforms should follow as announced in the future.
Rovio brings the smartphone classic Angry Birds next year in cooperation with developer Studio Resolution Games in the VR. With Angry Birds: Isle of Pigs, the AR version for the Magic Leap One is now also releasing a VR offshoot of the angry birds for all major VR platforms.
Angry Birds VR: Isle of Pigs – Available on all major VR platforms from 2019
Already in the AR version Angry Birds FPS: First Person Slingshot the well-known gameplay of the mobile classic is transferred to modern times. So her little birdie fires with a slingshot in towers with pigs to bring them down impressively. As a reward, points beckon. A simple concept that inspired millions of players on the smartphone.
With Angry Birds VR: Isle of Pigs comes next year, a VR adaptation of the catchy gameplay for VR glasses out. According to those responsible, all VR platforms are to be supported. Which this is exactly, but is currently not known. With a version for Oculus Rift, HTC Vive, Windows VR glasses, PlayStation VR (PSVR) and Oculus Go and Gear VR should definitely be expected. A publication on the upcoming Oculus Quest is also conceivable.
Kati Levoranta, CEO of Rovio Entertainment, describes the coming release in a statement optimistically:
“The release of Angry Birds VR: Isle of Pigs is an exciting move for Rovio in the future of gaming. We are delighted that millions of Angry Birds fans will soon be able to truly immerse themselves in the universe of Angry Birds, with the unique presence that only the VR can provide. Angry Birds VR: Isle of Pigs shows again the many unforeseen ways fans can interact with their favorite characters and gameplay. ”
Angry Birds VR: Isle of Pigs to be released in early 2019 for VR glasses.