Developer Studio Carbon Studio releases new information on the coming PSVR version of The Wizards. So players not only expect a simple console adaptation, but an advanced version with more content and improved game mechanics. The official release date of the new Enhanced version is March 12th.
The Wizards: Enhanced Edition – Release March 12 for PlayStation VR (PSVR)
The Wizards: Enhanced Edition puts the players in the role of a powerful magician, who in the world of Meliora with powerful spells against numerous fantasy creatures compete. One month before the official release of the console adaptation of the game, the responsible devs announce some innovations to the VR adventure. Accordingly, PSVR owners can look forward to a revamped version of the magical VR title with additional content and optimized gameplay.
In addition to the well-known six-hour story campaign, the Arena mode and the fate cards for modifying game sequences, there is more to explore content. So the campaign has been extended by a bonus level, which provides additional insight into the background story. In it expect new opponents with their own combat mechanics and new challenges. According to developers, this is the most extensive level they have ever designed. A reason for the first time to integrate checkpoints, which let you respawn at a game over at an unlocked point. This is to avoid frustration by not having to start from scratch each time.
Another goodie is the new customization option of your main character, which includes a UI revision at the same time. So you are allowed to customize your gloves to your own wishes and provided with glyphs. The magic symbols now represent your life points, replacing the classic ad. This is intended to further enhance immersion. In addition, the feedback from the community was set to promote even more and to increase the gaming experience.
Therefore, there are new settings options, which leaves the players open, how they want to experience the adventure. Accordingly, there are now new control options for determining locomotion (free or teleportation), the type and speed of rotations, the speed of movement, the intensity of the display, a right-handed or left-handed decision, and the intensity of the aiming aid. The PS Move controllers are used for control.
The Wizards: Enhanced Edition will officially be released on March 12 for PlayStation VR (PSVR) on the PlayStation Store.