Virtual reality gamers may be interested to know that a new VR game allowing you to step into the iconic movie franchise of Planet of The Apes will be launching early next month, available to play from April 3rd, 2018 onwards. The virtual reality game Crisis on the Planet of the Apes will be available to play on the HTC Vive, Oculus Rift and PlayStation VR hardware and offers a first-person game set between the Rise of the Planet of the Apes and Dawn of the Planet of the Apes movies. Check out the announcement trailer below to learn more about what you can expect from the new VR Planet of the Apes game.
Created by 20th Century Fox’s Foxnext VR Studio the Crisis on the Planet of the Apes will be the first virtual reality game from the studio and was produced in partnership with the UK-based Imaginati Studios. Foxnext VR Studio senior VP and GM Brendan Handler explains “VR has always held the promise of bringing together the cinematic storytelling of film and the deeply immersive interactivity of games. ‘Crisis on the Planet of the Apes’ VR takes this potential to the next level. We set out to give the fan a lead role in this dark apes world – to feel the ape’s strength, power and movement as he fights his way to safety.”