Funktonic Labs is a developer known for its colourful games like Starbear Taxi and Fujii. So, the arrival of The Light Brigade is a welcome one, seeing the team stretch their VR skills into new territory. Namely, a stylish roguelike with a strong narrative and plenty of action. The roguelike genre has seen an explosion in VR in recent years thanks to its replay factor, encouraging players to keep returning for more. It’s this factor that puts The Light Brigade among the top of its class.
Virtual reality (VR) developer Funktronic Labs is known for its colourful, playful style of videogames. From Cosmic Trip and Starbear: Taxi through to Fuji, they all have soft edges and delightful exuberance, suitable for players of all ages. The studio’s next title, however, isn’t as cutesy, a hardcore roguelike called The Light Brigade which is available to pre-order.