Ubisoft has been one of the biggest traditional videogame studios to support VR. Titles like Eagle Flight, Werewolves Within, and Star Trek Bridge Crew are all evidence of that. But it’s been a while since Ubisoft’s last VR game. Today, though, that changes dramatically as its flagship IP Assassin’s Creed Nexus VR is out now for Meta Quest headsets.
2023 is set to finish with a flurry of big VR games, one of which is Ubisoft’s Assassin’s Creed Nexus VR. Built from the ground up for VR gaming, the launch will bring one of Ubisoft’s biggest and longest-running franchises into VR. Featuring the same wall-to-wall action as its flatscreen cousins, here’s everything you need to know about the VR edition.
Ubisoft is no stranger to virtual reality (VR). Through subsidiary studios like Red Storm Entertainment, the company has released VR escape room experiences for arcades worldwide. Then you have titles like Transference, Wolves Within and Star Trek: Bridge Crew for home VR headsets. But its next project, Assassin’s Creed Nexus VR, is likely to be the biggest – and most important – to date. Because it could very well rejuvenate the franchise.
French videogame company Ubisoft held its ‘Ubisoft Forward’ event this week showcasing plenty of exciting titles. One of which was the long-awaited Assassin’s Creed Nexus VR. Originally teased back in 2020, VR fans got their first glimpse at the upcoming game thanks to a trailer and screenshots. Here are all the Assassin’s Creed Nexus VR release details we know so far.