nDreams’ First VR Arcade Titles Revealed
nDreams Ltd., the award-winning virtual reality (VR) developer and publisher, has announced it has set up a dedicated team to create VR games and experiences for the fast-growing location-based entertainment (LBE) market. The first two titles, Shooty Fruity Arcade and Perfect Balloon Flight, will hit arcades in the coming months.
Shooty Fruity Arcade sees the critically acclaimed home VR game tailored specifically for an over-the-top arcade experience, giving even more people the chance to prove their skills as a mutant fruit-shooting checkout assistant! nDreams has joined forces with the likes of Ctrl V, VR Junkies, SynthesisVR and SpringboardVR as key arcade partners, with the game launching this winter.
Developed in partnership with Starbreeze, Perfect Balloon Flight takes people on a virtual flight of a lifetime across idyllic environments. Following on from the bestselling Perfect VR experience for home headsets, Perfect Balloon Flight will be enhanced by a physical balloon basket and 4D effects in several arcades.
“With VR arcade experiences growing in popularity, now is the perfect time to reveal what we have been working on for location-based entertainment” said Patrick O’Luanaigh, CEO of nDreams. “Whilst we continue to work hard on creating new titles for PC and console headsets, including our recently announced involvement with the Oculus Quest, LBE content has become a key vertical for us as we strengthen our position as a leading VR developer and publisher.”
nDreams is an award-winning virtual reality developer and publisher, with a proven track record in creating commercially successful and memorable experiences for leading VR platforms, including the award-winning The Assembly and smash hit, Shooty Fruity.
With our rich heritage in video game development, we lead the way in building world-leading interactive and immersive VR content and now boast one of the most experienced studios in the world. Our team of creatives, artist, coders, designers - and our internal publishing team - ensure we remain at the forefront of the technology and understanding audience needs.
nDreams is an approved developer partner with Sony PlayStation, Oculus, HTC, Microsoft HoloLens, Google and Samsung.
For more information, please visit www.ndreams.com
Starbreeze is a global game company whose vision is to be a leading provider in the entertainment industry by creating world-class experiences. Starbreeze was founded in 1998 and has since evolved into a well-established developer and publisher of PC and console games and VR products aimed at the global market. With studios in Stockholm, Paris, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Barcelona, Brussels, Bangalore and Dehradun, Starbreeze develops high-quality entertainment products based on proprietary and third-party rights, both in-house and in partnership with external game developers. Operations are organized in three business areas: Starbreeze Games, Publishing and VR Tech & Operations. Starbreeze shares are listed on Nasdaq Stockholm under the tickers STAR A and STAR B with the ISIN-codes SE0007158928 (A share) and SE0005992831 (B share). For more information, please visit starbreeze.com