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[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Gamasutra and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource Games Press.]

Thief Simulator is back. More realistic than ever!

The game appreciated by players (mostly positive reviews on Steam) returns in the virtual reality version. What awaits players in Thief Simulator VR?

Thief Simulator VR is a game developed by the Polish studio GameBoom VR. The developers' goal was to port the entire Thief Simulator game to virtual reality headsets. The result of the work is a big VR game, which is characterized by:

- fully-immersive realistic mechanic in VR. Feel how it is to lock pick doors, smash everything in a house, steal cars, jump through windows and hide in a trash

- follow a plot and pay off a debt to a mysterious family or choose by yourself which house you will rob next in this sandbox world

- disassembly stolen cars, hack phones and tablets in your hideout; and sell all goods in a pawn shop or by online

- buy new thief tools and gadgets that will allow you to rob richer people

- drive cars with fully implemented VR-adapted driving model and play with a car interior

Official Announcement Trailer:

An open-world VR game that will make you feel like a real thief.

Have you ever wondered what it's like to be a real thief? Now you can see for yourself in Thief Simulator VR! Steal in free roam sandbox neighborhoods. Observe your target and gather the information that will help you with the burglary. Take the challenge and rob the best secured houses. And… don’t get caught!

Editors interested in writing a preview are invited to contact: [email protected]

Thief Simulator VR on Steam:

When will you play the role of a thief?

Thief Simulator VR will debut in Early Access in October. The game will cost $15. People with the original version of Thief Simulator will receive a discount coupon (on Steam) for the VR version. Players will be able to buy Thief Simulator VR on the Steam and Viveport store.

Compatible headsets:

- Oculus Rift

- HTC Vive

- Valve Index (including Index Controllers)

- Windows Mixed Reality


Title: Thief Simulator VR

Developer: GameBoom VR

Publisher: PlayWay

Steam page:

Release date: October

Price: $15 + a discount coupon (Steam) for people with the original version of Thief Simulator

Discord channel:

Press contact: [email protected]