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  Immersion Games presents Disc Ninja – a unique take on Disc Golf like never before
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08/05/2021
 


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Immersion Games is proud to present Disc Ninja: a disc golf game set in a fantastical version of feudal Japan, designed for Virtual Reality headsets. The game launches today and is available for Oculus Quest and Oculus Quest 2 headsets at an appealing price of $19.99.
 

Feel free to check out the launch trailer of Disc Ninja and don’t hesitate to contact us regarding review codes.

Disc golf fans and sports enthusiasts alike have plenty of reasons to be excited. Disc Ninja arrives on August 5th, and will serve as a perfect occasion to get familiarized with a sport of ever growing popularity. Every Oculus Quest owner can now hone their disc golf skills, taking a tour across 15 virtual disc golf courses in a fantastical version of feudal Japan, a unique place you won’t find them anywhere else.
 

Apart from its distinctive setting, what sets Disc Ninja apart from other disc golf games is its immensely strong emphasis on disc-throwing physics. The developers put a lot of effort into balancing it in a way that seems natural to both seasoned disc golf players and newcomers. The latter group can also take advantage of a special assisted throwing mode that should come in handy in their very first attempts.

Disc golf courses in Disc Ninja are set across 15 picturesque maps that stylistically take players back in time to a magical version of feudal Japan. Gamers will traverse dark bamboo forests, breathtaking temples and cities showcasing their captivating architecture from the days of yore. That’s not all, though. Those maps are steeped in numerous traps and hazards, as well as alternative routes opening whole new possibilities before players. Finding them can prove to be a tricky and challenging task, however.

During the course of the play, players will discover and unlock cosmetic items, such as flashy new outfits or dazzling skins for their discs. It allows for customization of their unique avatars, and showcasing them in a competitive multiplayer mode, where up to 4 contestants can compete with each other, battling for the best score.


 
The developers from Immersion Games have already committed themselves to expanding the game post-launch. The first update is already planned and should arrive shortly after the release. It will feature a new “race” game mode that will change the winning criteria. The least amount of throws won’t be a deciding factor anymore, the winner will be determined by their course completion time. A Tournament mode will be added among the new features, with those in mind, who want to organize Disc Ninja mini-tournaments.

Key features: ⚬ Meticulously fine-tuned disc-throwing physics: real-life disc techniques, such as sidearm and wrist throwing as well as spin putting are all recreated here15 maps set in a fantastical version of feudal Japan. Lush and stunning landscapes and immaculate attention to detail make Disc Ninja by far the best looking disc golf simulator among sports VR games., ⚬ 15 maps set in a fantastical version of feudal Japan. Lush and stunning landscapes and immaculate attention to detail make Disc Ninja by far the best looking disc golf simulator among sports VR games, ⚬ Multiple ways to achieve victory. Thanks to the game’s open-ended level design, eagle-vision players will spot numerous opportunities to perform risky throws that can bring them significantly closer to the goal, ⚬ Deep customization options: masks, outfits and disks can be tried on in the virtual changing room before they are shown off before other players in the multiplayer mode.

Starting today Disc Ninja is available in the Oculus Store for $19.99.
 
 
About Immersion Games: Immersion Games is a VR game developer, founded by one of the most experienced VR/AR studios in the world – Immersion. It builds upon the tech and experience that the parent company gained while working for companies such as Coca-Cola, HBO or McDonald’s. With the advancement in VR technology the company focuses on creating immersive and unique projects in virtual reality. Immersion Games’ target is to give players experience which uses the full potential of this rapidly growing and prospective industry.