New Half-Life: Alyx Mod Provides 5 Hours Of VR Gameplay



Levitation seems to be in contrast to something we’ve seen earlier than.

In March 2020, Half-Life: Alyx formally launched on PC VR headsets, providing gamers what may simply be thought of among the best VR video games up to now. Lower than a yr after launch, developer Valve launched Steam Workshop help to the favored first-person shooter, permitting anybody the prospect to create their very own ranges, textures, fashions, and animations through an easy-to-use degree creator instrument.

Since then we’ve seen various game-changing mods make their option to headsets. This contains all the things from a Portal-inspired puzzle expertise to a terrifying VR rendition of Hideo Kojima’s now-legendary horror sport demo, P.T. Extra not too long ago, one workforce managed to recreate components of Bioware’s award-winning retrofuturistic video video games sequence, Bioshock. The outcomes are completely jaw-dropping, with gamers capable of combat terrifying “Splicer” enemies and harness the ability of Plasmids in VR for the primary time.

Little did we all know these aforementioned mods had been only a style of what was to come back. Over the weekend, a workforce of impartial builders dropped a trailer for his or her upcoming HL:A mod, “Levitation,” which guarantees a further 4-5 hours of action-packed gameplay as gamers return to the function of Alyx Vance for a model new journey set all through the harmful streets of Metropolis 17.

In keeping with the trailer, gamers will journey to Sector X seeking a pair of fellow resistance fighters who went lacking whereas investigating a mysterious floating constructing. Primarily based on the footage supplied we are able to additionally anticipate the return of Alyx’s cheeky associate Russel in addition to the mysterious G-Man.

In addition to that little is thought in regards to the upcoming venture. Like the entire mods launched on the Steam Workshop, Levitation will probably be out there free to obtain on PC VR headsets. That stated, Levitation seems to be in contrast to something we’ve seen on the Steam Workshop. At first look, I nearly thought this was an official DLC launch by Valve; the cinematic trailer left me with real goosebumps.

The video description states that Leviathan will probably be out there in Q3 of 2022. As is the case with each mod featured on the HL:A Steam Workshop, you have to to personal a replica of the sport in an effort to play. Half-Life: Alyx is on the market for $59.99 on PC VR headsets.

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