If you happen to watched Stranger Issues season 4, took one take a look at Venca and thought ‘god I want that had been me,’ you are in luck, as a result of Stranger Issues VR makes that dream come true!
Strangers Issues VR is being made in collaboration with Netflix from Digital Digital Actuality developer Tender Claws, and fairly than letting you play as one of many youngsters, this time spherical you are enjoying as season 4’s large dangerous Vecna. Taking up this function, you may be invading the recollections and desires of characters from the present, and you’ll “harness telekinetic powers to battle people and creatures alike” (through Eurogamer).
The sport is described as a “pyschological horror/ motion recreation,” so presumably not one for the faint of coronary heart. It is also deliberate for all main VR platforms, although no specifics on which these are, and ought to be launching winter 2023, however once more no extra particulars than that.
“We’re awed that we get to dwell inside the Stranger Issues universe and dive into the wealthy interior worlds of its characters by Tender Claws’ distinctive method to nested worlds and immersive dreamscapes,” stated administrators Samantha Gorman and Danny Cannizzaro shared in a joint assertion.
“As followers, we would like this recreation to be very particular and we’re energised by the help and enthusiasm we have obtained from Netflix and the Stranger Issues artistic group.”
It is unclear if the sport is deliberate to instantly tie into the present or if it is simply its personal factor, however both method it looks like a reasonably cool technique to expertise the story of a fan-favourite villain.
Netflix recently acquired developer Spry Fox, developer behind the Animal Crossing-adjacent Cozy Grove, so it is clear the streaming large continues to be enthusiastic about increasing into the world of video games, even when (as of August) only one% of its person base is enjoying its video games. An excellent motive to play as a lot of them as you possibly can simply in case they get taken away.