VR Skater debuts the Mega Ramp when it kickflips onto PS VR2 this summer time – PlayStation.Weblog

VR Skater is a extremely immersive avenue Skateboarding recreation coming to PlayStation VR2 this Summer time! It’s a finely tuned mixture of each arcade and simulation. Straightforward to be taught however laborious to grasp, the sensation you get after touchdown a tough trick is like no different!

Right this moment we’re speaking new options, experiences, and all the pieces PlayStation VR2!

One factor all Skaters must expertise in VR is the Mega Ramp! From a gameplay standpoint, the mega ramp permits Gamers to catch air like by no means earlier than, pulling off insane flip tips and large grabs over the enduring Mega Ramp, made well-known by Skateboarding Legend Danny Means. Normally, the important thing gameplay dynamic of VR Skater is all about avenue skating. So, in addition to being extremely spectacular and one thing the neighborhood needs, it provides a special gameplay mechanic on this separate immersive expertise. One thing utterly new to the world of VR. 

Adaptive triggers

Introduced first as we speak on the PlayStation Weblog, VR Skater will use the facility of the PS VR2 to push immersion additional! We plan to make use of the adaptive triggers to regulate pressure when steering in-game. Giving the feeling of resistance you’d really feel in a skateboard’s vehicles and bushings in actual life. VR followers and skaters will love this announcement as we’re attempting to copy even probably the most minor particulars of skating.

The controls replicate how tips could be carried out in actual life. Swiping and scooping your arms as in the event that they had been toes to carry out iconic skate tips like kickflips, tre flips, hardflips, and lots of extra! Feeling intuitive if you happen to’ve ever stepped foot on a skateboard earlier than. To carry out grinds and slides, the participant will maintain buttons to use rotation and stress to particular person sides of the board, giving gamers the liberty to skate how they wish to. Whether or not or not it’s tail or nostril slides, 50-50 grinds, or many extra. You may as well work a collection of grabs and the finger flip into your combos.


Skateboarding is a really inventive outlet. From the tips you carry out, to the style and music embedded within the sport’s historical past. Customizing your board is a necessary a part of Skateboarding. Introduced first right here on the PlayStation weblog, gamers will be capable to customise their boards and grip tape utilizing the Print Pill! Attain a sure XP stage and also you’ll unlock the Print Pill, permitting you to add customized textures, and prepare them nonetheless you need. This can be a extremely requested function that we’re stoked to announce as we speak!

However how does customization in VR Skater work? Head to the VR Skate store the place you could find all new decks, vehicles, wheels, and grip tapes that you simply bodily apply to create your excellent setup. You’ll be capable to unlock new colored decks, vehicles, wheels & grip tapes by finishing challenges and levelling up in-game. A function that each one skate followers are certain to like.

Who’re Deficit Video games?

Deficit Video games is a small indie VR recreation studio from the Bavarian countryside based in 2017. Earlier than VR Skater, they launched smaller cellular VR titles. Since founder and VR fanatic Andi has sturdy roots within the skate and punk rock scene, taking a look at attainable designs for a VR skateboarding recreation was a really natural determination. Then all the pieces took its course and in 2022 the Early Entry model of VR Skater was nominated for the German Video games Award within the class of Know-how and Innovation.

Each Perp Video games and Deficit Video games can’t wait to launch VR Skater into the wild this Summer time on PlayStation VR2!

You’ll be able to Wishlist the sport now on PlayStation Retailer. 

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