At this year’s Oculus Connect 3, fellow editor Javy Gwaltney got a chance to check out the upcoming Oculus Rift game Lone Echo, which thoroughly impressed him. Taking place in outer space, you experience zero-g first hand with the Oculus Touch controllers.
As an astronaut, you maneuver around the world by grabbing hold of walls or any surface nearby to pull you towards your destination. In the demo we played at Oculus Connect 3, the game functioned like soccer in space, giving both an Ender’s Game and Tron-like vibe as two teams take control of robots that attempt to throw discs into an opponent’s goal.
You can read our hands-on impressions, along with other great Oculus Rift games on the horizon, here.