Explore the World of Darkness in VR on Oculus Quest and Oculus Rift today, Steam VR launching on May 25 and PSVR later in 2021
STOCKHOLM – April 22, 2021 – Fast Travel Games has announced that Wraith: The Oblivion – Afterlife is now available on Oculus Quest and Oculus Rift platforms for a suggested retail price of $29.99 USD / £24.99 GBP / €24.99 Euro. Wraith: The Oblivion – Afterlife is a story-driven VR horror game set in the World of Darkness where players must solve the mystery behind their death and uncover dark secrets using supernatural abilities.
Check out the haunting launch trailer here: https://youtu.be/Q3GvEd2qkFo
Take on the role of Ed Miller, a photographer who becomes a Wraith after dying in a mysterious séance. To discover the horrifying truth behind your death, you must explore the Barclay Mansion and use your newly acquired supernatural abilities to uncover its darkest secrets. But beware, disturbed spirits known as Spectres roam the mansion’s halls. You will need to avoid and outwit these tortured souls to survive.
Wraith: The Oblivion – Afterlife combines a chilling atmosphere and gripping story with terrifying enemies to create a true VR horror experience that brims with tension and suspense. While light on jump scares, players will need to rely on their sense of self-preservation to survive.
“Wraith: The Oblivion – Afterlife is our love letter to the World of Darkness. Its monster-filled universe has always captured my imagination with its dark storytelling and intrigue, I still can’t believe I get to help create the first VR game set in one of its story worlds,” Erik Odeldahl, co-founder and creative director at Fast Travel Games, said. “We’re not just making a VR horror game. We’re telling a chilling story set in one of the most iconic horror worlds out there and I couldn’t be more proud of what our team has created.”
Wraith: The Oblivion – Afterlife is the first VR title set in the World of Darkness, the shared story universe containing Vampire: The Masquerade, Werewolf the Apocalypse, and others. It also marks the first time Wraith: The Oblivion has expanded beyond tabletop RPGs and into video games, allowing fans to experience the afterlife as a Wraith like never before.
Wraith: The Oblivion – Afterlife Key Features
- Become a Wraith: Your own death is a mystery that you must solve. As a Wraith, you’ll use supernatural abilities to move through walls, track the movement of other spirits, and manipulate objects at a distance to uncover the Barclay Mansion’s terrifying history and the truth of how you met your end.
- Explore the Barclay Mansion: The Barclay Mansion is an opulent residence filled with Hollywood decadence, occult research, and terrifying monsters. Avoid vengeful spirits while using Relic Items and Wraith abilities to hunt for clues.
- Beware of Spectres: Hostile Spectres, spirits of wrath and vengeance each with their own background and connection to the bigger mystery, roam the mansion’s halls. With few ways to defend yourself, you must avoid and outwit these lost souls who want nothing more than to send you to Oblivion, the end of all things.
- Experience the World of Darkness in VR: Wraith: The Oblivion – Afterlife is a first-person VR horror game set in the World of Darkness, the shared universe containing Vampire: The Masquerade, Werewolf: The Apocalypse, and more.
Assets for Wraith: The Oblivion – Afterlife can be found in the press kit.
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About Fast Travel Games
Fast Travel Games is a VR-exclusive games developer based in Stockholm, founded by industry-leading veterans with a proven history of creating the world’s most immensely popular games like Angry Birds 2, Mirror’s Edge and the Battlefield series. Fast Travel Games is responsible for critically acclaimed VR titles including Apex Construct, The Curious Tale of the Stolen Pets, and Budget Cuts 2.
About World of Darkness
World of Darkness is a transmedia entertainment brand encompassing a number of modern fantasy horror franchises, including Vampire: The Masquerade, Werewolf: The Apocalypse, and more. Through tabletop roleplaying games, video games, board games, literature, comic books, and more, these franchises tell mature stories in a dark supernatural fantasy layered over our modern world. Since 1991, World of Darkness has defined monster-perspective entertainment for a generation of fans. For more information visit www.worldofdarkness.com.
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