Another incentive to move to wireless VR.
If you own an Oculus Rift or HTC Vive headset and wish to get rid of the wires then TPCAST offers one of the most well known options. Whilst not exactly cheap – the system retails for over £300 GBP for either headset – TPCAST is adding an extra incentive with each purchase, a few virtual reality (VR) title, detective horror The Exorcist: Legion VR.
TPCAST has teamed up with publisher Fun Train for the deal, supplying customers with the first installment of the episodic experience.
“TPCAST is proud to partner with Fun Train and allow VR enthusiasts to enjoy The Exorcist: Legion VR in a whole new way – a wireless world, without worrying about the cable connecting the headset to the PC, thus creating a more immersive feel to the VR experience,” said Tal Arad, North America Marketing Manager in a statement.
“Wireless technology is the next level of immersion for virtual reality and Fun Train is pleased to be partnering with TPCast to deliver an elevated experience for new fans of The Exorcist,” adds Douglas Nabors, CEO of Fun Train. “This is where entertainment is rapidly heading and we’re thrilled to be a part of it. “
Developed by Wolf & Wood, The Exorcist: Legion VR launched in November 2017 for Oculus Rift and HTC Vive, with the experience inspired by the events of The Exorcist III. It features a stand-alone story untold in the movies across five chapters, three of which are already available.
“We are excited to provide high value to our customers by partnering with Fun Train and certifying the Exorcist: Legion VR chapter with TPCAST’s Wireless VR Adapter. The goal is to make sure to deliver fun, quality content, that takes advantage of the TPCAST wireless capabilities,” stated Udi Yuhjtman, North America General Manager. “Delivering unwired HMDs to developers and users enhances The Exorcist’s experience by giving users the freedom to move around in full scale as they partake in this interactive, episodic story.”
TPCAST will be doing a joint demo with Fun Train at EGLX in Toronto, Canada from 9th – 11th March, 2018. To purchase TPCAST head to its official website which will then direct you to one of its retail partners.