Good Shepherd Entertainment and its many gaming partners have announced the latest addition to IndiE3 – Indie Heaven – three full days of meeting, greeting and eating alongside a fantastic gathering of independent games and gamemakers from June 12-14 at Don Chente DTLA (1248 S. Figueroa St.). The space is directly across the street from the Los Angeles Convention Center – right above Hooters – and adjacent to the legendary Devolver Lot.
Plethora Project and Devolver Digital have released Block’hood VR, a virtual reality enabled version of their award-winning building project for Vive and Oculus Rift. Block’hood VR is available on Steam for €12.49 with a 10% off discount during launch week and additional 15% off discount for owners of the standard Block’hood game on Steam.
Today VITEI Backroom announced the release date for Oculus-exclusive VR game Paper Valley. Due for release on April 19th and priced at 19,99€, Paper Valley immerses players in a lush green world of mystery, filled with crumbling monuments, and an unspoken narrative inspired by the works of ThatGameCompany.
Wildly versatile independent developer Free Lives (Broforce, Genital Jousting) and game label Devolver Digital have released the third and biggest expansion to GORN yet with the Big Things Update, available now for free on Steam. GORN is this weekend’s Steam VR Weekend Deal and will be available at 25% off until Monday, February 26.
CCP Games has announced that Gunjack 2: End of Shift – the sequel to one of the best-selling mobile VR games of all time, the critically-acclaimed Gunjack – is launching today for Gear VR on the Oculus Store, available to download for $8.99 SRP. Gunjack 2: End of Shift, which was originally released exclusively for Daydream, is also receiving a permanent price drop on Google Play, from $12.99 SRP to $8.99 SRP.
Today, CCP Games launches Sparc™ for Oculus Rift and HTC Vive® virtual reality headsets, bringing the energetic virtual sport to PC with full cross-platform multiplayer gameplay, connecting with players who have already been enjoying the game on PlayStation®VR.