Step inside a dystopian near-future Los Angeles with Blade Runner 2049: Replicant Pursuit, coming to Gear VR on July 21!
Oculus, the platform behind Samsung Mobile‘s Gear VR, partnered with Alcon Interactive Group to bring Blade Runner into VR with a trio of experiences from three different developers, including Evolve and Left 4 Dead creators Turtle Rock Studios. This will give fans the chance to explore one of science fiction’s most memorable worlds from multiple perspectives.
In the first instalment, Blade Runner 2049: Replicant Pursuit lets players pilot a spinner (those flying police vehicles) through near-future Los Angeles as they hunt down a rogue replicant. Two more interactive Blade Runner experiences (available on both Gear VR and Rift) around the film’s premiere in October.
Blade Runner 2049, the film directed by Denis Villeneuve with stars Harrison Ford and Ryan Gosling, hits theatres Oct. 6. Here’s the latest trailer for Blade Runner 2049 for a taste of what’s to come!
#TBT – why not also check out the trailer for the original Blade Runner movie from 1982 starring a young Harrison Ford!