Howdy Swaggers, we’re again with the brand new contemporary article on Area Channel 5 VR launches later this month
Area Channel 5 is a recreation collection we haven’t heard from in a very long time, however it’s about to get a revival on PlayStation VR. Right this moment, Sega introduced the discharge date for Area Channel 5 VR: Kinda Funky Information Flash!, which will likely be launching on PS VR on the finish of the month. When it arrives, it’ll be the primary Area Channel 5 recreation in 18 years.
Regardless of that lengthy absence, the Area Channel 5 collection has nonetheless made its mark on trendy gaming, due to the truth that the sport’s most important character, Ulala, has made cameo appearances in varied Sega video games. Area Channel 5 VR is being created by members of the unique improvement workforce, developer Grounding Inc. revealed in at present’s press launch, however it didn’t get into particulars about simply how a lot of the outdated workforce is returning.
In Area Channel 5 VR, you’ll play as a rookie reporter becoming a member of Ulala. Given its deal with rhythm and dancing, Area Channel 5 appears significantly well-suited for VR, and certainly, Grounding Inc. says that you simply’ll be utilizing the PlayStation Transfer controllers to bop and pose alongside Ulala as you play.
Outdoors of Area Channel 5 VR‘s story mode, there’s additionally an arcade mode that can assist new gamers acquire their footing. It’ll be joined by a trial dance mode that can act an endurance and train mode by tasking gamers to finish 100 dances in a row. Protecting with the theme of train, gamers may also have the ability to observe the quantity of energy burned as they play.
So, by the top of the month, we’ll have a brand new Area Channel 5 recreation on the cabinets. Although the sport will likely be a PlayStation VR unique at launch, Sega additionally has plans to convey it to Viveport, Steam VR, and the Oculus Quest sooner or later sooner or later. Area Channel 5: Kinda Funky Information Flash! is out on February 25th and can run $39.99.