'Elite Harmful' will return to Oculus Rift on launch day

'Elite Dangerous' will return to Oculus Rift on launch day

Elite Harmful has been a confirmed VR title since 2013, and has supported the Oculus Rift improvement package for nicely over a yr. However improvement hasn’t precisely been quick-paced. At current, the enormous open-world area journey recreation solely runs on a really outdated Oculus firmware, primarily which means that players have to decide on between enjoying Elite Harmful or the whole lot else. That is going to vary quickly although, as Elite Harmful will formally be supported on the headset and launched on the Oculus Retailer on launch day, March twenty eighth.

In the event you’ve already bought Elite Harmful via different means, Oculus says you’ll get the brand new version freed from cost. Gamers will be capable of “migrate” their recreation to the Oculus Retailer utilizing a free code from developer Frontier. It isn’t completely clear if gamers will have the ability to take pleasure in the identical expertise instantly via the launcher that shipped with the Steam model. Proper now the Steam web page solely lists the HTC Vive as supported beneath VR, however that would change nearer to the discharge date. We have reached out to Frontier for clarification.