Ubisoft Announces Cross-Platform Play Support for Upcoming VR Games
Ubisoft announced today that their entire upcoming VR lineup, starting with Eagle Flight, will support support cross-platform play between the HTC Vive, Oculus Rift, and PlayStation VR.
Eagle Flight’s support will begin tomorrow, November 29, and the feature will be available at launch for Werewolves Within and Star Trek Bridge Crew.
David Votypka, Senior Creative Director at Red Storm, had the following to say about the announcement:
“Making our VR titles cross-platform has been a goal of ours from the start and we’re happy to announce that Eagle Flight, Werewolves Within, and Star Trek: Bridge Crew will be playable cross-platform on PSVR, Oculus Rift, and HTC Vive. Our games feature a strong multiplayer experiences, so letting friends play together regardless of which headset they own will enhance the social nature of our games and let them be played the way we envisioned.”
Eagle Flight is currently available on Oculus Rift and PlayStation VR, with a HTC Vive version releasing December 20. Werewolves Within is scheduled for release on December 6 on all three headsets. Finally, Star Trek: Bridge Crew is coming out on March 14, also for all three headsets.