IronWolf VR is a roomscale submarine game playable either singleplayer or online co-op with motion controls. Built from the ground up for VR, each part of the submarine has been crafted for an optimal VR experience.
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Mar 13, 2017
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Note: This Early Access game is not complete and may or may not change further. If you are not excited to play this game in its current state, then you should wait to see if the game progresses further in development. Learn more

What the developers have to say:

Why Early Access?

“To receive and implement player feedback so that IronWolf VR can be both compelling and intuitive. It is important to us that we develop submarine systems and enemies that are complex enough to provide interesting gameplay while being simple to learn.

We have created some missions to demonstrate and test different gameplay elements, with the intention of putting them together in a persistent open world.”

Approximately how long will this game be in Early Access?

“We expect early access to last for around 6 months.”

How is the full version planned to differ from the Early Access version?

“Throughout early access we will be carefully analysing player feedback which will guide how gameplay systems in IronWolf VR evolve. Our aim is to achieve an intuitive and engaging system for controlling the submarine that takes full advantage of roomscale VR.

Our vision for IronWolf VR is that players will be able to patrol the oceans and be provided with a seamless persistent open world, with interesting and varied gameplay being presenting as they sail the ocean. In this open world players will be able to enlist the help of friends to man their submarine.To achieve this we will be adding:

Gameplay features:

  • Large naval battles
  • Aircraft carriers
  • Battleships
  • Airships
  • Escort mission
  • Blockades
  • Inventory system

Submarine Systems:

  • Damage Control: Players repair their submarine through physically interacting with the submarine.
  • Torpedo room
  • Engine room
  • Additional deck gun

Environment:
  • Strategic sea forts
  • Icebergs
  • Underwater terrain
  • Night missions

What is the current state of the Early Access version?

“In the initial release of IronWolf VR we have included a set of mission that will enable players to:

  • Sink enemy ships with torpedoes
  • Fight enemy aircraft using the anti-aircraft gun
  • Duels with destroyers that will engage you with depth charges
  • Navigate around anti-submarine mines
  • Experience drowning when the enemy inflicts too much damage on your submarine
  • Medals awarded based on mission performance
  • A variety of difficulty levels

These missions provide a starting point for us to get player feedback before introducing new missions and gameplay mechanics. In the future, these missions will provide the basis of an open world gameplay experience.”

Will the game be priced differently during and after Early Access?

“We will announce pricing for the final launch of IronWolf VR later, as we are still reviewing if it will be the same price as Early Access.”

How are you planning on involving the Community in your development process?

“We are excited for the community to start playing IronWolf VR and giving us their feedback. We are looking to release updates on a regular basis and we will be acting on community feedback, both for guiding new features and balancing the game.”
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November 11

Early Access 1.5.0.0: Inventory, Oxygen Supply and Torpedo Targeting Update in Beta Now

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2T6ktIpLLJU&feature=youtu.be

Hi everyone, we’ve added a new inventory system and an oxygen supply item so players can use the pumps for longer periods of time. The welder can also be stored in inventory slot. We’ve also added guidance controls for torpedoes so players can improve their chance of hitting enemies.

We’ve also added a death sequence when you run out of oxygen either in the submarine or in the oxygen supply item.

Changelog:
  • Replaced straight running torpedoes with radio guided torpedoes.
  • Revamped Torpedo Data Computer (TDC) to include axis controls for live torpedo heading
  • Added Empty, Reloading and Ready status displays for torpedo tubes on TDC.
  • Added locked target Heading, Distance and Speed to TDC display.
  • Added two inventory slots on player avatar.
  • Added per player limited 60 second oxygen supply item
  • Added death by asphyxiation when you run out of oxygen supply.
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October 24

Early Access 1.4.0.6: Damage Control Update Out of Beta



https://youtu.be/Zva7HmgbZTY

Thanks you to everyone who tested and gave us feedback on the new damage control and graphics in the beta branch. We’ve now put these features into the main game so they are available to all players.

To fix leaks, pick up the welder which is located on the control room door. Use the trigger to activate the welder and hold it near to the source of the leak. If you see sparks, you are fixing the leak, continue welding until the leak stops. Water can be removed by using the bilge pump. In multi-player, someone can use the bilge pump to buy more time for the person using the welder. We’ve balanced single-player so that it is not necessary to pump and weld at the same time.

We've also fixed an issue where random missions could de-sync.
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About This Game

IronWolf VR is a roomscale submarine game playable either as singleplayer or online co-op. Unleash torpedoes on enemy ships, shoot down fighters and bombers using anti-aircraft guns, and attempt to survive depth charges dropped by deadly destroyers. Built from the ground up for VR, each part of the submarine has been crafted for the best possible VR experience.

Gameplay
  • Fast paced shooting to repel enemy planes with the flak gun
  • Stealthily hunt enemy convoys
  • Duel with enemy destroyers
Controls and Instruments
  • All submarine controls are physically based wheels, levers and switches that mimic their real life counterparts
  • Haptics and 3D audio provide you with detailed feedback for fine control and immersion
  • All submarine dials and gauges have been designed to be easily readable with the current resolution of consumer VR headsets
Locomotion
  • We have carefully planned and designed our submarine to be immersive in the minimum room scale space of 2m x 1.5m
  • All controls within each compartment of the submarine are fully accessible without immersion breaking teleports in the minimum room scale space
  • Teleports between compartments are handled by physical controls such as operating a door or pulling open a hatch for increased immersion
Single and Multi player
  • Cooperative online multiplayer
  • Play on your own by enabling assists to your requirements

System Requirements

    Minimum:
    • OS: Windows 7 or later
    • Processor: CPU: Intel i5-4590, AMD FX 8350 equivalent or better
    • Memory: 8 GB RAM
    • Graphics: Nvidia GeForce GTX 970, AMD Radeon R9 290 equivalent or better
    • DirectX: Version 11
    • Network: Broadband Internet connection
    • Storage: 3 GB available space
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