Waltz of the Wizard is a virtual reality experience that lets you feel what it’s like to have magical powers! Combine arcane ingredients into a cauldron, unleashing creative or destructive wizardry upon a fully interactive world inspired by the atmosphere of films like Fantasia and Harry Potter.
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Very Positive (63) - 90% of the 63 user reviews for this game are positive.
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Jul 10, 2019
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About This Game

Experience magical powers in a world inspired by the atmosphere of films like Fantasia and Harry Potter!

  • “VR already has some exceptionally well-received games, like Waltz of the Wizard” -Rolling Stone Magazine
  • “Waltz of the Wizard has some of the most impressive uses of VR I've seen yet” -Polygon
  • “Spent tonight playing catch with an animated wall statue. VR is giving me the childhood i never had!” -Norman Chan, Tested

Waltz of the Wizard is a joy-filled fantasy experience that anyone can enjoy and a sampler dish of things that make VR unique! Feel what it’s like to have magical powers in this remaster of the popular original experience. Cast creative and diverse spells in a fully interactive world, discovering the many details of a world designed to feel real. Combine arcane ingredients into a boiling cauldron with the help of an ancient spirit trapped in a human skull. Travel to new places, finding yourself in mysterious circumstances full of detail and unforgettable atmosphere.

Extended Edition Details
Over the years we have received many requests for content updates to the original Waltz of the Wizard (thank you!), but we are a small team and can’t commit more resources to the free version than we already have. The Extended Edition allows us to keep updating and supporting Waltz, while also supporting our efforts in developing more VR content!

The Extended Edition is a remaster of the original that adds new spells, interactions and secrets, along with performance optimizations and new options that help keep the experience an excellent showcase introduction to VR. You’ll find things like a roomscale-only locomotion option and reach-assist to make the experience more accessible for showcasing VR. There is also improved hardware support, such as finger tracking and features for Valve’s Index Controllers!

Key parts of the experience

  • Accessible and intuitive VR introduction for new users.
  • Become a wizard and feel what it is like to have magical powers.
  • Brew magical spells using arcane ingredients.
  • Interact with a wizard’s tower full of magical artifacts.
  • Travel to new places and experience strange moments.
  • Uncover many hidden secrets and easter eggs.

New in the Extended Edition

  • 4 new spells and 2 modified spells
  • 3x potion flasks with different magical effects
  • Several new interactive items and additional objects in the tower
  • New Achievements system
  • Ability to use fireball magic in the labyrinth area
  • Remastered visuals and effects, like a shape-precise interactive water surface in cauldron
  • New options and accessibility improvements to make showcasing easier for new VR users (eg. physical movement only, reach assist)
  • Major performance improvements
  • New crossbow mini-game and scoring systems for swordgame
  • Customer support and future updates
  • Index Controller (Knuckles) with finger tracking, optimized natural grabbing and throwing, magical spell controls (finger guns for spells, luftguitar in Symphony spell) and character reactions to finger gestures like pointing, sign of the devil and shaka sign.
  • See detailed list of new content

System Requirements

    Minimum:
    • Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system
    • OS: Windows 7 (64-bit)
    • Processor: Intel i5-4590 / AMD FX 8350
    • Memory: 4 GB RAM
    • Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970 / AMD Radeon R9 290
    • DirectX: Version 11
    • Storage: 2 GB available space
    Recommended:
    • Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system
    • OS: Windows 10 (64-bit)
    • Processor: Intel i7-4790
    • Memory: 8 GB RAM
    • DirectX: Version 11
    • Storage: 5 GB available space

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