Beat Saber is a VR rhythm game where your goal is to slash the beats which perfectly fit into precisely handcrafted music.
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May 1, 2018
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What the developers have to say:

Why Early Access?

“We have been working on Beat Saber since 2016 and even though we had a plan to release the game only after everything will be 120% ready we got so much positive feedback for our current version that we decided to release the game earlier :)”

Approximately how long will this game be in Early Access?

“We would like to move from Early Access before the end of the year 2018.”

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

“In the full version we would like to add a solid single player mode with missions or challenges and we think there is room for other interesting modes too. From the beginning we thought that it would be nice to have a way for players to play their custom levels/songs Therefore we would like to provide a "level editor" in the future. Last but not least, we would like to add more content (songs).”

What is the current state of the Early Access version?

“Current version has all mechanics for an "arcade mode" ready and everything is working nicely. Early Access version will provide enough songs/levels for a casual gameplay and it should also be sufficient for any competitive player to try to improve in the game to fight for a spot in the high score table.”

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

“We may raise the price after adding significant content update/feature.”

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

“All community feedback is dear to us and it will play an integral part in the development process. Community is welcomed to contribute by engaging in a discussion with us, for example by commenting on difficulty of levels, reporting issues or even help with creating new content. Also feel free to send us any suggestions you would like to see in the future version of the game.”
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December 14

Beat Saber v0.12.1 Released

We have little something for you guys! New track 'One Hope' by KNOWER is exclusively releasing in Beat Saber today!

We are super excited because KNOWER is one of our most favorite bands and this is a chance for us to bring you nice new music and something we really enjoy. Have fun!

Additionally, this update comes with:
  • Cubes move and jump as in v0.11.2.
  • Practice mode now supports 200% speed.
  • Visual tweaks/changes.

...and you know what? More coming shortly.

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December 1

Beat Saber Beta v0.12.1b1 Released

Hi all,
we decided to release a beta (or a preview) version build showing what may come in future updates. If you would like to check the build please take a look in Steam beta branch named "beta".

Main changes from 0.12.0p1:
  • Cubes move and jump as in v0.11.2.
  • Practice mode now supports 200% speed.
  • Visual tweaks/changes.

Just a little DISCLAIMER - everything you see in this beta is subject to change and although the build should "work", please understand that some things could be broken, limited, incomplete or experimental so be kind to us and please don't consider this a "real" version. :) Using the beta version can delete your Beat Saber scores, settings, progress and other data so a full backup is recommended. We appreciate any feedback, bug reports or suggestions you may have regarding the build. There is also a new forum dedicated to that named "Beta".

Thanks
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About This Game

Beat Saber is a unique VR rhythm game where your goal is to slash the beats (represented by small cubes) as they are coming at you. Every beat indicates which saber you need to use and also the direction you need to match. All the music is composed to perfectly fit the hand made levels. Our goal is to make players almost dance while cutting the cubes and avoiding obstacles. Each cut is strongly supported by great sound and visual effects to emphasize the rhythm.

Features

  • Unique gameplay with a great feel - Beat Saber combines the satisfying feeling of cutting with emergent perception of rhythm.
  • Handcrafted levels & music - All the basic levels and music in the game will be handcrafted to emphasise the music rhythm. The results are incomparable to similar games with generated content.
  • Game accessibility - Anyone can understand basic game principles and play the game in just a few seconds.

System Requirements

    Minimum:
    • OS: Windows 7/8.1/10 (64bit)
    • Processor: Intel Core i5 Sandy Bridge or equivalent
    • Memory: 4 GB RAM
    • Graphics: Nvidia GTX 960 or equivalent
    • DirectX: Version 11
    • Storage: 200 MB available space
    Recommended:
    • OS: Windows 7/8.1/10 (64bit)
    • Processor: Intel Core i7 Skylake or equivalent
    • Memory: 8 GB RAM
    • Graphics: Nvidia GTX 1060 or equivalent
    • DirectX: Version 12
    • Storage: 200 MB available space

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