V-RACER HOVERBIKE is a fast-paced futuristic racing game in VR (HTC VIVE, OCULUS RIFT and Windows Mixed Reality). Available for Arcades on SpringboardVR
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Very Positive (175) - 90% of the 175 user reviews for this game are positive.
Release Date:
Apr 13, 2018
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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?

“V-RACER HOVERBIKE is already great fun to play. We want to involve our players as much as possible so we can keep our focus on features that deliver a great gaming experience. We want to plan future feature and content development based on community feedback.”

Approximately how long will this game be in Early Access?

“We want to be sure everything is polished and working as intended for our players, with enough content for a long play time and replayability, prior to an official launch. Early access is expected to last between six months and a year.”

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

“Throughout early access, we plan to polish the game, add new weapons, new tracks and new game modes. The full version aims to be a high quality, fun to play and challenging VR experience.”

What is the current state of the Early Access version?

“V-RACER HOVERBIKE is already a fast and fun experience, easy to learn but hard to master. It has been alpha-tested and tuned to minimize motion sickness and be comfortable for extensive play sessions. We are continuing to improve the game with updates, tweaks and fine tuning, as well as integrating new content for a renewed playing experience over time.”

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

“We plan to gradually raise the price as we ship new content and features, based on the added value of such features.”

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

“Player feedback is key to providing a fun and balanced racing experience in VR. We appreciate the challenge our players throw at us with feature requests, and we invite them to join the converstion on facebook, twitter and the Steam forums.”
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About This Game

Join the fast-paced racing competition in VR with V-RACER HOVERBIKE !
Ever wanted to ride a futuristic motorbike floating over the ground, fully loaded with lethal weapons? Well, we've got you covered!
Put on your VR Headset and hit the track!
Challenge your friends in time-trial mode and weekly challenges with online ghosts, race against bots in a fun shooting feast, or play online in multiplayer with up to six racers.

V-RACER HOVERBIKE was designed for VR from the ground up. It's not a port. It can't be played without a headset, as the control system is VR-only.



TRACKS - 30 ALREADY AVAILABLE, AND COUNTING...

From quiet highlands to arid desert mining facility planet, to mega-city planet, you'll race over the galaxy to become the fastest rider of the universe. Will you master the hardest tracks of saturn rings ?

You'll also be able to race on popular Earth tracks from the 20th century, built when cars and bikes still had wheels.

We started early access with 4 tracks, we now have 30. Simple tracks are fairly flat, making them comfortable for anyone in VR, and easy to learn. More advanced ones include bends, hills and loops. For players looking for extreme sensations, we will shortly have jumps. For Sim racers, we have six GP tracks, ideal for time trials.



GAME MODES

- TIME TRIAL with online leaderboards : race against your friend's ghost and beat them on the finish line, or go up against world top leaderboard players.
- COMBAT RACE: race against bots, pick up weapons including mines and missiles, and clear your way to the finish line.
- MULTIPLAYER: challenge your friends online in real-time in a race where all hell breaks loose (currently available every weekend)

More coming soon, including ELIMINATOR and NEON RUNNER.

WEAPONS

Early access started with missiles and mines. Since then we added homing missiles, killer drone, EMP wave and eye gun.
We're eager to hear the crazy ideas the community can come up with for more weapons.

PHOTO MODE
The photo mode lets you pause the race at any time and get on the track to frame some amazing shots of your bike in action, tweak visual fx like depth of field or exposure, and post the result on your steam account

LIVERY EDITOR
Make your bike shine with the livery editor. Choose paint colors, add decals and texts, all in a full VR editor.
Coming soon: a complete update of the livery editor, that lets you customize your suit and helmet. Stay tuned...


- TRACKS: more tracks coming on a regular basis
- WEAPONS: based on community feedback, we will include more weapons to the combat race experience
- CAREER MODE: participate in championships, win stars and XP, and get rewarded for achievements, including new bikes, suits and helmets
- NEW INTERFACE WITH FINGER TOUCH: we are rewriting the interface entirely to make it shine. It feature 3D visuals, as well as more tips about things you can do in the game
- LIVERY EDITOR UPDATES: Customize your suit and helmet
- MULTIPLAYER UPDATES: We are adding a spectator mode, requested by several users for streaming or for e-sports events



Available for Arcades on SpringboardVR

System Requirements

    Minimum:
    • OS: Windows 10
    • Processor: Core i5
    • Memory: 4 GB RAM
    • Graphics: GeForce GTX 970
    • DirectX: Version 11
    • Storage: 2000 MB available space
    Recommended:
    • OS: Windows 10
    • Processor: Core i7
    • Memory: 4 GB RAM
    • Graphics: GeForce GTX 1070
    • DirectX: Version 11
    • Storage: 2000 MB available space

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