Overview is a spectacular documentary about our position in the Universe. With a narrative and an interactive mode, it features realistic imagery and accurate data to leave you in awe and wonder at the vastness of the cosmos.
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Mostly Positive (53) - 71% of the 53 user reviews for this game are positive.
Release Date:
Mar 1, 2018

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March 4

Latest update

Hello everyone, we pushed an update.

The changelist for this release (1.2) is mostly internal: new exe, repacking of existing assets, but your experience should remain the same (we did fix one annoying bug on some systems where a SteamVR update had inverted the Y-axis in the menu).

This update is the first step to our upcoming content addition. Next we will release a new activity, similar to the Solar System activity, but this one will be at the scale of the Milky Way (fasten your seat belt).

As always, if you experience problems please report on the community hub for our help.

All the best from the Overview team :)

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January 2

[Update] Improved UX and locomotion

Happy New Year to all space lovers our there,

We pushed an update for Rift, Vive and WMR headsets just before Christmas. You should now see a "Home Edition" tagline under the Overview logo in the menu.

Locomotion has been greatly improved in the Activity "Explore the Solar System." Instead of selecting a planet then pressing a button to Zoom In on it, you now just approach it at the Interplanetary Scale and it will automatically Zoom In past a certain proximity and bring you to the Planetary level. You can then roam freely around the planet and Increase/Decrease TimeScale as usual.

Thank you for relaying any issue you may encounter through this Forum or at support@overviewexperience.com. We have more updates planned in 2019 and we can't wait to share them with you!
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About This Game

OVERVIEW is a spectacular experience that will leave you in awe.

Using scientific data and featuring spectacular cinematic sequences, this interactive documentary can be enjoyed by people of all ages for education and entertainment.

Key Features

  • 30+ min of cinematic narration taking you from Earth to the Cosmic Web
  • Photorealistic imagery using data from NASA, ESA and other agencies
  • Live model of the Solar System with all planets, moons, comets and asteroids

Space activities

OVERVIEW also includes activities that are regularly improved and updated:

  • “Scale of our Universe” allows you to zoom all the way from Earth to our galaxy and beyond.
  • “Explore the Solar System” is a free-roaming exploration of the eight planets that make up our neighborhood in space, along with hundreds of their moons and thousands of comets and asteroids.

“Best Education Experience”, Viveport Developer Awards 2018

French version narrated by Jean-François Clervoy, ESA astronaut who spent 28 days in space working on the Hubble telescope.

Made in partnership with the French Astronomy Association.
Powered by SpaceEngine.

Available for Arcades on SpringboardVR.

System Requirements

    • OS: Windows 7
    • Processor: i5 equivalent or greater
    • Graphics: Nvidia GTX 980 equivalent or better
    • Storage: 1000 MB available space
    • Additional Notes: Please set your Windows Power Plan to "High performance"

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