X8 provides a brand new map, achievements and extra in a free replace to Quest and SteamVR at present.
Developed by Thirdverse, X8 is a free-to-play 5v5 shooter at the moment in Early Entry. Launched in Could , the studio introduced that its tactical hero shooter has reached 50,000 gamers with 187,000 video games performed. Calling this “Main Replace 1,” X8 introduces a brand new map referred to as Neo-Yakuza, which takes direct inspiration from Tokyo’s Kabukicho leisure district. You may see it under:
Main Replace 1 additionally implements an achievement system, including 20 achievements with “dozens extra to come back over the following few weeks.” You can even anticipate a person habits reporting system and in a press launch, Thirdverse says it’ll “determine cheaters and preserve a great neighborhood, fostering truthful competitors and making certain a constructive expertise for all gamers.”
If you happen to’re all for studying extra about X8, this is an official description straight from the Thirdverse:
Gamers can construct an enormous loadout of weapons, armor and objects to equip their heroes throughout every spherical and use the funds they earn to buy extra weaponry. The aim is to deploy “The Siphon” at particular factors on the map throughout an assault or disable it inside 30 seconds by utilizing “The Defuser” whereas defending. The group that eliminates all attackers or stops the deployment course of determines the winners of the spherical. Lasting 14 rounds, a recreation session tie happens at 7/7 or first at 8 (topic to vary) is victorious.
X8 is now obtainable in Early Entry on Steam for PC VR and App Lab for Quest, with a PSVR 2 model additionally deliberate.