Voltron: Legendary Defender gets VR experience
With the latest season of Legendary Defender starting its Netflix run earlier this month, DreamWorks and Digital Domain have partnered up to bring fans Voltron VR Chronicles, a brand new cinematic virtual reality experience. In the first of this new episodic series, players will have the opportunity to pilot the Blue Lion as you play as Lance in a gigantic battle between the Voltron crew and the Galra Emperor, Zarkon. The fully immersive 360° VR experience will feature puzzles as well as missions where the user pilots the Blue Lion, battling Galra forces with an array of advanced weapon systems.
Enjoy an immersive Voltron narrative that places you in iconic locations from DreamWorks’ “Voltron: Legendary Defender”, alongside your favorite characters. Pilot the Blue Lion in fierce space battles, stand on the bridge of the Castle Ship and solve interactive puzzles and challenges along the way.
When Lance discovers the remains of a lost alien race deep within enemy space, he releases an unstoppable force that threatens the Paladins and Voltron. Jump into the heart of the adventure, fight back against the corrupt force of Zarkon, and unravel the ancient mystery in this epic intergalactic experience.
In DreamWorks Voltron VR Chronicles, the fate of Voltron and the Universe rests in your hands!
Fans will be happy to know that Voltron VR Chronicles will feature all of the original voice actors from Legendary Defender and was written in co-operation with the show’s creators.
Episode 1, “Seeds of Corruption” will launch digitally September 26 on PlayStation VR for PlayStation 4. The game will require 2GB of your hard drive space and two PlayStation Move controllers. The regular price is $14.99, but if you pre-order now you can get a 20% discount. The experience will also be available on Oculus Rift and HTC Vive on the same day.