The Evil Dead franchise has found itself on the big screen and the small screen, while also traversing into the worlds of video games and comic books. What’s next, you ask?
A virtual reality experience, of course!
The Deadites are coming to VR in Evil Dead: Virtual Nightmare, a brand new experience from Boomdash Digital and Ghosthouse Entertainment.
“Based on reimagining of the 1981 cult-hit horror film, Evil Dead: Virtual Nightmare is a soul- crushing mobile VR game brim to the edge with gleeful gore and terrifying twists. The game offers fans a truly unique opportunity to fully immerse themselves within the Evil Dead universe unlike ever before. With 360 degree sound and vision, you get to explore inside the infamous cabin and the depths of the surrounding forest.
What begins as a tribute to the franchise quickly descends into anarchy as you are thrown into a chaotic fight for survival. When the discovery of an ancient book summons up an evil force, you find yourself trapped and alone in a desolated cabin in the middle of the woods. Hordes of defiant demons, an arsenal of iconic weaponry, and fast, fluid movements set the atmospheric adrenaline-pumping scene. Discover increasingly challenging missions in the Book of the Dead, unlock charms, pick up new weapons and gather some courage as you combat powerful bosses! Dare you enter the Evil Dead forest for the ultimate VR horror experience?”
Evil Dead: Virtual Nightmare features:
- Intense, 1st person POV, puts players at the centre of the Evil Dead universe
- Unnerving 360 experience of the iconic Evil Dead cabin
- Access classic Evil Dead weapons from a nail gun to the chainsaw
- New upgraded weapons, including sights on all guns
- Unlock tougher missions from the Book of The Dead
- Realistic 3D VR graphics and camerawork recreate the look and feel of the movie set
- Set your Groovy Factor racing as you kill your way through the forest
Check out the teaser below and look for it soon on Oculus Go and Samsung Gear VR.