Sony’s official PSVR 2 trailer invites viewers to “Feel a New Reality”. It focuses a lot on new bells and whistles integrated into PlayStation VR 2 when paired with PS5.
Check out the trailers below. It includes a review of some of the games planned for the platform, such as Horizon: Call of the Mountain, Firewall Ultraand Resident Evil VillageVR’s mode.
For average viewers and those who weren’t present at this year’s Tokyo Game Show in person (where PSVR 2 was playable) or during previews held for the press and influencers, the paragraph This PSVR 2 introduction is one of the more detailed looks available. It focuses on several new features being introduced to bring Sony’s VR solution in line with (or before) the highest-end PC-based VR setups.
Of particular note in the headset is the addition of eye tracking, which uses internal sensors to detect and track the wearer’s focus. In Firewall Ultra, this feature is used to make it easier to switch weapons. Eye tracking also enables Foveated rendering, a feature that allocates system resources to selectively improve the parts of the game that players are actually watching, improving graphics without burdening the hardware a bit. unnecessary way. This setup also enables force feedback in the headset itself, and the same Tempest 3D audio technology used in the PS5 console to produce better 3D visuals when wearing the headset.
The PSVR 2 trailer also highlights the features used in the two included hand controllers. For PSVR 1, a hand controller is an optional purchase and is based on the PS3-era PS Move wand. However, the new controllers have the same haptic feedback and adaptive triggering features used in the PS5’s DualSense controller. They also feature finger touch detection, allowing to simulate a player’s grip without holding down the button.
PSVR 2 releases “early 2023”. Sony hasn’t revealed details about the hardware’s pricing or distribution. Earlier last week, it confirmed that setting will not be compatible with games for PSVR 1which means that players who own the previous generation headset will need to keep it in order to play the games that bought it.