Time to mud off your headset and movement controllers, as a result of a free VR model of Half-Life 2: Episode One is coming to Steam. Created by Half-Life 2: VR Mod’s SourceVR Mod Group, Episode One is the primary of Valve’s episodic adventures to get the digital actuality overhaul therapy. It’s deliberate to comply with up with Episode Two at an unannounced, however at a later date. You possibly can take a gander at Half-Life 2: VR Mod – Episode One in full stream under, with out sporting the flamboyant digital helmet.
The VR Mod model of Half-Life 2: Episode One will probably be accessible to anybody who owns Episode One already. It ought to play the identical because the Half-Life 2: VR Mod, which entered public beta again in September, letting you progress round freely, choose stuff up together with your fingers, and cycle via weapons with a snazzy floating radial menu. The entire venture to transform Half-Life 2 and its episodes into VR is a voluntary one, however I collect the Supply VR Mod Group are accepting donations within the type of espresso.
I’m not the largest fan of VR usually, however even I’m tempted to provide these mods a go finally. The fight within the VR Mod appears very slick certainly, and Rick Lane known as it “a implausible adaptation of a traditional” in his Actuality Bytes column final November.
“Not like Valve’s spit-and-paper model of Half-Life 2 VR, it is a way more complete conversion, including contact controls, reworked weapons that perform with stated controls, VR-compatible menus, and a lot extra,” he stated. “In case you personal a VR headset, it is virtually as a lot of a must-play as Half-Life: Alyx itself.”
You possibly can seize the Half-Life 2: VR Mod without cost on Steam. There’s no agency date for Episode One’s launch but, however it’s best to be capable of play it someday within the subsequent few months.