Capcom has inadvertently announced the debut of PlayStation VR2, confirming that it will appear at Tokyo Game Show 2022, as part of a showcase for Resident Evil VillageVR mode of . This officially marks the first public unveiling of the device, which will be available for testing and demos.
The news was first revealed in the Japanese. demonic resident Twitter account, which confirmed ‘The PlayStation VR2 version of Resident Evil Village will be on display [during TGS].’ While low-key, the announcement was soon picked up by excited gamers and later retweeted by PlayStation Japan with official confirmation.
“This will be the first opportunity for PlayStation users to experience PlayStation VR2. Visit Capcom’s booth at Tokyo Game Show 2022,’ He said.
Those who attend the show will be able to experience a terrifying virtual reality adventure through Dimitrescu Castle, haunted by fan-favorite villain Lady Dimitrescu.
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PlayStation VR2 is currently expected to launch in early 2023, with Resident Evil Village being one of the few games announced for the system. The entire game will be playable in virtual reality, with the ported version of the adventure taking advantage of the 4K HDR display, eye tracking, and 3D audio from the headset.
You will reportedly be able to use the new Sense controllers to protect yourself and fight in-game, as well as use ‘dynamic actions’ such as firing a weapon or holding a knife to protect yourself from enemy attack.
A portion of this high-intensity action will be playable on the Tokyo Game Show 2022 show floor, and may also appear during the two Capcom TGS presentations on September 15-16, 2022.
Those who are looking forward to the release of the PlayStation VR2 that can not TGS will likely get its next look at the device when it launches in early 2023. Stay tuned for more news as we get closer to that nebulous launch date.