tinyBuild Video games and Metal Wool Studios introduced their upcoming VR tackle viral indie hit Hiya Neighbor is touchdown on PSVR 2, Quest 2, and SteamVR headsets later this month.

Replace (Could twelfth, 2023): tinyBuild and Metal Wool revealed Hiya Neighbor VR is approaching Could twenty fifth to all main VR headsets. Pre-orders are already obtainable on Quest. You may as well wishlist on Steam and PSVR.

Within the meantime, the studios have launched a brand new gameplay trailer. The unique article saying Hiya Neighbor VR follows under:

Authentic Article (November seventh, 2022): For those who haven’t performed earlier than, Hiya Neighbor is a stealth horror sport all about sneaking into your neighbor’s home to determine what horrible secrets and techniques he’s hiding within the basement. The neighbor’s AI learns out of your each transfer, so if you discover a good window to habitually climb by way of, you’ll in all probability discover a bear entice there subsequent go-around.

In franchise’s first VR sport, you tackle the position of six neighborhood heroes as they “confront their fears to free their good friend, who’s held captive in a weird basement jail,” the studios say.

“You’ll have to be taught and grasp every of their distinctive talents to resolve puzzles, uncover mysteries, and make it out of the neighbor’s home in a single piece, all whereas attempting to keep away from seize by the creepy Neighbor himself! Simply the considered it sends our heartbeats racing!”

Right here’s how tinyBuild and Metal Wool describe the motion:

  • A number of playable characters: Change between characters to outsmart the AI. Every distinctive character has their very own key gadgets and expertise. Change between the views of the Rescue Squad staff members at will, fixing puzzles and avoiding the Neighbor as you try to succeed in the creepy basement!
  • Environmental puzzles require artistic options: You’ll have to more and more use your wits to search out alternate options to a dynamic vary of puzzles and difficult environmental obstacles. Many puzzles which will appear unsolvable at first look require you to make use of the views of a number of characters in conjunction to beat them.
  • Non-linear exploration: Use your personal strategy to infiltrate Mr. Peterson’s home by alternating views, combining character’s expertise to dynamically remedy puzzles, uncover hidden mysteries, and reveal new pathways by way of your surroundings.
  • Confront your fears: Expertise nightmarish dream sequences and be taught extra concerning the secrets and techniques of the Hiya Neighbor universe!

It’s not clear whether or not Hiya Neighbor VR is concurrently launching on SteamVR, Quest 2, and PSVR 2, nevertheless the sport’s Steam web page says it’s releasing on February twenty second, 2023. That’s when PSVR 2 is ready to launch too.

To create the sport, Hiya Neighbor builders tinyBuild is working with VR builders Metal Wool Studios, which is finest identified for the breakout-hit 5 Nights at Freddy’s and the VR adaptation 5 Nights at Freddy’s: Assist Needed.