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Meta Store Wishlisting for Upcoming New VR Sword-fighting Game “ALTAIR BREAKER” Starts Today

To celebrate, Thirdverse is featuring campaigns and events for the fantasy action game for Meta Quest 2 and PCVR.
[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Game Developer and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource Games Press]

TOKYO - August 4, 2022 - Thirdverse, Inc. (HQ: Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo; CEO: Hironao Kunimitsu) is pleased to announce that its new multiplayer VR sword-fighting action game, “ALTAIR BREAKER” will be released for Meta Quest 2 and PCVR platforms later this summer. Prior to its release, starting today, the game is available for wishlisting on the Meta Quest store, as well as on Steam.

Add the game to your wishlist to get notified as soon as the game releases, which will be later this year.

Meta Quest Store: https://www.oculus.com/experiences/quest/4599090550122539
Steam: https://store.steampowered.com/app/1909820/ALTAIR_BREAKER/

Official Website: https://altair-breaker.com/
Teaser Trailer: https://youtu.be/2cMwq9oGXuI


Virtual Athletics League Partnership 
Thirdverse is partnering with the “Virtual Athletics League” (VAL) and their content creators team to deliver several videos and prize campaigns for everyone’s enjoyment.

We are very excited to appoint TikTok content creator Techman_ju (https://www.tiktok.com/@techman_ju) as ALTAIR BREAKER’s Official Ambassador, as well as many other creators on TikTok, YouTube and Twitch. 

Additionally, to celebrate the launch of Coming Soon pages and to prepare for launch, a Gleam Giveaway has just started, featuring prizes such as a Quest 2 headset and Amazon gift card. We look forward to your participation and we hope you will enjoy the content from our partners. 

Gleam Giveaway Page: https://gleam.io/S9tpg/altair-breaker-prelaunch-quest-2-giveaway



Transcendent VR Sword-Fighting

Designed with casual players in mind, ALTAIR BREAKER brings a "new generation of VR sword-fighting action" to the VR world. The game features several unique aspects and actions that would be impossible to perform in the real world, such as high-speed sword-fighting action, blow-ups, aerial combos, and wide-range attacks with special moves.


ALTAIR BREAKER also enables multiplayer gameplay for up to four players and cross-play between Meta Quest 2 and PCVR, leaving players free to be matched with players from all over the world and communicate via voice chat.


The World of ALTAIR
The game takes place in an aerial city located in the VR world called “ALTAIR”, where AI was created in the past to help and develop singularity-like creatures. Once a group of islands covered in a sea of clouds, most of the islands have collapsed to this day. Now they are nothing but ruins floating in the void inhabited by LAWS, the experimental battle AIs left behind and free to wander around. Players are guided by the humanoid AI “Stella” who observes and manages this land, and are challenged to fight against the vicious “LAWS”.

Listen to ALTAIR BREAKER Main Theme “Singularity”, Composed and arranged by Hideki Sakamoto (noisycroak): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1Q3ZIea_A2Q


Product Overview

 
  • Title: ALTAIR BREAKER
  • Supported Platforms: Meta Quest 2, PCVR
  • Genre: VR Multiplayer Sword-fighting
  • Release Date: Summer 2022
  • Price: to be announced
  • Players: Up to 4 player online co-op
  • Developer/Publisher: Thirdverse, Co., Ltd. 
Twitter: https://twitter.com/AltairBreaker
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/altairbreaker/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ALTAIRBREAKER/
Discord: https://discord.gg/9tGJfZs4gZ
Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCjYDeOPBQ6F_muWtmshL6Ew
TikTok: https://www.tiktok.com/@altairbreaker

About Thirdverse, Inc.
Founded in 2020, Thirdverse Inc. is a virtual reality game development, distribution and management company paving the path to the metaverse, and based out of Tokyo, Japan and San Francisco. In 2019, the studio released the world’s first VR multiplayer sword-fighting action game, SWORDS of GARGANTUA. Thirdverse is also currently promoting the “Thirdverse Plan”, aiming to create a “Third Space” in the virtual metaverse. The company currently has several VR and blockchain projects in development.
 
For more information visit www.thirdverse.io.

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