EVE: Valkyrie (2016), one of the first games to
launch on the Oculus Rift (and eventually found its way to PSVR
and the HTC Vive), is getting a big price cut.
Eve: Valkyrie is a sci-fi spaceship dogfighting game
that debuted on the Rift in 2016. Following that launch,
developer CCP Games has put out a number of large expansions
increasing the scope of the game, and also brought the title to
PlayStation VR and the HTC Vive, with crossplay compatibility
across all three headsets. Now, a little more than a year after
the game hit its first headset, it’s getting a big 33% price
cut, bringing the price on all platforms down $40 permanently,
down from the original $60 asking price.
As a ‘seated’, controller-based
game, Valkyrie holds a reasonably good
rating of 3.9 on the Oculus store, and just about the same on
the Playstation Store. On Steam, the game hasn’t been received
as well, holding a ‘Mixed’ review rating, with only 62% of of
users giving it a positive grade.
Valkyrie has been praised for its AAA visuals which have held
up well even a year after the game’s launch. As one of the most
expensive VR games on offer, the…