Vertigo Games and Deep Silver are thrilled to announce an exciting addition to the virtual reality gaming landscape with “Metro Awakening,” a narrative-driven VR adventure set to launch on Meta Quest 2, 3, and Pro, PS VR2, and PC VR platforms later this year. This game serves as a prequel to the acclaimed Metro series, crafted by the original author and creator, Dmitry Glukhovsky. It promises to immerse players in a harrowing journey through a post-apocalyptic Moscow, blending atmospheric exploration with intense storytelling, stealth, and combat elements.
A New Chapter in the Metro Universe
In “Metro Awakening,” players will step into the shoes of Serdar, a doctor embarking on a perilous quest to reunite with his wife amidst the chaos of a world overrun by mutants and lurking dangers in the tunnels beneath Moscow. This original storyline stands on its own, offering a fresh perspective while challenging players’ beliefs in what is rational and what lurks in the shadows of a devastated world.
Immersive Gameplay Experience
Armed with iconic survival gear from the Metro series, players will delve deep into the Metro’s depths, facing the constant threat of radiation, darkness, and hostile entities. The game is designed to evoke a visceral first-person experience, from the panic of scrambling for radiation filters to the tension of a flickering headlamp in the pitch-black tunnels. Combat in “Metro Awakening” promises to be an intense affair, requiring players to utilize both strategy and brute force to survive.
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Fans eager to dive into this new VR adventure can wishlist “Metro Awakening” today and sign up for the newsletter at metroawakening.com. For the latest updates on “Metro Awakening” and other titles from Vertigo Games, players are encouraged to join the community on social media platforms such as Facebook, Twitter/X, Instagram, and TikTok.
Overall Metro Reception
The last Metro game of the series “Exodus” has 9/10 rating making it a top notch game with more than 87000 reviews finding the game very positive. So, we’re expecting the new series in VR to be something extraordinary and we are looking forward to seeing it.
“Metro Awakening” is shaping up to be a must-play title for fans of the Metro series and VR enthusiasts alike. With its rich narrative, immersive gameplay, and the pedigree of Dmitry Glukhovsky behind it, the game is poised to offer an unforgettable journey through the ruins of post-apocalyptic Moscow. As 2024 approaches, the anticipation for this VR adventure continues to build, promising a new and thrilling way to experience the Metro universe.