Ubisoft announces that Space Junkies its new arcade shooter for VR, will receive new content with its first post-launch update, Season 1 Episode 1 today April 24th. For the occasion, the game will be available with a special 60% discount in all digital stores.
The new Season 1 Episode I update, introduces a wide variety of new features and content based on player feedback:
- A new game mode, "Final Cut", in which players are assigned one weapon at a time. After each kill, they will be able to climb the hierarchy of weapons to progress to the final weapon, the Solar Double Sword.
- A new map, "The Orbital Mine". This abandoned mine is full of rocks, pipes and tunnels that will make you move vertically looking for shelter while the lava flows!
- A new skin for the character from the Quantic Calamari family, known as "Squid".
- A new set of elements for personalization.
Space Junkies will continue to regularly receive new content in the coming months, including new game modes, characters, maps and many other surprises. The new contents will be published on a seasonal basis. Each season will include four episodes for a period of 16 weeks. The next content update, Season 1 Episode 2, will be available from May. Also, in a special mid-May update I'll add support for PlayStation Move and gradual rotation. Space Junkies is available for PlayStation VR, Oculus Rift, HTC Vive and Windows Mixed Reality viewers.