Psytec Video games introduced its grappling hook-flavored platforming journey Windlands 2 (2018) is in spite of everything swinging its approach onto Quest 2, coming to Meta’s standalone for the primary time on February second.
Like the unique Windlands (2016), which is lately to be had via App Lab on Quest, Windlands 2 is all about swinging from tree to tree in a big, open global stuffed with a ton of nooks and crannies to parkour round.
However the sequel adjustments issues up a good bit by way of fleshing out the fallen global of Windlands with the addition of quests and a few lovely epic boss fights, which you’ll be able to take down along with your trusty bow—both solo or with buddies in four-player co-op. But even so following the primary tale, there’s additionally a ton of races and assortment demanding situations with leaderboards.
At the start launched on SteamVR and Rift in November 2018, and in a while PSVR in November 2021, Windlands 2 is heading to the respectable retailer for Quest 2 come February second the place it’s going to be priced at $24.99. You’ll wishlist the sport at the Quest Retailer right here.
Particularly, Windlands 2 is coming to Quest 2 (re: no longer Quest 1) with out cross-buy, or cross-platform improve. That suggests if you happen to personal the Quest 2 model, you’ll be able to handiest play with different Quest 2 house owners; the similar is going for the PC model and PSVR variations, respectively.
After we reviewed Windlands 2 for PC VR in 2018, we known as it “the real start line” for the collection, because it units up a far greater global and tale that appears like the start of a extra expansive journey than its zen-like forebear. Take a look at our complete overview of Windlands 2, the place we gave it an [8/10] for deftly translating Windlands distinctive grappling hook locomotion into a colourful battle platformer in its personal proper.
Make no mistake, the unique continues to be very a lot value taking part in for puzzling and parkour purists, even supposing quantity two in point of fact turns out to make bigger the arena by way of filling it with quest-giving NPCs, villains, and boss battles galore, taking round six hours to finish.