Beat Saber is the First VR Sport to Promote Extra Than One Million Copies

Reporting numbers as of February 2019, Beat Video games revealed that VR rhythm recreation Beat Saber has crossed a million copies bought throughout PSVR and PC VR platforms. Breaking into seven digits isn’t an accomplishment that some other VR recreation has but claimed, which makes Beat Saber the primary digital actuality recreation to tout that success. Maybe much more fascinating than being probably the most profitable VR recreation of all time is that Beat Video games did it with principally no PR or advertising on their half. The success of Beat Saber has been virtually solely phrase of mouth.

Talking with Selection, Beat Video games CEO Jaroslav Beck talked about how stunning reaching this milestone has been. “We did zero PR in any way. We didn’t count on that it might blow up that loopy.” He went on additional to speak about how the sport is intuitive and simple to select up, even for individuals who aren’t “avid gamers.” There’s additionally one thing to be mentioned for a way polished Beat Saber is total. Beck talked about the technical chops of his workforce, and I personally have by no means run into something that I’d chalk as much as a technical challenge throughout the recreation.

Beat Video games has been supporting the sport rather a lot since its PC launch final Could, together with a PSVR model, a bunch of free songs added, and a paid music pack launched as we speak that’s simply the primary of many. Tons of individuals have been loving Beat Saber, from Darth Maul himself, to all those that need to tackle a good more durable problem with Skilled+. Our personal evaluate of the sport lauded it as maybe the very best VR recreation of all time.

In the event you’ve been on the lookout for VR’s “killer app,” you don’t have to look any longer. Beat Video games can fairly definitively declare the title with Beat Saber of finest digital actuality expertise. It’s the one recreation that’s not solely a will need to have if you have already got a VR headset, however could be solely price getting a VR headset for.

[Source: Variety]

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