Reporting numbers as of February 2019, Beat Video games revealed that VR rhythm sport Beat Saber has crossed a million copies offered throughout PSVR and PC VR platforms. Breaking into seven digits isn’t an accomplishment that another VR sport has but claimed, which makes Beat Saber the primary digital actuality sport to tout that success. Maybe much more fascinating than being probably the most profitable VR sport of all time is that Beat Video games did it with mainly no PR or advertising on their half. The success of Beat Saber has been nearly 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 by any means. We didn’t count on that it could blow up that loopy.” He went on additional to speak about how the sport is intuitive and simple to choose 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 might chalk as much as a technical difficulty throughout the sport.
Beat Video games has been supporting the sport loads since its PC launch final Could, together with a PSVR model, a bunch of free songs added, and a paid music pack launched right this moment that’s simply the primary of many. Tons of individuals have been loving Beat Saber, from Darth Maul himself, to all those that wish to tackle an excellent more durable issue with Knowledgeable+. Our personal evaluate of the sport lauded it as maybe the most effective VR sport of all time.
In case 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 sport that’s not solely a should have if you have already got a VR headset, however could be solely price getting a VR headset for.