Posts Tagged ‘House of the Dying Sun’

The 23 best VR games for PC

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Here they are then – the best games to play in virtual reality…and those games are “watching football,” “drinking”, “a nice cup of tea”, “fleeting emotional connection to another human being” and all those other everyday activities you believe to be real, as opposed than a simulation you have been experiencing since you first plugged your frail, mollusc-like form into a headset 19 years ago. SPOOKS!

But, should you persist in maintaining this fantasy, let’s go one level deeper and talk about the entertaining, satisfying or otherwise nifty games available for what is the current VR state-of-the-art in your imagined world: the HTC Vive and Oculus Rift. The rival headsets are getting on for a couple of years old now, and in that time there’s been what can feel like a ceaseless storm of new games for them. How to choose, how to choose? Well, start here. These are not the only good’uns, please understand – but they are our favourite virtual realities right now.

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House Of The Dying Sun Blasts Off

    There is a space fight up on Steam
    They call the Dying Sun
    It’s been the ruin of many a poor boy
    And god, I know Adam’s one

“Everything looks and feels as good as I’d expect from a big studio release, but in reality this is a game doing a lot with a lot, at least when it comes to the combat,” he said after playing House of the Dying Sun [official site] when it hit Steam Early Access in June. If you rathered waiting for the finished game, hey: HotDS has hit version 1.0, and properly launched overnight. Read the rest of this entry »

House Of The Dying Sun May Be The Space Game You’re Looking For

When a new space combat simulator looks as handsome as House of the Dying Sun [official site], that’s reason enough to raise an intrigued eyebrow. When it can evoke memories of TIE Fighter within minutes of loading it up, that’s reason enough to raise a celebratory fist to the torpedo-streaked heavens. But when all of the glories of its atmospheric non-atmospheric combat are packed into a few short missions, it’s also fair to raise some concerns.

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Space Combat Sim House Of The Dying Sun Out Now

House of the Dying Sun [official site] isn’t just an amazing name, it’s also a great looking space combat simulator that harkens back to the days of Freespace and TIE Fighter. Oh, and it’s out on Steam Early Access today with a lil’ discount to make it extra appealing—just in case the idea of revisiting the glory days of zero G dogfighting weren’t enough.

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Space Cannons Ready: House Of The Dying Sun Deets

There is a house in New Orleans

THEY CALL THE DYING SUN

Is that the right words? No, hang on, House of the Dying Sun [official site] is the tactical space combat ’em up that’s inspired by TIE Fighter and Freespace and was formerly known as Enemy Starfighter. Silly me. It’s en route to Steam Early Access next month and has a stonking new trailer that’s packed with missiles and explosions and lightning-fast dogfights and… why not just pop below and see for yourself?

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