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"I Live For This!" - Untold Games on breaking new ground with VR adventure game Loading Human

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Matt Gardner
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"I Live For This!" - Untold Games on breaking new ground with VR adventure game Loading Human

I've been on a bit of a VR trip of late. Ever since THAT mind-blowing EVE: Valkyrie Gamescom demo, in fact. So when I had an opportunity earlier this week to check out the upcoming sci-fi adventure game Loading Human, from developers Untold Games, I absolutely jumped at the chance.

You can read my account of the 30-45 minutes hands-on session in my preview here, but here's a TL:DR brief summary anyway:

Untold Games are pointing the way forwards for adventure games with Loading Human; this is a tantalising possible future for the genre and for interactive storytelling in general. But whether or not it takes off sooner rather than later will all come down to execution. We're on the cusp of having the most immersive interactive narrative experiences any of us have ever seen; fingers crossed that the tech holds up.

"I Live For This!" - Untold Games on breaking new ground with VR adventure game Loading Human

Afterwards, I had the opportunity to sit down for a chat with Flavio Parenti and Elisa Di Lorenzo -- the creative and technical heads respectively at Untold Games for this project -- and our discussion ranged from the origins of Loading Human to how the team are pressing forward in rather pioneering fashion, to point the way forwards for the adventure genre.

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googleberry  Feb. 5, 2014 at 14:24

This is a great! As a long term gamer, and having seen it all before, this truly is the future that I am waiting for.
Great interview.

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