VR game developer Survios and MGM Interactive Inc have confirmed the release date of their VR boxing title Creed Rise to Glory: Championship Edition for PS VR2. Creed Rise to Glory: Championship Edition is releasing on PS VR2 on April 4, 2023. The Championship Edition will feature new characters, costumes, and locations based on the film. CREED III which is releasing on March 3, 2023.
You can check out the release date announcement trailer of Creed Rise to Glory: Championship Edition below which features gameplay and a small teaser of in-game features.
Creed Rise to Glory: Championship Edition is releasing on PS VR2 in the form of two editions, the standard and the deluxe edition. The standard edition is priced at $39.99 while the Deluxe Edition is priced at $49.99. PS Plus subscribers will also be able to grab a limited-time exclusive, specialty Adonis Creed costume along with a 10% discount on pre-orders. Owners of the original PS VR game will be able to upgrade and enhance their game to the expanded PS VR2 version for $19.99 for the Standard Edition and $29.99 for the Deluxe Edition.
Apart from its PS VR2 debut, Creed Rise to Glory: Championship Edition is also launching on Meta Quest 2 on April 4, 2023, one month after its debut on the PlayStation headset. The PS VR2 release of Creed Rise to Glory: Championship Edition is promising visual and technical enhancements with a lot of quality-of-life improvements by utilizing the PS5 and PS VR2 hardware to deliver the excitement and challenge of the sport in the ring. Key features include:
- Enjoy enhanced fidelity with 4K/HDR support
- Foveated rendering ensures the action looks best wherever you’re looking
- See more of each match with a 110º field of view
- Engage in more accurate combat with advanced controller tracking
- Feel every punch with impact haptics in your PS VR2 Sense controllers and PS VR2 headset
- Hear Rocky Balboa yelling from the corner thanks to 3D audio powered by PS5’s Tempest Audio tech
- Get into each game more quickly than ever with lightning-fast load times
- Take the fight online with cross-platform PvP and optimized matchmaking
TQ Jefferson, Chief Product Officer at Survios comments:
We’re thrilled to pair up again with MGM and expand on what CREED: RISE TO GLORY has to offer for old and new fans alike. Fights have never felt more visceral, as we intend to deliver an even more immersive boxing experience, only possible with the hardware and features of the PlayStation 5 and PlayStation VR2.
Robert Marick, Head of MGM Consumer Products also adds:
CREED: RISE TO GLORY was hugely successful with fans of the franchise and we’re looking forward to bringing this new, remastered game, CREED: RISE TO GLORY – CHAMPIONSHIP EDITION to them. The new game will be a great way for audiences to continue to immerse themselves in the story of Adonis Creed, which is sure to capture the imaginations of fans of the first two films and the upcoming 3rd installment.
Pre-orders for Creed Rise to Glory: Championship Edition are now live and you can secure your pre-orders right now in order to get the pre-order bonuses on the platform of your choice.
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