Independent game developer Ovid Works has announced that the whimsical VR space simulator “Interkosmos2000” (which is a sequel to the VR simulator “Interkosmos”) is now available. via Meta Quest 2 for $19.99.
Interkosmos 2000 places players in an experimental space capsule on the eve of the year 2000. If you want to land that rusty bucket of bolts safe and sound, you’ll have to manage your engines, manage your navigation and guidance systems, and maintain your ecological systems. Interkosmos 2000’s exciting story mode puts you on a race to save humanity from the year 2000 bug.
“One of the great joys of virtual reality is to really immerse players in a place, and few places are as awe-inspiring and majestic as space,” said Zach Choyecki, game director at Ovid Works.
Interkosmos 2000 conveys that feeling of being miles above the earth, hurtling through space at breakneck speed while the cold vacuum of oblivion does its best to tear your ship apart. We wanted Interkosmos 2000 to be an incredible space journey full of exciting challenges and dynamic situations brought to life through the magic of virtual reality!
Ovid Works is currently working on a sandbox mode that will open up the game by adding mechanics for calculating orbital transitions, allowing players to play without a guide and complete various scenarios. Sandbox mode will be added after the release of the patch.