Game of Thrones enthusiasts that have access to Viveport Infinity and an HTC Vive or Oculus Rift virtual reality headset, may be happy to know that a new Game of Thrones VR experience that is released. It is called Beyond the Wall the VR experience will be available in English in the U.S., Brazil, Mexico, Argentina, the U.K., and Canada.
It is created by Framestore in partnership with HBO, the GoT VR experience takes users to the northern border of The Seven Kingdoms to battle and hold The Wall. Players can test their sword-fighting trades against a horrifying undead polar bear and hoard of wights in a short VR experience that can be replayed.
“VR is the perfect pairing for Game of Thrones fans who can now step onto the battlefield of Beyond the Wall as part of Viveport Infinity,” said Rikard Steiber, President of Viveport. “Beyond the Wall gives you the first-hand experience of joining the Night’s Watch and protecting the realms of men with your flaming sword from the army of the dead.”
“Game of Thrones fans love exploring the world of Westeros and beyond, and now they can feel the rush of fighting the undead from the safety of their home in VR through Viveport,” said Sabrina Caluori, EVP of Digital and Social Marketing at HBO. “We’re committed to giving our fans unique and cutting-edge opportunities for engagement, and we think they’ll love this latest entry in our VR portfolio.”