October 9, 2018 Evasion Launch Day Has Arrived!

We are thrilled to announce that Evasion is now available on PlayStation Store and Steam! Players can now jump into battle and experience the future of VR combat. A very special thanks to all of our amazing friends and fans for your incredible support and valuable feedback. Evasion is a true passion project for our team at Archiact and we cannot wait to team up with you online. Check out the new launch trailer here Powered by Unreal Engine 4 and featuring stunning sci-fi visuals, Evasion has been designed from the ground up to give players smooth locomotion while still …

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August 16, 2018 Evasion: Release Date Announced!

Our worldwide release date has finally been announced! Evasion will be officially available for PlayStation®VR, HTC Vive and Oculus Rift on October 9th, 2018. PlayStation gamers can visit https://www.playstation.com/en-ca/games/evasion-ps4/ to pre-order immediately. All PlayStation Plus members who Pre-Order now will receive an early bird 20% discount! PC Gamers can wishlist on Steam at store.steampowered.com/app/683000/Evasion/. After two years of development, we are so excited to finally get Evasion into the hands of our amazing community of VR gamers! Players will enter the fray as a member of the Vanguard, an elite special operations team who are charged with saving an embattled …

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July 19, 2018 The Story of Evasion: A Deep Dive

Evasion is a sci-fi bullet hell shooter for PlayStation VR, HTC Vive and Oculus Rift. If you haven’t already, check out the latest trailer for a glimpse into the pulse-pounding action we’ve got in store for you later this year. We’d like to take this opportunity to do a deep dive into Evasion’s characters, locations and story.  HUMANITY TAKES TO THE STARS  Evasion is set in the early 23rd Century. Humans have colonized the spaceways thanks to FTL drives that run on a fuel called chloragen, which has become the galaxy’s most precious commodity. The richest source of chloragen is …

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June 12, 2018 Experience Evasion on PS VR at E3!

Huge news this week as our team is on-site at E3, ready to give players a first hands-on with Evasion on PS VR with the AIM controller. Are you ready to join the Vanguard and take on the Optera? This will be the first public demo of our freshly announced PlayStation title, so be sure to nab a limited spot at our Sony demo booth located at the West Hall, Booth #4322. Get your smartphones ready by downloading the free Experience PlayStation app available on Android as well as iOS. Slots open up at 10:00 AM PDT Tuesday June 12th! …

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May 23, 2018 Don’t Hesitate: Evasion announced for PlayStation VR

Sometimes it’s hard to keep a good secret, and today we can finally announce that we are bringing Evasion to PlayStation VR this Fall! We’re thrilled to bring Evasion to console gamers and Sony has been an incredible partner in helping us make it happen! We can’t wait for you to experience Evasion with the PlayStation AIM Controller. It brings a level of fidelity to the FPS experience and puts you right in the centre of the action. Our new rifle/shield combo may look a little out there at first, but trust us that it’s a truly awesome way to …

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May 23, 2018 Welcoming the PS VR family to the Vanguard this Fall

The Archiact team are delighted to announce today that we are bringing Evasion to PlayStation VR this Fall! When our team got our hands on the PlayStation AIM Controller, we knew that optimizing the peripheral for Evasion would be a match made in heaven. The over-the-top destruction and AIM Controller haptics really take player immersion to another level. We’re proud that Evasion will be the first of its kind coming to PlayStation VR: a sci-fi based bullet hell shooter with four unique classes, and two modes (campaign and survival). Check out the new PS VR trailer footage and read the …

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April 25, 2018 Evasion invades TED 2018!

As many in the VR community know, we truly live in The Age of Amazement, which just so-happens to be this year’s theme at TED 2018!  In collaboration with The VRARA Vancouver Chapter, Archiact VR Games was handpicked to be a part of an exclusive VR showcase to showcase BC’s innovative technology. The Evasion team (literally) had a blast demoing the game to show attendees from all over the globe. Equipped with our brand new banners featuring the four Hero classes, Jennifer Dowding, Richard Drozdik and Eric Hine were on hand to guide players through Evasion’s intense co-op action. The …

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April 3, 2018 Hero Classes Q&A: Introducing The Warden and The Engineer

What is Evasion and who is behind its development? Evasion is a class-based, sci-fi VR shooter. It features full-body avatars, free-running player movement, and immersive multiplayer co-op. It pits players against an insectoid race called the Optera on an exotic alien world while providing fierce ‘Bullet Hell’ action. It is being developed by Archiact in Vancouver, Canada. We are a close-knit group of developers who are excited about bringing everything we love about FPS into virtual reality. How many hero classes does Evasion have and why did we pursue the idea of hero classes ? Different players have different play …

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Evasion is coming to Intel Extreme Masters in Oakland

November 17, 2017 Evasion Is Coming to the Intel Extreme Masters!

Are you planning on attending IEM Oakland on November 18-19? Evasion is coming to the Intel Extreme Masters expo. Be amongst the first in the world to experience Evasion’s next generation ‘bullet hell’ action by joining us on the show floor. Featuring spectacular visuals and free-move locomotion, Evasion has been designed from the ground up as the authentic FPS action game for the Oculus Rift and HTC Vive. Our crew is excited to announce that we’ve been selected by Intel as a showcase partner at the ultimate Esports expo. Round up your best friends, and prepare for some high-intensity multiplayer …

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October 23, 2017 Welcome Rag-Tags! Greetings from the Evasion Team

The word is finally out… Evasion is here! Finally. Today we can officially talk about Evasion, our VR co-op bullet hell shooter, now that it’s finally been announced to the world! We’ve been working hard on Evasion for over a year and a half (!) and now we can’t wait to show it to  you. Evasion is our passion project, our love letter to VR gamers like ourselves who’ve been waiting for a high quality VR shooter that is built from the ground up for locomotion. We’ve been working with the very best leaders in technology including Unreal, Intel, Ikinema …

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