Resolution Games, creators digital actuality video games which have had thousands and thousands of downloads, is exhibiting off gameplay for its subsequent VR title, Cook-Out: A Sandwich Tale.

The recreation is a part of the Stockholm-based company‘s continuing quest to make accessible, casual, and humorous titles for the masses to drive mainstream consumer acceptance of VR.

Headed by Tommy Palm, the studio has previously created titles such as Angry Birds VR: Isle of Pigs, Bait!, Acron: Attack of the Squirrels!, and Bait!. The latter has been downloaded more than three million times.

“We’re sharing some extra element about our extraordinarily whimsical cooking and collaborative multiplayer recreation,” Palm mentioned in an interview with GamesBeat. “We’ve always been very big on trying to make VR content that would fit everybody and bring more people into VR. Cooking is one of these things we have wanted to do for a long time.”

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Cook-Out: A Sandwich Tale is a cooperative recreation the place as much as 4 gamers can work as cooks in a kitchen. The recreation will launch later this 12 months on Oculus Quest and Oculus Rift platforms, with further platforms to come back. The title has been within the works for a few years.

Set throughout the prepare dinner’s cabin of a fairytale forest, Cook-Out challenges as much as 4 gamers to speak and collaborate as they maintain the orders coming for a hungry forged of enchanted creatures.

Gustav Stenmark is the producer of the sport at Resolution Games, and he mentioned in an announcement that gamers should take care of the strain cooker of a fast-moving kitchen, the place cooks put together meals but additionally should struggle off a lot of nasty prospects who appear completely set on making hassle.

“The game has a lot of our traditional humor and a little bit of a cartoony style,” Palm mentioned. “It’s built around needing to communicate with other players. You need to serve customers, but they’re very different types of customers.”

Resolution Games sets the table for VR game Cook-Out: A Sandwich Tale

Above: Cook-Out: A Sandwich Tale has as much as 4 gamers in co-op cooking.

Image Credit: Resolution Games

While the sport is concentrated on cooperative play, solo gamers will be capable to benefit from the expertise with the assistance of a simulated associate, ensuring there’s at all times a group to sort out powerful orders and restore the calm to this wild kitchen.

The trailer consists of three distinguished Swedish cooks, together with the winner of MasterChef Sweden 2020 Sofia Henriksson, Gabriel Jonsson, and Filip Poon.

Founded in 2015, Resolution Games is privately held and it has 60 workers. Palm mentioned the corporate has a bunch of video games in improvement and can possible ship a few titles this 12 months.

While the group has been sheltering in place, the builders have been holding conferences inside the sport, to allow them to speak about any work issues as they play the sport, Palm mentioned.

The Cook-Out: A Sandwich Tale group consists of Mike Booth, a veteran developer who labored on titles resembling Left 4 Dead, Counter-Strike: Condition Zero, and Nox. He was most lately artistic director at Facebook on VR.

Palm mentioned he actually likes the Oculus Quest platform, which has been promoting out, as a result of it removes the wires and among the hassles of taking part in VR.

“The price point is good and it is very comfortable,” he mentioned. “You don’t have to upgrade your drivers all the time like you do on the PC.”

With {hardware} just like the Quest in place, Palm believes the onus is on builders to create excellent video games to draw extra customers to VR.