Oculus appears to actually need players to take a look at Echo Arena on the Oculus Rift, and as a little bit of encouragement, it is operating a “Rift Gold Rush” occasion this weekend. The occasion will give gamers an opportunity to win numerous prizes totaling $28,000.
The occasion takes place on Saturday, April 14, from 1-2pm PT / Four-5pm ET, and gamers who be a part of public matches of Echo Arena throughout that point will probably be entered to win prizes.
The prize pool consists of new PCs, Oculus Store credit, and an Oculus Golden Account with entry to 100 prime titles.
Winning prizes is nice, however what makes this occasion all the higher is that Echo Arena is just not solely a free VR recreation, nevertheless it’s additionally one of many best Oculus Rift games on the market. Oculus house owners should not want encouragement to select up and play Echo Arena, however Oculus is encouraging it anyway.
This is not the primary Rift Gold Rush occasion, as Oculus started them as a part of its second anniversary. The RTS recreation Brass Tactics was highlighted for an earlier Gold Rush event. The new racing recreation Sprint Vector, one other of our top virtual reality game picks, was the sport for the second Rift Gold Rush.
This time Oculus will draw consideration to Echo Arena, maybe with the hope of constructing a much bigger participant base, placing it on the radar like different ultra-popular sport-like video games, resembling Rocket League.
For extra particulars, take a look at the Oculus blog.