ELECTRONAUTS Now Available on Oculus Quest with Cross-Buy
Have you ever wanted to experience what it feels like to be a DJ playing on the main stage to a packed festival? With Electronauts from California-based studio Survios, you now have the opportunity to DJ in an immersive virtual environment.
The relaxing music-making game Electronauts is now available on Oculus Quest and lets you shine as a DJ even without any musical experience. You can use the virtual reality musical platform to remix, reinvent and re-imagine at least some 40 music tracks from more than 50 talented artists.
Electronauts lets you immerse yourself into a virtual reality sonic adventure where you will be the master of the beat, creating music with the confidence of a master DJ irrespective of your skill level. The music covers which includes some 40 songs from more than 50 artists covers a large spectrum of genres including hip hop, EDM, trap among others. Electronauts utilizes the proprietary technology Music Reality Engine to keep your beats bumping as you play with various mixes.
Survios has cut a niche for itself in the immersive entertainment community with its top-notch virtual reality content. Electronauts is its third release and with its music production function, quite a different take from its previous game releases.
The Electronauts game will be available on various compatible virtual reality headsets on August 7. The app is a hallucinatory music creation program which musicians of all skill levels can work with. The program utilizes a host of custom interactive electronic instruments along with controls that users can leverage to compose, edit, remix or perform various tracks from some of the electronic dance music’s (EDM) biggest acts such as Steve Aoki, The Chainsmokers, Tiesto, ODESZA and DJ Shadow. Additional collaborations will be coming soon to the platform.
Survios has partnered with the Grammy winning music producer duo Stargate to assist players in harnessing the full range of the eclectic music into one beautiful and fluid experience.
The Electronauts leverages virtual reality to immerse players inside the song and give them a complete sense of control of the music they are composing or remixing. Through the musical experience and the collaboration with Stargate, Survios hopes to push the creative limits of music through the use of virtual reality.
Electronauts enables players of all skill levels to create beautiful music and manipulate the sounds within an immersive environment. This allows for a creative freedom that will strongly appeal to the more experienced artists and musicians as well as the novices without any musical training. Anyone can use the app to instantly create magical music. They will be able to play with a vast amount of material from various top artists to create some compelling music. For immersive music creation, this app is quite the gamechanger.
The app was first announced in 2018 and demo’d during the CES Las Vegas in January this year.
On August 7th, the app will be available on a variety of headsets including Oculus Rift, PlayStation VR and HTC Vive for $18. You can sign up at www.electronautsvr.com for a closed beta experience and hopefully, you might just be added to the program as one of the creators where you will be immersed in your own VR musical world.