Watch LIVE Online as Stern Pinball and FarSight Studios Officially Reveal New Stern Pinball Arcade Tables for VR with Twitch Pinball Super Star Jack Danger
ELK GROVE VILLAGE, Ill., Sept. 25, 2018 /PRNewswire/ - Stern Pinball, Inc., a global lifestyle brand based on the iconic and outrageously fun modern American game of pinball, proudly announced today the release of 10 new tables for Stern Pinball Arcade for Oculus Rift. Both classic and modern Stern pinball tables will now be playable in virtual reality for the most realistic and immersive experience yet. To celebrate this historic launch, Stern Pinball, with FarSight Studios and Dead Flip's Jack Danger of Twitch notoriety, will be giving fans a sneak peak of this long awaited VR version of the Stern Pinball Arcade.
"The Oculus Rift version of Stern Pinball Arcade is the most technologically advanced virtual pinball simulation ever created," said Bobby King from FarSight Studios. "We've had a lot of fun bringing Stern's beloved titles to VR. We think both pinball fans and VR enthusiasts are going to really love this offering."
This is the first time that Stern Pinball tables are available digitally on a VR platform with positional tracking, adding precise detection of where the user is looking and interacting with the game. The result is a riveting pinball experience, controlled solely by the user.
"Virtual Reality is a natural extension of exposing and expanding the fun of pinball to the global entertainment audience," said Gary Stern, Chairman and CEO of Stern Pinball, Inc."Stern truly values our partnership for developing these new pinball platforms with Oculus and FarSight Studios."
Join the fun Thursday, September 27th as the pre-reveal stream begins at 6:00 PM CT on Twitch from FarSight Studios stream (https://www.twitch.tv/farsight_studios) before raiding Jack Danger's channel (https://www.twitch.tv/Dead_Flip) at 7 PM CT for more VR fun.
Pricing and Availability
The new Stern Pinball Arcade is available on Oculus Rift starting October 4th from the Oculus Rift app store, Rift Experiences (https://www.oculus.com/experiences/rift/1316974601661898/). The Stern Pinball Arcade app is free to download with Mary Shelley's Frankenstein unlocked for unlimited play.
All pinball tables are purchasable with in-game currency or real money.
Modern Stern Tables - $9.99
Classic Stern Tables - $4.99
Available Stern Pinball titles include: Ghostbusters, Star Trek, Mustang, AC/DC, Last Action Hero, Phantom of the Opera, Starship Troopers, High Roller Casino, Ripley's Believe It Or Not, and Harley Davidson.
For more information on the Stern Pinball Arcade on Oculus Rift visit: (https://www.oculus.com/experiences/rift/1316974601661898/)