To recap, Lone Echo is an upcoming AAA space adventure title from Ready at Dawn that will be exclusive to the Oculus Store and playable on the Oculus Rift. Taking place in the outer space, you are assuming the role of Jack, an AI with a synthetic body. Set in a mining facility within the rings of Saturn (that consist of a detailed space station, expansive outer space environment and more), your role is to assist Captain Olivia Rhodes to solve a threatening mystery using your futuristic tools.
Echo Arena on the other hand, is the multi-player spinoff title. pits you and your team against an opposing team in a zero gravity battle for glory. It will also be exclusive to the Oculus Store and playable on the Oculus Rift as well.
Lone Echo: $39.99 USD / Pre-Order Price: $34.99 USD
- If you have an Oculus account, Lone Echo will be available for you to play once you add it to your Oculus library.
- The option to pre-order Lone Echo for $34.99 USD will be available until Lone Echo launches.
- In Lone Echo, you can access Echo Arena through the game’s main menu. Purchasing Lone Echo will always give you access to Echo Arena at no extra cost.
Echo Arena: $19.99USD / First 3 Months: FREE
- If you have an Oculus account, Echo Arena will be available for you to play once you add it to your Oculus library.
- Thanks to a sponsorship by Intel, Echo Arena will be completely free for all Oculus account holders to permanently add to their Oculus library for the first 3 months after launch (so make sure to get it during this time)! After those 3 months are up, it will cost $19.99 to add to your Oculus library. If you’ve already added Echo Arena to your Oculus library, you will not need to purchase it; you already own it!
– The exact date that this ends will be shared closer to the end of the 3-month sponsorship period.
- Echo Arena does not include access to Lone Echo; you will need to purchase Lone Echo separately.
To sum it up in case you are confused:
- If you buy Lone Echo, you get a free copy of Echo Arena
- If you have an Oculus account, you get to download a free copy of Echo Arena, 3 months within its launch. You get to keep it forever. After 3 months, it will cost $19.99. You will not get Lone Echo regardless