“Killing Floor: Incursion” Launching on August 16th for Oculus Rift

The VR spinoff of Killing Floor, “Killing Floor: Incursion” from Tripwire’s Interactive, is set to be out for Oculus Rift on August 16th. Check out Tripwire Interactive’s press release here

.In Killing Floor: Incursion, players must take on the role of an elite Horzine Security Forces soldier as they team up with allies to fend off the horrific Zed hordes using an array of weapons including guns, blades and more. Players will be able to freely explore as they move throughout the environment, scavenging for weapons and ammo while searching for the best locations to fight the monster onslaught. Battle in diverse environments from creepy farmhouses to high-tech facilities through Horzine Security Forces missions and unlock the secrets of the Zeds’ origins.

Going by Oculus’ announcement, VR players can pre-order now for a 10% off special, and will retail for $39.99.

“One of our focus testers literally tried to jump on top of a table in the real world after the spider-human hybrid Crawler character approached her,” says Tripwire President and Co-Owner John Gibson. “She was screaming so loud that people from all over our office came into the room because they thought she was in pain. It turned out she just had a very large fear of spiders.”
“We had this really nice, soft-spoken girl at a trade show who thought Incursion might be too scary,” adds Project Lead Leland Scali. “As soon as she had two axes in her hands, everything changed. She started dismembering everything in sight and laughing like crazy. I was her co-op partner, and I swear, I barely got a chance to hit anything. She went on a rampage. I’ve never seen such a 180 in personality before—it was great.”
Have you had a chance to get hands-on with Killing Floor in VR? Share your best demo stories in the comments, and check back here on August 16 for even more carnage.