08-2023 5. PLANET GAMES, GOODBYEWORLD GAMES AND SKYBOUND ENTERTAINMENT REPORT POSITIVE MEDIA RESPONSE FOR BEFORE YOUR EYES AFTER LAUNCH ON PLAYSTSTION VR2.
COPENHAGEN – March 20th, 2023 – On March 10th last week, 5th Planet Games, GoodbyeWorld Games and Skybound Entertainment released the award-winning game Before Your Eyes on a brand new platform, PlayStation VR2. This release makes the BAFTA-winning game even more immersive through groundbreaking VR technology, and its success is excellent news for 5th Planet Games and our shareholders. Media response to this new version of the game has been excellent so far, and one of our favorite reviews comes from @KindaFunnyVids Greg Miller. Watch the clip! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FpE4417SPY0&t=792s Additional praise from the press includes comments such as: “a beautiful example of what VR storytelling should be” – The Verge “awesomely poignant” – Push Square ” a wonderful feat of game design” – The Loadout “it’s unlike anything you’ve played before” – GameSpew “a groundbreaking gaming experience” – Daily Star “a sublime narrative experience” – UploadVR “the first MUST PLAY PlayStation VR2 title” – Kinda Funny Games If You Don’t Know Before Your Eyes, the game originally released on PC in 2021 and now a totally unique VR experience controlled simply by the blink of an eye, players begin their journey in the company of The Ferryman, tasked with locating souls and transporting them to the afterlife on an emotional journey that combines a voice-actuated story with an innovative blinking mechanic.After the mark Launching on PC, groundbreaking PlayStation VR2 technology now allows players to immerse themselves even further in this unrivaled gaming experience. Without a doubt, Before Your Eyes is proof of why compelling storytelling and experiential innovation in games matter, and is another huge win for the 5th Planet Games and Skybound partnership! Mark Stanger, CEO of 5th Planet Games About 5th Planet Games 5th Planet Games is a Copenhagen-based video games publisher offering games on all global platforms and devices. It has a long and successful history of working with established brands and strong intellectual property. Now, in partnership with Skybound Entertainment, the company will expand access to compelling global intellectual property like The Walking Dead. About Skybound Entertainment Skybound Entertainment, founded in 2010, is a multi-platform content company that works closely with developers and their intellectual property to deliver unique experiences to fans. The company is home to critically acclaimed global franchises such as The Walking Dead, Invincible, Superfight and Impact Winter. About GoodbyeWorld Games GoodbyeWorld Games is an award-winning independent game-making collective based in Los Angeles. His first project, Close Your, won the Indiecade Developer’s Choice Award (2014) and the IGF Best Student Game Award (2015). His debut full-length project, Before Your Eyes, was first published and published by Skybound in April 2021 and won the Games Beyond Entertainment category at the 2021 BAFTAs. The game was also released for mobile via Netflix in July 2022.
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