RICK AND MORTY: VIRTUAL RICK-ALITY AVAILABLE NOW FOR PLAYSTATION®VR IN RETAIL STORES
Limited Collector’s Edition Available With Exclusive Bonus Items
NEW JERSEY – April 24, 2018 – Fans of the popular Adult Swim series, Rick and Morty can head to retail stores today to pick up Rick and Morty: Virtual Rick-ality for PlayStation®VR, now available at North American retailers for $29.99. A limited Collector’s Edition is also in stores for $49.99, featuring a copy of the game, a “Weaponized Rick” Funko Pop! vinyl figure (with one in six purchases featuring a limited Chase variant) and an exclusive double-sided poster featuring Rick and Morty comic book cover art.
From Adult Swim Games, and developers Owlchemy Labs and Other Ocean Group, Rick and Morty: Virtual Rick-ality is a cutting edge VR adventure. Solve puzzles, step through portals into strange dimensions, get yelled at by Rick, fight aliens, drink detergent, press buttons, and more!
Key Features of the game include:
· Fully voiced, 3D Rick and Morty goodness
· Help Rick (or don’t) and explore multiple strange dimensions
· Probe, prod, throw, and smash iconic items like the Plumbus
· Learn how to fix an intergalactic car
· Hang out in iconic places like Rick’s garage
· Question your self worth
· Real fake doors
Rick and Morty: Virtual Rick-ality is published by Adult Swim Games and developed by Owlchemy Labs. Nighthawk Interactive is distributing it at retail. Other Ocean Group is responsible for the PlayStation®VR version. The game is rated M for crude humor, fantasy violence and strong language.
About Adult Swim
Adult Swim (AdultSwim.com), launched in 2001, is Turner’s network offering original and acquired animated and live-action series for young adults. Airing nightly from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. (ET/PT), Adult Swim is basic cable’s #1 network with persons 18-34 and 18-49, and is seen in 94 million U.S. homes.
Adult Swim Games oversees the production, publishing and marketing of original games created by independent developers from around the world. With more than 200 games across PC, mobile, web, console and VR, Adult Swim Games' unique offerings have received numerous industry accolades - including four #1 rankings in the App Store and a finalist for the Seumas McNally Grand Prize at IGF. Popular titles include Robot Unicorn Attack, Pocket Mortys, Duck Game, and the upcoming Death’s Gambit.
Turner, a Time Warner company, is a global entertainment, sports and news company that creates premium content and delivers exceptional experiences to fans whenever and wherever they consume content. These efforts are fueled by data-driven insights and industry-leading technology. Turner owns and operates some of the most valuable brands in the world, including Adult Swim, Bleacher Report, Boomerang, Cartoon Network, CNN, ELEAGUE, FilmStruck, Great Big Story, HLN, iStreamPlanet, Super Deluxe, TBS, Turner Classic Movies (TCM), TNT, truTV and Turner Sports.
About Nighthawk Interactive
Built by a team of industry veterans, Nighthawk Interactive aims to combine proven experience with the ever changing needs of modern game development. With a strong focus on both digital and physical publishing, co-publishing, and distribution, we help our partners successfully launch products all over the world. For more information about Nighthawk, visithttp://www.NighthawkInteractive.com, and follow us on Twitter at (@NH_Interactive).
About Owlchemy Labs
Founded in 2010 with the mission to build absurd and polished games, Owlchemy Labs has developed and published multiple original gaming titles spanning over 20 desktop and mobile platforms, including one of the first VR-enabled games on Steam. Their titles include Job Simulator (a Sundance Official Selection), the Adult Swim published Rick and Morty: Virtual Rick-ality, and the award winning desktop and mobile games Dyscourse, Jack Lumber, Snuggle Truck, and the Dejobaan collaboration, Aaaaaculus!
Owlchemy continues to share VR knowledge with the community as the founders of the 2000 member strong VR Austin group and as speakers on VR around the world. More information about Owlchemy Labs can be found at http://www.owlchemylabs.com.
About Other Ocean Group
Other Ocean develops games for console, mobile, and VR platforms. Founded in 2006 with a focus on developing humorous original titles (Giant Cop, #IDARB, RAD Boarding) and franchise products (Minecraft for Nintendo 3DS, Super Monkey Ball, Yu-Gi-Oh!, Mortal Kombat), Other Ocean's games always put the player first. The company has development studios in St. John's and Charlottetown, Canada and Emeryville, California. We also operate a development and quality assurance division, Sculpin. http://www.otherocean.com