Beat Rider is a music riding game created for the Oculus IndieCade VR Jam 2013.
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Developer
Deceased Pixel
Engine
Unity
Platforms
MS Windows
OS X
Peripherals
Keyboard & mouse
Xbox 360 controller
Release date
August 29, 2013
Genre
Racing Music
Mode
Single-player

Gameplay


Goal

The player rides on a futuristic motorcycle through a world reactive to his own music. He has to collect orbs to increase speed and must dodge any black obstructions while staying on the track.

Controls

Keyboard & mouse :
  • W : change camera perspective
  • 
A/D : steer left/right
  • 
Left Shift : accelerate
  • 
Esc : pause

Xbox 360 controller :
  • Left Stick/D-Pad : steer
  • 
Left Trigger : change camera perspective
  • 
Right Trigger : accelerate

  • Back : pause

Note: this Xbox 360 controller driver is needed on OS X : http://tattiebogle.net/index.php/ProjectRoot/Xbox360Controller

Oculus Rift head-tracker :
  • lean left/right : turn the bike

Media


In the media


Relevant forum threads

[RELEASE] Beat Rider at the Oculus Developer Forums

External links

Official website
Download Windows version
Download OS X version