•Walker Labs announces Walker World, a new open-world multiplayer third-person science-fiction zombie shooter-adventure game.
• The game is being built in Unreal Engine 5 and is slated for a late 2023 launch.
• The developer has designed Walker World with the metaverse in mind, as players can create Walkers. These “3D animated, full-body, fully rigged characters” are designed for cross-platform interoperability, meaning players will be able to take them into other games.
• Daniel Branteström, co-founder of Walker Labs said: “Our goal with Walker World is to be a market defining, AAA quality game and immersive experience and we are beyond thrilled to unveil the first glimpses of it.”
Today marks an exciting day for gamers around the world as Walker Labs announces their newest project – Walker World. This open-world multiplayer third-person science-fiction zombie shooter-adventure game looks to be truly ambitious and innovative. With the metaverse in mind, Daniel Branteström (co-founder of Walker Labs) and his team have designed a game that has limitless potential. This open-world multiplayer third-person science-fiction zombie shooter-adventure game is being built in Unreal Engine 5 and late 2023 is the expected launch date. With the metaverse in mind, Daniel and his team have designed a game that looks to be truly ambitious and innovative.
What is the Metaverse?
The metaverse is a 3D virtual world where users can interact with one another using avatars. It is also a portmanteau of the words “metadata” and “universe”. Some well-known examples of metaverses are Second Life and Animal Crossing. In an interview with Gamesindustry.biz, Mr. Branteström said, “We want players to feel like they are living in this universe, that it’s persistent, and that their actions have consequences.” Simply put, the metaverse is a persistent online universe where users can explore, socialize, and create content for others to enjoy within the same space.
What Does Walker World Look Like?
In Walker World, players will be able to create Walkers – “3D animated, full-body, fully rigged characters.” These characters are designed for cross-platform interoperability which means players will be able to take them into other games as well! Not much else is known about the game itself except that it takes place in a science-fiction setting and seems to involve zombies (judging by the name). However, Based on what we do know – Walker World looks like it has the potential to be an immersive experience with AAA-quality graphics.
There is still so much we don’t know about Walker World but what has been revealed thus far has many incredibly excited for its 2023 release date! Be sure to stay tuned for more updates on this developing story.