Star Wars VR Game Trailer Leaks

A trailer for a VR Star Wars game, Trials on Tatooine, has appeared briefly on the Industrial Light and Magic Lab website, before being taken down. Using the HTC Vive, the game is described as a “cinematic virtual reality experiement” and, among other things, lets the player deflect blaster fire with a lightsaber.

Opening with a shot of the Millennium Falcon above Luke Skywalker’s desert planet home, the trailer shows a series of clips including a trundling R2-D2, an Imperial lander, TIE fighters being shot down by the Falcon’s turrets and, most importantly, a lightsaber battle against two Stormtroopers.

No more information has been released at this time, but the word “experiment” might be cause for concern among those who want to get their hands on Trials on Tatooine – many VR developers have created experimental demos that have never seen public release.

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