Square Enix, Crystal Dynamics, and Nixxes Software announced today that the “Blood Ties,” chapter from Rise of the Tomb Raider is now available for Steam VR, and is compatible with HTC Vive and Oculus Rift.
HTC Vive and Oculus Rift owners can now play the “Blood Ties,” single-player story chapter to unlock the mysteries of Croft Manor on SteamVR. When Lara’s uncle contests the ownership of the family Manor, Lara must explore deep within the estate to find the hidden history that she is the rightful heir, or lose her birthright and father’s secrets forever.
Explore Lara’s childhood home in over an hour of new story, and uncover a Croft family mystery that will change her life forever; this new release also adds another treasure for Crystal Dynamics 25th anniversary. If you have the season pass, you can download the VR content for free, and also get all of the new content featured in the 20 Year Celebration edition, including the Co-op Endurance gameplay, “Extreme Survivor,” difficulty for the main campaign, 20 Year Celebration outfit and gun, five classic Lara skins, and all previously released Downloadable Content such as “Baba Yaga: The Temple of the Witch,” “Cold Darkness Awakened,” twelve outfits, seven weapons, multiple Expedition Card packs, and even more besides that!
If you haven’t already, check out my review of the main game here.