Apex Construct

Fast Travel Games

Weak Man
OpenCritic Rating
65
Top Critic Average
40%
Critics Recommend
Based on 20 critic reviews
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Apex Construct

Rating Summary

Based on 20 critic reviews
Weak Man

OpenCritic Rating

65

Top Critic Average

40%

Critics Recommend

Based on 20 critic reviews
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Game Information

Available on:Oculus RiftMar 20, 2018
HTC ViveMar 20, 2018
PlayStation VRFeb 20, 2018

Developer: Fast Travel Games

Travel to the shattered future of Apex Construct, where merciless robots prowl the world as a result of mankind’s reckless experiments. As these synthetic creatures seek to dominate their new hunting grounds, you must use both your wits and combat skills to survive. In this atmospheric first-person Action/Adventure game, built exclusively for VR, the fate of mankind rests on you – the last human alive. EXPLORE A WORLD RIPPED APART Step into a beautiful yet perilous post-apocalyptic setting, where two powerful AIs are locked in a drawn-out conflict. As the only living human, you will uncover its many secret areas and solve intriguing puzzles to gradually realize what led to the extinction of almost all organic life MASTER A FLUID BOW & SHIELD COMBINATION Use a flexible weapons system with unparalleled precision to engage a wide array of artificial lifeforms created by a mysterious entity called Mothr DELVE INTO A LASTING EXPERIENCE Replay any mission from your customizable home base to uncover paths still hidden, spend acquired resources to upgrade your weapons and equipment, and display your hard-earned achievements for fellow adventurers Apex Construct can be played using seamless teleportation movement, or full locomotion including direct movement with smooth turning.
Apex Construct - Launch Trailer | PlayStation VR thumbnail

Apex Construct - Launch Trailer | PlayStation VR

Apex Construct - Announcement Trailer | PS VR, Oculus Rift, HTC Vive & Windows Mixed Reality thumbnail

Apex Construct - Announcement Trailer | PS VR, Oculus Rift, HTC Vive & Windows Mixed Reality

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Apex Construct is a first person adventure which makes great use of bow and arrow mechanics, and feels truly immersive in VR, but we found some control problems due to the unusual rotation system, based in a combination of pressing buttons and movement control.

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Apex Construct provides some excellent exploration and exposition in a compelling and beautifully bizarre world. While there is a fully-baked experience here, the engaging story and compelling gameplay is marred by PSVR's limited control scheme. It represents a step forward for the platform, and for storytelling, but a bit of polishing or patching would bring the controls to heel.

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Though not without its faults, Apex Construct offers up an attractive, cleverly constructed and well crafted marriage of action and puzzle solving elements that demands your attention.

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The concept of a world inhabited by robots looks attractive on paper, though in Apex Construct it is far from Horizon: Zero Dawn not only in terms of graphics, but also in terms of the story, characters and environment. This game reminded us about low-budget projects released 10 years ago.

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