Konami, well-known for its music game series "BEMANI", has announced that the VR band performance game "BEAT AR ENA" will be released on March 12, 2021 (Friday)!
At the same time, the official "BEAT ARENA" website has opened and a trailer video has been released for the first time!
Play with your favorite instrument from 4 types of instruments!
Players enter a VR space and play instruments as if they were performing in a live venue.
Four types of instruments are available: drums, guitar, bass, and keyboards!
Play drums by swinging the stick.
Reminiscent of "DrumMania" from Konami's music game "GITADORA".
You press the neck of the corresponding colored part of the guitar while stroking with the other hand.
This is similar to "GuitarFreaks".
Like the guitar, the bass player holds down the neck while stroking.
Play the keyboard keys corresponding to the markers.
It seems to be similar to "NOSTALGIA," a music game of the same company.
Includes many songs from the "BEMANI" series!
In addition to the songs shown in the image, more than 20 songs will be included in the game, including original BEAT ARENA songs and songs from the BEMANI series that are well-known in game arcades nationwide, such as " Rin to shimasu hana no yoku " and "Oboro"!
More songs will be added through updates after the release of the game!
You can check the list of songs to be included on the "BEAT ARENA" official website's song list page.
Play data can be shared with friends to enjoy sessions that transcend time!
Enhance the sense of unity with the members and the audience to liven up the venue!
Replay Mode Lyrics Display/Tambourine
Replays of sessions can be viewed from various perspectives, including "live camera mode" and "performance mode.
You can also turn on the lyrics display for songs with lyrics for a vocal-like experience, or use the tambourine as an instrument to liven things up!
Compatible hardware is Oculus Quest
To play "BEAT ARENA," you will need the VR headset device "Oculus Quest2 " or the original "Oculus Quest.
The "Oculus Quest2" can be purchased from the official Oculus Quest page starting at 37,100 yen (tax included).
In addition to "BEAT ARENA," you will be able to play a wide variety of other games, so why not take this opportunity to make your VR debut?
For details on "BEAT ARENA," please visit the official "BEAT ARENA" website.
For details on the "Oculus Quest2" VR headset device, please refer to the official Oculus Quest page.
|Title Name||BEAT ARENA|
|Manufacturer||KONAMI ( https://www.konami.com/games/jp/ja/ )|
|Genre||VR band performance game|
|Suggested Retail Price||2,990 yen (including tax)|
|Release date||March 12, 2021 (Friday)|
|Number of players||1 player|
|Supported hardware||Oculus Quest, Oculus Quest 2|