World Wide VR Football Tournament Launching 7th June


CherryPop Games is excited to announce the launch of Football Nation VR 2018 coming to PlayStation VR, Oculus Rift and HTC Vive, on June 7th 2018 at £9.99 with an addtional 30% discount during launch. Football Nation VR 2018 will include a free tournament content update inspired by the World Cup. Owners of VRFC will receive the upgrade for free.

The World’s First Virtual Reality football game now includes a load of super-cool new content. For the first time ever, you can physically feel the rush of playing in Football’s biggest VR tournament; as the vast stadium surrounds you, the virtual grass underfoot, the crowd cheering, the excitement and the undeniable patriotism for your country – a childhood dream come true.

Gemma Jessop, Cherry Pop Games commented: “We were so inspired by all the great feedback we had from the VR community about Football in VR, and to us it was impossible to ignore that 2018 is the year of the World Cup and we wanted to bring a little bit of that magic into Virtual Reality. When you step out onto that pitch, with the crowd roaring, the atmosphere is palpable, it really was a wow moment for me.”

To Celebrate the launch with football’s biggest VR tournament the free content update contains new game mode allowing you to play through the tournament with your favourite country. Football Nation VR 2018 is the perfect way for every football fan to run on the pitch of the World’s most loved sport.

Gemma Jessop added “We can’t wait to see which team wins the first 2018 Football Nation VR Tournament – See you on the pitch… come on England!”

Tournament Features:

Choose from any of the 36 VR Nations and play through Football Nations unique tournament structure; in Round One you can play any of 36 teams but only 16 teams remain, over half the teams are eliminated and the competition continues until the final where just two teams are left and we have an ultimate winner.

  • Round 1 = 36 teams
    Lasts 3 weeks: 7th June – 28th June 2018
  • Round 2 = 16 Teams
    1 week 28th June – 5th July
  • Quarter Finals = 8 teams
    1 week 5th July – 12th July
  • Semi Finals = 4 teams
    1 week 12th – 19th July
  • Final = 2 teams
    1 day 21st July 2019

Your Nation Needs you
Every win for your country adds 3 points to the Global leaderboards; the teams with the most points will go through to the next stage. Lead your team to glory, in Football Nation Tournament 2018, join your friends and play as your National team where each win counts. Lets just hope you have practiced penalties because if it goes down to the wire the result may well come down to a penalty shoot out.

Play solo against the AI or with friends in your chosen team, in a authentic stadiums atmosphere all in Virtual Reality. This is your chance to join your team, and rewrite VR football history with your friends.

Football Teams
Teams will be a permanent fixture in the game, giving players the ability to create, join and customise teams with their friends. It was such a great addition to the game that we couldn’t see it end once the tournament did so instead we expanded it further. Giving the players more flexibility to manage members and create their own teams.

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