Welcome to the official website for Espire 1: VR Operative
Espire 1 is a VR stealth game in development for the Oculus Touch & HTC Vive, with support planned for the Console & Mobile VR devices Find out more
Espire 1: VR Operative is a single-player VR experience focused on stealth, espionage and action.
Become an Espire agent and complete 15 objective-based missions utilizing an arsenal of weaponry and gadgets.
Develop infiltration tactics and techniques to ensure mission completion in the shortest time possible.
Great care is being taken to translate this exciting genre into the medium of Virtual Reality. The same level of immersion and control is not possible without VR.
Espire 1 aims to deliver the following features:
– The definitive VR stealth experience.
– A game grounded in realism.
– Complete single-player story, rich in detail.
– Global Leaderboard.
– Full freedom of movement.
– Intuitive controls that mimic real life.
– Voice control.
– Smart AI that responds to your actions.
– Arsenal of weapons and gadgets.
– Customizable character.
Espire 1 Email List
VR Development Diary
The Espire team is releasing VR Diary videos that follow the development of the game. Each video focuses on a particular topic, such as a core gameplay mechanics, how a particular VR interaction challenge has been solved or the evolution of a feature.
Subscribe to the EspireVR YouTube channel to be notified of future videos.
About the Developer
Follow the development of Espire 1 and the discussion about trying to create the best VR stealth experience possible.
I’m Michael Wentworth-Bell, creator of Espire 1. I am a 3D Artist who has had a lifelong passion for Computer Graphics and Digital Content Creation.
I have worked in the industry since 2009 as a 3D Artist and Motion Designer. I’m now heading the Espire project full-time.
Espire 1: VR Operative has been in development since late 2016 and started as a single-person passion project. We’ve since grown a team around the project and are developing the title full-time.
We’ve produced a playable prototype and are now talking to potential development partners, seeking funding to complete production of the game. If you’d like to partner with us, do get in touch.
Follow Espire 1
We aim to be very transparent in the development of this title, sharing production updates, game mechanic breakdowns, development diaries and other insights into the production process with the VR community.
You can follow EspireVR on Facebook and YouTube if you would like to keep informed of the development progress of the game, get in touch or learn more about the story, features and characters.