A man whose back catalogue includes a game about a news anchor fighting aliens with dance moves was never going to have too much of an interest in real life when contemplating his first VR game. “If we only pursue realism in VR, we’re going to hit a wall,” Mizuguchi says. “Let’s say in five years we move onto 8K, and you try to do something realistic in VR… I don’t know how much further we’re going to be able to go.” As we leave our demo and head back into Sony’s PSX media room, we can see his point. Over in a corner, you can play Job Simulator.
Rez Infinite is the prize ticket of the whole show, while an ironic take on day-to-day drudgery hasn’t drawn much of a crowd.