Background:

A first in the VR arena, Ctrl is a compelling drama which follows the story of a young gamer embroiled in a e­-sports competition in the midst of a war at home.

Ctrl is directed by Nigel Townsend, who has more than 30 years experience directing theatre, and written by Abraham Parker, an impressive graduate of the Royal Court Young Writer’s Programme who pushes the boundaries of theatrical storytelling. Working alongside them is Sound Engineer Paul Weir. Paul's most recent credit is No Man's Sky, an survival adventure game which features procedurally-generated content.

Duration:

20 minutes

Experience: 

Non-interactive, seated

Plot description: 

You are invited to the final round of a VR e-sports tournament. From front row seats, you watch Liam, a talented young gamer and clear underdog, compete for the grand prize. Spurred on by the sneering hosts, Liam defeats each level in record time. But with victory in sight, Liam’s home life begins to interfere with his gameplay. As time runs out, you learn what it is that Liam is really fighting for.

Regular Pricing: 

Oculus

$3.99 USD / £2.99 GBP

PSVR

TBC

Platforms:

Oculus

PlaystationVR

Release date:

7th Sept, 2016 (Samsung GearVR)

23rd June, 2017 (PSVR)

Producer: 

Breaking Fourth

Samsung GearVR launch

Videos

Playstation VR launch

Images

Logo

Press

3D Modelling
Terahard
Jordan Collins
Shane Harper
Elliott Kozlik

Performance Director

Nigel Townsend

Casting Director
Paul Byram

Liam
Alfie Kingsnorth

Dom
Oliver Mason

Charlie
Sammy Moore

Alice
Helen Terry

Mark
Matt Butcher

 Lead Artist
Andrew Madden

  

Illustrator
JR Fleming

Composer & Sound Designer
Paul Weir

Additional Sound Design
Dan Blaker
 

Film Cinematographer
Tim Ackroyd

Video Editors
Alyssia Frankland & Pete Short

 

AI Programming & Animation
Mateusz Świrski
Terahard

 

Credits

Created & Produced by
David Kaskel

Written by
Abraham Parker

Executive Producer
Kenneth Henderson

Technical Director
Pete Short

Art Directors
Alyssia Frankland

Pete Short

Associate Producer
Alyssia Frankland