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Space Junkies Beta about to start !

blanesblanes Posts: 1,067
3Jane
edited June 2018 in Games and Apps
Ubisoft sent me a beta key and once I registered just now they sent me 3 more keys to share - beta is over next 3 days.
Message reads :-  Provide your friend with a Beta Access Code and have them head over here -  https://betasignup.ubisoft.com/sjcb

So here's the 3 keys I was sent and there probably more around from others who signed up.
4A3RGPKRQLGV
P7GLB93PGHC2
HNQM44CPHAGJ

ps. If you take a code then please note which one you use so others don't waste time trying used up codes, cheers  :)

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  • Fredd32Fredd32 Posts: 251
    Nexus 6
    edited June 2018
    Here are my extra 3 :
    RDDJFBUBADCE 
    NCJNKJU8H8ZX 
    XNH2ER9EJEFK
    Edit: I redeemed mine on my phone but I do not see it in the store for download yet?
    Edit2: I restarted Oculus and all is good.
  • FlugButtFlugButt Posts: 1
    NerveGear
    I used XNH2ER9EJEFK
    Thanks !
  • Fredd32Fredd32 Posts: 251
    Nexus 6
    edited June 2018
    Haven't been able to connect to servers.....anyone else???
    Actually, launching the game causes my internet connection to drop and reconnect.....I have never had this happen before but I have reproduced it several times now....wtf? Anyone have any ideas??? Unplayable for me
  • MowTinMowTin Posts: 1,319
    Project 2501
    Where do you download the game?

  • robokomodorobokomodo Posts: 1
    NerveGear
    edited June 2018
    Thanks a lot.. just used code NCJNKJU8H8ZX
  • MowTinMowTin Posts: 1,319
    Project 2501
    I used RDDJFBUBADCE  thanks. 

    So you get a key, you enter the key here https://betasignup.ubisoft.com/sjcb

    Then they send you a key for Home or Steam depending on which you selected. It usually ends up in your spam or promotions folder. 

    If it's Home you go to settings --> Redeem Code 

    Pretty complicated for anyone not familiar with this. 
  • MowTinMowTin Posts: 1,319
    Project 2501
    I had a lot of fun playing this. The weapon variety is much better than Echo Combat. But Echo Combat at least  had 3  v 3 where this was at most 2 v 2. I like that it had two handed weapons. 
  • nroskonrosko Posts: 953
    Neo
    3 more here 

    3FUGYBR4B9T2 
    APA7J47BEKWC 
    ALAUWCLWDTM8

  • nroskonrosko Posts: 953
    Neo
    Also anyone interested in this sort of thing there is a beta for seeking dawn but you have to purchase the game on steam although its 5 dollars less. https://www.seekingdawn.com/
  • RuneSR2RuneSR2 Posts: 1,979 Valuable Player
    The new beta is getting a lot of heat - again Ubisoft seems to destroy everything with their authentication system which I personally think is really sad. Same happened to Transference - one of the best VR games ever - but many gave up due to authentication issues. It seems like history is about to repeat itself - Space Junkies is right now rated 2.9/5 (50 % rating the game just 1 star): 

    https://www.oculus.com/experiences/rift/1907320879394866




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  • ZenbaneZenbane Posts: 13,655 Valuable Player
    I just finished a fun session! And got my arsed kicked. It's a pretty fun death match style game. Great weapons, great action, unique elements to zero graphic space combat, and lots of competitive drive.

    But you really have to like Death Match style shooters to enjoy this one.
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  • Hiro_Protag0nistHiro_Protag0nist Posts: 4,681 Valuable Player
    Downloaded and installed Friday night, some problem linking accounts?  Didn't have a clue what's going on so gave up.
  • WildtWildt Posts: 1,791 Valuable Player
    I've always loved UT (was in a clan even) and Quake 3, and while this game attempts to follow in their footsteps, it just feels too slow. When you cannot grap onto the environtment like in Echo VR, you're a floater. Part of what makes the aforementioned games so intense is how rapidly and unpredictably you can move.

    So yeah, it's polished and all, but ends up being too tactical and slow imo.
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  • MowTinMowTin Posts: 1,319
    Project 2501
    I played a beta many months ago. It was a lot of fun. 

    The only issue is it was very similar to Echo Combat but Echo Combat was much better overall. 

    I do like that you have sword play. But I preferred the Echo Combat goal based combat. 

    Is there a lobby like Echo Combat? 
  • MAC_MAN86MAC_MAN86 Posts: 1,652
    3Jane
    Yes it has a Lobby, not sure how many it can hold but seems to be 4 players in fights.
    I hated the controls as your body is always upright unlike EchoVR and you are best to set thrusters to move you vertically/laterally rather than the forward/back plane. It was so stupid to have many stupid design flaws. Nothing is ever well done. Even EchoVR has no dynamic Analogue Joystick input. That's not a proper Joystick!
  • WildtWildt Posts: 1,791 Valuable Player
    I played it some more after my criticism 2 posts up, and while I still stand by it, I realize it's not THAT bad really. Joystick strafing  along with the boost, makes you able to change direction fairly quick, so you aren't quite the sitting (floating) duck you are in the echo games.
    A pinch snappier would still be welcome in my book.
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  • WildtWildt Posts: 1,791 Valuable Player

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  • WildtWildt Posts: 1,791 Valuable Player
    edited April 24
    60% off for 2 weeks!

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  • MAC_MAN86MAC_MAN86 Posts: 1,652
    3Jane
    Still not worth paying for Junk with bad control binds and poor design generally on most things.
  • nalex66nalex66 Posts: 4,370 Valuable Player
    So the sale price is now in effect. At full price it didn't seem worth it, but with the discount I'm tempted. Does it support cross-play between Steam and Oculus users? Normally I'd just grab it on Oculus, but in the back of my mind I'm thinking I should wait until after the Index reveal next week in case that changes my direction.
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  • WildtWildt Posts: 1,791 Valuable Player
    edited April 29
    nalex66 said:
    So the sale price is now in effect. At full price it didn't seem worth it, but with the discount I'm tempted. Does it support cross-play between Steam and Oculus users? Normally I'd just grab it on Oculus, but in the back of my mind I'm thinking I should wait until after the Index reveal next week in case that changes my direction.
    @nalex66 Should be cross platform including PSVR.
    Per habbit, I just bought it on the OH store... then realized my next HMD isn't gonna be Oculus and refunded. :smile:
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  • nalex66nalex66 Posts: 4,370 Valuable Player
    Thanks--that resolves one question, but I think I'll wait a week so I have a better idea if I'm getting a non-Oculus headset anytime soon.
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