The Day they landed

Genre: Action, Asymmetrical VR | Platform: PC, HTC Vive, Oculus Rift | Language & Engine: Unreal Engine 4 Blueprints/C++


About the game

  • "The Day They Landed" is an "Asymmetrical VR" game where VR player battles against Desktop player.
  • It was developed initially as a small party game for a brewery, then turned into full fledged game and was released on steam.

My Work

Roles and related work:

  • Designer
    • Worked with other designers to develop different game mechanics on paper.
    • Collaborated with other level designer and created two different levels.
  • Gameplay Programmer:
    • I was the solo programmer on this project.
    • Implemented all gameplay mechanics using Blueprints and C++.
    • Integrated Steamworks and implemented in-game Steam Achievements.
    • Optimized code.
  • Misc:
    • Optimized levels for smoother fps in VR.


  • Core Development Team:
  • Programmers
    • Parth Naik
  • Artists
    • Michael Ballantine
    • Mickey Stewart