Panoptic, the game that pits a single VR-clad giant against a tiny PC adversary in a game of deadly hide & seek, just launched out of Early Access today.

First launching as a free demo on Steam back in 2016, Panoptic puts you in the shoes of a giant ‘Overseer’ in VR, giving you the laser power of the Panopticon which lets you temporarily focus your light to incinerate a suspected enemy.

Your friend, who plays via keyboard and mouse on the same computer, is the ‘Challenger’ and they must slink around to carry out tasks and eventually bring down the Goliath. Hiding from the Overseer’s powerful gaze isn’t easy, but they can’t look everywhere at once. The Challenger must slip away into the crowd of faceless NPCs and hide behind the crenelated…

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