Oculus Rift News


Co-op Brawlers And VR Collide In Bloody Zombie This September

By Charles Singletary, Aug 04, 2017 4:00pm PDT

Up to 4-players can team up, VR or non-VR, in this brutal brawler.


HTC Vive Announces Standalone VR HMD

By Jason Venter, Jul 27, 2017 3:45pm PDT

The problems that prevent VR from being accessible to wide audiences could soon be on their way out.


"Oculus is working on the same thing. Between these devices and a slew of inside-out tracking ..."

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Blade Runner 2049: Replicant Pursuit VR Playable at SDCC

By John Keefer, Jul 19, 2017 11:59am PDT

The futuristic videogame tie-in for the movie will be released this week on July 21.


Oculus Studios Unveils Marvel Powers United VR at D23 Expo

By Asif Khan, Jul 15, 2017 2:00pm PDT

The Oculus Rift exclusive title will be playable at SDCC 2017.


"Correction: Not Insomniac Games. Oculus Studios, Marvel, and Sanzaru Games. Please understand."

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Oculus Rift and Touch Bundle Drops to $400 For Summer Sale

By John Keefer, Jul 10, 2017 8:15am PDT

Facebook tries to prop up sales with a 33% savings.


"Oh man, I forgot about Arizona Sunshine. That was a fun freaking trailer."

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Facebook Launches Beta of VR Social Platform

By Steve Watts, Apr 18, 2017 11:25am PDT

You and your fellow tech enthusiasts can try hanging out in a virtual space.


"I am fascinated. I mean you can already do lots of what this initially offers in other apps ..."

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Oculus VR Founder Palmer Luckey Leaves Facebook

By David Craddock, Mar 30, 2017 1:38pm PDT

Friday, March 31, will be Luckey's last day at the company.


"When John Logie Baird had that divorce, that was when I knew TV was doomed."

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Facebook Taps Apple Vet to Head Oculus' VR Hardware Development

By David Craddock, Mar 27, 2017 12:50pm PDT

Michael Hillman amassed 15 years of experience at Apple working on projects such as the iMac.


Interview with Oculus' Jason Rubin - Part 3: Augmented Reality

By Asif Khan, Mar 15, 2017 4:00pm PDT

Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg has expressed an intense interest in augmented reality, but Jason Rubin and Oculus remain focused on bringing VR to the masses. Find out why in part 3 of our interview.


Interview with Oculus' Jason Rubin - Part 2: Challenges of Untethered VR

By Asif Khan, Mar 14, 2017 3:00pm PDT

The Santa Cruz HMD prototype may just be a proof of concept for now as Oculus remains focused on improving the quality of tethered virtual reality.


Interview with Oculus' Jason Rubin - Part 1: The Unpublisher

By Asif Khan, Mar 13, 2017 3:20pm PDT

We sat down with Jason Rubin, VP of Content at Oculus, to talk about the company's relationship with third party developers and how he sees the VR software market going forward. 


"Thanks. Yeah, it is interesting how he barely mentioned Valve or Steam during the interview."

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Superhot VR Forever Update is Out Now

By John Keefer, Mar 07, 2017 5:20pm PST

New modes and challenges add about 20 extra hours of gameplay for the Oculus Rift title.


Oculus Drops Price of Rift and Touch

By Steve Watts, Mar 01, 2017 11:00am PST

With a hefty drop on two pieces of Oculus hardware, the company is significantly undercutting the HTC Vive.


CCP Games Announces Full-Body VR Sport Game Sparc

By Brittany Vincent, Feb 27, 2017 11:35am PST

Sparc is meant as a full-body VR experience that has players competing online with others. 


ZeniMax Files Injunction to Completely Stop Sales of Oculus Rift

By Donovan Erskine, Feb 26, 2017 11:00am PST

Apparently the $500 million judgement in their favor wasn't enough.


"Most corporate lawsuits aren't about benefiting the plaintiff, they're more about damaging the ..."

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