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SuperData firm says VR was the 'biggest loser' in sales this year

By David Craddock, Nov 29, 2016 2:15pm PST

VR headsets sell fewer units than expected 'due to a relatively fragmented title line-up and modest marketing effort.'

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"It would be big sure but I'd wager most younger gamers don't even know Half Life. If you ..."

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Oculus Rift will get Xbox One streaming support in December

By Daniel Perez, Nov 23, 2016 12:45pm PST

In just a few weeks, Oculus Rift owners will be able to enjoy their Xbox One games from the comfort of their headset.

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"Super models don't put out. Catalog models are where it's at, they need the money."

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VR SPORTS CHALLENGE: Football Gameplay with Oculus Touch

By Asif Khan, Nov 22, 2016 2:30pm PST

As part of our ongoing review of Oculus Touch, Asif Khan captured some exclusive gameplay footage of VR Sports Challenge. Please take a look at his tremendous field general skills, before the Cleveland Browns sign him.

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"yeah there was a good article about Carson Palmer using them. I think those were just 360 video ..."

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VR SPORTS CHALLENGE: Basketball Gameplay with Oculus Touch

By Asif Khan, Nov 22, 2016 2:02pm PST

As part of our ongoing review of Oculus Touch, Asif Khan captured some exclusive gameplay footage of VR Sports Challenge. Please take a look at his mad ball handling skills.

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"This is a weird embargo. I can tell you what I think of the game but not the hardware. I will ..."

- the man with the briefcase see all 8 comments

The Unspoken VR Interview with Ryan Schneider

By Greg Burke, Nov 21, 2016 3:20pm PST

Shacknews is still working on our Oculus Touch review, but we caught up with Ryan Schneider from Insomniac Games to chat about The Unspoken. Check out this video to see what he has to say about the highly anticipated launch title for Oculus Touch.

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The Unspoken VR Exclusive Gameplay with Oculus Touch

By Asif Khan, Nov 21, 2016 1:50pm PST

Shacknews is currently working on our Oculus Touch review, but in the meantime please take a look at our exclusive gameplay footage of the Unspoken by Insomniac Games.

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"This looks cool. I look forward to toasting people's butts when the controllers finally get here. "

- pixelat3d see all 4 comments

Obduction rises from the Myst, releases on Oculus Rift

By John Keefer, Nov 01, 2016 8:27am PDT

The Myst- and Riven-inspired title is finally available for VR after some optimizations

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"There's a post by them promising a Vive version, but not til end-of-year, most likely."

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Oculus in midst of hiring surge to push AR forward

By Steve Watts, Oct 31, 2016 2:00pm PDT

Oculus is hiring for dozens of positions in its research and development unit.

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Oculus' Halloween Treats sale offers discounts so good they're scary

By David Craddock, Oct 28, 2016 12:19pm PDT

Get VR games for up to 75 percent off.

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Exclusive Interview with the Elephant in the Room at Oculus Connect 3

By Asif Khan, Oct 26, 2016 12:20pm PDT

Asif Khan, the intrepid CEO of Shacknews, scored one of the biggest interviews of the year!

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"This is the interview from Facebook we need right now."

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Top 10 Oculus Touch Games

By Greg Burke, Oct 21, 2016 8:00pm PDT

Greg is back from OC3 after getting hands on with almost all the exclusive Oculus Touch games. Which ones are the best? Find out on this week's Top 10.

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"I dunno. It was kind of a toss up between that and Arktika.1, both are solid shooters!"

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Eagle Flight VR Gameplay on Oculus Rift

By Eric Shugg, Oct 19, 2016 2:30pm PDT

Eric Shugg takes a look at the brand new Ubisoft title for Oculus Rift.

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The Unspoken gets new character class, locations, Oculus Touch pre-order bundle

By Daniel Perez, Oct 17, 2016 7:45am PDT

Insomniac Games' The Unspoken will now be bundled with all Oculus Touch pre-orders, so let's learn more about its new character class and locations.

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Lone Echo Impressions from Oculus Connect 3

By Asif Khan, Oct 13, 2016 1:00pm PDT

This upcoming Oculus Touch title from Ready At Dawn Studios is an immersive zero gravity experience matched with intense multiplayer gameplay.

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John Carmack: VR developers are 'coasting on novelty,' and need to be 'harder on themselves'

By David Craddock, Oct 11, 2016 12:30pm PDT

John Carmack didn't mince words when he took the stage to close out last week's Oculus Connect event. "We are coasting on novelty, and the...

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"Carmack should heed his own advice. VR is, and will always be just a novelty that will never ..."

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