virtual reality News


Windlands 2 OC4 Reveal VR Gameplay Interview

By Asif Khan, Oct 17, 2017 1:00pm PDT

Shacknews caught up with Psytec Games at Oculus Connect 4 to talk about their newly announced VR game for Oculus Rift.


All the VR Apps and Games Available for Windows MR Launch Day

By Charles Singletary, Oct 17, 2017 11:40am PDT

The Windows MR headsets from Dell, Acer, HP, and Lenovo have a solid software ecosystem for early adopters to pick from.


Windows MR HMDS Launch Today, More VR Options Abound

By Charles Singletary, Oct 17, 2017 10:20am PDT

VR democratization commence! Four headsets are available for your purchase online and in local establishments with a fifth available for pre-order.


Modojo Rewind: Strapping New Technology

By Kevin Tucker, Oct 13, 2017 5:00pm PDT

Your weekly roundup of the biggest stories in mobile and portable gaming, courtesy of Modojo.


Sony Celebrates Over 1 Million Served By PS VR

By Charles Singletary, Oct 13, 2017 8:45am PDT

President Shawn Layden lays out a few plans for the future of PS VR.


"Stats like this definitely helped me get a good deal when I sold mine last month."

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Breakthrough At Columbia Engineering Could Revolutionize Wireless VR

By Charles Singletary, Oct 12, 2017 3:20pm PDT

A circulator that operates at millimeter-wave frequencies could impact VR, self-driving cars, and much more.


"Those guys have been using quantum tunneling portals to steal ideas across different dimensions."

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Oculus Announces New VR Shooter From Titanfall Developers

By Charles Singletary, Oct 11, 2017 11:38am PDT

During the Oculus Connect, the team revealed a new project from Respawn Entertainment that will be exclusive to Oculus Rift.


"That's awesome. The fact that it's a ways off I hope that means it's a big game content wise. "

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Valve Makes More Core VR Technologies Available to Device Manufacturers

By Asif Khan, Oct 09, 2017 11:00am PDT

Now if only they would make some games.


"it seems impossible that they made any money on the Vive and i can't even see what their ..."

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Turtle Rock Studios Invites Gear VR Players to Drink From The Well

By Charles Singletary, Oct 03, 2017 3:30pm PDT

The creators of Left 4 Dead and Evolve will immerse players in a fantastic and stylish world this month.


"I thought these guys went under. Glad to see them still around."

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Microsoft Buys AltspaceVR, Just Months After the VR Hangout Nearly Shuttered

By Charles Singletary, Oct 03, 2017 2:40pm PDT

It seems like Microsoft was one of the big companies AltspaceVR started conversations with when the social app was nearly shut down.


New HTC Vive Customers Will Get Fallout 4 VR For Free

By Charles Singletary, Oct 02, 2017 10:35am PDT

Starting today, any HTC Vive purchases will include a pre-order code for arguably the biggest VR game yet.


AMC Invests $20 Million In VR Multiplex, Flagship Location Will Be In LA

By Charles Singletary, Sep 29, 2017 8:55am PDT

AMC's total investment in Dreamscape Immersive comes to more than $40 million and multiple locations will be opening up over the next 18 months.


"Game designers are really figuring this stuff out at a new level lately, as a matter of fact. ..."

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Sony Wants More Real Competition in VR

By Charles Singletary, Sep 26, 2017 4:55pm PDT

Andrew House isn't comfortable with the lead Sony has created in VR thus far.


Google and HTC Smartphone Division Announce $1.1 Billion Cooperation Agreement

By Charles Singletary, Sep 21, 2017 9:15am PDT

The deal brings the creators of the first Pixel closer to home, but will this impact other divisions?


Fox Sports Teams With Livelike For New VR Suite

By Charles Singletary, Sep 19, 2017 6:00am PDT

The new virtual suite will debut with the upcoming college football match between Notre Dame and Michigan State.