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Acer and HP VR Headset Dev Kit Pre-Orders Kick off Today

By John Keefer, May 11, 2017 2:59pm PDT

The Windows 10 compatible units are available for $300.

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Half-Life-2: VR Mod Re-emerges on Steam Greenlight

By John Keefer, May 11, 2017 2:35pm PDT

If you want it on Steam, vote. Do it so you can wield that crowbar with malice.

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Microsoft Unveils VR Motion Controllers

By John Keefer, May 11, 2017 9:50am PDT

Get an Acer headset and the new controllers for $400 later this year.

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"Yes, I wonder how large the field of view on the cameras is. If you tilt your head up, for ..."

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Full AR Won't Be Realized For Another 5-10 Years, Oculus Says

By John Keefer, Apr 21, 2017 4:30pm PDT

The current crop of AR devices have a long way to go to fulfill Michael Abrash's vision of the future.

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"No shit?! Been saying this since this VR/AR nonsense was announced. Even that estimate seems ..."

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Funding for VR and AR Drops Precipitously in First Quarter of 2017

By David Craddock, Apr 21, 2017 1:45pm PDT

VR funding has fallen by 80 percent compared to Q1 2016.

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"Why would it? Looking at a monitor is way more comfortable and healthier, because you don't have ..."

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AMD Buys Wireless VR Firm Nitero

By John Keefer, Apr 10, 2017 5:22pm PDT

The processor and graphics card maker now wants to get in on the virtual reality scene.

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Qualcomm's Snapdragon 835 VR Dev Kit to Support Leap Motion Hand Tracking

By John Keefer, Mar 14, 2017 10:35am PDT

The ability to see your hands in VR is essential to immersive gameplay, and its something that has been lacking for mobile platforms.

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The Persistence Will Let Friends Mess With your PlayStation VR Experience

By John Keefer, Mar 13, 2017 8:45am PDT

A mobile app to be released in conjunction with the game will let others help you, or hurt you. 

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"The Trailer looks decent: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5HKvC10Xr1M Looks like ZombiU ..."

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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.

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Microsoft to Ship Consumer VR Headsets This Holiday Season

By John Keefer, Mar 02, 2017 10:35am PST

Dev kits are already being sent out to developers wanting to build games for the devices coming from partner manufacturers.

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"That is possible I guess. Can't imagine that controllers with the tech necessary to do that will ..."

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Valve to Show New HTC Vive With Eye-Tracking Tech

By John Keefer, Feb 28, 2017 12:05pm PST

The company adds SensoMotoric Instruments to the firms it is collaborating with for its OpenVR platform.

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"Can't wait to see this. I'm amazed Valve can implement foveated rendering so quickly within ..."

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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. 

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Everest VR Review: Because It's There

By Jason Faulkner, Feb 14, 2017 1:45pm PST

Find out what we thought of Sólfar Studios' Everest VR on the Oculus Rift.

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Star Trek: Bridge Crew Will Take VR to the Original USS Enterprise

By John Keefer, Feb 10, 2017 9:55am PST

The final frontier also has a new release date of May 30.

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"Right. I mentioned that very concept in my mention of Bridge Commander. However there aren't any ..."

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Gabe Newell Opens Up (a Little) on Valve's VR Plans

By John Keefer, Feb 10, 2017 8:30am PST

He also talked about the future of virtual reality and what the company is doing to push it forward.

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"Wracking my brain, but I don't believe Valve has done that on too many things on the hardware ..."

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