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Oculus says Palmer Luckey's new role within the company will be revealed 'soon'

By David Craddock, Dec 13, 2016 4:03pm PST

Brendan Iribe stepped down as CEO earlier today.


"It was that all his political nonsense came after months of early Occulus supporters getting ..."

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Brendan Iribe Steps Down as Oculus CEO to Lead PC VR Group

By Jason Faulkner, Dec 13, 2016 11:40am PST

Iribe desires to be more involved in creating new products.


""Oculus Founder Palmer Luckey hasn't commented on Iribe's decision to step down as of yet." Do ..."

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Prototype of future Oculus Touch controller lets you feel heat from campfires, chill from ice

By David Craddock, Dec 12, 2016 3:34pm PST

Feeling real sensations could be the next step for a future revision of the Oculus Touch controller.


"I can't wait for the egg sack feature that accurately mimics spider egg sacs exploding up my arms "

- Milleh see all 12 comments

The 7 Best Oculus Touch Launch Games

By Asif Khan, Dec 05, 2016 8:20am PST

Oculus Touch controllers come out tomorrow. Are you still figuring out which games to pick up on launch day? Don't worry Shack has your back with the 7 games you have to experience.


Oculus Touch: Ripcoil VR Gameplay - Practice Mode

By Asif Khan, Dec 05, 2016 8:15am PST

Futuristic, Competitive Frisbee mixed with Pong? Go on. Sanzaru Games has created a game that we fear Asif may never stop playing. Check out this gameplay footage!


Oculus Touch: Robo Recall OC3 Demo Gameplay

By Asif Khan, Dec 05, 2016 8:00am PST

Robo Recall is an action-packed virtual reality first-person shooter built by Epic Games exclusively for Oculus Touch. Check out this gameplay footage that Asif captured of the Robo Recall OC3 Demo!


"The humor alone on this one might be worth it. I want to at least play through Super Hot first ..."

- spazzium see all 7 comments

Oculus Touch: SUPERHOT VR Gameplay

By Asif Khan, Dec 05, 2016 7:50am PST

Superhot is an independent first-person shooter video game developed and published by Superhot Team. Asif steps into the Rift for Shacknews to see how hot VR can get.


Oculus Touch Review: Two Thumbs Up

By Asif Khan, Dec 05, 2016 7:00am PST

Shacknews has spent the last few weeks testing out the brand new Oculus Touch controllers for Oculus Rift. Oculus may have the best solution for hand presence in virtual reality. Our review.


"Just a heads up. For the 3rd sensor, USB 2.0 is fine, in fact the included extension cable is ..."

- MilkDud see all 52 comments

Oculus Medium: Sculpting the Shacknews Logo

By Asif Khan, Dec 03, 2016 4:20pm PST

Watch Asif do it for Shacknews with his hands in virtual reality!


"I can't wait to get up and running with a real VR setup. I could waste hours in something like this."

- JohnnyVoxel see all 13 comments

Sony: PlayStation VR sales 'are on track,' analyst predicts PSVR will outsell Rift and Vive in 2016

By David Craddock, Dec 01, 2016 3:58pm PST

Whether or not PSVR got off on the right foot upon release this October depends on who you ask.


"Except for me. I put myself there. Back against the wall. I'll see em comin."

- David Craddock see all 5 comments

Oculus Touch Launching With Over 50 Launch Titles

By Brittany Vincent, Dec 01, 2016 12:51pm PST

Touch-a touch-a touch me, I wanna play Oculus Touch!


"I played Superhot with Touch at Oculus Connect 3. It was dope."

- the man with the briefcase see all 16 comments

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.'


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

- BeowolfSchaefer see all 28 comments

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.


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

- Lunatic Angelic see all 3 comments

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.


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

- derelict515 see all 4 comments

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.


"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