World of Diving: Achievements, Cheats, Tips & Tricks

Earlier this week World of Diving developer Vertigo Games launched the title on Early Access for Oculus Home, and with it support for the Oculus Rift CV1. The studio also added full virtual reality (VR) support for the HTC Vive head-mounted display (HMD) on Steam. World of Diving features 13 unlockable Steam Achievements and VRFocus…

Anshar Studios’ Detached Suffers Delay, Beta Now Available

After the reveal of Detached in January of this year and the first hands-on tests during the Taipei Game Show and the Digital Dragons conference, Anshar Studios has today announced a delay in the intended release of the videogame. Furthermore, those who have pre-ordered the videogame will soon receive a Steam key to access the…

Sony Boosts Sales Projections in Anticipation of PlayStation VR

PlayStation VR is just a few months away now, and the buzz surrounding it is strong. That’s reflected in Sony’s latest sales targets.The post Sony Boosts Sales Projections in Anticipation of PlayStation VR appeared first on UploadVR. Source: Sony Boosts Sales Projections in Anticipation of PlayStation VR

Oculus to Present Evolve Keynote at Develop: Brighton Next Month

There is a whole host of virtual reality (VR) talks and events happening during this year’s Develop: Brighton conference, including VR titles making it to the finals in the Indie Showcase, Bossa Studios to hold a keynote, Vanguard Games to talk about VR – just to name a few. Now it has been announced that…

Oculus VR CEO Twitter Account Hacked

Oculus VR CEO Brendan Iribe has suffered an attack on his personal Twitter account today, as an external Twitter user has taken over his account. Using Iribe’s Twitter not for malicious means, but instead seemingly as a source of personal humour, the attacker has noted in Iribe’s Twitter bio: ‘im not testing ya security im…

PlayStation VR Summer Pre-Orders Open Tomorrow: 06/30/2016

Sony’s addition to the virtual reality marketplace has been hotly anticipated for years. It was finally revealed at GDC 2016 that the Playstation VR system would begin shipping in October.The post PlayStation VR Summer Pre-Orders Open Tomorrow: 06/30/2016 appeared first on UploadVR. Source: PlayStation VR Summer Pre-Orders Open Tomorrow: 06/30/2016

First Look Inside ‘The Void’ Ghostbusters: Dimensions, Opens June 30th

The Void are one of the first mixed reality experience specialists and their first big experience opens to the public today at Madame Tussauds New York. It’s called Ghostbusters: Dimensions and here’s a sneak peak. See Also: First Hands-on: The VOID, a Mixed Reality Experience That Blends Real and Virtual It feels like only 5 minutes ago…

Tronik Racing Seeks Steam Greenlight Support

When it comes to racing titles on virtual reality (VR) usually you’d expect to see something that puts players in the driving seat, attempting to draw them in with the most advanced and realistic visuals possible to make them feel like they’re really in the front seat of a racing car. Tronik Racing, a VR…

Last Round of PlayStation VR Bundle Pre-Orders to Start Tomorrow

Previously when the PlayStation VR pre-orders hit, the bundles were taken up within the day due to high demand for the head-mounted display (HMD). Now the Sony Computer Entertainment America (SCEA) VP has announced there to be just one more chance to pre-order the bundle. It came earlier today when there was once again another…

Pool Nation VR adds Air Hockey Beta Update

Cherry Pop Games launched Pool Nation VR for the HTC Vive head-mounted display (HMD) only four short weeks ago. Since then user reaction on Steam has been very positive and VRFocus also gave it tops marks in our review. The development team hasn’t been resting on its laurels, releasing an optimisation update a few days…

Google VR Teases Future of 3D Animation in VR

These Daydream Labs experiments show how anyone could one day create animation in VR. We have experienced creation tools like Google’s Tilt Brush on the HTC Vive, which lets you paint in a 3D space, letting you wave your hand controllers in the air to lay to down strokes of paint. It’s an amazing experience,…

Falcon Northwest Announces NVIDIA 1080 Equipped Oculus Ready PCs – Sponsored

NVIDIA’s latest graphics card, the GeForce GTX 1080, means big things for VR, and it’s just been introduced into an Oculus Ready PC. Falcon Northwest <a href=”https:The post Falcon Northwest Announces NVIDIA 1080 Equipped Oculus Ready PCs – Sponsored appeared first on UploadVR. Source: Falcon Northwest Announces NVIDIA 1080 Equipped Oculus Ready PCs –…

inVRsion’s ShelfZone is a VR Simulator for Retailers

Almost a year ago VRFocus reported on ShelfZone a virtual reality (VR) designed for large-scale retailers and consumer goods companies. It’s developer Italian start-up  inVRsion has now officially launched the software for businesses to use. The premise of ShelfZone is simple, companies can recreate shops, supermarkets and shopping centres, with shelves and aisles complete with…

‘Black Hat Cooperative’ Review: The Oculus Rift’s Hidden Multiplayer Gem

Most of you will be familiar with the character Batgirl. Fewer of you will know that, in her original incarnation, this femme fatale is actually Barbara Gordon – daughter of Batman’s longstanding ally, Commissioner James Gordon.The post ‘Black Hat Cooperative’ Review: The Oculus Rift’s Hidden Multiplayer Gem appeared first on UploadVR. Source: ‘Black Hat Cooperative’…

Thumper to Release Alongside PlayStation VR With Collector’s Edition

Thumper made its debut during the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3), and it has now been announced that the “rhythm violence” title is to launch on the same day as the PlayStation VR head-mounted display (HMD), along with a collectors edition that can be pre-ordered. The aim of this title was outlined by Marc Flury of…

AMD Launches RX 480, the $199 VR-Ready GPU

AMD today launched the Radeon RX 480, the company’s budget-friendly GPU that promises to lower the barrier of entry into virtual reality. And while VR still isn’t exactly what you’d call cheap, budget-conscious consumers looking to upgrade their old gaming rigs or build new, VR-ready rigs should definitely take notice. Touted as the cheapest VR-ready graphics…

10 of the Best Mind-Bending Puzzle Games to Play on the Gear VR

The puzzle game genre has a significant and growing presence on the Gear VR Store. Puzzle games present themselves as a challenge of intelligence and who can turn down a chance to prove their mental prowess?The post 10 of the Best Mind-Bending Puzzle Games to Play on the Gear VR appeared first on UploadVR. …

Take the Reins in Starters Orders 6 Horse Racing for Oculus Rift

Sport management videogames have always held a certain popularity with gamers over the years, being able to go in-depth and control countless facets of your favourite activities. But virtual reality (VR) hasn’t really featured any such title until now. Released today via Steam for the Oculus Rift head-mounted display (HMD) is Starters Orders 6 Horse…

Mirror’s Edge and Angry Birds Devs Form VR Studio Fast Travel Games

Yet more developers with experience creating some of the biggest videogames in the industry have pledged support to VR tech today. A new studio named Fast Travel Games has just been announced, and it’s set to focus exclusively on VR content.The post Mirror’s Edge and Angry Birds Devs Form VR Studio Fast Travel Games appeared…

Who You Gonna Call in Ghostbusters: Dimension at Madame Tussauds

Last month VRFocus reported on THE VOID, Madame Tussauds, and Sony Pictures announcing a virtual reality (VR) experience would be held at Madame Tussauds New York for the upcoming movie sequel Ghostbusters. Called Ghostbusters: Dimension the VR project will be launching in a couple of days time and now new screenshots have been released. Ghostbusters:…

Jenga Mixed with Cranes Coming to VR with CRANGA!: Harbour Frenzy

HandMade Game, the South Korean developer behind virtual reality (VR) title Rooms: The Unsolvable Puzzle has announced details of its next project. Called CRANGA!: Harbour Frenzy the videogame is a mix of classic block moving game Jenga with cranes and freight containers. Created at the One-Day VR game jam at Pangyo, South Korea in December…

PlayStation VR Title Happy Manager Revealed by D3 Publisher

In a very low key announcement today Japanese studio D3 Publisher has revealed a new videogame for Sony Interactive Entertainment’s (SIE’s) PlayStation VR head-mounted display (HMD) for PlayStation 4. Translated, the title called Happy Manager has its own dedicated website which simply says ‘Coming Soon’. Shiawasesou no Kanrinin-san is the actual Japanese title, and normally…

Fast Travel Games Launched by Ex-Rovio, EA and DICE Staff

Virtual reality (VR) development is proving to be a popular choice for videogame industry veterans looking for new challenges and outlets for their ideas. Hoping to take advantage of the growing opportunities in VR is a brand new studio announced today called Fast Travel Games. Based-in Stockholm, Sweden the new studio has been founded by…

Vuzix Launches VIP Program for M300 Smart Glasses

Vuzix Corporation, the company behind smart glasses such as the M300 – recently showcased at the Mobile World Congress 2016 – has announced the ‘Vuzix Industrial Partner’ (VIP) Program. Aimed at providing enhanced support for key software application partners, the program is an invitation only opportunity for a limited number of Vuzix’ most successful M100…