PSVR’s First MOBA ‘Dark Eclipse’ Arrives Next Week

The multiplayer online battle arena genre gets the VR treatment in this dark strategy title for the PSVR. For those unfamiliar with the concept of MOBA’s, they can best be described as a mix of role-playing, real-time strategy, and action game play, usually consisting of fast-paced matches in which teams battle one another for control…

Walmart Expands VR Employee Training To All U.S. Locations

U.S. Walmart associates will now have access to the same VR training their managers receive at Walmart Academies. Apparently, VR designed for employee training has proven a massive success at Walmart’s various Academy locations, as the multinational superstore has just announced plans to further expand its immersive training program to every single one of its…

Valve Unveils Third Evolution Of Knuckles Controllers

The EV3 devkit features an improved battery life, better ergonomics, and an overall stronger design. In an official blog post made earlier today, Valve revealed its Knuckles EV3 devkit, the third iteration of the companies original 2016 design. A smaller upgrade when compared to the massive changes brought on by the EV2 model, this latest…

First-Person Angry Birds Game Announced For Magic Leap One

One mobile gaming’s most Since the launch of its first game in 2009, popular mobile franchise Angry Birds has received an astonishing 17 different releases, 4 spin-off games, a comic book series, even an animated film voiced by a cast of A-list celebrities. Now the seemingly unkillable franchise has set it sights on the world…

First-Person Angry Birds Game Announced For Magic Leap One

One mobile gaming’s most prolific franchises arrives on the Magic Leap One this fall. Since the launch of its first game in 2009, popular mobile franchise Angry Birds has received an astonishing 17 different releases, 4 spin-off games, a comic book series, even an animated film voiced by a cast of A-list celebrities. Now the…

‘Firefox Reality’ Web Browser Now Available On Oculus, Viveport & Daydream

Mozilla Firefox arrives on VR & AR headsets as an open-source, cross-platform browser tailor built for immersive content. Earlier this year the Mozilla Corporation announced plans for a powerful new version of their popular Firefox browser tailored specifically for web-based mixed reality content on standalone VR & AR headsets. We’ve since been waiting five grueling…

Elon Musk States 2023 Moon Mission Will Be Livestreamed In VR

Let the four year hype begin… Last night technological wunderkind Elon Musk announced the first private passenger on his journey to the moon: Japanese billionaire, and founder of Japanese clothing company ‘Zozo,’ Yusaku Maezawa. Then, in a move that would make even Richard Branson jealous, the entrepreneur announced that he’d purchased an additional eight seats…

Oculus Will Livestream It’s 5th Connect Conference On Oculus Venues

Learn more about the latest in Oculus technology while wearing the latest in Oculus technology. Oculus Connect, an annual conference dedicated to showcasing the latest advancements in Oculus VR technology, is just around the corner and with it a new heap of rumors, announcements, and excitement. For those who were unable to attend the technology…

Oculus Will Livestream It’s 5th Connect Conference On Oculus Venues

Learn more about the latest in Oculus technology while wearing the latest in Oculus technology. Oculus Connect, an annual conference dedicated to showcasing the latest advancements in Oculus VR technology, is just around the corner and with it a new heap of rumors, announcements, and excitement. For those who were unable to attend the technology…

NASA’s 360 Livestream Of Final Cassini Orbiter Mission Scores Emmy Nom

And the award for most impressive 360-degree live stream of an unmanned interplanetary spacecraft goes to… 20 years ago, The United States National Aeronautics and Space Administration’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory launched the Cassini orbiter into space. By 2004, the revolutionary spacecraft was in orbit around Saturn, providing researchers back on Earth with the first comprehensive data of…

Secret Location Teams With Grammy Nominee Junkie XL For VR Cinematic

The multi-platinum producer adds a unique atmospheric sound to Secret Location’s upcoming VR film, ‘The Great C.’ Developed by Entertainment One’s Emmy-award-winning studio, Secret Location, The Great C is a cinematic VR film telling the story of Clare, a young woman from a small village that participates in an annual lottery for an important pilgrimage….

Weather Channel Demonstrates Dangers Of Hurricane Florence Using Mixed Reality

MR & AR technology showcase the potential destruction of the cat 2 storm currently hitting the Carolina states. Torrential rain, wind speeds of up to 110 miles per hour, coastal deterioration, massive flooding; these are just a handful of the dangers Carolina residents will endure as Hurricane Florence begins its battering of the lower East…

The VOID Adds Five Marvel & Disney Location-Based Experiences

The hyper-reality provider partners with ILMxLAB to develop a new series of interactive experiences, starting with Disney’s upcoming animated film, Ralph Breaks the Internet. Multi-sensory, location-based VR venue The VOID is best known for providing AAA interactive experiences based on some of entertainments biggest properties. From Ghostbusters Dimensions, to Star Wars: Secrets of the Empire,…

Dolphin Image & ARwall Introduce Large-Scale AR To Hollywood VFX

Orlando-based film studio Dolphin Image closes a $2M seed funding to further develop ARWall’s motion picture effects tools. Despite its heavy role in a vast majority of major motion picture productions, green screen technology is far from an ideal . A hefty price tag, considerable post production, and the need for a sizable amount of…

Apple Teases New ARKit 2 Experiences At 2018 Keynote

Science-based basketball training and oldschool Galaga with a multiplayer twist heads to iOS via Apple’s advanced augmented reality platform. Apple’s 2018 keynote event has officially come to a close and it appears as though iOS fans have much to look forward to over the coming months. The California-based technology company had no shortage of fresh…

Pimax To Begin Shipping 8K & 5K+ Headsets At The End Of The Month

The first batch of high-end VR headsets will begin shipping to early Kickstarter backers as we begin to wrap up September. With a 200-degree field-of-view, options for both 8K and 5K resolutions, and a plethora of upcoming add ons, such as custom knuckle motion controllers and a detachable audio head strap, Pimax’s high-end VR headsets…

Navigate Using Echolocation In Psychological VR Puzzler ‘Blind’

Make some noise for this one-of-a-kind VR mystery. In a market filled with colorful, high-energy VR experiences, it takes a fair amount of guts to develop a game that pushes visuals to the wayside in favor of  a black-and-white, narrative-driven adventure. That’s what’s so unique about Tiny Bull Studios Blind, an upcoming VR puzzle game…

Magic Leap Taps Andy Serkis For ‘Orc-Like’ Motion Capture Character

The Oscar nominated actors performance-capture studio partners with Magic Leap to bring fresh content to their MR platform. With credits including legendary franchises like The Lord of the Rings, Planet of the Apes, and Star Wars, Andy Serkis has proven himself a legend within the world of motion capture technology. Now the celebrated actor, director…

TeachAids & Stanford University Debut VR Concussion Education Program

The award-winning social venture turns its attention to youth athletes with a research-based VR experience dedicated to concussion awareness. “In the next 10 years, the CDC estimates that over 20 million children playing school sports will sustain a concussion. No equipment, including helmets, can prevent concussions, and the overwhelming majority of students, parents, and coaches…

Samsung Promotes Intelligent Smart Home With Family Guy AR Game

Samsung teams up with the popular adult cartoon series for a hilarious AR tour through their smart home product line-up. Confused or intimidated by the vast array of Samsung smart home products at your disposal? Samsung has your back with a their brand new Doorway platform, a smartphone-based AR tool designed to help guide users…

Artists Spread Inspirational Political Messages Through Geo-Located AR Art

Augmented art application ‘4th Wall’ launches location-specific, collaborative art exhibition to inspire “thoughtful dialogue.” Originally released February of this year, Nancy Bake Cahill’s art app, 4th Wall, gives users the opportunity to take a closer look at some of the artists captivating pieces of VR artwork from the comfort of their home via AR technology….

Trans Youth Imagine Their Ideal Future Using Google Tilt Brush

Three transgender individuals use art to express their hopes and dreams via an eye-opening documentary and 360-degree companion piece. When discussing the current status of transgender relations within modern day society, many conversations tend to head into a discussion regarding the many hardships and social hurdles that plague those who identify as a gender different…

Original 1992 ‘Wolfenstein 3D’ Now Available In VR

Gaming’s earliest first person shooter makes its way to VR headsets in this lovingly-crafted fan recreation. Did you ever hear the story of 1993’s Wolfenstein 3D Virtual Reality StarterKit 1? It’s not a story iD Software would tell you. Another poor attempt at 90’s virtual reality, the obtuse “virtual reality” system incorporated an extremely bulky…

VR Simulation Teaches Canadian Children The Importance Of Road Safety

The University of Guelph introduces a VR program that could drastically improve a child’s safety while crossing busy streets. According to research published by Parachute Canada, a national Canadian charity foundation dedicated to accident prevention and awareness, injuries among child pedestrians are the primary cause of injury-related deaths for Canadian youth at or under the…

VR Film Follows The First Female Shaman Of The Yawanawá People

Emmy® Award winning filmmaker Lynette Wallworth captures an Amazonian tribe as they make an historic transition to their first female shaman. 100-year-old Tata has experienced his fair share of difficulties throughout his time as Shaman of the Yawanawá people. Years of invasive missionaries and slavery by rubber trappers had nearly extinguished the Yawanawá culture, losing…

Imogen Heap Performs A Holographic VR Concert Tonight On TheWaveVR

Catch a mind-bending live show of the grammy award-winning singer-songwriter via a cutting-edge holographic VR performance. English singer-songwriter, record producer, audio engineer, and electronic music pioneer, Imogen Jennifer Heap, is known best for her unique, spacey sound. A combination of electronica and alt rock with trace elements of dance, her incredible music often tends to…

Acer Reveals First Windows MR Headset With Detachable Design

The customizable OJO 500 includes a removable lens and head strap for a more comfortable and hygienic VR for consumers and businesses. Is there anything worse than patiently waiting for your turn on a VR game like Beat Saber or Sprint Vector, only to have the person before you hand over a sweat-soaked headset so…

Official Beat Saber Arcade Machine Heading To Korea & China

VR’s most popular rhythm game is heading to VR arcades across Asia in the form of a next-gen arcade machine cabinet. It’s been one hell of a year for block-slashing VR rhythm game, Beat Saber. Along with holding a massive global tournament that involved the participation of over 120 different VR arcades, Beat Games recently…

Oculus & CHLA Bring VR Medical Training To Eleven New Facilities

The advanced VR simulation expands to new medical institutions as Oculus & CHLA continue their push towards experiential education. For the past year, medical students and staff at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA) have been utilizing VR technology to simulate various high-stakes pediatric emergencies. These immersive training programs create high-stress environments that challenge users to…

Oculus Education Launches Pilot Programs In Taiwan, Japan, Seattle

Oculus will provide headsets and training to three new pilot locations alongside a fresh helping of educational VR content. Oculus Education continues its ongoing streak of generosity with the expansion of its educational pilot programs to Taiwan, Japan, and Seattle. The company previously partnered with the California State Library system to deliver 100 Oculus Rift’s…