Community Download: What Is VR Gaming Missing Most Right Now?

Community Download is a weekly discussion-focused articles series in which we pose a single, core question to you all, our readers, in the spirit of fostering discussion and debate. It’s been a while since we’ve posted a new Community Download! Several months, in fact. This used to be a weekend series but we’re reviving it…

Watch David Hasselhoff Drive KITT From Knight Rider In New 360-Video

The Gumball 3000 is a 3,000-mile car rally that happens every year from London to Tokyo featuring a wide multitude of celebrities driving across the world and making pit stops. From the likes of Usher and David Hasselhoff to Ken Griffey Jr. and more, it’s a star-studded event. This year Finger Food Studios teamed up with…

Watch David Hasselhoff Drive KITT From Knight Rider In New 360-Video

The Gumball 3000 is a 3,000-mile car rally that happens every year from London to Tokyo featuring a wide multitude of celebrities driving across the world and making pit stops. From the likes of Usher and David Hasselhoff to Ken Griffey Jr. and more, it’s a star-studded event. This year Finger Food Studios teamed up with…

Someone Turned All Of Shrek Into A Beat Saber Track (Yes, Really)

Someone has turned all of the first Shrek movie into an 83-minute Beat Saber track. Yes, really. ShrekSaber, which I really can’t believe I just typed, is now available to download for the ever-popular VR rhythm game. Yes, a modder named KingPeuche has taken the entirety of the ogre’s original adventure and mapped it to…

Mario Kart VR Gets A Deeper Look As London Location Launches

You can finally try Mario Kart VR outside of Japan; Bandai Namco’s surprising collaboration with Nintendo launched in London earlier this month. This new video offers you a closer look. Footage from the video below was taken at the launch event for the racing experience, which is on show at the VR Zone in the…

Mario Kart VR Gets A Deeper Look As London Location Launches

You can finally try Mario Kart VR outside of Japan; Bandai Namco’s surprising collaboration with Nintendo launched in London earlier this month. This new video offers you a closer look. Footage from the video below was taken at the launch event for the racing experience, which is on show at the VR Zone in the…

Livestream: New VR Releases For The Week Of 08/05/18

Today we are starting a new series here at UploadVR: every Friday we’re going to livestream an assortment of new VR releases from that week! This means that every single Friday you can tune in over on the UploadVR Facebook page to catch an hour (or more) of freshly picked new VR content pulled directly…

The Biggest Rift, Vive and Windows VR Releases Of the Week 08/05/18

A healthy week of intriguing releases awaits you today. We’ve got the long-awaited VR port of a great superhero game, the latest from the developer of Raw Data and a frankly out of this world surrealist experience. Megaton Rainfall, from Pentadimensional Games Price: $15.99 (Rift, Vive) The excellent Superman simulator finally makes its way to…

The Biggest PSVR Releases Of the Week 08/05/18

Now this is the kind of week we like to see. Two VR experiences (one of them free!) and not a gun in sight. These two apps represent something genuinely new for headsets; no wave shooting or third-person platforming. Let’s check them out. We Happy Few: Uncle Jack Live, from Signal Space Lab Price: Free This…

A.D. 2047 Is An Interactive Murder Mystery For PSVR, Rift And Vive

A.D. 2047 might be the most interesting VR title spinning out of the recent ChinaJoy event in Shanghai. Developed by Recano, the experience is more of an interactive movie than it is a videogame. After your girlfriend is involved in a serious car accident, you’ll find yourself on the hunt for a mysterious serial killer,…

Arizona Sunshine and La Peri Devs Team Up For VR Puzzler A Fisherman’s Tale

This is a development team collaboration I didn’t expect to ever write about. Vertigo Games, creators of the excellent zombie shooter, Arizona Sunshine, and Innerspace, creators of the beautifully captivating La Peri, are joining forces for a mind-bending VR puzzle game called A Fisherman’s Tale. In A Fisherman’s Tale you play as Bob, a tiny…

Farpoint Multiplayer Livestream: Taking Shots With The PSVR Aim Controller

For today’s livestream we’re digging into our pile of PSVR games once again to take Farpoint for a spin. We’ll be focusing on the game’s addictive co-op and PvP multiplayer offerings. During the stream I’ll be joined by my UploadVR colleague, Jamie Feltham, as we fight back hordes of alien beasts using our trust PS…

VR Firefighting Game Paperville Panic Gets New Level, Final Release Soon

Sure, you could use VR to train firefighters in realistic simulations, or you could use it to build an imaginary world made of paper and pleasantness that sets alight and becomes a hectic blaze of gameplay goodness. I’d prefer the latter, and that’s exactly what Paperville Panic is. Developer Ultimerse today added the final narrative…

VR FPS Zero Caliber’s Alpha Gets A Date, Here’s How To Sign-Up

Xreal Games is nearly ready to invite its first Alpha testers to the world of Zero Caliber. We’ve had an eye on this military shooter for a few months now, largely because its initial trailer looks so polished but also thanks to Xreal’s impressive previous project, A-Tech Cybernetic. Come next week, HTC Vive owners will…

New Firewall: Zero Hour Videos Cover Attacking And Defending

Want to know exactly what your objective is in PSVR’s Firewall: Zero Hour? These two new videos have you covered. The latest clips in the Firewall 101 series, which are being released in the build-up to the game’s impending launch, cover attacking and defending. In the game’s multiplayer mode, one team must seek out and…

Electronauts Multiplayer Livestream: Spinning Up Tunes With Survios Devs

For today’s livestream we’re going back into the trippy world of Electronauts, but this time we won’t be alone. Instead, today we’re playing multiplayer! That means while we’re busy riffing on some great electronic music, we’ll have a Survios developer right by our side showing us how it’s done. If you missed our previous Electronauts…

Electronauts Multiplayer Livestream: Spinning Up Tunes With Survios Devs

For today’s livestream we’re going back into the trippy world of Electronauts, but this time we won’t be alone. Instead, today we’re playing multiplayer! That means while we’re busy riffing on some great electronic music, we’ll have a Survios developer right by our side showing us how it’s done. If you missed our previous Electronauts…

13 Third-Person Games That Should Get VR Ports Like Hellblade

The VR adaptation of Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice is brilliant. Ninja Theory took one of the best, most atmospheric, and excellent games to release this entire console generation and managed to cram it all inside of PC VR headsets to give it a new lease on life. We’ve seen third-person VR games work before (Lucky’s Tale,…

13 Third-Person Games That Should Get VR Ports Like Hellblade

The VR adaptation of Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice is brilliant. Ninja Theory took one of the best, most atmospheric, and excellent games to release this entire console generation and managed to cram it all inside of PC VR headsets to give it a new lease on life. We’ve seen third-person VR games work before (Lucky’s Tale,…

PSVR’s Bow to Blood Looks Vibrant In Launch Trailer

A few weeks ago we reported that ship-battling PSVR exclusive, Bow to Blood, would be releasing at the end of August. At the time we didn’t have any new footage to show, but now we do. The launch trailer for Tribetoy’s VR debut is here and it promises a vibrant VR experience. It gives us…

BBC Unveils VR Prom Commemorating The First World War

With a little help from the BBC, VR is going to the Proms. The broadcasting group today announced Nothing to be Written, a brand new VR Prom that commemorates the centenary of the end of the First World War. Created in collaboration between composer Anna Meredith and 59 Productions, the seven-minute experience takes inspiration the…

Electronauts Launch Day Livestream: Becoming A Trippy VR DJ

For today’s livestream we’re going on a VR trip through synth-fueled soundtracks and trippy music in Electronauts, the latest experience from Survios. When you’re done shooting robot ninjas in Raw Data and racing across wacky levels in Sprint Vector, you can plug into this psychedelic-inspired VR music journey as Survios’ third VR app. Designed to…

Hiroshima Atomic Bombing Recreated In Student VR Project

A five minute VR experience created by Japanese students transports users back to the horrific atomic bombing of Hiroshima at the end of the Second World War. The piece, created by students at a school in the neighboring city of Fukuyama, uses an HTC Vive to reproduce the effects of the bomb, which was dropped…

TheatreXR Is A Training Program To Bring Live Art Into VR And AR

As apps like Ctrl have shown, theatre-based VR experiences can make for some of the most immersive and compelling content you can see inside a headset today. But it takes a fusion of both theatrical and technical production skills to pull it off, which is a lot to ask. That’s where TheatreXR comes in. Created…

Titanic VR Finally Hits PC Next Week, PSVR Soon

Just hold on a little longer, Jack; Titantic VR pulls into port very soon. The latest project from Apollo 11 VR developer, Immersive VR Education, Titanic has actually been in Early Access since the end of last year but the full version of the app is finally arriving on August 16th on Oculus Rift and…