Astro Bot Rescue Mission Is The Highest Rated VR Videogame Of All Time

One of the most highly anticipated virtual reality (VR) titles to come to the PlayStation VR was none other than Astro Bot Rescue Mission. Developed by Sony Japan Studio the title has been on many peoples radars for sometime and now following its release it seems that it has been somewhat of a success, as it…

Tesla Filed a Trademark Application for “Teslaquila,” Because of Course It Did

Drink and Drive Tesla is getting into the alcohol business. On Monday, Elon Musk’s electric car company filed a trademark application for an agave liquor it’s calling “Teslaquila.” Musk seemed to confirm that a liquor was in the works on Friday with a tweet claiming itwas “coming soon.” He followed up with a photo of a Teslaquila bottle, which he called…

Tesla Filed a Trademark Application for “Teslaquila,” Because of Course It Did

Drink and Drive Tesla is getting into the alcohol business. On Monday, Elon Musk’s electric car company filed a trademark application for an agave liquor it’s calling “Teslaquila.” Musk seemed to confirm that a liquor was in the works on Friday with a tweet claiming itwas “coming soon.” He followed up with a photo of a Teslaquila bottle, which he called…

See The Hacker And Thief Action Of Covert In New Hands-On Gameplay

During the recent Oculus Connect 5 event indie developer White Elk Studios announced a new virtual reality (VR) videogame that offers asymmetrical gameplay by the name of Covert. This title sees two players have to work together to pull off heist with one of the team being a thief in VR with the other playing…

See The Hacker And Thief Action Of Covert In New Hands-On Gameplay

During the recent Oculus Connect 5 event indie developer White Elk Studios announced a new virtual reality (VR) videogame that offers asymmetrical gameplay by the name of Covert. This title sees two players have to work together to pull off heist with one of the team being a thief in VR with the other playing…

WRLDS Launch SDK For Their AR Smart Bouncing Ball

WRLDS, the company that developers smart toys and platforms for connected play has announced the release of a new software development kid (SDK) to give developers a new medium to work with by using augmented reality (AR) and a bluetooth-enabled connected smart ball. The SDK is free to to use and is designed to be…

Insta360 Announces New ONE X Action Camera With 5.7K Video

Insta360 have announced what they are calling the ‘future of the action camera’ with the launch of their new ONE X 360-degree camera. This new 5.7K camera is capable of capturing full 360-degree video with groundbreaking stabilization and cinematic slow-mo to radically expand on what is possible with an action camera. This also means that…

Abandoned WW1 Hall Of Remembrance Recreated In VR

In the lead up to the centenary of the Armistice the Imperial War Museums (IWM) has launched a new virtual reality experience that brings to life a never-built, national memorial to the British men and women who died during the First World War. The Hall of Remembrance was commissioned by the government to mark the…

Life In 360°: An Electric Archive (Part Two)

We’re continuing our look at Formula E’s archive of 360 degree content today with another selection of videos as we look to add more to the ones we featured on Monday, not to mention those that we have featured previously on Li360. Most notably the video where someone somersaulted over a Formula E car as…

‘Astro Bot’ Ranked 6th Best PS4 Game of 2018, #1 PSVR Game of All Time

PSVR exclusive ASTRO BOT Rescue Mission has been making waves among critics and players alike since its release at the beginning of the month. The game now ranks among PS4’s top titles—VR or otherwise. According to popular review aggregator Metacritic, Astro Bot Rescue Mission has averaged a review score of 90 out of 100 among 36 critic review,…

Zero Caliber Livestream – Realistic Co-Op Military Shooter Gameplay

Lock and load, everyone! For today’s livestream we’re digging into the chaotic and shockingly realistic upcoming VR shooter from XREAL Games, Zero Caliber. The game is getting a public demo later this month on October 25th and will hit Early Access on Steam and Oculus Home on November 9th. It’s got full co-op support for the…

Oculus Go Gets Replacement Facial Interface With VR Cover

VR Cover offers custom facial interfaces for popular VR headsets such as the Oculus Rift, HTC Vive, Samsung Gear VR, and Windows Mixed Reality headsets. They are designed to be more comfortable and customizable than the standard foam included with a VR headset, for users who spend long sessions in VR. Today, VR Cover opened…

Honeywell & U.S. Army Testing Proof Of Concept AR/VR HMD For Use In Tank Warfare

The use of immersive technologies with military connotations usually involves augmented reality (AR) more than virtual reality (VR) – at least in practical usage. Use beyond education, training or designing of military equipment, although there are certainly companies out there looking to VR for military solutions. Palmer Luckey’s start up Anduril comes to mind in…

First-Ever L.E.A.P. Conference Teases The Future Of Magic Leap

Magic Leap’s inaugural developer conference showcases the headsets best and brightest content. Blood-thirsty robots, augmented board games, and life-sized space mechs were just a few of the offering at Magic Leap’s inaugural L.E.A.P. developer conference held earlier this week at the Magic Box event space in downtown Los Angeles. The two-day conference offered visitors the…

Star Vault AB Release Update For Cat Collecting Title Kitten’d

If you have ever had ambitions to be a crazy cat person, but don’t want to put up with the realities of endless vacuuming, grooming, claw marks and being woken at 3am, then the virtual reality (VR) kittens of cat simulator Kitten’d might just be for you. With the release of a new content update,…

Insomniac Games Speaks About Plans for Stormland

Insomniac Games has become something of a leading name in the creation of virtual reality (VR) videogames. As the company is responsible for popular multiplayer VR title The Unspoken. As a result, its upcoming VR title, Stormland, is highly anticipated among VR fans. At the Oculus Connect 5 conference, Nina of VRFocus caught up with…

Oculus Home 2.0 And Dash Exit Beta, Now Rolling Out To All Rift Owners

When the Oculus Rift launched back in mid-2016, its system software and store were criticized for the relative lack of features compared to other platforms and stores (such as Steam). In fact, the software couldn’t even be installed to any hard drive other than the system drive (nor could VR games/apps from Oculus’ store). In…

Feature-Length VR Film ‘7 Miracles’ Debuts At Raindance Film Festival

A VIVE Studios production about the miracles performed by Jesus Christ was the winner of the “VR Film of the Festival” grand jury category. 7 Miracles – one of the longest feature-length cinematic VR films ever produced – premiered last week at the 26th Raindance Film Festival, Europe’s leading independent Film Festival and the largest…

RealWare Rolls Out AR Wearables At Colgate-Palmolive

A number of industries and companies are turning to augmented reality (AR) headset technology to improve workflows and provide workers with information while leaving the hands free. Colgate-Palmolive has decided to work with wearables company RealWear to introduce a voice-operated HMT-1 AR headset to its workforce. Using the new technology, Colgate-Palmolive employees will be able…

The Boston Dynamics Robot Atlas Is Now a Parkour Master

Running With Style They grow up so fast. Seems like just yesterday we were marveling at the ability of Boston Dynamics’s Atlas robot to walk on rough terrain. Then our jaws dropped as we watched the humanoid bot execute flawless backflips. And now Boston Dynamics has upped the ante again, by showing off Atlas’s ability to…

Vive Studios’ 7 Miracles Delivers A Sunday School Lesson In VR

If you’re reading this, JesuSavesSouls, this one’s for you. I have to admit that, when I was first invited to watch a feature-length 360 degree movie about recounting the seven miracles of Jesus Christ, I hesitated. I confess it’s not a subject I have much interest in, nor has there been any 360 degree content…

Vive Studios’ 7 Miracles Delivers A Sunday School Lesson In VR

If you’re reading this, JesuSavesSouls, this one’s for you. I have to admit that, when I was first invited to watch a feature-length 360 degree movie about recounting the seven miracles of Jesus Christ, I hesitated. I confess it’s not a subject I have much interest in, nor has there been any 360 degree content…

Vulkan Could Bring Oculus Go Performance and Battery Life Improvements To Quest

While gaming PCs have powerful CPUs and graphics cards drawing enormous amounts of power, in all-in-one “standalone” VR headsets like Oculus Go and the upcoming Oculus Quest, things are very different. Such headsets have very limited GPU power and run off a battery, making energy consumption an important concern. Better hardware like newer more efficient…