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…

Blind Review: A Puzzle Game That Leaves You In The Dark

I’d love to tell you that Blind’s infuriating puzzles are frustrating for the right reasons, but I can’t. Tiny Bull Studios’ efforts to put you in the shoes of a blind person, giving you a taste of what life is like without sight are thoughtfully delivered and will stay with me for long after this…

Go toe-to-toe With Mates as PvP Mode Confirmed for Creed: Rise to Glory

There are already a number of boxing vidoegames for virtual reality (VR) headsets, some designed more around arcade action whilst others go for fitness or simulation. This month sees LA-based studio Survios release its third VR title this year, movie tie-in Creed: Rise to Glory. Up to now the developer has said it’ll be a purely single-player…

Sony Patents VR Headset That Combats Simulation Sickness With Eye-Tracking And More

A new patent from Sony suggests the company’s next PlayStation VR (PSVR) headset will take the fight to simulation sickness. The patent was originally filed in early 2017 (six months after the original PSVR’s release) and published last week. It describes a system for fighting what it describes as “virtual reality sickness” using a head-mounted display…

The Darkness Awaits As Blind Emerges Onto VR

Imagine waking up alone, in a mysterious and eerie mansion house, without your sight and with only echoes to guide you. This is the fate visited about Jean, the protagonist of newly released virtual reality (VR) mystery-thriller Blind. Blind is the creation of developer Tiny Bull Studios along with independent publisher Fellow Traveller (previously known…

The Darkness Awaits As Blind Emerges Onto VR

Imagine waking up alone, in a mysterious and eerie mansion house, without your sight and with only echoes to guide you. This is the fate visited about Jean, the protagonist of newly released virtual reality (VR) mystery-thriller Blind. Blind is the creation of developer Tiny Bull Studios along with independent publisher Fellow Traveller (previously known…

‘Transference’ Review: A Thrilling Film-like Adventure for the Digital Age

Transference (2018) is a single-player psychological thriller that takes place in a shadowy reflection of reality—the  simulation of a family’s collective minds who’ve presumably been corrupted after the father, a scientist, tests his breakthrough procedure on himself, his wife, and child. While fairly short in length, the game’s intense themes and film-like quality will leave you…

Knockout League Adds Heavy Bag Training In New DLC

Creed: Rise to Glory may be entering the ring next week but Grab Games’ Knockout League is still in the fight. This week the developer announced a brand new add-on DLC for the VR boxing game named Heavy Bag. It’s pretty much what it says on the tin; the download adds a new training mode…

Make Real Creates its own Racing Line Towards Content Creation

Make Real and its sister company Tammeka Games have been involved with virtual reality (VR) for quite a number of years now, with the latter’s first commercial project being Radial-G: Racing Revolved. This has been followed up by several other VR additions including the latest which has arrived today, Vodafone – Working at Height. Firstly, lets start…

Make Real Creates its own Racing Line Towards Content Creation

Make Real and its sister company Tammeka Games have been involved with virtual reality (VR) for quite a number of years now, with the latter’s first commercial project being Radial-G: Racing Revolved. This has been followed up by several other VR additions including the latest which has arrived today, Vodafone – Working at Height. Firstly, lets start…

What Makes Good VR? Make Real Gives Some Insider Know How

Developing for virtual reality (VR) isn’t just a straight forward creation of 3D worlds which you then plonk a player inside and expect everything to be awesome and immersive. A lot of time and effort has to go into seemingly simple actions like picking up and object or moving through the world without getting nauseous….

Make Real Creates its own Racing Line Towards Content Creation

Make Real and its sister company Tammeka Games have been involved with virtual reality (VR) for quite a number of years now, with the latter’s first commercial project being Radial-G: Racing Revolved. This has been followed up by several other VR additions including the latest which has arrived today, Vodafone – Working at Height. Firstly, lets start…

Make Real Creates its own Racing Line Towards Content Creation

Make Real and its sister company Tammeka Games have been involved with virtual reality (VR) for quite a number of years now, with the latter’s first commercial project being Radial-G: Racing Revolved. This has been followed up by several other VR additions including the latest which has arrived today, Vodafone – Working at Height. Firstly, lets start…

VR MOBA Dark Eclipse Unveils Release Date

Though a familiar name to videogame fans who remember the 80s and early 90s, Japanese developer SUNSOFT have not been seen much outside Asia in the past few years. As part of the company’s celebrations of its 40th Year of operation, the company is returning to Europe and North America with the upcoming release of…

Sunsoft’s VR MOBA Dark Eclipse Hits PSVR Next Week

Virtual reality will get a DOTA 2 rival next week. Dark Eclipse, a new multiplayer online battle arena (MOBA) game from Sunsoft, is coming to Sony’s PlayStation VR (PSVR) headset on September 25th. In the app, you control one of three Leaders on a giant battlefield and must race to destroy the enemy base whilst…

VR Roguelike In Death Leaves Early Access Next Month

The first game from the developers of Everest VR gets its full release next month. In Death from Solfar Studios will leave Early Access on October 2nd, the developer announced this week. As part of the full release the developer will introduce a new level, Paradise Lost, to the roguelike bow shooter. Expect to encounter…

Oculus Connect VR Livestream Coming to Gear VR and Go, But Rifters Get Left Out

Oculus today announced it will offer an immersive livestream during the company’s annual Oculus Connect developer conference, including coverage of the opening keynote and several VR esports championships hosted during the event. Owners of the Oculus Go or Gear VR headsets can join the immersive livestream via the Oculus Venues app which is unfortunately not…

Sci-Fi VR Shooter Cyberdrifter Announces Beta

Independent developer UziGames released it virtual reality (VR) sci-fi shooter Cyberdrifter into Steam Early Access back in May 2017, but the development team are now planning on introducing some significant changes and upgrades and are searching for players to help test out the changes in a beta. Cyberdrifter puts the player in the role of…

Hands-On: Zero Killed Is A Firewall-Esque Tactical VR Shooter

PSVR’s Firewall Zero Hour wasn’t the first tactical VR shooter ever made, but it’s certainly had the largest splash in the market to date. Games like Onward and Pavlov paved the way for Firewall, which we praised in our review, especially when played with the PS Aim Controller. Fortunately for fans of the genre, PC…

Steampunk Storybook Adventure Chiaro and the Elixir of Life Is Out Today

Developer Martov Co first began to draw attention with its Kickstarter campaign for Chiaro and the Elixir of Life. The crowdfunding campaign drew a very positive response, and managed to successfully fund the project and then some. Backers and other interested parties will no doubt be pleased to learn that the title is now ready…

Tetris Effects Drops Blocks Onto PSVR This November

The next evolution of the classic VR puzzle game that we called “sublime tranquility” in our hands-on preview from E3 this year, Tetris Effect, is slated to hit PSVR (as well as non-VR PS4) on November 9th, 2018. With Tetris Effect it’s mostly the same game that you know and love, but it’s in VR…

VR’s Killer Apps Will Be Created By The Next Generation Of Developers

The virtual reality (VR) industry has had its share of fits and spurts in recent years, and technology is just now at a level to consistently bring a developer’s vision to life, their work complimented by a complex network capable of beaming their immersive experiences to millions of VR headsets worldwide. But despite the recent and significant evolution of…

Augmented Reality Comes to the World of Tanks

Since the launch of Apple’s ARKit and Google’s ARCore, a number of developers have sought to experiment with augmented reality (AR) technology. Though AR apps already existed, the new toolkits give them a scope that was not previously possible, such as turning the immensely popular World of Tanks mobile videogame into an AR experience. Nina…

Things Falling Into Place As Release Date for Tetris Effect Is Revealed

For the VRFocus team at E3 this year who got to explore the various virtual reality (VR) offerings available at the show, there was one title that stood out amongst all the others, despite being an adaptation of a 34-year-old videogame. Tetris Effect has been generating buzz in the VR community since it was announced,…

Seven New Games Coming to PlayStation VR This Week

PlayStation VR owners hankering for a new videogame to add to their collection are in for a treat this week, with seven titles due to launch on PlayStation Store. These cover a range of genres from sci-fi and puzzle to psychological horror and first-person shooters (FPS), there’s a little something for everyone.  Some of these…

Breath Tech Is A VR Puzzle Game That Uses Your Breath

Hope you’ve got some mints at the ready; this new VR game uses your breath as an integral mechanic. Breath Tech from indie developer Brett Jackson (best known for his 2016 VR adventure, Dimensional) is an intriguing little experiment for the Oculus Rift. It’s a short puzzle game that uses the microphone embedded in the…

Vox Machinae Prepares for Battle With New Trailer

Riding around in a giant robot and fighting against other giant robots in virtual reality (VR) holds a certain appeal, something that independent developers Space Bullet Dynamics Corporation are trying to tap into with its upcoming release of giant robot battler Vox Machinae. The robots depicted in Vox Machinae are described as being ‘seven times…