‘A Fisherman’s Tale’ Is A VR Puzzler With A Miniature Twist

Vertigo Games’ first attempt at a third-person experience makes its debut at Gamescom 2018 in Germany. Vertigo Games, the talented developer behind zombie-shooter Arizona Sunshine and turn-based strategy game Skyworld, announces its foray into third-person VR with A Fisherman’s Tale, a mind-boggling VR puzzler in which players must break the laws of physics in order…

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,…

‘Electronauts’ Review – Unlock Your Inner Groove

Electronauts sits at an interesting intersection somewhere between game, experience, and tool. Your experience with Electronauts then may vary depending upon what you hope to achieve with it. If you’re anything like me—someone who can fall deep into music, but isn’t musically trained—you’ll find a totally unique and approachable platform for expressing your inner groove. Electronauts…

Echoes VR Is A Stealth PSVR Game From PlayStation Games Camp

Every year PlayStation’s Spanish arm helps out young indie developers looking to bring new titles to PS4 via its PlayStation Talents Games Camp. The program provides selected studios with office space for 10 months and equipment to create titles that will then be marketed by PlayStation itself. One of this year’s participants is working on…

Electronauts Made Me Feel Like Daft Punk In Less Than Five Minutes

If, like me, you’re not especially drawn to Electronauts’ brand of dance music, there’s a good chance you’ve already written off Survios’ latest VR app in your mind. But, having bitten the bullet and drowned myself in silky synth sounds, I’d urge you not to be so hasty. Electronauts is like a virtual portal into…

Vroom Kaboom Is An Insane Multiplayer Vehicular Card Battling VR Game

The videogame industry likes to make up terms that soon become entire genres, but we’re pretty sure we’ve never heard of a vehicular card battling multiplayer VR game. Well, Ratloop Games’ Vroom Kaboom is just that. This frankly insane-looking new game is coming to PC and PS4 next week with optional support for the HTC…

Staying Cool And Comfortable In VR

As Summer drags on, many people in the UK and Europe are sweltering under an unprecedented heatwave. As Kevin E has already noted in VR vs Scorchio article, this kind of weather can make donning a virtual reality (VR) headset and unappealing prospect. However, there are a few measures you can take to make staying…

‘Electronauts’ Is A Surreal VR Music Production Tool For Any Skill Level

Survios enlists the help of EDM’s biggest names for this mind-bending musical experience. Thanks to the success of both Raw Data and Sprint Vector, California-based VR studio Survios has made a name for itself within the immersive entertainment community as an established developer of AAA VR content. For their third official release, the ambitious company…

How Survios Crafted A Creative Music VR Experience With Electronauts

The founders at Survios are true believers in virtual reality, and they’ve poured a lot of effort into the hit VR games Raw Data and Sprint Vector. Now they’re switching from games to something more like an immersive music experience with Electronauts. The VR app will enable music fans to remix, compose, and perform their own music, riffing on works by artists such…

The VR Job Hub: August Job Opportunities

It’s time for the first entry of The VR Job Hub for August which means it is once again time to feature a number of exciting positions across companies big and small. This week sees chance to work at companies such as PlayStation, nDreams and Climax Studios with positions open for engine and systems programmers, Unity developers,…

New Catch & Release PlayStation VR Gameplay Trailer Released

Developer Metricminds may have released their virtual reality (VR) fishing title Catch & Release on steam back in June of this year but soon it will be time for PlayStation VR owners to get in on the relaxing fun. To help get players excited, the team have released a new gameplay trailer that showcases a…

Firewall Zero Hour’s Newest Video Talks About Immersion

In the run up to it’s release, team-based strategic military shooter Firewall Zero Hour is releasing a number of videos to help get players ready for the virtual reality (VR) action when it releases on PlayStation VR. The video released yesterday was an overview of the videogame with today focusing on the VR immersion side…

Apex Construct’s North American Retail Launch Delayed

After Fast Travel Games’ successful launch of futuristic bow title Apex Construct earlier this year the studio then set its sights on a physical retail release for the PlayStation VR version with help from Perp Games. That went ahead as planned for European customers in June with North American gamers originally having to wait until the end…

Massive New End Space Update Upgrades Game Across All Platforms

End Space, one of the best single player-focused VR space shooters we’ve played yet, is getting a huge update today across all platforms. Whether you’re playing on PC VR via Rift or Vive, on PSVR, or even on mobile with the Go or Gear VR, this update has something for you. In an email from…

Enter the Subconscious with Mind Labyrinth VR Dreams

Not every virtual reality (VR) experience has to be a fast-paced, pulse-pounding action title. Sometimes its good to slow down and relax for a while, as proven by the new trailer for Mind Labyrinth VR Dreams, and meditative journey through different imaginary landscapes. Mind Labyrinth VR Dreams was first unveiled back in May this year…

Enter the Subconscious with Mind Labyrinth VR Dreams

Not every virtual reality (VR) experience has to be a fast-paced, pulse-pounding action title. Sometimes its good to slow down and relax for a while, as proven by the new trailer for Mind Labyrinth VR Dreams, and meditative journey through different imaginary landscapes. Mind Labyrinth VR Dreams was first unveiled back in May this year…

PlayStation VR’s Here They Lie Free This Month for PlayStation Plus Members

PlayStation Plus member s are treated every month to a selection of free videogames, the list of which occasionally includes PlayStation VR titles. It has been a while since a virtual reality (VR) title was last included but that’s now been rectified this month, with The Tangentlemen’s dark thriller Here They Lie making into the roster. Originally…

PlayStation VR’s Here They Lie Free This Month for PlayStation Plus Members

PlayStation Plus member s are treated every month to a selection of free videogames, the list of which occasionally includes PlayStation VR titles. It has been a while since a virtual reality (VR) title was last included but that’s now been rectified this month, with The Tangentlemen’s dark thriller Here They Lie making into the roster. Originally…

‘Pixel Ripped 1989’ Is A Nostalgia-Fueled VR Joyride Through Time

Relive the early days of gaming in this multidimensional experience that blends classic video games with modern VR technology. It takes a lot of guts to design and release a full VR game centered entirely around retro gaming. After all, what could classic video games possibly have to offer when it comes to the futuristic…

VR DJ Experience ‘Electronauts’ Coming to Rift, Vive, and PSVR Next Week

Survios’ next VR title, Electronauts now set to launch on August 7th. The game will be available on SteamVR (Vive and Rift) and Oculus Home (Rift) priced at $20, and on PlayStation VR priced at $18. Electronauts is the latest title to come from Survios, the studio behind Raw Data and Sprint Vector. Electronauts isn’t a game as…

PSVR’s Blood And Truth Gets Plenty Of New Gameplay In Dev Video

Eager to see more of upcoming PlayStation VR (PSVR) shooter, Blood And Truth? This new video has some tantalizing gameplay snippets. Shot at last month’s E3, this footage from PlayStation sees developer Sony London discussing the making of its latest VR game with another studio, Flavourworks, which is currently making a title for PS4’s PlayLink…

PSVR Co-Creator Richard Marks Leaves Sony For Google

Update: After publication we received the following comment from a Google Advanced Technology and Projects (ATAP) spokesperson: “ATAP is at the intersection of science and application where our goal is to solve significant problems and close the gap between what if and what is. We’re super excited about Richard joining the senior team and look forward…

PSVR Co-Creator Richard Marks Leaves Sony For Google

Update: After publication we received the following comment from a Google Advanced Technology and Projects (ATAP) spokesperson: “ATAP is at the intersection of science and application where our goal is to solve significant problems and close the gap between what if and what is. We’re super excited about Richard joining the senior team and look forward…

YouTube VR Reveals Samsung Gear VR Shared Viewing

The biggest video-sharing platform in the world arrives on the Gear VR with all new features and content. Already a dominant application on the HTC Vive, PlayStation VR and Google Daydream platforms, Google’s immensely popular YouTube VR experience is now available on the Samsung Gear VR. The long-awaited app is a welcomed sight for Gear…