Demo Fishing Master Today on PlayStation VR Ahead of Launch This Month

Ever fancy taking a break from the hectic shooters, or mind bending puzzle titles on PlayStation VR and try an experience a little more laid back? Fishing is generally seen as one of those hobbies that’s a bit more easy going – especially in videogame form – so fans of catching these aquatic creatures will…

English Version of Million Arthur VR: Character Command RPG Hits HTC Vive

In June Vive Studios and Square Enix launched Kai-ri-Sei Million Arthur VR for HTC Vive in Japan with no mention whether the title would ever come to western shores. Well today that’s happened with an English version called Million Arthur VR: Character Command RPG now available on Steam. Available to HTC Vive owners in the US, UK, Canada and Australia, Million…

OC4: Facebook Wants To Get 1 Billion People Into VR

Facebook’s Oculus had plenty of new announcements to make at its fourth Connect developer conference yesterday, but it all started with an ambitious goal set by CEO Mark Zuckerberg: to get one billion people into VR. Zuckerberg set this lofty ambition at the beginning of yesterday’s keynote. The CEO’s opening speech spent a lot of…

Don’t Lose Sight Of Blind

Virtual reality (VR) is known for being truly immersive, blocking off your senses and is sometimes described as an ’empathy machine’. Blind was born at the 2014 global game jam where the devs took the ‘video’ out of ‘videogame’ and made players blind. By using a cane and tapping objects, soundwaves will bounce sound off objects and…

Camouflaj Announce First VR Title for Gear VR République VR

Today Oculus Connect has returned for its fourth annual showcase, with event attendees able to get their hands on some of the latest titles and listen to talks covering future ideas and advancements in virtual reality (VR). Of course the main showpiece is the keynote speech which opens proceedings, and there’s been plenty going on…

Facebook Spaces Hits Other Platforms ‘Soon’, New Features Announced

Facebook carved out a good amount of time for its Spaces social VR platform at Oculus Connect today, with plenty of new features to talk about. For starters, users are now able to cut out Facebook pictures for collages, play minigames and even combine elements of various features to make their own kits. More interesting,…

Tequila Works Release 360 Trailer for The Invisible Hours

This week Tequila Works launched its virtual reality (VR) murder mystery experience The Invisible Hours for PlayStation VR in North America – the European version is coming on 17th October for the headset – and for Oculus Rift and HTC Vive on their respective stores for the rest of the world. If you’ve been pondering a purchase,…

Terror Awaits Those who Play Syndrome Today

It’s October so naturally there’s been a nice influx of scary videogames to get you in the mood for Halloween at the end of the month. The latest release comes from Bigmoon Entertainment and Camel 101 with sci-fi horror Syndrome which has arrived on PlayStation VR, Oculus Rift and HTC Vive today. Syndrome originally due for releasehas seen…

Oculus Rift and Touch Win Big at the VR Awards 2017

Oculus Connect 4 begins later today and this week has started off well for the virtual reality (VR) company. On Monday the VR Awards 2017 were held in London, UK, with 12 awards covering the VR spectrum, and Oculus secured two of the main categories for VR hardware. Oculus Rift won the VR Headset of…

PlayStation VR’s Anniversary Sale has Begun, Major Savings Available

In three days time the Sony Interactive Entertainment’s (SIE) PlayStation VR will be officially one year old, and to mark the event PlayStation.Store is having a Celebration Sale on loads of titles over the next few days. Saving range drastically depending on the title and whether or not you’re a PS Plus Member. Discounts start…

Jumanji and Hotel Translyvania 3 Getting VR Treatment

The Sony Pictures Entertainment experiences are coming to a headset or location near you. Hitting theaters in December, our favorite magical board game adventure film from the 90’s is coming back, this time starring Dwayne Johnson, Jack Black, Kevin Hart, and Karen Gillan to name a few. And to coincide with the sequel’s release, Jumanji:…

Gear VR Offers To Get You Into Virtual Reality

As we enter the fourth quarter of 2017, we can look back on the year to date with something of a sense of ‘the more things change, the more they stay the same’. Whilst many things have improved and virtual reality (VR) is beginning to hit its stride, with all the major players well into…

The Invisible Hours Delayed In Europe

Upcoming interactive murder-mystery experience The Invisible Hours was set to be released on the 10th October, 2017. While players in North America will still be able to enjoy the title from that date, users in Europe will have to wait a little longer. The development team at Tequila Works have announced that the European release…

Sony Trademark VR Audio Device

Long before Sony decided to venture into the world of videogame consoles, the company was known as a producer of audio equipment, such as the famous and ground-breaking Walkman. So far, though, its expertise with audio has not crossed over to the PlayStation VR, but that might be about to change with the reveal of…

Xbox Remains Reluctant To Get Involved in VR

Since the launch of the PlayStation VR, critics and analysts have been wondering when Microsoft would match its rivals at Sony and produce its own virtual reality (VR) device for the console. Despite many confusing, teasing statements, it has still yet to happen. A new interview may cast some light on the reasons. Speaking with…

In Pictures: The New PlayStation VR

Recently Sony Interactive Entertainment made the somewhat unexpected announcement that it would be releasing a new version of the PlayStation VR, a new model version known as CUH-ZVR2. Many users have been waiting for a better look at the device, which is now possible with newly unveiled pictures. It is fairly typical for Sony to…

PlayStation VR In-Store Demo Program Returns To USA

For most electronics manufacturers the Christmas period is a significant one, so getting word of your product out is crucial. Sony have discovered that offering hands-on demonstrations is often an excellent way to raise awareness and get consumers excited. Hence, Sony is bringing back its PlayStation VR demo program. With more than 100 titles available…

The Biggest PSVR Releases Of The Week 10/01/17

Just one PSVR release this week, but it is at least a noteworthy one for those that are looking for something outside the traditional realms of gaming. If you missed last week’s releases then you can see them here. UploadVR has also launched the ‘UploadVR PSVR Community’ on PlayStation 4! Join up, find other gamers to…

PlayStation VR Library Now Over 100 Titles

Originally launched on 13th October, 2016, the PlayStation VR went through something of a rocky start to reach its current position as king of the high-end virtual reality (VR) castle, with over 1 million units sold. With the upcoming release of the updated PlayStation VR headset, this seems like a good opportunity to look at…

Murder Mystery Experience Mindtaker Coming to PlayStation VR

There’s nothing like a good virtual reality (VR) horror videogame to understand how immersive the tech can be. Coming to PlayStation VR and PlayStation 4 is developer Revelo’s most ambitious title to date, a survival adventure called Mindtaker. You play a detective who’s received a call from headquarters about a murder in a neighbourhood you’d grown…

Raw Data Exits Early Access with 25% Launch Discount

It been a long time coming but today virtual reality (VR) studio Survios has now fully released its frantic wave shooter Raw Data for Oculus Rift and HTC Vive, leaving early access after just over an year. And to celebrate the momentous event the developer has rolled out some freebies and discounts for current and new players….

Sneaky Bears to Launch on HTC Vive Next Week

Back in August Irish videogame studio WarDucks released its not so cuddly first-person shooter Sneaky Bears for PlayStation VR and Oculus Rift after its original launch on Samsung Gear VR. Today, the studio has announced that the HTC Vive version is set to be released next week, on 12th October.  The launch on Steam for HTC Vive –…

How AR Acceleration has Overtaken VR: Gaming vs. Everyday Application

Augmented reality (AR) has speedily risen in popularity over the course of 2017. While those affiliated with virtual reality (VR) have been discussing the impending arrival of the passthrough medium for years – citing technology from the likes of Magic Leap as a basis for something groundbreaking – it’s simple success stories from the likes…

Creepy Horror Mindtaker Coming To PSVR, New Trailer Launches

PlayStation VR (PSVR) isn’t in short supply of horror games, but many more are on the way. Mindtaker is one such game. This is a new project from Spanish studio Relevo. In it, you play as a detective that’s put on the case of a mysterious murder committed in a haunted house from your childhood…

The Chainsmokers’ Paris.VR Picked as Best Branded VR Experience at the Raindance Festival VRX Awards

This year’s Raindance Film Festival embraced virtual reality (VR) like never before by introducing the first ‘Raindance VRX Awards’ with 10 categories. The festival ended at the start of October announcing all the award winners, with The Chainsmokers’ Paris.VR among the winners. Created by specialist VR developer Kuju, along with brand experience agency Ralph Creative, as…