DWVR Shoots Towards PlayStation VR Release with New Trailer

Virtual reality (VR) action shooter DWVR was released on to Steam Early Access for HTC Vive and Oculus Rift late in 2016. The title has now been announced as heading to PlayStation VR with a new trailer. The fast-placed shooter involves the player utilising a variety of different weaponry to battle enemies. Weapons available include…

Preview: Eternity Warriors – Bringing Hack n Slash Gameplay to VR

Vanimals Games is well known for its arcade hack n slash series Eternity Warriors which has seen several iterations released on mobile devices over the last six years. So now the developer has turned its attention to virtual reality (VR) bringing that same universe to HTC Vive and Oculus Rift, giving players a chance to…

Shoot up the Wild West as Guns’n’Stories: Bulletproof VR Hits Steam Early Access

Developer MiroWin has released its first virtual reality (VR) title on Steam Early Access for Oculus Rift and HTC Vive with its first-person shooter Guns’n’Stories: Bulletproof VR. With a wild west theme, Guns’n’Stories: Bulletproof VR revolves around an old bounty hunter telling his grand kid about his adventures. Just like any old story it’s embellished to make it…

The Biggest Oculus Rift And Gear VR Releases Of The Week 09/17/17

Between big new game releases on Steam for the Rift and a handful of nice ones on Gear VR, this isn’t a bad week for camp Oculus. There should be something to tickle your fancy, whatever that might be. If you missed the previous entry of this list you can see those new releases here. And…

Within and Lytro Release Collaborative Piece Hallelujah After premiering at Tribeca Film Festival and Cannes

After premiering at Tribeca Film Festival and Cannes this year, immersive production company Within and partner Lytro have now released 360-degree music experience Hallelujah to the public. A reimagining Leonard Cohen’s iconic ballad, the companies created Hallelujah using Lytro’s light-field technology, a 95-camera lens array which is rotated five times on set to create a full 360-degree experience. Performed by…

Indie Puzzle Title Bending The Light Coming To Oculus Rift

Something about the intuitive nature of tracked motion controls and the immersiveness of virtual reality (VR) seems to lend itself well to puzzle-based videogames. Fans of this genre who are owners of an Oculus Rift have another to look forward to with the forthcoming release of Bending The Light. Independent developer Deeperbeige Games have been…

Windows Mixed Reality: Hands-on with the Lenovo Explorer

The forthcoming launch of the Windows Mixed Reality platform has birthed nearly as much confusion in the naming strategy as it has from the suggested quality of the hardware. While the specifications are up-to-scratch on paper, there’s been some doubt as to whether such a hardware agnostic approach can deliver the results demanded by virtual…

Oculus Experiments With Love In Virtual Reality

The question of if it is possible create real relationships over the internet or through virtual reality (VR) has been around for some time. While some people question the validity of romance or friendship created this way, for others it is a lifeline. Fall In Love VR explores this issue, attempting to use VR to…

Go on a Spiritual Journey as XING: The Land Beyond Arrives on Steam

It’s been a long time in the making but finally today White Lotus Interactive has released its long awaited puzzle adventure XING: The Land Beyond on Steam, with full support for HTC Vive and Oculus Rift. XING: The Land Beyond transports you to XING, an afterlife where secrets lay in wait to be uncovered telling the truth about…

Palmer Luckey Will Be On HTC Vive Stage At Tokyo Game Show

There has been a great deal of guessing and speculation on what Oculus co-founder Palmer Luckey has planned for his next move since he left Oculus and Facebook back in March this year. Some details might be revealed at the Tokyo Game Show, as Luckey is due to address attendees from the HTC Vive stage….

VRChat Raises $4 Million Round Led By HTC

Startup VRChat just raised a $4 million Series A round of funding led by HTC. The money for the social VR startup comes in the wake of AltspaceVR running out of cash and the earlier closure of Convrge, though Altspace found a lifeline of sorts. There’s still High Fidelity running strong and Linden Lab continues building…

Raw Data To Leave Early Access

First-person shooter experience Raw Data was released into Early Access on Steam back in July, and since then has seen several improvements and updates, including the Hostile Takeover PvP expansion. Now developer Survios has announced that the title will soon be leaving Early Access. Raw Data will officially leave Early Access for its full release…

Epic Games Comes to Oculus Connect 4

Oculus are bringing back their successful annual virtual reality (VR) conference this year with Oculus Connect 4, where many industry professionals will be appearing to offer insights, speculation and support to attendees. As with previous years, Epic Games are planning to be in attendance. Epic Games are the creators of Unreal Engine, the current version…

Raw Data Officially Launches This October On Rift, Vive, And PSVR

Finally, at long last, Raw Data is exiting Early Access. The fast-paced action game by Survios that’s become synonymous with intense action in virtual reality is officially releasing on HTC Vive and Oculus Rift this October 5th and PlayStation VR (PSVR) this October 10th. I personally first played Raw Data about a year and a…

VR Drum Kit From The Music Room Now on Steam

Drum kits can be expensive, cumbersome and, of course, very noisy. If you have limited space, or are worried about the noise, The Music Room have a solution. Tombé Drums VR has just been released on Steam by Chroma Coda, the developers behind The Music Room and offers a realistic virtual reality (VR) drum kit….

VIRGO’s Musical VR Experience Water Planet Arrives in October

First announced back in January, The Revera Corporation and musician VIRGO have been working on an interactive virtual reality (VR) experience called Water Planet. Originally scheduled for a summer release, the title has now been confirm for an October launch on Steam for HTC Vive and Oculus Rift. Set on a beautiful and mysterious distant blue world Water…

Pimax’s 8K VR Headset Smashes Kickstarter Goal In Hours

It looks like a lot of people are hungry for Pimax’s 8K VR headset. We first heard about this new device, which is said to support Valve’s SteamVR platform, ahead of the 2017 Consumer Electronics Show in January and subsequently went hands-on with it. We found that some major improvements needed to be made before…

Google Buying HTC’s Pixel Team for $1.1 Billion

HTC retains brand but lets part of their smartphone business go. Google has announced a $1.1 billion cooperation agreement under which certain HTC employees – many of whom are already working with Google to develop Pixel smartphones – will join Google. Leading into today’s news, shares of HTC were halted on the Taiwan Stock Exchange…

Check Out The PSVR Segment From The Tokyo Game Show

Sony presented at the Tokyo Game Show with a new look at its coming lineup of PSVR games. Sony is hoping for a strong holiday for PlayStation VR with a new bundled price of $399 anchored by the arrival of highly anticipated titles like Skyrim VR. Its PSVR presentation, embedded below, offers glimpses of Skyrim along…

Get in the Driving Seat as Project CARS 2 is Scheduled for Launch

Slightly Mad Studios has announced today that’s its next racing title, Project CARS 2 will be released on PlayStation 4, Xbox, and PC – with support for HTC Vive and Oculus Rift this Friday 22nd September. The second installment in the motorsport racing simulation series, Project CARS 2 will include 29 motorsport series featuring 180+ cars from dozens of elite…

Pimax 8K Headset Smashes Past Funding Goal in Under 2 Hours

Current virtual reality (VR) headsets like Oculus Rift and HTC Vive certainly do a good job when it comes to immersing users in virtual worlds, but they are still first generation consumer headsets that can be improved upon. Yesterday, Pimax launched a Kickstarter campaign to fund its 8K resolution headset – and its little 5K…

Pimax Seeks Crowdfunding for 8K VR Headset

Virtual reality (VR) hardware company first came to the attention of the VR community with the release of its 4K headset last year. Since then, the company has been improving the technology and is now seeking funding to continue its work with the launch of a Kickstarter campaign for the Pimax 8K. The Pimax 8K…