The VR Job Hub: It’s all About the West Coast

Bored of your daily commute, fed up with that bloke from accounts who always finishes the milk before you’ve had your first work brew of the day? Maybe it’s time for a change, time to augment your life with something fresh and new, you’re virtually out the door anyway as you’re reading a job listing…

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…

Man Proposes In Zero Latency’s VR Zombie Arena

I’m not crying! You’re crying! Everyone loves a good proposal story. The terrifying act of popping the big question is a big moment in any young couple’s life. So any attempt at breaking the norm when taking that life-changing knee is always fun. Unfortunately for any gentlemen or ladies requesting a hand in marriage in…

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…

ARKit Holo App Puts Your Favorite Personalities in the Palm of Your Hand

Volumetric video can fulfill your dream of having your own personal Jon Hamm. When it comes to bringing photo realistic people into virtual and augmented reality, 8i has paving the way with their technology. The photogrammetry company is quickly becoming the industry standard in 3D holograms thanks to their proprietary technology, which has been responsible for…

Dimension Hunter Review: Simple, Stylish VR Shooting

It’s taken a bit longer than expected, but Pocket Money Games’ Dimension Hunter is finally here. I was impressed with what I played of the opening level earlier in the year, and the developer had plenty of great ideas for the rest of the campaign. Did all of that translate into a successful VR shooter?…

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…

Check Out The Latest Trailer For Ace Combat 7

EGX 2017 kicks off today and brings with it a handful of new trailers. One such clip is for one of our most anticipated PSVR compatible games: Ace Combat 7. Check out the latest footage for this flying fighter below. As you know, the PS4 version of the game is set to include an exclusive…

Houzz Launches Enhanced ARKit App to Let You Live Your Dream Home

Why not see what your living room looks like with that couch before you buy it? After months of viral videos and buzz surrounding ARKit, Apple’s Augmented Reality software solution announced in June, the official release of iOS 11 has brought with it a host of new AR apps and games. Among them is an AR overhaul…

Microsoft and Google Both Holding Launch Events in October

The festive season is almost here and as you may expect major companies are preparing for the busiest consumer spending period of the year. Two of the biggest tech firms looking to attract customers are Microsoft and Google, both of which will be holding special events within a day of each other. Microsoft has announced…

Bloody Zombies Review: Streets Of Rage For A New Age

I grew up as a Genesis kid back in the 90s. The Sega Genesis ruled my free time as I poured hours upon hours into the likes of Sonic the Hedgehog, Phantasy Star, Aladdin, Golden Axe, and Streets of Rage. Back then sidescrolling beat ’em up action games were atop the game industry as one…

Crytek Adds HTC Vive Support to Robinson: The Journey

Crytek’s dinosaur filled sci-fi adventure Robinson: The Journey first arrived for PlayStation VR back in November 2016 before being ported to Oculus Rift a few months later. Today, the studio has announced that HTC Vive owners will now be able to play the title. The Steam update which Crytek has released not only adds HTC Vive support…

Duck Season Review: A Nightmare On 8-Bit Street

Type ‘Duck Hunt VR’ into Google and you’ll discover a ton of tributes to a Nintendo classic. None of them, though, are quite like Stress Level Zero’s Duck Season. On the surface, this looks like yet another clever nod to one of the first games that really let you hold and aim a gun, but…

Skyworld is a Great Social VR Strategy Game for Friends

Announced back in 2015, Vertigo Games has been busy working on Skyworld adding Oculus Touch control support, as well as Microsoft’s new mixed reality headset this fall. After trying Skyworld at Gamescom on the HTC Vive this year, Nina explains how the social aspect of Skyworld helps create an immersive environment that is extremely beneficial in a virtual reality (VR) strategy…

Brazilian VR Studio ARVORE Breathes new life into Pixel Ripped 1989

Virtual reality (VR) title Pixel Ripped 1989 has had a long and tumultuous journey since it began life back in 2013. Started by Ana Ribeiro when she was studying at the National Film and Television School in London and Stef Keegan, the videogame had a failed Kickstarter in 2015, then joined the Boost VC startup accelerator that…

Life In 360°: A Taste Of The Morning

Welcome back into the world of immersive technologies for yet another week. This week alone we’ve the Eurogamer Expo aka EGX and the Tokyo Game Show, as well as VRDC and the Raindance Film Festival. So just a few things to look forward too. Today’s 360 degree item for you to look at is another…

Learn a New Language in VR

MondlyVR app leverages the power of VR to help us learn new languages in shorter timeframes. Learning and mastering a new language is no easy task—something I discovered firsthand when I attempted to learn French. A friend of mine who is a language professor at Colgate University suggested I move to France and immerse myself into…

Screenshots Galore for PlayStation VR’s Light Tracer

On Friday VRFocus reported on Oasis Games announcing that its next virtual reality (VR) videogame to hit PlayStation VR, Light Tracer, would be released on Sony Interactive Entertainment’s (SIEs) headset in just over a week’s time on 26th September. For those who like the look of this puzzle experience, VRFocus has a bunch of screenshots for you…

The VR Job Hub: Fast Travel Games, AiSolve and Intel

The world can be complicated, and its hard to find your place in it. Its important to try new things, see where you fit in. With the virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR) industries, change and development is happening all the time. Maybe some of the opportunities available below will be the one that’s…

The Biggest Oculus Rift And Gear VR Releases Of The Week 09/10/17

Rift owners will find plenty of great new content waiting for them this week, while there’s a big new release for Gear VR too. There’s real diversity in this week’s releases, so get stuck in. If you missed the previous entry of this list you can see those new releases here. And don’t forget that UploadVR…

The Biggest HTC Vive Releases Of The Week 09/10/17

A healthy week of Vive releases awaits. There’s a lot of diversity in this week’s launches, showcasing the variety you can enjoy in VR right now. In the meantime, if you missed the previous iteration of this list, you can see those new releases here. And don’t forget that UploadVR has a Steam community group, complete with…

Review: Floor Plan: Hands-On Edition

Depending on the videogame, ports of Samsung Gear VR titles to Oculus Rift or HTC Vive can go one of two ways; either they look and feel basic and dated or they have just the right design and gameplay to be a worthwhile addition. Turbo Button has just released its puzzle title Floor Plan: Hands-On…

PlayStation VR Puzzle Title Light Tracer Arrives 26th September

Chinese videogame publisher Oasis Games has announced that its next virtual reality (VR) title for PlayStation VR, Light Tracer will arrive for the headset on 26th September 2017 in North America and Europe. Developed by Void Dimensions, Light Tracer is a mixture of platform-style movement and puzzles where players guide a princess with a Light Staff in one hand whilst…