Ubisoft today detailed Eagle Flight in conjunction with Oculus. The VR-based title will offer up the experience of flight. Check it out: What do you think? Eagle Flight will be available on all VR platforms.
The (American) ABC today reports that Ubisoft will detail a Star Trek VR bridge simulator at E3. Called Star Trek: Bridge Crew, and developed by Red Storm Entertainment, the virtual reality game will place you and three friends on the
The Australian Financial Review today reports that Melbourne’s Zero Latency is set to open a similar virtual reality (VR) zombie experience in Tokyo. Zero Latency’s tech will power VR headsets in a permanent warehouse-sized VR centre in Tokyo through a
The Detroit Red Wings are using the Oculus Rift to help season ticket holders select their seats at their new stadium, the Little Caesar’s Arena. Every Red Wings full season ticket holder can head to the District Detroit Preview Center
Oculus has today patched an exploit that allowed for Rift games to be played using an HTC Vive. “Our latest software update included several new features, bug fixes and security upgrades, including an update to our entitlement check that we added
Oculus has advised that Oculus Rift units will be available for purchase at retail stores, ahead of total fulfillment of the VR headset’s pre-orders. “A small number of Rifts will be available for purchase at select Best Buy stores starting
The IKEA VR Experience is now available on Steam, and what’s more, it’s listed as a survival horror title. The virtual reality application lets you plan out a kitchen, and a new addition to the program lets you cook meatballs. Yup.
Independent developer and Redditor CrossVR has created software called Revive that patches Oculus Rift games so they’re playable with the HTC Vive virtual reality headset. “It works by reimplementing functions from the Oculus Runtime and translating them to OpenVR calls,” Revive’s
Oculus has made a statement to TechCrunch explaining shipping delays for the popular Oculus Rift virtual reality headset. “We’ve taken steps to address the component shortage, and we’ll continue shipping in higher volumes each week,” Oculus said. “We’ve also increased our manufacturing
The launch titles that will be available alongside the Oculus Rift have been revealed. You can see the titles and their individual prices (all in $ USD) below: ADR1FT – $19.99 Adventure Time: Magic Man’s Head Games – $4.99 AirMech:
Ubisoft today unveiled Werewolves Within, a VR experience “available on major VR platforms in Fall 2016.” The game, which you can see below, is being developed by Red Storm Entertainment. “VR is proving to be an amazing platform for social interaction, moving
Speaking with ShackNews, Oculus’ Palmer Luckey today explained why the Oculus Rift is only supported on Windows for the time being. Luckey said that Mac support in the future “is up to Apple… if they ever release a good computer,
In a recent issue of the Weekly Famitsu, 25 games developers and a range of gamers were surveyed regarding the future of VR regarding video games. Across a series of questions the developers revealed whether they were developing a VR
Oculus has teamed up with PC builders and retailers to offer up Oculus-ready rigs. Available now for pre-order, bundles that include a capable PC alongside an Oculus Rift will retail starting from $1,499 USD. These bundles are available at Amazon,
Oculus VR founder Palmer Lucky has taken to a Reddit AMA to apologise for what he calls “poorly” handled messaging in regards to final Oculus Rift pricing. The VR headset costs close to $1,000 AUD, which dismayed many gamers. “I
After three days of positivity today was the day Oculus dropped the hammer, attaching a $600 USD price point to the future of video games. While early adoption has never been cheap, being priced out of virtual reality particularly stings.