HTC Vive

HTC Vive Pre-Orders Begins February 29

A week after unveiling the Vive Pre, HTC’s second-generation VR headset that comes with a front-facing camera and redesign, the company has announced pre-orders will open February 29th. First reported by the Telegraph, HTC will is expected to announce the price on February 29th. The Vive will ship in April,...

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Oculus offering the Rift for pre-order at $599

After years of preparation Oculus began offering the Rift for pre-order at $599. The wired PC-powered VR headset is expected to ship to the first buyers on March 28 with Oculus co-founder Palmer Luckey suggesting those who aren’t able to get it in the first shipments will still get Lucky’s...

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Instagram Director Of Product Peter Deng Joins Oculus

Peter X. Deng, “Director of Product” at Facebook-owned Instagram, is leaving the photo service to become “Head of Product Management” at Oculus. “There are very few companies that have the opportunity to define the future of how we interact with each other and with the world,” Deng wrote in a...

Elite Dangerous Horizons

Elite:Dangerous Horizons 1.5 Beta Add HTC Vive Support

Elite:Dangerous is evolving and the first in a series of expansions, named Horizons, will be available on November 30th – bringing with it a host of new features. One exciting addition is the first inclusion of official HTC Vive / SteamVR support in the upcoming beta release, the development team...

The Hunger Games - Virtual Reality Experience

The Hunger Games – VR Experience

Made in collaboration with Samsung, Lionsgate, and animation studio Reel FX, fans around the world got their fist taste of virtual reality on YouTube with the latest 360 video uploaded to the Hunger Games channel. For many Hunger Games fans, the VR experience was an emotional one as the series...

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Lenovo plans to bundle a VR headset with smartphone

Today at a launch event in China, Lenovo unveiled its newest smartphone, the Vibe X3. The phone will look to help the company capture some of the market share it lost to fellow Chinese companies, Xiaomi and Huawei. Interestingly, virtual reality may be one of the ways the company is...

EVEREST VR

EVEREST VR First Images

Godling developer Sólfar Studios has teamed up with Nordic visual effects and animation house RVX to produce a new virtual reality (VR) experience named EVEREST VR. As the name suggests, the title will allow players to explore the iconic mountain from within a head-mounted display (HMD). The first trailer for...

Elite Dangerous

Elite Dangerous: Horizons – New Vehicles

A brand new season of content for Frontier Developments’ popular space simulation title, Elite Dangerous, is on the way in the form of Elite Dangerous: Horizons. Beta testing for the experience is due to start later this month but, until its arrival, the developer’s David Braben has been teasing some...

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SUPERHOT getting closer to release

Perhaps one of the most anticipated virtual reality (VR) videogames on the way is SUPERHOT, the unique first-person shooter (FPS) that became a tremendous success on Kickstarter last year. The developer managed to raise some $250,798 USD towards the project which will be supporting the Oculus Rift head-mounted display (HMD)...