Category: Oculus Rift

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The Climb by Crytek Coming to Oculus Rift

2016 is getting closer and platforms like Oculus, PlayStation VR, and HTC Vive/Steam VR are vying to release the best virtual reality game titles at launch. Although there should be a good amount of game titles that launch on multiple platforms, Oculus gets to chalk up an exclusive with Crytek’s...

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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...

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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)...

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Bebylon Battle Royale for Oculus Rift

Kite & Lightning has just announced its first full Oculus Rift game: Bebylon Battle Royale. Think Mario Kart, but with eccentric superstar babies battling to the death, and you’ll get an idea of how the game will look and play on its release in (presumably) 2016. It’s likely you’ve already played some...

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CCP Games Gets $30 Million to Continue VR Work

CCP Games is of course first and foremost known for its ever-popular massively multiplayer online (MMO) space simulation title, EVE Online. Over the past few years, however, the developer has also been making strides with virtual reality (VR) technology. Back in 2013 the company announced EVE: Valkyrie, a multiplayer VR...

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Oculus Studios First Touch Shooter

Dead and Buried is the latest game to come from the first-party Oculus Studios; built specifically for the company’s Touch controllers, the game has you gunning down targets backset by an old west mining operation. With your hands directly in the game, there’s room for your own style to break through...