Category: VR Tech

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Facebook Adds VR Support for 360 Videos

It’s been just over a month since Facebook began rolling out 360-degree video publishing support to a handful of brands. Some of the initial publishers included Star Wars, Discovery, GoPro, and Vice. Now Facebook is ramping up their 360-degree video efforts even further and jumping into virtual reality with the...

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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...

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Samsung Gear VR Now Available for Pre-Order

You can now pre-order the consumer version Samsung Gear VR, powered by Oculus, for only $99. Consumers will be able to get their hands on the Gear VR headset from a number of retailers including Amazon.com, BestBuy.com, and Samsung.com and will ship on November 20th. This is the latest version of...

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Oculus 1.0 Audio SDK beta

The sound inside VR experiences is getting a major upgrade with the 1.0 beta release of an Audio SDK from Oculus. The new software should make it easier for developers to add immersive sound to their apps as Facebook’s VR division moves closer to a finalized platform for the launch...

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Lucky’s Tale Developer Gets $25000000 Investment

Lucky’s Tale is unashamedly inspired by 3D platformers made famous by on the first rush of 3D capable consoles in the 90’s. When you play Lucky’s Tale, you can see homages to the likes of Mario 64, Conkers Bad Fur Day and Crash Bandicoot, and that is no bad thing....