Category: VR

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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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Fallout 4 and Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 in VR

If you’re enjoying Fallout 4 you can now play the game in VR too. The vorpX 3D driver received an update allowing players to enjoy the game as well as Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 in VR. The $40 vorpX driver adds ways to play dozens of games made with...

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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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The New York Times Launches NYT VR App

The New York Times launched their NYT VR app on iOS and Android, debuting their first virtual reality film, The Displaced. In the face of many who say journalism is dead, the NYT virtual reality app is proof that journalism is sticking around. And it’s powerful. The ability to tell...

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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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YouTube stereoscopic 3D support for 360º video

YouTube just announced support for stereoscopic 3D 360º video, or “VR video.” Previously, the company had supported only standard monoscopic 360º video. In addition to announcing VR video support, YouTube announced that it was making every one of its videos compatible with Google Cardboard. The videos will play in a “kind...

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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....