Owlchemy Labs is obviously working on a new game following on the success of Job Simulator for VR HMDs like the Oculus Rift and HTC Vive. However, when a company focuses on VR simulators, it should come as no surprise that its next game is called Vacation Simulator.
We’ve all tried writing in VR but, with the way we hold our Oculus Touch controllers and HTC Vive wands, it’s an awkward experience at best. Drawboard wants to change that for the better. Drawboard’s creators call this new peripheral a pen, but it also reminds us of the type of stylus you might use on a […]
While there’s still no word on a western release, HTC’s first standalone VR headset, the Vive Focus, finally has launch details for China. The company confirmed today that pre-orders for the headset, which runs on its new Vive Wave platform, will start on December 12th, with first shipments expected in January 2018. You can pre-order […]
HTC is getting ready to release the Vive Focus standalone VR headset. The company announced that it would open pre-orders next week and that it would begin shipping headsets in January. It also revealed the specifications and the price of the harware.
The Oculus Touch controllers debuted a year ago today, enabling players to eschew a traditional gamepad while using the Rift headset. In VR, this has become an expected way of interaction, whether you’re using the Touch or HTC Vive controllers. To mark the occasion, Oculus has released the beta version of Rift Core 2.0, an […]
Doom was one of the games at the genesis of 3D gameplay on the PC, and the title has now made the jump to virtual reality with the new Doom: VFR title available on Steam. In DOOM: VFR, the demons from Hell have wiped out everyone inside the UAC’s Martian research facility – except you. […] Read More: Doom: VFR now available for the HTC Vive
It's crazy to think how far VR has come over the past few years. While the technology made its big consumer debut in 2016, with the launch of the Oculus Rift, HTC Vive and PlayStation VR, we also spent plenty of time anticipating their arrival. Show More Summary
The Rise of the Tomb Raider VR chapter, Blood Ties, now has support for SteamVR. Until now, VR support for Blood Ties has been a PSVR-exclusive released by Square as part of its 20th anniversary celebrations for the Tomb Raider series last year. “HTC Vive and Oculus Rift owners can now experience the Blood Ties […]
When car shoppers walked into a Cadillac dealership in Greenwich, Conn., this fall, in addition to the usual collection of gleaming Escalades and ATS Sedans, they found an HTC Vive virtual reality headset. By donning VR gear, would-be buyers entered a virtual showroom where they could check out the Caddy of their choice without ever...
By themselves, the HTC Vive and the Oculus Rift create self-contained, fully digital virtual reality spaces, but the new ZED mini attachment adds an augmented reality twist. It sits on the front of a Rift or a Vive, feeding in a view...Show More Summary
Missteps on HTC Vive (literally and figuratively) are nothing compared to PSVR problems.
HTC Vive and PlayStation VR owners can now experience id Softxware's frenetic shooter as DOOM VFR launches officially today.
The maker of the Vive virtual reality headset HTC Corp. announced today that the company has added 26 new startups to its Vive X accelerator program. Vive X is works as a service-oriented strategic investor that offers access to expertise, resources and planning throughout the augmented reality and virtual reality industry. Show More Summary
HTC is announcing today that it’s investing in 26 new startups in the augmented reality and virtual reality space through its Vive X global accelerator program. The new batch of startups brings the total number of investments to 80 since July 2016. This clearly makes it the world’s most active investor in AR and VR. […]
Forget the Oculus Rift, HTC Vive, because Microsoft is pushing their Windows Mixed Reality platform hard this Black Friday season. At participating retailer, you can pick up a VR-ready computer with a Mixed Reality headset for FREE (up to a $400 value). Show More Summary
Want to port your SteamVR Unreal Engine app to macOS? Here's where to start! We've spoken at length about being able to run an HTC Vive on your iMac as well as running a beta version of SteamVR on macOS High Sierra. We've also pointed the way on where to start if you want to port your Unity developed VR game to macOS. Show More Summary
With so many major gaming releases happening this year and during the holiday season, Cyber Monday 2017 is a chance to finally snatch up that VR HMD you've been eyeing. The Oculus Rift, HTC Vive, and Windows Mixed Reality HMDs will require...Show More Summary
Black Friday sales are always the perfect time to pick up one of the more expensive tech items. Whether that’s a new Xbox One X console bundle, a ginormous 4k TV, or even an HTC Vive. As if to encourage you to take your first steps into the world of VR, you’ll be able to […]
HTC Vive is launching its consumer push for Vive Trackers with accessory bundles and support on the way from a series of software developers. The highly anticipated accessory can enhance immersion while wearing an HTC Vive by bringing in physical objects like guns or sports rackets — or even your full body –and representing them […]
This week, Futuremark announced their new Cyan Room DX12 test will be released for VRMark next Wednesday (November 22). This comes around a year after VRMark’s original release in November 2016, which first brought the HTC Vive and Oculus...Show More Summary