Category : VR

VR / NewsBay - 1 year ago

Gear VR’s Deer Hunter VR On Sale for Limited Time

Those looking for something new to play on the Gear VR mobile-based virtual reality (VR) head-mounted display (HMD) this weekend may be in luck. Glu Mobile has put its VR edition of its popular mobile-based hunting series, Deer Hunter VR, on sale f...

VR / NewsBay - 1 year ago

HTC: Valve Collaboration ‘a match made in heaven’

HTC and Valve are now just a few days away from opening pre-orders for their collaborative head-mounted display (HMD), the HTC Vive. Consumers will be able to place their orders on Monday 29th February, with a retail price of $799 USD for the heads...

VR / NewsBay - 1 year ago

SK Telecom Demonstrating 5G System at MWC 2016

During the Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2016 this week in Barcelona, Spain, South Korean wireless telecommunications company SK Telecom, together with Nokia has been showcasing its latest 5G system. The companies have been giving live demonstrations...

VR / NewsBay - 1 year ago

Starbreeze Plans Expansion for VR Launch

Starbreeze Studios is betting big on virtual reality (VR). Not only is the studio involved in the publishing of WEVR’s John Wick: The VR Experience, but also the studio has acquired its own VR head-mounted display (HMD) technology, StarVR. To suppo...

VR / NewsBay - 1 year ago

Tilt Brush Release Window, Recommended Specs Revealed

One of the best displays of the creativity that’s possible with virtual reality (VR) head-mounted displays (HMDs) to come along in recent years is Tilt Brush, a 3D canvas of sorts from Google that lets users take the HTC Vive’s position-tracked con...

VR / NewsBay - 1 year ago

High Voltage Announces Dragon Front with Oculus Studios

Yesterday VRFocus reported that Oculus VR figureheads were teasing an upcoming announcement of a brand new virtual reality (VR) title for the Oculus Rift head-mounted display (HMD) made under the Oculus Studios banner. Palmer Luckey himself suggest...

VR / NewsBay - 1 year ago

VR Social Network Convrge Put on Hold

Early last year VRFocus first reported on Convrge, a new virtual reality (VR) social network for the Oculus Rift that allowed people to meet up online as avatars and chat together. It quickly became known for hosting events such as dance offs. The...

VR / NewsBay - 1 year ago

SUPERHOT Arrives today on Steam

Today sees the release of the much anticipated first-person shooter (FPS) SUPERHOT by developer SUPERHOT Team on Steam. Starting out as a Kickstarter crowd-funded project in May 2014, hitting its $100,000 target within 24 hours and going on to rais...

VR / NewsBay - 1 year ago

Ford SYNC AppLink presents Ministry of Sound at MWC 2016

Back in November VRFocus reported on award winning virtual reality (VR) production company Visualise unveiling its latest project Ford SYNC AppLink presents Ministry of Sound at the Web Summit 2015 in Dublin, Ireland. The company has now taken its...

VR / NewsBay - 1 year ago

Explore Community Created VR Content with VRAIS

Virtual reality (VR) isn’t the solitary experience many outside the industry think it is. There are plenty of developers around the world exploring the social aspects of VR, and how the technology can bring people together in new immersive ways. Mi...

VR / NewsBay - 1 year ago

Escape Room VR Now Available on Gear VR

Samsung’s Unpacked 2016 event earlier this week revealed several new details about its Gear VR mobile head-mounted display (HMD), and partner company Oculus VR published a blog posting reiterating those details,  saying the headset has over 200 gam...

VR / NewsBay - 1 year ago

Jaunt Brings the NHL to VR Devices

The NBA, NFL, PGA Tour among others have all recently had the virtual reality treatment thanks to production companies like NextVR and Jaunt. Now the latter has collaborated with the National Hockey League (NHL) and Canadian broadcasting company Ro...