- News tagged "oculus rift"
Monday, 17 Aug 2015
A new virtual reality gaming center has opened in Melbourne, Australia, allowing gamers to literally walk, run, and shoot their way through shambling legions of zombies after their gray matter. Locales are varied, ranging from city streets to cramped laboratories.
NVIDIA has announced two separate SDKs for game and headset developers as its GameWorks VR development kit enters its beta phase. The new SDKs will allow developers to increase performance and create more immersive VR experiences.
Monday, 6 Jul 2015
Mozilla has opened up beta testing of its Firefox with VR virtual reality browser to external developers. This is part of MozVR, Mozilla's initiative to spearhead development of an open VR platform for the Web.
Wednesday, 27 May 2015
Just days before E3 2015 kicks off, Oculus VR will be holding an event for the Oculus Rift. Could the Oculus Rift price point finally be revealed?
Monday, 18 May 2015
Oculus has announced the system specifications required to run its Rift virtual reality headset, and we've to say that those are some quite demanding specifications!
Friday, 15 May 2015
ARK: Survival Evolved is a multi-player, online survival game that lets you band together with your fellow players to hunt, gather resources, craft items and dominate both dinosaurs and rival tribes. Oh, and you get to ride a pterodactyl.
Wednesday, 13 May 2015
With everybody so focused on when VR headsets are coming out, nobody seems to be wondering how widespread VR support will be. Well, now we know of at least one major gaming company that's going to be supporting VR.
Thursday, 7 May 2015
After years of development and various iterations of the development kit, the Oculus Rift is finally going to be seeing the light of day! Even better, we don't have that long to wait!
Friday, 17 Apr 2015
This bike trainer will allow you to navigate VR worlds ranging from the Great Wall of China to the Alps. If you're feeling adventurous, you can even have a go at the zombie apocalypse! It works with Oculus Rift, Samsung Gear VR and external displays and provides resistance feedback and 60° of steering.
Wednesday, 26 Mar 2014
Facebook has just announced a deal that will see it buy virtual reality headset makers Oculus Rift for US$2 billion in cash and stocks, with another US$300 million depending on Oculus Rift's performance.