Stanford Event Seeks Innovative Uses of VR for Behavioural Health

Stanford Event Seeks Innovative Uses of VR for Behavioural Health

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Stanford Event Seeks Innovative Uses of VR for Behavioural Health
The first VR Innovation Lab for Behavioral and Brain Health takes place on October 7th at Brainstorm, Stanford University’s new VR/AR startups laboratory. Selected finalists will pitch their innovative solutions for behavioural health problems to the audience and a panel of expert judges, culminating in a Grand Prize Award and Audience Award. Following the launch […]
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World’s Largest Cinema Chain, AMC, Leads $30M Investment to Bring VR to Movie Theaters

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World’s Largest Cinema Chain, AMC, Leads $30M Investment to Bring VR to Movie Theaters
AMC Theaters, the largest cinema chain worldwide, and largest in the United States, has announced a strategic investment in Dreamscape Immersive, a firm developing multi-user out-of-home VR attractions. AMC is leading a $20 million investment in the company—aimed at rolling out a number of VR attractions both inside and outside of AMC theaters—and is committing $10 […]
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Hands-on: ‘From Other Suns’ Open Beta

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Hands-on: ‘From Other Suns’ Open Beta
Gunfire Games’ newest Oculus Rift title, From Other Suns, is currently in open beta until October 1st. Drawing major influence from the popular sci-fi rogue-like FTL: Faster Than Light (2012) and various first-person shooters, From Other Suns sets you and your crew (AI or multiplayer) on a multifaceted first-person quest to return to Earth. Gameplay The game is essentially defined […]
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‘Bigscreen’ Update Brings Big Ease-of-use Improvements, Better Avatars

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‘Bigscreen’ Update Brings Big Ease-of-use Improvements, Better Avatars
Bigscreen is a social VR app which lets VR users bring their PC desktops into virtual reality, as if sitting at their computer next to friends or co-workers. Users inside of Bigscreen can see each other’s desktops which means they can watch movies, play games together, and plenty more. A new update launched today brings a […]
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VR Room

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VR Room
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The 3 Biggest Challenges Facing Augmented Reality Today

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The 3 Biggest Challenges Facing Augmented Reality Today
With the hype surrounding Apple and Google’s (admittedly very cool) AR tracking tech now in the hands of tens of millions of developers and users, you might be tempted to think that immersive augmented reality experiences—delivering the promise of wild AR concept videos we’ve seen over the last decade—are just around the corner. While we […]
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The Top 5 Room-scale Games for HTC Vive

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The Top 5 Room-scale Games for HTC Vive
It was a hard decision, but you’ve decided to go with the HTC Vive as your first ‘serious’ VR headset, a room-scale device that released early 2016 as a result of a decisive collaboration with Valve. Here we take a look at our top 5 games for Vive, and a little more information you might need […]
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‘The Talos Principle VR’ Gets October Release Date, Croteam to Offer Discount to Owners of PC Version

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‘The Talos Principle VR’ Gets October Release Date, Croteam to Offer Discount to Owners of PC Version
Croteam’s The Talos Principle (2014) is making its way to headsets soon in a separate VR version, supporting HTC Vive and Oculus Rift. The studio now has a Steam page, including an October 17th launch date. And if you already own the PC version of the game? Croteam has decided to sweeten the deal with the promise of a discount to owners […]
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TRIPP Raises $4 Million to Develop ‘Mood Altering’ VR Experiences

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TRIPP Raises $4 Million to Develop ‘Mood Altering’ VR Experiences
Los Angeles-based VR software development company TRIPP has announced a $4 million Series A round investment lead by venture capital firm Mayfield. TRIPP describe themselves as “mood architects”, aiming to create VR software that improves mindfulness. Many types of VR experiences already function as powerful forms of escapism, but TRIPP believes their approach to creating […]
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USB Extension Cable, OKRAY 2 Pack SuperSpeed 3.0 Type A Male to Female Extender Cord for External Hard Drive, USB Flash Drive, Printer, Keyboard, Camera and More (6 Feet, Blue Blue)

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USB Extension Cable, OKRAY 2 Pack SuperSpeed 3.0 Type A Male to Female Extender Cord for External Hard Drive, USB Flash Drive, Printer, Keyboard, Camera and More (6 Feet, Blue Blue)
Brand: OKRAYProduct Name: OKRAY SuperSpeed USB 3.0 Type A Male to FemaleExtension Cable Blue 6 Feet Cable Length: 6 Feet (2 meter)Cable Type: Extension Cable Specifications:* Connector 1: USB 3.0 Type A Male* Connector 2: USB 3.0 Type A Female* Cable Rating: SuperSpeed USB 3.0 up to 4.8 Gbps data transfer rate* Please Note: A […]
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Preview: ‘The Invisible Hours’ – A Voyeuristic Murder Mystery in VR

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Preview: ‘The Invisible Hours’ – A Voyeuristic Murder Mystery in VR
Interactive theater is all about breaking the fourth wall, removing the barrier between the viewer and the play at hand. Traditionally this is done by getting the audience involved, usually in the guise of a dinner murder mystery party which oftentimes harks back to classics like the board game Clue (aka Cluedo) and literally anything by Agatha Christie. Tequila Works‘ upcoming […]
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Fear Not, ‘Budget Cuts’ Development is Still Underway, Headed for Early 2018 Launch

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Fear Not, ‘Budget Cuts’ Development is Still Underway, Headed for Early 2018 Launch
It’s been more than a year and a half since I first stepped into Budget Cuts, an instantly promising VR title from indie developer Neat Corporation with a novel and efficient locomotion system that blends perfectly with the game’s throwing-knife stealth action gameplay. Though the studio has been largely silent since then, they’ve assured me that […]
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SteamVR Home Gets Major Customisation Improvements, New Boxing Mini-game

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SteamVR Home Gets Major Customisation Improvements, New Boxing Mini-game
The SteamVR Home Beta, the platform’s social VR hub system, recently received a significant upgrade, adding several improved customisation options, including ‘Trophies’ and the ability to decorate your space with screenshots or artwork. A new ‘Boxing Ring’ home environment is also available, with a number of interactive challenges. Detailed in a post on the SteamVR […]
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‘Rad TV’ Looks Like The Raddest Social VR Party Game Ever

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‘Rad TV’ Looks Like The Raddest Social VR Party Game Ever
Ruffian Games, a Dundee, Scotland-based game studio, recently announced the future existence of what could possible be the raddest social VR game out there, Rad TV. At least that’s the way it looks from the trailer. Rad TV features 1-8 multiplayer, letting you and a group of friends play any one of its 25 madcap games, which […]
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Sunbona 3D VR II Box Virtual Reality Glasses With Adjustable Helmet Headset for 3D Movies Games for iPhone 7 Plus/ 6s Plus Samsung Galaxy Series and Other Smartphone (Blue)

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Sunbona 3D VR II Box Virtual Reality Glasses With Adjustable Helmet Headset for 3D Movies Games for iPhone 7 Plus/ 6s Plus Samsung Galaxy Series and Other Smartphone (Blue)
Headbank Material:Elastic Nylon Tape Support Phone:3.5-6 inch Viewing angel:85-95 dgree Battery: 300mAh Li-polymer batter Standby Time:4 Hours Bluetooth: 3.0 earphone PCBA Lens:33.5mm Diameter Ianamorphotic/Amplification:1%-2%/1.5-2 times Cushioning Material:Leather+Memory foam Support Product Features Item name:3D VR BOX+ Bluetooth+ Earphone Support Phone:3.5-6 inch [ Wide Compatibility ]: Comfortably fits iPhones, Android phones, Windows phones with a screen size […]
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Oculus Rolls Out Worldwide Refund Policy for Rift & Gear VR Digital Content

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Oculus Rolls Out Worldwide Refund Policy for Rift & Gear VR Digital Content
Oculus announced its digital marketplace will now include automated refunds for games purchased on both Oculus Rift and Gear VR platforms—effective immediately and across the entire world. Oculus says they will refund many Rift content purchases made on their store “for any reason if the request is made within fourteen days of the purchase date and you […]
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‘Project CARS 2’ VR Review – An Ambitious Sequel With Serious Potential

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‘Project CARS 2’ VR Review – An Ambitious Sequel With Serious Potential
Thanks to its comprehensive VR support on PC, Project CARS 2 is another great showcase for VR sim racing, offering better performance than Project CARS (2015) in a much more compelling package. Addressing many of its predecessor’s shortcomings, the sequel is a welcome addition to the sim racing scene—but rather like the original, it needs […]
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Upload SF Event: Cats in VR

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Upload SF Event: Cats in VR
The time to explore cats in VR is RIGHT MEOW! While we won’t have live kitties (due to them hating that), we’ll have the next best thing – VIRTUAL CATS. We’re talking 3D Tiltbrush creations We’re talking cats in space Cat art Cat cinema Cat enthusiasts welcome All proceeds will go to the local SPCA […]
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VRIT V2 the Top VR Smartphone Headset Set – 3D Virtual Reality Glasses with built in headphones. Enjoy VR Games, Apps And Movies. Works with Android, Iphone and All Phones 4-6 Inches Wide (White)

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VRIT V2 the Top VR Smartphone Headset Set – 3D Virtual Reality Glasses with built in headphones. Enjoy VR Games, Apps And Movies. Works with Android, Iphone and All Phones 4-6 Inches Wide (White)
CLEAR PROTECTIVE PLASTIC MUST BE REMOVED FROM THE LENSES BEFORE USAGE. VRIT Virtual Reality Headset Kit VRIT includes an email link for a PDF to virtual reality which does not promote our product but rather gives you an overview of VR and what it is capable of. Features Include: ● Built-in adjustable headphones. Adjustable head […]
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Massive ‘EVE: Valkyrie’ Update ‘Warzone’ Rolls Out Today, Including PC & PS4 Support

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Massive ‘EVE: Valkyrie’ Update ‘Warzone’ Rolls Out Today, Including PC & PS4 Support
The biggest update ever to EVE: Valkyrie (2016) is launching today. Called ‘Warzone’, the expansion brings with it a number of big features including support for PC and PS4, new maps, and a whole reworking of ship classes and abilities that essentially makes it feel more like the popular team-based shooter Overwatch (but in space). Since its […]
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The Comic Book Story of Video Games: The Incredible History of the Electronic Gaming Revolution

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The Comic Book Story of Video Games: The Incredible History of the Electronic Gaming Revolution
A complete, illustrated history of video games–highlighting the machines, games, and people who have made gaming a worldwide, billion dollar industry/artform–told in a graphic novel format. Author Jonathan Hennessey and illustrator Jack McGowan present the first full-color, chronological origin story for this hugely successful, omnipresent artform and business. Hennessey provides readers with everything they need to […]
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‘ARK Park’ Launches on PlayStation VR in December 2017

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‘ARK Park’ Launches on PlayStation VR in December 2017
ARK Park, the VR multiplayer adventure game based on the world of ARK:Survival Evolved (2017), is officially releasing on PlayStationVR this December. ARK Park bills itself as an experience promising to be a veritable Jurassic Park (1993), filled with all makes and model of dinosaurs from the ARK universe. We got a hands-on at this year’s GDC earlier this […]
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Pimax VR Headsets Pass $1M in Funding After 5 Days on Kickstarter

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Pimax VR Headsets Pass $1M in Funding After 5 Days on Kickstarter
Pimax, the China-based VR headset manufacturer known for their 4K headset, have recently hit Kickstarter with their newest devices, the Pimax 8K and 5K VR headsets. Surpassing their initial goal of $200,000 within the first few hours, Pimax went on to gather a staggering $1 million in funding after only 5 days on the crowdfunding […]
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Using AR to Recontextualize Our Relationship to Reality with Cabbibo’s ‘ARQUA!’

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Using AR to Recontextualize Our Relationship to Reality with Cabbibo’s ‘ARQUA!’
Isaac “Cabibbo” Cohen ARQUA! was one of the ARKit launch applications that was designed by VR veteran Isaac “Cabibbo” Cohen, and it has the same indie charm and shader art aesthetic as his previous VR experiences of Blarp! (2016) and L U N E (2016). ARQUA’s gameplay involves you creating a rainbow aquarium by playing […]
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Latest Chrome Update Lets Google Daydream Users Easily Browse the Web in VR

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Latest Chrome Update Lets Google Daydream Users Easily Browse the Web in VR
We knew that Google was working on adding VR capabilities to its mobile version of Chrome since last year. Now with the release of Chrome 61, Daydream VR users can browse websites and also continue to enjoy the quick and easy VR experiences delivered via WebVR. Chrome team member François Beaufort released the news on […]
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GameSir T1s Bluetooth Wireless Gaming Controller Gamepad for Android/Windows/VR/TV Box/PS3

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GameSir T1s Bluetooth Wireless Gaming Controller Gamepad for Android/Windows/VR/TV Box/PS3
GameSir T1s is compatible with Bluetooth 4.0/2.4Ghz/wired connection.and working great with Android smartphone / tablet / smart TV / TV box / Windows(PC) XP/7/8/10 / PlayStation 3 / Samsung Gear VR. Easy to Contect: Android Devices:Press A+HOME Window PC:Press X+HOME PS3:Press TURBO+HOME More games play: 1.GameSir World App Download on the Google Play. 2.Thousands of […]
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‘Raw Data’ Devs Share Player Metrics & Insights Ahead of October’s v1.0 Launch

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‘Raw Data’ Devs Share Player Metrics & Insights Ahead of October’s v1.0 Launch
Raw Data (2016) launched more than a year ago in Early Access. Following a number of major updates including the addition of a PVP mode, the game is set to hit version 1.0 and launch out of Early Access on October 5th on Rift and Vive, are will also come to PSVR for the first time on October […]
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Psychonauts In the Rhombus of Ruin – PlayStation VR

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Psychonauts In the Rhombus of Ruin – PlayStation VR
Psychonauts in the Rhombus of Ruin is an all-new Virtual Reality adventure that takes players back into the mysterious and paranormal world of the Psychonauts for the first time in over ten years! Includes a digital voucher for the classic original game Psychonauts! Once again players will assume the role of Raz, an intrepid young […]
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Palmer Luckey: “I’m still working in the VR industry on some very exciting things”

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Palmer Luckey: “I’m still working in the VR industry on some very exciting things”
Appearing this week on the stage of Oculus competitor HTC at the Tokyo Game Show, Oculus founder emeritus Palmer Luckey affirmed that he’s continuing to work on projects within the VR industry. Luckey’s appearance on the HTC Vive stage during TGS 2017 was a panel discussion that touched on a variety of topics surrounding the Japanese […]
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Fitiger Bluetooth Game Controller Multi-function VR Remote Control Handle Phone Bluetooth Wireless Selfie Shutter

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Fitiger Bluetooth Game Controller Multi-function VR Remote Control Handle Phone Bluetooth Wireless Selfie Shutter
Specifications: Material: ABS Color:as the picture show Vibration mode: without vibration Wireless Protocol: Bluetooth Support System: Android/IOS/PC Style: video game controller Battery: Two AAA of 1.5V Weight(kg):0.06 Product size:107mm x 40mm x 50mm Kits Included: 1 x Universal Bluetooth Gamepad 1 x User Manual Product Features This product supports TV box remote control,PC computer remote […]
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Advancing Immersive Computing with Intel’s Virtual Reality Center for Excellence

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Advancing Immersive Computing with Intel’s Virtual Reality Center for Excellence
Intel is investing in the future of immersive computing through their Virtual Reality Center for Excellence. They’re pushing the boundaries of high-end of VR gaming experiences, pursuing initiatives to help VR reach critical mass, and exploring how RealSense depth sensor cameras and WiGig wireless technologies fit into the VR ecosystem. I was able to demo […]
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