Tag Archives: oculus rift
Thu, May 23, 2013 | 06:58 BST
Two industry veterans have been brought on to the Oculus Rift team to work on its technology. Oculus VR has announced that Steve LaValle, a renowned researcher of robotics, and former Valve VR expert Tom Forsyth have both joined the team.
Thu, May 16, 2013 | 08:30 BST
Strike Suit Zero developer Born Ready Games has released a new developer diary showing the game’s Oculus Rift support in action. You’ll be able to play it for yourself at the Geekopolis expo in Paris between 25-26 May.
Sat, May 11, 2013 | 20:55 BST
When in comes to next-gen systems, Cliff Bleszinski feels Sony’s really embraced the indie and sharing scenes, and he’s really interested in what Microsoft has to show on May 21.
Fri, May 10, 2013 | 05:04 BST
The opt-in beta version of Half-life 2 already supports your shiny new Oculus Rift headset.
Tue, May 07, 2013 | 20:26 BST
With 10 days left on its Kickstarter, Krillbite Studio has added Oculus Rift support to Among the Sleep.
Tue, May 07, 2013 | 03:42 BST
The latest Oculus Rift delight to do the rounds is a guillotine sim. That’s right, friends; step right up and experience for yourself the horror of human execution as practised on actual people in France until the late 1970′s.
Tue, Apr 30, 2013 | 23:48 BST
In response to a comment from a CCP staffer, PCGamesN has put together a petition calling for the release of EVR, the Oculus Rift-enabled dogfighting sim demonstrated at EVE FanFest this year. All signs indicate EVR is nearly as sweet as the throes of first love, so get on that. Check out a trailer for the 6v6 title through the break.
Mon, Apr 29, 2013 | 03:17 BST
Now you can recreate the experience of using the world’s worst commercial gaming VR headset with the best one.
Fri, Apr 26, 2013 | 20:02 BST
EVR, a 6v6 space dogfighting game set in the EVE universe and built for Oculus Rift, has been announced by CCP.
Sun, Apr 21, 2013 | 23:48 BST
Virtuix makes omni-directional treadmills, which may not seem relevant to your life interests until you see it in partnership with Oculus Rift and Kinect, bringing us one step closer to 1980′s sci-fi virtual reality experiences.
Thu, Apr 18, 2013 | 22:50 BST
Here’s a very clever Oculus Rift project from a group of UK students; rather than just adapt the VR tech to an existing genre, UnderCurrent uses it in a way that seems to capitalise on its strengths, by letting you explore a space most of us will never get the chance to see in real life.
Mon, Apr 15, 2013 | 02:08 BST
If there is any combination more likely to result in lost lunches than first-person parkour and virtual reality, I really don’t want to try it.
Tue, Apr 02, 2013 | 06:46 BST
GDC 2013 is now under-way in San Francisco and it’s already produced some very interesting news, including a heavy focus on next-gen and indie chatter. Dave Cook recaps.
Tue, Mar 26, 2013 | 22:19 GMT
Navigating the mobile gaming universe can be a nightmare, because, well, there are a whole lot of those games. I play 5-10 new ones every week, in fact, but at the same time it’s rare that a new game will break into the top overall downloads chart. And Atari founder Nolan Bushnell tells All Things D that an environment like that will burn out developers.
Wed, Mar 27, 2013 | 06:18 GMT
Oculus Rift promises to raise immersion in games to a whole new level. Watch VG247′s Sam Clay play Adhesive Game’s shooter Hawken here, and speak with the studio.
Mon, Mar 25, 2013 | 08:49 GMT
Oculus has teamed up with Unity to give all developers that buy a dev kit for the anticipated VR headset device a free, four-month Unity Pro license trial.
Tue, Mar 19, 2013 | 00:51 GMT
Team Fortress 2 will add a “VR mode” this week, compatible with the Oculus Rift headset.
Mon, Mar 18, 2013 | 01:02 GMT
Those awaiting an Oculus Rift dev kit have received notification that a promised copy of DOOM 3 BFG Edition is no longer on the cards.
Sat, Mar 02, 2013 | 18:32 GMT
Tue, Feb 26, 2013 | 13:22 GMT
Crysis has been given the Oculus Rift mod treatment, throwing head tracking support into the mix.