Tag Archives: oculus rift
Fri, Dec 13, 2013 | 04:00 GMT
Oculus Rift investors have collectively ponied up an additional $75 million to help the tech manufacturer bring the personal VR headset to market.
Mon, Dec 02, 2013 | 11:58 GMT
The Witness could be getting Oculus Rift VR support, if this pair of new images is to be believed.
Tue, Nov 26, 2013 | 08:50 GMT
Oculus Rift developer James Blaha has taken to crowd-funding site IndieGoGo to raise funds for his VR project Diplopia, which aims to alleviate various eye conditions through visual techniques.
Fri, Nov 22, 2013 | 20:42 GMT
John Carmack is now working full time at Oculus VR, thus leaving his position as technical director at the company he founded, id Software.
Wed, Nov 13, 2013 | 09:09 GMT
Oculus Rift founder Palmer Luckey believes even the grunt of next-gen consoles is too feeble for virtual reality tech.
Mon, Nov 11, 2013 | 10:48 GMT
The Forest is a new Oculus Rift-powered horror title from Endnight Games. It’s successfully passed Steam Greenlight voting and a new trailer has emerged to scare the pants off you. Watch it here.
Wed, Oct 30, 2013 | 03:00 GMT
Oculus Rift has confirmed a dedicated mobile version of the VR headset, for Android devices only.
Fri, Oct 25, 2013 | 01:37 BST
CCP has played coy on the subject of what platforms dogfighting sim EVE: Valkyrie will come to, even refusing to confirm it will release on PC.
Wed, Oct 23, 2013 | 22:37 BST
Sat, Oct 19, 2013 | 14:28 BST
Oculus Rift’s inventors are working on a 4K resolution headset, according to the firm’s CEO Brendan Iribe.
Thu, Oct 10, 2013 | 10:28 BST
Oculus Rift’s creators will hold a free conference on November 2 that addresses the future of VR technology.
Thu, Oct 10, 2013 | 10:09 BST
Elite: Dangerous studio Frontier Developments has announced that its Kickstarter-funded space sim will feature Oculus Rift VR support.
Fri, Oct 04, 2013 | 00:12 BST
How do you make a (theoretically) scary game even more frightening? You play it in virtual reality. Zombie Studios supports the OculusVR headset with their upcoming horror title Daylight, and attendees of IndieCade in Culver City this weekend will have the chance to give it a go at the Unreal booth at IndieCade Village. So watch out for impressions in the next couple days.
Tue, Sep 24, 2013 | 12:00 BST
Star Wars has been given the Oculus Rift treatment, by way of a Death Star trench run simulator. It’s got the music and dialogue from the film, as well as full head-tracking so you can look around while you whizz around the metallic corridor. This is surely every Star Wars fan’s dream, right?
Tue, Sep 03, 2013 | 16:12 BST
Oculus Rift users sometimes report nausea, motion sickness and similar symptoms. Nate Mitchell, vice president of product at the VR goggles’ developer, has assured that everything’s being done to counter the problem.
Thu, Aug 22, 2013 | 12:00 BST
The found of Oculus Palmer Luckey has stated that VR tech may be able to achieve “Matrix level virtual reality” virtual reality within just a few years, “depending on how lucky we are.”
Wed, Aug 21, 2013 | 07:24 BST
CCP has made its Oculus Rift dogfighting prototype official, announcing EVE: Valkyrie for 2014 launch and issuing a trailer and first screenshots.
Tue, Aug 20, 2013 | 09:53 BST
The Oculus Rift virtual reality headset could soon have Android support. John Carmack, the new CTO of Oculus, is working on the Rift’s SDK and is really pushing the company’s mobile effort.
Tue, Aug 20, 2013 | 01:44 BST
Oculus Rift’s development team is looking into ways to reduce or nullify simulation sickness, a motion sickness-like side effect of VR headset use which affects some users.
Mon, Aug 12, 2013 | 01:37 BST
You can now order the Virtuix Omini treadmill, a walking controller designed for use with the Oculus Rift headset.