Annecy to Spotlight 11 Animated VR Projects

According to event organizers 75 VR projects, coming from 18 countries, were submitted for the fest this year. Attendees are invited to experience a maximum of two of these projects per day in the Salle de Creation at Bonlieu. HTC Vive, Oculus Rift and…

See How Steven Spielberg Used Real VR Headsets to Make ‘Ready Player One’

But VR headsets aren’t just a sci-fi gadget of the future, and the real VR headsets on the market right now turned out to be extremely helpful in creating the world of The OASIS. A new Ready Player One featurette focuses on how director Steven Spielberg used the HTC VIVE headset to figure out how he …

‘Ready Player One’ Behind-the-scenes Shows How Spielberg Used VR in Production

As an official partner of Ready Player One, HTC has been using the film to highlight its VR wares. In addition to releasing several VR experiences inspired by the movie, the company has released a behind-the-scenes short showing how immersive virtual r…

Double Fine Releases New ‘Psychonauts’ VR Game

Indie game development studio, Double Fine Productions launched the first-person mind-bending VR adventure game, Psychonauts in the Rhombus of Ruin for HTC Vive and Oculus Rift. Double Fine Productions is offering a 20% off promotion on the psychedelic…

Chrome 66 adds experimental support for Oculus Rift, HTC Vive, and Windows Mixed Reality VR …

Google Chrome 66 came out a few days ago, with your usual list of new APIs and user improvements. However, one major new feature flew under the radar. This is the first stable Chrome release with experimental support for Valve’s OpenVR API, allowing VR content to be viewed on all popular …

Competition: Win A Copy Of Fantasy/Horror Adventure Gates Of Nowhere

Such a dungeon awaits you in Gates Of Nowhere, a fantasy virtual reality (VR) videogame for the HTC Vive and Oculus Rift currently in Early Access on Steam. Developers SYMMETRICAL have crafted a title in which you busy yourself fighting hordes of horre…

How Steven Spielberg Used VR Headsets to Shoot ‘Ready Player One’ (Video)

Steven Spielberg’s “Ready Player One” isn’t just an ode to virtual reality (VR), the famed director also used VR headsets to work on the film. A new video, released by HTC on Twitter Friday morning, shows how the company’s headsets were used by Spielberg himself as well as some of the actors on set.

Steam & Viveport Spring Sales Feature Big Savings on Top VR Titles

Steam & Viveport Spring Sales Feature Big Savings on Top VR Titles. News Bits. By … If you own an HTC Vive and are invested in the Viveport ecosystem, you can get a $10 Viveport Wallet credit, and a one-month Viveport Subscription code when you p…

Steam Weekly High Five: Ready Player One VR

Attacking enemies, using all kinds of skills to save human beings. such as Laser, magic ,gun, missile ,curse, bomb, bow .Be a HERO. You can move freely using HTC Vive (if you have enough space) and teleport yourself. Huge battle scenes, advanced game l…

Google Brings WebVR to Chrome, All Major PC VR Headsets Supported

Google recently pushed out Chrome 66, the latest update to the company’s web browser. Unbeknownst to the VR community, Google also quietly included WebVR integration for OpenVR-compatible headsets including Oculus Rift, HTC Vive, and Windows “Mixed Reality” VR headsets. Although initial …