The Biggest Rift, Vive And Windows VR Releases Of The Week 04/15/18

There’s not a lot of new VR releases for PC owners this week, but lots of great stuff is included in the Steam Spring sale so be sure to take a look at some of the gems you might’ve missed or held out on buying. As for what’s new, here’s a look: …

Location-Based VR Predicted to Surpass $800 Million by 2022

The VR industry has in recent months increasingly bet on location-based VR, with companies like Survios betting on VR arcades, while others are increasingly investing in multiplayer experiences. The trend has also caught Hollywood’s eye: Just this week, FoxNext announced a new multiplayer VR …

CCP chief: EVE dev’s move to leave VR due to risk, not loss of faith

Hilmar Veigar Pétursson on his thoughts about the VR marketplace. CCP Games seemed to be enthusiastic over the promise of virtual reality, with international studios in the US and UK diligently working on VR titles. EVE Online players were more likely to accept VR early in its development cycle, …

At the Tribeca Film Festival, Swap the Popcorn for VR Headsets

The films at this year’s Tribeca Film Festival are transfixing, but for a truly transformative experience, don’t miss Virtual Arcade featuring Storyscapes. Housed in the festival’s headquarters, the event divides an entire floor into booths that showcase 33 immersive works, mostly of the virtual-reality variety.

Dead Ground

Dead Ground:Arena is an action packed FPS VR game and an arena version of Dead GroundZ. In this game, you become an secret agent of hidden company, Blackrain. You should carry out missions assigned by the company by collecting more than 20 different ty…

We Visited The VR Exhibit At The Museum Of Sex: Here’s What We Saw, Heard, Touched, and Felt

We entered a dark room lined with velvet rope. Walking up three flight of stairs, we entered an even darker room. Two plush leather benches stood ahead of us, the kind you’d expect in a museum housing a bar serving breast-shaped jello shots. To our right, conspicuously good-looking flight attendants …

iQiyi, the Netflix of China, announces 4K VR headset with 8K video support

iQiyi, the Baidu-owned video streaming service known as China’s version of Netflix, has announced that it will release the world’s first 4K VR headset with 8K panoramic video playback capabilities. The headset will apparently be called VR II, and is scheduled to launch in May. Having previously …

Watch how Steven Spielberg framed ‘Ready Player One’ shots in VR

A lot of people in the virtual reality industry had sky-high expectations for the movie to drive people to buying VR headsets, and while that probably isn’t happening, the movie has given an opportunity to a lot of these insiders to showcase how far the technology has come along. Today, HTC released a …

Planned Parenthood Is Exploring VR To Improve Sex Ed

Planned Parenthood has teamed up with a group of artists to create a virtual reality experience in the hopes of eliciting empathy and educating people on the harsh realities faced by women who seek care from the institution. Oftentimes Planned Parent b…

Tribeca Film Festival: Everything a tech-geek wants to see

Critics who say virtual reality has hit a brick wall aren’t making it to the film-festival circuit much. The Tribeca Film Festival, which kicked off in New York earlier this week, unveils its annual VR-heavy Immersive program to the public Friday, and it’s the biggest yet. “We have 33 [projects], two more than …