Category Archives: VR News

If you want a great example of the power of creative VR platforms like Google’s Tilt Brush, look no further than A Show Of Kindness. Though brief, this project (built by concept artist Peter Chan under Google’s Tilt Brush Artist in Residence Program) is a touching, thoughtful bit of VR storytelling to liven up the day. […]

In Scraper: First Strike you take on the role of mute protagonist Casey Maxwell, a hoverpod pilot who is relentlessly called upon to serve the plot for no other reason than, “You’re our only hope!” As such, you’re thrown from objective to objective without much of a motivation other than being told to do so. […]

Whether you are in the market for a roller coaster, a water slide, or the latest VR experience – last week’s annual IAAPA Attractions Expo showcased the best of everything that an operator in the amusement park and attractions industry could need, with a trade show floor spanning over 600,000 square feet. Among the 42,000 […]

Samsung is offering an incredible early Black Friday deal starting today — its Odyssey+ high end PC VR headset for just $299. This saves $200 (40%) from the regular $499 price. The deal applies only to customers in the United States. The Odyssey+ is a new refreshed version of the original Odyssey, which was Samsung’s […]

Deracine, From Software’s VR debut, came out last week and I really, really like it. For From, it’s a typically weird but also fascinatingly experimental game. Most importantly, though, it feels like something that’s genuinely enhanced by VR, scratching at substance that will one day separate this medium from the rest. In my review, I […]

Shasta Ventures is leading a round of investment in Seattle-based BigBox VR, the makers of Smashbox Arena and the upcoming battle royale game POPULATION: ONE. The $5 million round includes additional funding from GSR Ventures and Pioneer Square Labs Ventures, with Shasta’s Jacob Mullins taking a seat on BigBox VR’s board of directors. BigBox VR […]

Epic CEO Tim Sweeney: Closed Oculus Platform Would Mean ‘Less Income For Developers’ – UploadVR UPLOADVR EXISTS TO ACCELERATE THE SUCCESS OF THE CONSUMER VIRTUAL REALITY INDUSTRY. Do NOT follow this link or you will be banned from the site! We use cookies to offer you a better browsing experience, analyze site traffic, […]