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The "Doctor Who" TARDIS Comes To The VIVE Cosmos
Would you like to explore Doctor Who's TARDIS in VR? The BBC and HTC have come together for a special event where you can do just that To celebrate the launch of the VIVE Cosmos, the two will be holding a special VR session at the Protein Studios experience in Hackney, where you can check[...]
Vive Pro
However, with the Vive Pro, HTC are attempting to make the initial price gouge a bit less painful Today, the Vive team announced that they would begin offering a Vive Pro Starter Kit tomorrow. The starter kit will include the Vive Pro headset, two Vive controllers, and two base stations for the low, low price of $1,100[...]
That way, your weapons are now more useful the second you acquire them. The full patch notes for the Winter update include: Weapon progression: unlock new abilities for your weapons by using them in combat; Default mods: all weapons now have a signature modification that is applied as long as you have an open mod slot, increasing their[...]
Vive Pro
The Vive Pro and Vive Wireless Adapter from HTC were announced today at CES Both announcements are set to improve the VR experience with higher resolution and the removal of wires Because the worst thing about gaming in VR is tripping over your headset's wires. The Vive Pro has a combined resolution of 2880 x 1600 using[...]
VR vs AR
For the past couple of years, VR has been the realm of dedicated PC gamers and people with a lot of cash to burn, while AR was something of the "everyman's alternative" to a VR system. It doesn't help that both systems often get confused for each other, occasionally intentionally.
Rocket Worldwide Announces Train Runner VR for the HTC Vive
Each musical stem is curated to enhance and harmonize gameplay to create a delightful experience. Train Runner VR is out now on HTC Vive. Rocket Worldwide have announced their entry into the VR market with the debut of its kid-friendly game, Train Runner VR This reflect's Rocket's new change in direction to begin creating more VR content[...]
Amazon has a nifty pre-packaged deal that gets you the Rift and Touch system, a third sensor, and the necessary USB cable, all for $416.49 USD.   Credit// HTC HTC's VIVE system is the nicest of the three VR setups It's got the most rugged hardware, it's got slightly better technical specs, and has these dorky but incredibly[...]
credit// Drifter Entertainment Drifter Entertainment, an independent video game publisher and developer comprised of industry veterans known for building award-winning franchises, hardware and gear, today released the third and largest content update for Gunheart, a futuristic co-op virtual reality shooter available on Steam Early Access for HTC Vive and Oculus Rift. Drifter Entertainment's Creative Director Brian Murphy details the latest content updates[...]
HTC Announces Standalone VR Headset The Vive Focus
HTC announced its new, standalone VR headset, the Vive Focus today, but it looks like it's not coming to the western world just yet The company's Chinese website has details on the device, described as the "most immersive VR experience" in the world Currently there's only a link for developer's kits, and not a consumer-ready product[...]
No 'Vive 2' Is Coming At CES This Week Says HTC
There were rumours circulating over the past few days that a second iteration of the HTC Vive might be on the way at this weeks CES For many early adopters of the expensive tech, it was a gut punch, having coughed up a ton for the hardware already. Well, it seems all can breathe a sigh[...]
Space Channel 5 Is Returning To VR At Tokyo Games Show (Sort Of)
It was essentially simon says to a beat, but it had a great style and charm to it that really made it a winner. Well, the franchise has made an unlikely return with the announcement that at Tokyo Games Show, people will be able to go to the HTC booth and see a new experience oddly[...]
Brexit Has Made The Vive Even Less Accessible In Britain
However, it seems the Brexit has just made some Vive early adopters a little better. It's been announced by HTC that the Vive is getting a price hike from £689 to £759 (around $92 increase) In a blog post, HTC said: HTC continuously monitors and adjusts pricing to ensure we are providing our customers with the best value[...]
I've had a go at retrofitting Fallout 4 into the HTC Vive with the use of certain programs, and I can tell you, it isn't a very good experience Interesting to experience, but it is very clear specific work would have to be done by devs to get it up to par. Luckily, that is exactly[...]