virtual reality


Yen Press Unveils Sword Art Online Platinum Collectors Edition

Yen Press Unveils Sword Art Online Platinum Collector's Edition

Yen Press announced they will publish the Sword Art Online Platinum Collector's Edition, a deluxe limited edition box set of the iconic Sword Art Online light novel series written by Reki Kawahara with illustrations by abec. Sword Art Online could be considered the crown jewel of the Isekai genre right now. "Isekai" is the subgenre […]

Virtual Reality: A Temp Solution for Theatre Woes [OPINION]

Virtual Reality: A Temp Solution for Theatre Woes? [OPINION]

I propose a dramatic solution as far as “recreating” the theatrical experience: virtual reality.[caption id="attachment_1262511" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Man using a virtual reality headset while watching a movie in a theatre By wavebreakmedia/Shutterstock[/caption] How Virtual Reality Can Help Theatres Remotely As per existing social distancing guidelines, theatres can no longer have uninterrupted seating within rows[...]

Star Trek: Dark Remnant Pits You Against Klingons in VR Experience

'Star Trek: Dark Remnant' Pits You Against Klingons in VR Experience

VRstudios announced a new virtual reality experience in Star Trek: Dark Remnant putting the player as member of the Federation in a battle against the Klingons.[caption id="attachment_1012126" align="aligncenter" width="600"] VRstudios/Strange Reptile[/caption]Exclusive to Dave & Buster’s locations, the multiplayer game puts you in control of the U.S.S[...]




The Limit: Robert Rodriguez Michelle Rodriguez Set for VR Action Series

The Limit: Robert Rodriguez, Michelle Rodriguez Set for VR Action Series

[caption id="attachment_792910" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit (left): Tinseltown - Shutterstock.com / Credit: Ga Fullner - Shutterstock.com[/caption]Continuing to hone his reputation as an innovative, cutting-edge filmmaker, Robert Rodriguez (Ugly Dolls) is making the leap into virtual reality with The Limit, an original first-person point-of-view virtual reality series starring Michelle Rodriguez (Machete, Machete Kills, Alita: Battle Angel)[...]

Theres a VR Real Estate Game Coming Called Mossland

There's a VR Real Estate Game Coming Called Mossland

Today we got some info from a VC-backed VR & AR startup called Reality Reflection about a brand new game they've got coming out called Mossland. The game will be a virtual real estate title where players can "identify nearby real properties, acquire and trade them in the game. Virtual properties in the game can be […]

Wave After Wave Of VR Challenges: We Review Raw Data

Wave After Wave Of VR Challenges: We Review 'Raw Data'

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] Everyone loves a good rebellious story against an evil corporation, and Raw Data is no different as they take their cybernetic warfare story into the PS4 and VR. The game has already been out on Steam for a while, but since this is the game's official launch onto both systems, we'll go with […]

Is There Finally Something On The Way From Magic Leap

Is There Finally Something On The Way From Magic Leap?

According to a recent report from Bloomberg, Magic Leap appears to be gearing up for a major release when it comes to augmented reality that is set to cost between $1,500 and $2,000. The company has been raising funds totaling $500 million in the hopes of sending out units within the next few months, the […]

A New Trailer For DOOM VFR Comes Out With Game Details

A New Trailer For 'DOOM VFR' Comes Out With Game Details

Bethesda has released new details on the upcoming DOOM VFR and what exactly you'll be able to experience in a game that was already filmed live in hell and on a futuristic Mars, both covered in monsters and gore. Game Director Marty Stratton and Chief Technology Officer Robert Duffy both take part in a video showcasing […]

Check Out This Footage Of Mario Kart Arcade GP In A VR Arcade

Check Out This Footage Of 'Mario Kart Arcade GP' In A VR Arcade

VR Zone in an Arcade created by Bandai Namco in Tokyo that was set up last year. If you ever get the chance to go you should take full advantage of the fact that $40 (¥4,400) will get you a four ticket pass for the day so you and three friends can basically hang out […]

Looking For Comfort Over Immersion: We Review Bioniks Mantis Headphones

Looking For Comfort Over Immersion: We Review Bionik's Mantis Headphones

If you're currently playing with a PPVR, chances are you've had mixed results when it comes to using headphones. I myself have tried a couple of different headphones and earbuds and headsets that I own and nothing has come to pass as something even close to comfort without feeling weighed down or like I've been […]

Closing Out My Time At E3 With Some VR Action By Survivos

Closing Out My Time At E3 With Some VR Action By Survivos

As my day at E3 came to a close on Thursday, I had one last-minute booking that got missed because of the crowds. (We'll talk about that insanity tomorrow.) Survivos is a company in Los Angeles making VR games who jumped into the Indiecade area of E3 this year. We got a chance to play a couple […]

Be Spider-Man In This Trailer For The Spider-Man: Homecoming &#8211 VR Experience

Be Spider-Man In This Trailer For The 'Spider-Man: Homecoming – VR Experience'

Sony Pictures and Tom Holland released a brief trailer today for the Spider-Man: Homecoming – VR Experience today. Much like the Batman VR game this one promises you the experience of being Spider-Man. The thing that could make this one much more unique is the web swinging aspect of the character. If the game can […]

Nielsen Delves Into The VR/AR Market

Nielsen Delves Into The VR/AR Market

Nielson did some research into the VR/AR market, with a focus on tracking the difference between gamers and the regular consumer electronics market. They pin much of the interest on the latest Resident Evil, saying, "With the success of Resident Evil 7: Biohazard, VR devices are proving to offer more immersive experiences as well as […]

Making VR Games Obscenely Gay: Robert Yang on Adding Gay Commentary in Games

Making VR Games 'Obscenely Gay': Robert Yang on Adding Gay Commentary in Games

  Kotaku had an interview with Robert Yang, creator of a number of games that have a very…different surface level aspect to them than most. Yang's games explore themes of gay sex, consequences therein and at a deeper level the treatment of the gay community. Through a number of games that on service level seem […]

Capturing That Perfect Moment With Mazdas Jinba Ittai VR

Capturing That Perfect Moment With Mazda's Jinba Ittai VR

  Maza has two booths at the New York International Auto Show this year, one booth up on the main floor of the Javitz Center, and another down on the lower level by the racing collectives, trucks, and industrial vehicles. Mazda's second booth has all the same cars as their other booth, but the main […]