virtual reality



Virtual Reality Gaming Might Affect PEGI Ratings

Virtual Reality Gaming Might Affect PEGI Ratings

The dawn for the new wave of VR gaming is just on the horizon with Oculus, PlayStation VR and the Vive set for releases next year. I'm certainly fascinated in seeing how the technology affects the landscape, both from design and social stand points. Although ne way I hadn't considered is how it will change […]

Valves Vive VR Headset Is Going On An International Tour

Valve's Vive VR Headset Is Going On An International Tour

Thus far, the HTC and Valve joint VR headset, the Vive, has remained somewhat of a mystery. Only a handful of industry folk have tried it out behind closed doors, but word is very exciting. From what my birds have told me, this might be the very best VR device set to release. If you […]

Crytek Release Video For A T-Rex Virtual Reality Demo

Crytek Release Video For A T-Rex Virtual Reality Demo

Crytek are practically known for making graphic intensive games. Despite being a few years old now, Crysis 3 on Ultra settings is still used as a benchmark for new graphics cards. With VR set to take off, thinking about what the company could do in VR is pretty exciting. If you want just a glimpse […]

HTC Admit That The Vive Might Be Pretty Expensive To Start

HTC Admit That The Vive Might Be Pretty Expensive To Start

From most accounts, the Vive is the best VR headset showing right now. This has made me wonder what the initial buy-in cost for the tech will be, especially because it comes bundled with two controllers that help make the experience smoother. While we don't have a number yet, HTC Connected Products Marketing boss Jeff Gattis has […]

Oculus Owner Suggests That The Rift Is Unlikely To Launch In 2015

Oculus Owner Suggests That The Rift Is Unlikely To Launch In 2015

With the VR arms race heating up, I've long said that the first device out will likely be the most successful. With Valve's Vive generating the most buzz at the moment and touting a 2015 release date, the long runner Oculus has a mighty task to overcome. Unfortunately it looks like it might fall behind […]



Project Morpheus Coming In The First Half Of 2016

Project Morpheus Coming In The First Half Of 2016

So, it looks like all the major VR devices are beginning to draw their lines in the sand. The Vive is due at this year and now Sony's Project Morpheus has given us a time frame. In a PlayStation blog post, division boss Shuhei Yoshida announced that the headset would be coming "in the first half […]

Valve Partnering With HTC To Create VR Headset Vive &#8211 And Its Out This Year

Valve Partnering With HTC To Create VR Headset Vive – And It's Out This Year

So that Valve VR headset I was talking about earlier this week? It's been announced today as the Vive and the gaming super-power is partnering with mobile company HTC to bring it to consumers Holiday 2015. The headset was announced in Barcelona at the Mobile World Congress today. The device will be able to pair […]