Minecraft Is Coming To Oculus Rift image
Folks who have always wanted to visit the vast worlds they’ve created in Minecraft will finally get that opportunity next spring as Oculus VR founder Palmer Luckey announces that the insanely popular build-it-yourself game is heading to the Rift.
Ryan Winslett 2015-09-25
Oculus Founder: Virtual Reality Will Be Free Eventually image
Creator of the Oculus Rift, Palmer Lucky, discussed the benefits of virtual reality, why it's likely to stick around and how the costs of this almost sci-fi concept will eventually whittle down to that of nothing. Lucky explained that sometime in the future VR will be free.
William Usher 2015-09-09
Xbox One Games Will Support Oculus Rift image
Microsoft recently announced in conjunction with Oculus that the Rift will be compatible with the Xbox One through Windows 10 and that every unit will come with an Xbox One controller. The news has created quite a bit of buzz leading up to the Oculus Rift launch in 2016.
William Usher 2015-06-12
Oculus Rift System Requirements Announced image
Oculus is starting to roll out more details about the Rift, the virtual reality headset. What sort of details did they make public? The system requirements and why the system requirements are as high as they are and what's required to process high-resolution and smooth frame-rate in high-end games.
William Usher 2015-05-16
Oculus Rift Release Date Narrowed Down image
It’s been a long time coming, but it looks like we’re finally getting closer to pinning down an actual release date for the Oculus Rift. According to the developers, we should expect to step into a bold new world of virtual gaming in Q1 2016.
Ryan Winslett 2015-05-06
Watch GTA 5 PC Played With Oculus Rift And Omni Treadmill image
Full modding is still a ways off for GTA V on PC due to Rockstar encrypting the files, requiring modders to have to make some workarounds. But PC gamers (and developers) have still found ways to get non-approved third-party hardware to work with the game and they're already posting videos up online about it.
William Usher 2015-04-17
Valve's Vive VR Headset Will Be Free To Qualifying Developers image
Valve and HTC are feeling awfully generous with their upcoming virtual reality headset, the Vive. They'll be handing out free development kits to a handful of qualified studios.
Josh Engen 2015-03-28
FeelReal Is An Oculus Rift Add-On That Lets You Smell Virtual Reality image
A New York-based developer is working on a piece of hardware that allows you to "feel" the Oculus Rift's virtual reality worlds.
Josh Engen 2015-03-10
10 Really Popular Gaming Accessories, Ranked By Greatness image
Hardware developers are famous for churning out useless accessories. But every so often, a clever company stumbles into something truly brilliant. Most of the time, the peripheral didn't seem important right away but in time it manages to change the direction of the industry.
Josh Engen 2015-03-05
Dark Souls 2 Director Says Sequels Could Have Virtual Reality Support image
The next game in the Dark Souls series could be very different thanks to some cutting-edge gaming equipment.
William Usher 2014-12-30
Private Eye Takes A Little Bit Of Heavy Rain With A Whole Lot Of Noir image
A new first-person detective game is prepping to head to Kickstarter called Private Eye. The game goes knee-deep into noir territory, sporting the look, sound and atmosphere of a thriller that seems like it comes right out of the 1950s.
William Usher 2014-10-26
Oculus Crescent Bay Prototype Supports Unreal Engine 4, Unity Engine  image
The Oculus Rift is getting upgraded to support more engines, more ways to interact within the virtual reality paradigm and more support for better compatibility. The latest prototype of the Rift is called Crescent Bay, and it's an upgrade over the last development kit.
William Usher 2014-09-22
Oculus Rift Public Beta Set For Summer 2015? image
New info has emerged regarding the public availability of the Oculus Rift. Apparently a limited public beta is being planned for the virtual reality headset, scheduled to go live in select markets for becoming widely available for the general public. Unfortunately there's no specific date for the launch.
William Usher 2014-09-14
VR Gaming Could Cause Death, Says Dev  image
Virtual reality gaming has been something sought after and pursued by the gaming industry for ages. We've had some good times (the Oculus Rift) and some bad times (Nintendo's Virtual Boy), but one developer believes that the worst of times is still ahead of us.
William Usher 2014-08-25
E3 2014: EVE Valkyrie And Oculus Are Perfect Match image
I stared around the cockpit of my elite space fighter, listening to the hum of the engine in anticipation of being fired into the vast blackness of an astral battlefield. “Look behind you,” a disembodied voice told me, urging me to crane my neck around and check out the empty seat at the back of my ship.
Ryan Winslett 2014-06-20
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