Posts Tagged Oculus


Microsoft’s HoloLens revealed – Useful for gamers?

HoloLens sounds great but you’ll have to wear these glasses which will reduce your cool factor.

By Paul Younger | 22 Jan 2015 | 1

Consumer Oculus Rift is “months away” says Oculus

Is the Oculus Rift really close to being consumer ready? Oculus think so.

By Paul Younger | 6 Nov 2014 | 9

Oculus Rift DK2 Impressions – Is VR the future of PC gaming?

For the past couple of years I’ve been rather cautious about the prospect of Virtual Reality (VR) after testing it a LOT back in the 90s.

By Paul Younger | 24 Oct 2014 | 7

Oculus Rift DK2 now shipping out to buyers

The next version of the Oculus Rift VR headset is now on its way to buyers.

By Paul Younger | 25 Jul 2014 | Comments Off

Oculus acquires the Carbon Design team

Oculus, or Facebook if you’d prefer, is bringing another company into the Oculus family fold with the acquisition of Carbon Design.

By Paul Younger | 25 Jun 2014 | Comments Off

ZeniMax files legal suit against Oculus VR

The stern words exchanged between ZeniMax and Oculus VR have reached their inevitable legal conclusion, with the former filing a lawsuit against the latter.

By Peter Parrish | 21 May 2014 | 1

IncGamers Podcast / Vidcast #164

Hello happy PC users, welcome to the happy and cheerful IncGamers Podcast.

By Peter Parrish | 7 May 2014 | 9

Oculus claims Doom 3: BFG VR edition was cancelled over Zenimax equity dispute

The latest incredibly childish battle of two corporate entities continues, as Oculus makes some claims about Zenimax.

By Peter Parrish | 5 May 2014 | Comments Off

Oculus VR’s Palmer Luckey says VR will be the death of TVs

Palmer Luckey was pinned down at PAX to find out his thoughts on the future of TV and VR.

By Paul Younger | 15 Apr 2014 | Comments Off

David Attenborough’s next documentary will be on the Oculus Rift

Sir David Attenborough is a legend when it comes to documentaries, his soothing voice has educated millions about our planet and its inhabitants.

By Paul Younger | 14 Apr 2014 | Comments Off

Star Conflict adds Oculus Rift support

To celebrate two years of service, Star Conflict  is receiving more updates including Oculus Rift support immersing players in their cockpits for the first time.

By Paul Younger | 4 Apr 2014 | Comments Off

Totem VR interview with True Player Gear’s CEO Bertrand Nepveu

True Player Gear‘s CEO Bertrand Nepveu was encouraged by the Oculus/Facebook acquisition and decided to fully reveal their contender for the VR hardware crown.

By Paul Younger | 3 Apr 2014 | 4

IncGamers Podcast / Vidcast #159

This week on the IncGamers Podcast we discuss the news that has shaken the videogame world down to its very foundations.

By Peter Parrish | 2 Apr 2014 | 3

Totem to take on the Oculus Rift as True Player Gear reveals VR hardware

If there was a perfect  time to reveal what you’ve been working on for the past nine years it would probably when your major competitors is taking some flack. 

By Paul Younger | 30 Mar 2014 | 5

Oculus employees receive death threats after Facebook aquisition

The heat surrounding the Oculus VR and Facebook deal has not cooled down and Oculus founder Palmer Luckey was back on Reddit today responding to to the negative feedback since the acquisition was announced.

By Paul Younger | 30 Mar 2014 | 3

Valve’s Michael Abrash joins newly minted Oculus

Just a couple of short days after the expensive Facebook purchase of virtual reality developers Oculus, Valve’s Michael Abrash has swapped his Valve office for an Oculus one.

By Peter Parrish | 28 Mar 2014 | 1

Minecraft for Oculus VR would have been free. Notch is not “driven by capitalism” as war of words rages with Bleszinski

The exchange of words between Cliff Bleszinski  and Markus “Notch” Persson continued over Persson’s decision to not bring Minecraft to the Oculus Rift earlier this week following the Facebook acquisition of Oculus VR.

By Paul Younger | 28 Mar 2014 | 1

The Oculus Facebook Deal Risks Alienating its Supporters

There are a lot of unhappy nerds in the world today.

By Peter Parrish | 26 Mar 2014 | 13