Posts Tagged Oculus Rift
Valve releases SteamVR beta prior to Dev Days event
Well, we knew that Valve were thinking of doing something with VR, and now users of Steam’s beta client are reporting that a beta version of SteamVR has been sneakily and quietly released.
Oculus Rift dev kit 2 will be as close to consumer version as possible
Oculus Founder Palmer Luckey and VP of Products Nate Mitchell were keen to share the latest Oculus Rift Crystal Cove developments at CES in an interview with Reddit and there were some pretty interesting nuggets of information.
Oculus Rift “Crystal Cove” prototype brings new features
The team working on the much talked about Oculus Rift have been working hard at improving the VR experience and the latest prototype has just been shown at CES for the first time.
Cyberith demonstrate how the Virtualizer can traumatise people
We’ve shown a few videos of the Cyberith Virtualizer in action before.
IncGamers Podcast #146 – 2013 Review
Ho Ho H … wait, it’s too late for that. Yes, this Boxing Day-recorded podcast is nestling quietly in the mysterious limbo zone between Christmas and New Year.
World of Diving splashes into multiplayer waters
Recently Greenlit title World of Diving is a game which makes practical use of the Oculus Rift headset.
Steam VR category added to listings
There won’t be that many gamers with an Oculus Rift or a VR device of any sort but Valve are keen to show which games support VR on Steam with a new category.
Oculus VR raises $75 million in funding from Netscape founder
Oculus Rift is really catching the imagination of the tech industry and the company has raised $75 million in another round of funding.
Grand Theft Auto 4 in VR comes with face punching – Cyberith demonstrates
Grand Theft Auto 4 in VR has been demonstrated in a new video by the developers of the Cyberith Virtualizer treadmill.
John Carmack resigns from Id Software, continues role at Oculus
It’s the end of an era at id Software, as the studio announces John Carmack’s resignation.
Valve to dig VR headset out of the test chamber for Steam Dev Days event
As part of the Steam Dev Days event on 15-16 January, Valve will be hosting a pair of sessions relating to Virtual Reality.
Oculus Rift horror Alone doesn’t get funded, team dissolved
Oh dear. Oculus Rift horror game Alone didn’t manage to hit its Kickstarter target of $25,000, garnering only 356 backers and just over $9,000.
Oculus Rift second dev kit confirmed – Consumer version late 2014
Oculus Rift consumers wanting to get their hands on a final version of the VR headset may have to wait until late next year as Oculus c0-founder Palmer Lucky has confirmed a second developer kit will be released.
Oculus Rift horror Alone being fleshed out on Kickstarter
I talked about a spooky little Oculus Rift game called Alone on the podcast the other day.
VorpX beta lets you play old games with Oculus Rift
VorpX is now on sale to the public, adding Oculus Rift support to over 90 games.
Star Wars trench scene recreated in VR with Oculus Rift
It’s an iconic moment in Star Wars, Luke skimming down the Death Star trench and attempting to target a tiny vent.
Oculus Share – Oculus Rift ready games can now be self published and tried
Simpy called Oculus Share, a new site has popped up from the VR headset creators to get the word out on all the Oculus Rift supported games.
Seeing the future: John Carmack joins Oculus Rift team
Gasp and shock! John Carmack, id Software’s famed tech man, has joined the Oculus team as their new Chief Technology Officer.
Everquest Next Oculus Rift support hinted at in new video
There’s been a lot of buzz about EverQuest next since it was revealed over the weekend and a new behind the scenes video takes fans beyond a locked door to meet the dev team.
Jam it in your eyes: Oculus Rift launches global VR Jam
If you have the next great virtual reality 3D-o-rama game idea, Oculus Rift wants to hear from you.
Blood sucking in 3D with DARK – 3D and Oculus RIFT support added
Kalypso are set to make their upcoming vampire themed action RPG DARK a little more immersive with the news that the game will come with 3D and Oculus RIFT support.
Opulent Rift: Oculus VR company raises an extra $16 million USD
Here at IncGamers, we’re still a bit worried that the Oculus Rift device will end up making a lot of people prone to motion-sickness nausea.
Oculus VR reveal the Oculus Rift 1080p HD prototype at E3
Oculus VR have had a tough couple of weeks following the tragic loss of Andrew Reisse but the show must go on and they have revealed the Oculus Rift 1080p HD.
Natural Selection 2 devs Oculus Rift first impressions – It’s nausea time
As more Oculus Rift development kits start arriving at developers and more feedback on the VR kits are surfacing.
The Virtuix Omni Kickstarts on 4 June – One to watch for VR fans
Putting together an amazing VR setup could get pricey, there’s quite a few pieces of kit you’re going to need to get the best experience possible.
Born Ready discuss and show Oculus Rift support for Strike Suit Zero
If there is one genre where the Oculus Rift could excel it’s the flight sim/space sim genre.
Is VR and Oculus Rift really the next big thing in gaming…again?
VR has very recently become a buzz word but have we not been here before?