VR


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

InMind VR takes you on journey inside the brain – Watch us shoot neurons

InMind VR invites you to become miniaturised and enter the brain so we couldn’t resist testing it.

By Paul Younger | 20 Jan 2015 | 1

Watch Untold Games demo OSVR tech with Loading Human

Untold Games decided to knock-up a tech demo for the just announced Open Source Virtual Reality (OSVR).

By Paul Younger | 7 Jan 2015 | 1

Razer enter VR arena with the OSVR Hacker Dev Kit

At the CES today Razer joined the VR battle with the OSVR Hacker Dev Kit.

By Paul Younger | 6 Jan 2015 | 4

Finding the optimal Elite Dangerous HUD colours for the Oculus Rift

If you’re playing Elite Dangerous in VR and fancy changing the cockpit colours to something with a friendlier contrast on your eyes, then read on.

By Paul Younger | 22 Dec 2014 | 7

Omnideck 6 is revealed but it’s 55K Euros for an immersive experience

Omnifinity is embracing the Oculus Rift with it’s latest version of the motorised treadmill.

By Paul Younger | 22 Nov 2014 | Comments Off

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

Elite: Dangerous and Star Citizen Oculus Rift DK2 impressions

In my last article on the Oculus Rift Dev Kit 2 (DK2) I took a look at the new hardware and debated whether virtual reality (VR) was the next big thing for PC gamers.

By Paul Younger | 30 Oct 2014 | 12

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

How to activate Alien: Isolation’s Oculus Rift support

Alien: Isolation isn’t scary enough so why not ramp up the terror meter and activate an Oculus Rift.

By Paul Younger | 8 Oct 2014 | 2

Vrvana’s VR headset the Totem Kickstarter launches

A little later than expected, Vrvana reveal their specs and launch the Kickstarter for their VR device the Totem.

By Paul Younger | 17 Sep 2014 | Comments Off

Watch Half Life 2 multiplayer in VR with the Cyberith Virtualizer

Multiplayer in VR is more fun and this video demonstrates that perfectly with the Cyberith Virtualizer.

By Paul Younger | 30 Aug 2014 | Comments Off

Totem VR creator True Player Gear changes name

True Player Gear continue to work on their VR headset but there’s a name change.

By Paul Younger | 31 Jul 2014 | Comments Off

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

Cyberith Virtualizer Kickstarter off to a flying start

VR fans are flocking to the new Kickstarter for the Cyberith Virtualizer’s crowd funding project.

By Paul Younger | 24 Jul 2014 | Comments Off

Cyberith Virtualizer gets Kickstarter date

VR nuts will be able to order their own Cyberith Virtualizer later this month when the Kickstarter launches.

By Paul Younger | 9 Jul 2014 | Comments Off

Birdly contraption lets you fly like a bird with VR

It looks like some sort of weird massage table but this contraption from Zurich University of the Arts brings the full bird experience to users with Birdly which also utlises an Oculus Rift.

By Paul Younger | 8 May 2014 | 1

Norwegian army uses the Oculus Rift to operate real tanks

Forget gaming for a minute, there are other useful applications for the Oculus rift and the Norwegian army want to prove it.

By Paul Younger | 5 May 2014 | Comments Off