‘VRChat’ World Brings ‘Jet Set Radio Future’ To VR

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Grind, wall-run, and double-jump your way through a meticulously crafted VR recreation of Sega’s over-the-top 2002 action game. Those who owned an Xbox during the early 2000s are most likely familiar with Jet Set Radio Future.

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Oculus CTO John Carmack Talks Immersive Technology On The Joe Rogan Podcast

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Last week industry legend and current Oculus VR CTO John Carmack sat down with stand-up comedian and podcast icon Joe Rogan for Episode #1342 of the immensely popular Joe Rogan Experience podcast. Topics ranged from the Oculus Quest and the future of location-based entertainment to AR headsets, artificial intelligence, and the potential behind Elon Musk’s Neuralink. Carmack goes on to credit 2002 as the year he began looking at VR technology as a realistic platform.

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‘Oculus Venues’ Live Event App Now Available on Go and Gear VR, Event Schedule Here

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Oculus Venues , the social app that allows ‘thousands of users’ to watch live events en masse in VR, is now available on Oculus Go and Gear VR starting today. Announced last year at Oculus Connect 4, Venues lets you connect with friends and thousands of other VR users to watch live events like concerts, sporting events, stand-up comedy, movies, and more. Oculus’ Code of Conduct is also in full force, with community moderators on-hand in Venues.

Five Classic Video Games That Deserve A VR Remake

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Earlier this month, Resident Evil 4 VR launched on the Oculus Quest 2 and so far players are absolutely loving this expertly-crafted VR remake of the original 2005 horror-action video game. Or what about 2002’s James Bond 007: Nighfire ? VR remakes are all the rage at the moment.

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A Group Of Students Are Rebuilding The Original Metroid Prime In VR

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The 2002 Gamecube classic gets the VR treatment as part of an ongoing study into VR game mechanics. Released in 2002 for the Nintendo Gamecube console, Prime marked the beginning of one of the most influential action-adventure trilogies of all-time, as well as a huge stepping-point for the legendary franchise. News Metroid Prime VR Oculus Rift Yonic StudiosIf you’re a fan of first-person-shooters, than odds are you’re familiar with Metroid Prime.

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‘Half-Life: Alyx’ is the Best Rated PC Game of 2020 & Best Rated Steam VR Game of All Time

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HTC Vive Game News Oculus Rift Game SteamVR Game Valve Index Game VR Game Windows Mixed Reality Games half life alyx metacritic half life alyx ratings half life alyx reviewsThere was a lot riding on Half-Life: Alyx.

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‘MechWarrior 5: Mercenaries’ Is Designed To Support VR

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The last solo entry in the franchise was 2002’s MechWarrior 4: Mercenaries , an expansion to the original game released two years prior. UE4 is indeed highly compatible with VR headsets like the Oculus Rift and HTC Vive. Tagged with: htc vive , mech combat , MechWarrior 5: Mercenaries , oculus rift , Piranha Games Inc. Experiences gaming htc vive mech combat MechWarrior 5: Mercenaries oculus rift Piranha Games Inc

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Schell Games’ New Title ‘Until You Fall’ Aims to Raise the Bar on VR Sword Combat

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SEE ALSO Oculus Unveils Viking Melee Adventure 'Asgard's Wrath' for Rift, Trailer Here. Those are some seriously ambitious claims, but they’re backed by the studio’s game development experience dating back to 2002, including well received VR games like I Expect You to Die and Water Bears VR. Mobile VR Game News Oculus Quest Game Oculus Rift Game PSVR Game SteamVR Game VR Game schell games until you fall vr melee vr melee combat vr sword combat vr sword fighting

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MARE is a Beautiful VR Adventure from Ex ‘The Last Guardian’ Artist

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Anyone who has experienced the bewitching, desolate charms of Ico, a 2002 platform-puzzler for PlayStation 2 following a boy’s quest to escape captivity alongside his female companion, you’ll likely draw some similarities with a new title being developed for Oculus platforms called MARE. Coming to Oculus platforms some time next year, MARE follows the journey of a young girl and a mechanical bird as they traverse through a lost, mythical world.

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Why will the next 10 years of edtech smash the last 10?

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But the introduction of the first smartphone in 2002 quietly and steadily became one of the biggest game-changers in the XR industry. Former Oculus General Manager Mark Luckovsky is now at Google overseeing the company’s AR Unit and Google’s open roles at LinkedIn are a telling indicator.

Grab Games is Coming Out Swinging with Knockout League

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Grab’s new VR game, Knockout League, is coming to Steam, Oculus, and Viveport in January. Grab’s core team has been together since 2002. Games News grab games HTC Vive knockout league Oculus Rift steamvr Viveport vr gamingLos Angeles game developer Grab Games is coming out of stealth mode. Here’s a first look at the trailer, filmed at the VRScout Mixed Reality Studio in LA. Knockout League: First Look.

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‘Edge of Nowhere’ Review

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Edge of Nowhere is a third-person VR survival horror game recently released for the Oculus Rift that places you in 1932 in the boots of Victor, a biologist and adventurer attempting to track down his lost fiance Eva. Publisher: Oculus Studios. Available On: Oculus Home (Rift). Reviewed On: Oculus Rift. You can either strike at the ancient beasts from behind with your pickaxe or blast away with your shotgun using the head tracking of the Oculus Rift to aim.

Road to VR’s 2019 Game of the Year Awards

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Available On : Oculus (Rift). Sanzaru Games and Oculus Studios brought Asgard’s Wrath to life as a part of the Oculus initiative to fund less, but bigger titles for the Rift platform. Available On: Steam (Index, Vive, Rift, WMR), Viveport , Oculus ( Rift , Quest ).

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This is Gamecube Classic ‘Super Mario Sunshine’ Running in VR

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Super Mario Sunshine , released alongside the Gamecube console in 2002 may not be the most beloved outing for Nintendo’s most famous mascot, but SMS still managed to pack in much of that inimitable Mario magic to place it at the top of its generation’s 3D platformers – and it’s still a classic in my eyes. What’s more, recent releases of Dolphin VR have now added support for the latest consumer VR headsets, Oculus Rift CV1 and HTC Vive.

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Impressions: ‘Pistol Whip 2089’ Update Brings Slick Synthwave & Remixed Gameplay That’s Right On Key

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Launched one year ago to the month, Pistol Whip is a VR rhythm shooter which has made its mark as one of the best and most rated games on Oculus Quest.

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‘Detached’ Review

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Available On: Home (Oculus Touch), Steam (HTC Vive, Oculus Touch, OSVR). Reviewed On: Oculus Touch, HTC Vive. The startup procedure has been initiated… There’s no time for retreat… Primed with TV series like Firefly (2002), Cowboy Bebop (1998), and films like Event Horizon (1997) and the Aliens franchise, going on a real life space salvaging mission sounds like serious fun.

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Here’s Each Of The 180+ Cars You Can Race In VR In Project Cars 2

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Developer Slightly Mad Studios has sparred no detail in bringing a realistic driving experience to the Oculus Rift and HTC Vive, and that includes an exhaustive list of drivable cars, revealed today. 2002 Turbo. 2002 Stancework Edition. Project Cars 2 is gearing up for its September 22nd release date, promising to be one of the most fully featured racing simulations for VR headsets yet.

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The Curious Relationship Between DVDs and VR

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In 2002 alone, 17.6 By 2002, the PS2 made up a total of 32% of all DVD players in America. By the start of 2002, 73% of American households expressed a strong desire to purchase a DVD player, and 43% stated a desire to purchase one within the next year. Companies such as Oculus and HTC came out with their own headsets in 2016 – the Rift and the Vive – and the difference between these and their predecessors is immense.

PlayStation London Studio Working on New VR Exclusive, Likely for PSVR 2

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While PlayStation London Studio has a lengthy game development history dating all the way back to 2002, the studio has recently embraced VR as its central pillar.

2020: The Year of AR and VR for Education and Training

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I saw my first presentation at the League for Innovation Conference in Long Beach, California in 2002. The ability to immediately play lessons in a VR environment using an Oculus or HTC Vive device is another major transition. EON Reality’s Director for U.S

‘Serious Sam VR: The First Encounter’ Is Fast, Frenetic, and Fun FPS Action With Full Locomotion

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Earlier this year, Serious Sam VR: The Last Hope released on Steam Early Access , as well as on Oculus Home, to deliver one of the most intense, high-quality, wave shooters we’ve seen in VR yet. The Second Encounter followed it in 2002, with Serious Sam 2 releasing in 2005. Using the Oculus Touch controllers felt more natural, as the control stick was a much more intuitive movement device than the Vive’s inaccurate touchpad.

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2020 – The Year of AR and VR for Education and Training

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I saw my first presentation at the League for Innovation Conference in Long Beach, California in 2002. The ability to immediately play lessons in a VR environment using an Oculus or HTC Vive device is another major transition.

How Hollywood Has Predicted VR in Movies

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Since the Oculus Kickstarter in 2012, VR has seen a revival on the big screen as it becomes a more affordable and accessible consumer device. Head mounted display: With expansion to at home devices came the transition away from an arcade cabinet to setups a little closer to what you’ll see coming from the Big Three (Oculus, HTC, and Sony). Minority Report (2002).

A History of Haptics: Electric Eels to an Ultimate Display

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When I started my doctoral work at NYU in 2002, I was trying to understand the contemporary, real-world applications of haptics technology. In Archaeologies of Touch, I open with a discussion of the keynote Oculus Chief Scientist Michael Abrash gave a couple of years ago at Oculus Connect. At HaptX, we periodically speak to leading experts in haptic technology, its history, and its applications. Greg Bilsland, Sr.

Top 37 VR Film Festivals to Attend in 2018

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Projects must be viewable via Oculus Rift, HTC Vive, Samsung Gear VR, or Google Cardboard. As virtual reality continues to rise in popularity, more film festivals, both up-and-coming ones and established ones, are opening up virtual reality competitions. Here we selected 37 film festivals dedicated to virtual reality or with VR programs for your reference. Check them out and visit some in 2018!

Pornhub Awards Show is in VR this week

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Not only will viewers be able to watch the show in real time from their choice of four different 360-degree positions (including one backstage location, creating a virtual back-stage pass), but anyone with a computer powered headset such as the HTC Vive or Oculus Rift, will be able to actually attend the show in a massively multiuser social VR replica. The company was formed in 2002 with the goal of supplementing the flat web with. Oasis. Image courtesy Utherverse Digital.).