Road to VR’s 2018 Game of the Year Awards

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There’s been plenty to talk about in VR gaming over the course of 2018, with even more ambitious indie studios and AAA game companies getting into the medium for the first time. Now for Road to VR’s 2018 Game of the Year Award winners. Release Date : October 2nd, 2018.

Valve Reveals Top Selling VR Games on Steam in 2018

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As we head into the New Year, Valve has released a look back at 2018’s best selling VR titles on Steam. Among the charts is a list of the top 100 best selling VR games on Steam in 2018 , as measured by gross revenue. 2018 [EA]. 2018 [prev. 2018 [EA].

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A Year in Tech: 2018 Recap

Tech Trends VR

A look back at some of the most exciting moments & innovations Tech Trends covered in 2018! But after the parabolic rise of 2017 and the sharp sell-off of 2018 investor sentiment has reversed dramatically in the hope that these same institutions can restore their fortunes.

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What to Expect From Top AR/VR Companies at GDC 2018

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Oculus Go, the company’s low-end standalone VR headset, was announced back in October, 2017, and is said to be launching in “early 2018.” The post What to Expect From Top AR/VR Companies at GDC 2018 appeared first on Road to VR.

GDC 2018: ‘Inside Oculus 2018’ Session, Live Blog @9:30AM PDT

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GDC 2018 is in full swing and we kick of Wednesday with a Live Blog of Oculus’ “Inside Oculus 2018” session, which is set to give developers an insight into the Facebook owned VR company’s hardware and software road map for the year.

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Oculus Opens Applications for 2018 Launch Pad Mentorship Program

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Oculus is also providing participants with ongoing remote coaching, feedback on their work, and also the opportunity to compete for 2018 Oculus Launch Pad Grants to develop their prototype and launch a full experience on the Oculus Store.

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Valve Reveals 2018’s Top Selling VR Games on Steam (so far)

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Just in time for the end of Steam’s summer sale, Valve has released a list of the top selling VR games of 2018 so far. Beat Saber (2018). Budget Cuts (2018). The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim VR (2018). Sairento VR (previously EA – 2018). Sprint Vector (2018).

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HTC Vive Focus to Release Internationally in 2018, Dev Kit Pre-Orders Live Now

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We went hands on with the device at MWC 2018 last month , and were impressed by the stability and responsiveness of the headset’s tracking, if somewhat less enamoured by the motion of the included motion controller.

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Here’s All 14 PSVR Games PlayStation is Showing off at Its E3 2018 Booth

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Sony might not have spent much time focused on PSVR at their E3 2018 presentation last night but the company has brought a heaping helping of VR games for attendees to try at the PlayStation E3 booth this week. Stay tuned for more from E3 2018!

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The Best Oculus Rift Deal for Black Friday 2018

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We’re keeping an eye on the best Oculus Rift Black Friday 2018 deals. The Best Oculus Rift Black Friday 2018 Deal. The best Oculus Rift Black Friday 2018 deal so far is the Rift + Touch bundle for $350 on Amazon (a 12.5% OrbusVR (2018) , BoxVR (2018) , and Arktika.1

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VIEW Conference 2018 will host amazing XR talks and workshops

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See you at VIEW Conference 2018! The post VIEW Conference 2018 will host amazing XR talks and workshops appeared first on The Ghost Howls. I’m very happy to talk about a very important event that will take place very soon in my city of Turin (Italy): the VIEW Conference.

NextVR Plans 6DOF, Increased Quality, and AR Support for Live VR Video in 2018

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A sneak peek of the technologies is being shown to media at CES 2018. The post NextVR Plans 6DOF, Increased Quality, and AR Support for Live VR Video in 2018 appeared first on Road to VR.

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4 Most Important Stories From CES and What They Mean for VR in 2018

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CES 2018 has come and gone, and with it, a pace has been set for what we can expect to see in VR in the next six months or so. Perhaps the biggest reveal at CES 2018 was HTC’s Vive Pro.

How to Watch the 2018 Winter Olympics in VR

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The 2018 Winter Olympics is about to kick off in PyeongChang, South Korea today, and this year you’ll be able to watch a total of 30 events in VR, shared across live and on-demand 360/180 recordings. The post How to Watch the 2018 Winter Olympics in VR appeared first on Road to VR.

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VRLA 2018 Returns to Los Angeles May 4th & 5th – Save 15%

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VRLA 2018 returns to the Los Angeles Convention Center May 4-5, featuring hundreds of immersive tech demos, educational session, presentations and groundbreaking product launches from the most innovative technology companies shaping our world today. VRLA 2018.

The Best Oculus Rift Deal for Black Friday 2018

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We’re keeping an eye on the best Oculus Rift Black Friday 2018 deals. The Best Oculus Rift Black Friday 2018 Deal. Moss (2018), Star Trek: Bridge Crew (2017) , and Gun Club VR (2017). OrbusVR (2018) , BoxVR (2018) , and Arktika.1

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The Best Oculus Go Deal for Black Friday 2018

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Holiday shopping season is here and we’re tracking the best Oculus Go Black Friday 2018 deals. The Best Oculus Go Black Friday 2018 Deal. The best Oculus Go Black Friday 2018 deal so far is the Oculus Go (64GB) for $229 from Amazon (an 8% discount).

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See you at Gamescom 2018!

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The post See you at Gamescom 2018! I’ve returned from China just ten days ago and I’ve still to recover, so I had this genius idea to travel to Germany next week to attend Gamescom !

View Conference 2018: What does holophonic, ambisonic and spatialized audio mean?

The Ghost Howls

Today at View Conference 2018 I attended a very interesting workshop by Gianni Ricciardi and Matteo Milani about immersive sound. The post View Conference 2018: What does holophonic, ambisonic and spatialized audio mean?

‘Astro Bot’ Wins The Game Awards’ Best VR/AR Game of 2018

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Astro Bot Rescue Mission (2018) , the VR platformer that’s still wowing PSVR users well after its October 2nd launch, took home the title of ‘Best VR/AR Game’ at last night’s Game Awards.

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Augmented Reality Top 8 of 2018

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As a researcher and designer working with AR for the past 13 years, here are my picks for the Top 8 of 2018 (in no order of ranking). ARstories) December 20, 2018. The AR exhibition ReBlink was so good it was extended into 2018. ARstories) December 13, 2018.

Tech Trends @ VR Sports & Entertainment Summit 2018

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The 2nd Annual Immersive Technology in Sports & Entertainment Summit will be held in San Francisco on November 13-14, 2018. 2018 is shaping up to be the breakthrough year for Immersive Technology and Sport. TechTrends (@techtrends_tech) November 8, 2018.

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VRLA 2018 Highlights

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The post VRLA 2018 Highlights appeared first on VRScout. News Antilatency Cutmod DOOR #1 Exit Reality Extreme Machine Neurogaming OmniVirt RYOT VRLA 2018The largest XR-focused conference in the United States returns for another year of VR & AR madness.

Oculus Sends 5 VR Experiences to Sundance 2018

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Space Explorers is coming to Oculus in 2018. SPHERES is created by Eliza McNitt and will launch on Rift in 2018. Wolves in the Walls is coming to Oculus in 2018. – – — – –. The post Oculus Sends 5 VR Experiences to Sundance 2018 appeared first on Road to VR.

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5th Annual SVVR VR Mixer Returns to GDC 2018

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Road to VR is a proud media partner of SVVR’s VR Mixer 2018 and will be on hand during the event to check out demos and network with the community. The post 5th Annual SVVR VR Mixer Returns to GDC 2018 appeared first on Road to VR.

View Conference 2018: National Film Board of Canada offers us interesting VR storytelling tips

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The post View Conference 2018: National Film Board of Canada offers us interesting VR storytelling tips appeared first on The Ghost Howls.

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AR-Enhanced ‘Warhammer’ Trading Card Game to Launch July 2018

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Announced at GDC 2018, the augmented reality experience uses PlayFusion’s proprietary ‘Enhanced Reality Engine’ to unlock gameplay options on the physical cards when using mobile devices.

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Apple Teases New ARKit 2 Experiences At 2018 Keynote

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Apple’s 2018 keynote event has officially come to a close and it appears as though iOS fans have much to look forward to over the coming months. The post Apple Teases New ARKit 2 Experiences At 2018 Keynote appeared first on VRScout. News Apple Keynote 2018 AR ARKit 2.0

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Vive Focus enter version 2.0 at VEC 2018

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at VEC 2018 appeared first on The Ghost Howls. “Hold my beer”: this is what the Vive Focus has told to all other standalone headsets yesterday at the Vive Ecosystem Conference in Shenzhen. The headset has taken a big step forward with the 2.0

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VR Game Releases For November 2018

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Rift, Vive, and Windows VR Game Releases For November 2018. Puzzle Out VR ($TBD) – November 2018 – Rift, Vive, Windows VR. Sharknado VR: Eye of the Storm (Free Demo) – November 2018 – Rift, Vive. PSVR Game Releases For November 2018.

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CES 2018 Day 0 Roundup – Vive Pro, Intel’s Tiny VR PC, Shapeshifting Controllers, & More

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Here’s a roundup of news from ‘day zero’ of CES 2018, served in bitesize chunks. Announced for the “first half of 2018” is a new suite of ‘TPCast Plus’ wireless products designed to cut the cord on high-end VR.

Oculus to Show Brand New Game Demos at GDC, Detail What’s Ahead in 2018

Road to VR

This year the company says they’re bringing brand new VR demos to the show and will host a session exploring the company’s plans for 2018. ” The post Oculus to Show Brand New Game Demos at GDC, Detail What’s Ahead in 2018 appeared first on Road to VR.

HTC Announces 2018 Viveport Developer Awards Nominees, $50K First Prize up for Grabs

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The post HTC Announces 2018 Viveport Developer Awards Nominees, $50K First Prize up for Grabs appeared first on Road to VR. Last year marked HTC’s very first Vive Developer Awards (VDAs), which saw tens of thousands of dollars go to VR app developers across a number of categories.

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GDC 2018: Magic Leap ‘Developing for Spatial Computing’ Session, Live Blog @ 4:00PM PT

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Magic Leap is hosting a sponsored session today at GDC 2018 which promises a “deep dive” on developing for augmented reality. GDC 2018 Liveblog: Magic Leap – The World is Your Playground: Deep Dive on Developing for Spatial Computing.

VR & AR 2018: A Year In Review

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If 2016 was the birth of modern VR/AR technology, than 2018 was its elementary school graduation. So while there may not have been any bombshell announcements or jaw-dropping reveals per sey, 2018 will still go down as a key, if not climactic, year for VR & AR technology regardless.

VR Game Releases For December 2018

UploadVR

Rift, Vive, and Windows VR Game Releases For December 2018. Virtual Army: Revolution ($TBD, Free Demo Out Now) – December 2018 – Rift, Vive. Blade & Sorcery ($TBD) – December 2018 – Rift, Vive, Windows VR (Read Our Preview).

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‘Astro Bot’ Ranked 6th Best PS4 Game of 2018, #1 PSVR Game of All Time

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Among PS4 games released so far in 2018 , Astro Bot ranks 6th, in the company of titles like God of War , Divinity: Original Sin II , and Shadow of the Colossus [2018 remake].

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