Tech Demo Shows the Real Power of Quest Pro Face Tracking

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Luckily Meta has built a tech demo which shows what’s possible when an avatar is designed with Quest Pro’s face-tracking in mind (and when almost all of the headset’s processing power is dedicated to rendering it).

Public Quest Pro Demos Will be Available Starting October 14th in US, UK & France

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You can learn more about where to find a product demo for Quest Pro and other Meta devices here. Connect 2022 News Bits Standalone VR Headset meta demo meta quest pro meta quest pro demo quest pro quest pro demo

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Meta to Open First Retail Store Including Dedicated Quest 2 Demo Area

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The store will include a dedicated Quest 2 demo area and send participants home with a short mixed reality video to remember their experience. The post Meta to Open First Retail Store Including Dedicated Quest 2 Demo Area appeared first on Road to VR.

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Mixed Reality Stargazing Demo Skygaze Out Now On Quest


Available now on the Meta Quest, Skygaze (Demo) is a prototype VR experience that turns your headset into a mixed reality stargazing lounge. Skygaze Demo is now on AppLab! Skygaze is available now as a free demo on the Meta Quest via the App Lab.

?Iron Man VR? Likely to Get a PSVR Demo Ahead of July Release Date

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There is also likely to be an Iron Man VR demo released ahead of the game’s launch. Back in March, Gematsu reported on an Iron Man VR DemoDemo listing that appeared in the PlayStation Store.

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Dream Catcher VR Demo review: a relaxing puzzle in VR

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Yesterday evening I wanted to try one of the demos available for the Steam VR Fest , and since the guys and gals of CM Games suggested I try their new game Dream Catcher VR , I did it. In the demo, there is almost none of the story factor and you just get to play the first level of the game.

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PSVR Gets ‘Demo Disc 3’ Showcasing 9 VR Titles

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PlayStation VR Demo Disc 3 is now available on the PlayStation Store, including demos for nine hit VR titles. Like the previous two demo discs, the third installment is free of charge. It’s been quite a while since Demo Disc 2 was released, launching on the store in November 2017. The post PSVR Gets ‘Demo Disc 3’ Showcasing 9 VR Titles appeared first on Road to VR.

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Hands-on: ‘I Expect You to Die 2’ Demo Brings Another Deadly Dose of Seated Adventure

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We went hands-on with the game’s new demo, which again puts you in hot seat for another round of Bond-flavored puzzling. If you want to play the demo yourself, you can grab it starting today on Steam as a part of the Steam Next Fest. Check out my full hands-on with the demo below.

You Can Now Demo ‘Synth Riders’ for Free on Quest via App Lab

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Now that Facebook has released App Lab , its unmoderated outlet for Quest apps, more studios are taking advantage of the ability to easily publish their demos for direct download, and Synth Riders just joined its ranks. News Bits synth riders demo synth riders quest synth riders vr

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Our 10 Favorite VR Demos from Steam Next Fest

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Valve kicked off another edition of Steam Next Fest this week, an indie showcase that offers up free demos of a bunch of upcoming games. There are hundreds of demos on offer during Next Fest, and it’s no surprise that only a smalls slice of those feature VR support.

AGAINST Demo Review: a noir rhythm action game

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Joy Way, the indie game studio behind the VR parkour game STRIDE, has just released a free demo of their upcoming game AGAINST (yes, they love capsed names). In the demo there is only one level, that is proposed in Easy and Hard mode.

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Meta’s Mixed Reality Demo The World Beyond Now On Quest 2


The company offers a taste of Project Cambria with a new tech demo available free on the Meta Quest 2. To help showcase the platform’s capabilities, the company has launched a free mixed reality tech demo called The World Beyond.

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Quest Store Now Supports Timed App Trials Without Devs Creating a Standalone Demo

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Meta has announced that developers will be able to opt their apps into providing users with a free timed trial which the company hopes will increase conversion while giving developers an easier path compared to creating and maintaining a standalone demo app.

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New PlayStation VR Demo Disc Available as a Free Download Starting Today

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There are those who said the era of the demo disc had come to an end. Alas, Sony is set to release a second VR demo disc to give players a fresh taste of some of the top and upcoming PlayStation VR content. While the PlayStation VR Demo Disc 2 will come included with the new GT Sport and Skyrim PSVR bundles, it’ll also be available to download for free starting today. Sony confirmed to UploadVR the listing of demos on the new disc: Job Simulator (2016).

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Niantic Shows Off Mixed Reality ‘Pokémon GO’ Demo Powered By HoloLens


While not intended for consumer use, the demo teased an exciting future for the immensely popular location-based multiplayer AR game, during which we see Hanke wearing a Microsoft HoloLens headset while exploring a Japanese garden filled with various Pokémon characters.

Meta Releases ‘First Hand’ Demo to Showcase Quest Hand-tracking to Developers

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Meta this week released a new demo app called First Hand to showcase the kind of experiences that developers can build with the company’s controllerless hand-tracking tools.

PSVR 2019 ‘Demo Disc’ Includes Nine Kick-Ass Titles


Since 2016, in a move that can only be described as past meeting present, Sony has been channeling the spirit of late 1990’s, early 2000’s gaming with the release of two different Playstation VR ‘demo discs.’ Now, at the start of yet another year of VR gaming, the company has confirmed the arrival of its third collection of snackable demos available free to PSVR all users. How about a SteamVR ‘Demo Bundle’ including bite-size samples of Budget Cuts, GORN, Skyrim VR, and Pavlov VR ?

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The Meta Retail Store Will Feature A ‘First-Of-Its-Kind’ VR Demo


Meta’s physical retail space will also feature a one-of-a-kind demo area for the company’s Meta Quest 2 VR headset. The post The Meta Retail Store Will Feature A ‘First-Of-Its-Kind’ VR Demo appeared first on VRScout.

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Meta Releases UE4 Graphics Demo to Show What Quest 2 Can Do with Expert Optimization

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Showdown is a UE4 PC VR demo originally made by Epic Games back in 2014 to show off high-fidelity VR graphics running at 90Hz on a GTX 980 GPU at a 1,080 × 1,200 (1.3MP) per-eye resolution. Meta ported the short demo as a case study in optimizing PC VR content to run on Quest 2.

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Indie VR Gem ‘COMPOUND’ Gets 1.0 Release & Updated Demo, Headed to Quest Later This Year

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on PC VR, including an updated demo for anyone to try. “I am immensely proud of what Compound has become and I invite you to try the demo so see what it’s like!” Nearly four years after its early access debut, indie VR gem COMPOUND has launched version 1.0

Sony Explains Huge Per-Region PSVR Demo Disc Content Differences

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Responding to public reaction to the news that PlayStation VR buyers will receive far less content on their packed-in demo disc depending on where they live, Sony has responded with some sound reasoning to explain things. More specifically, that depending on which region you bought it in, you may well get less for your money, in particular in terms of the packed in demo disc Sony is shipping with every unit. US PlayStation VR Demo Disc Contents: Allumette – Penrose.

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Unity’s Incredible Mixed Reality Demo is Coming to Quest in 2022

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Earlier this year the Unity Labs team shared an incredible proof-of-concept mixed reality demo that shows the power of blending the real and virtual worlds together. ” This week Provencher affirmed that Unity Slices: Table will be released as a demo on Oculus Quest for anyone to try.

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Survival Sim ‘Green Hell VR’ Demo Releases on Steam Today, Gameplay Trailer Here

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As a part of Steam Next Fest, Incuvo Games is today releasing a free demo of its upcoming VR adaptation of Green Hell (2019) , the popular open-world survival game. The studio says its early demo build has issues with optimization at the moment, so it requires a high-end PC.

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9 Minutes of ‘Budget Cuts 2: Mission Insolvency’ Demo Gameplay

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The full demo was around 15 minutes long, although for the sake of brevity I sped up a section where I forgot to properly arm myself with arrows, and also edited out one of my boring and senseless deaths. SEE ALSO Hands-on: 'Budget Cuts 2' Demo Brings a Bow and Arrow to a Knife Fight. The post 9 Minutes of ‘Budget Cuts 2: Mission Insolvency’ Demo Gameplay appeared first on Road to VR.

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North American PS VR Demo Disc Upgrades to 18 Games, UK Only Has 8

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Magic Leap Reveals Developer Demo, Confirms NVIDIA TX2 Hardware

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The headset also has a 6DOF controller, but it isn’t shown in this demo. The blue grid in the demo shows the headset’s perception of the user’s room, and Magic Leap said during the session that this geometry mesh is updated continuously. The post Magic Leap Reveals Developer Demo, Confirms NVIDIA TX2 Hardware appeared first on Road to VR. AR Headset Magic Leap News magic leap magic leap demo magic leap hardware magic leap livestream magic leap nvidia

‘Blood & Truth’ Free Demo Lands on PSVR Today

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The post ‘Blood & Truth’ Free Demo Lands on PSVR Today appeared first on Road to VR. News Bits PSVR Game VR Game blood & truth blood & truth vr blood and truth blood and truth demo blood and truth free demo blood and truth vr london studioIf you were skeptical about the $40 price tag on Sony’s latest PSVR exclusive, Blood & Truth (2019), the company has some good news: you can now play a healthy slice of the game for free starting today.

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Magic Leap Promises to Show a Real Demo and Share Specs Next Week

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Following the company’s last session of ‘Magic Leap Live’, wherein the company had promised that viewers would get to “meet Magic Leap One”—but then offered no substantive details and dodged the audience’s most prominent questions—the company is promising to share specs and offer up an actual demo at next week’s Magic Leap Live session. The post Magic Leap Promises to Show a Real Demo and Share Specs Next Week appeared first on Road to VR.

Niantic Previews the Future of AR Gaming with Codename: Urban Legends Demo

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This week, the company revealed Codename: Urban Legends, a demo game built with the Niantic Real World Platform that showcases action-packed, multi-player mobile gameplay achieved through low-latency 5G connectivity via edge servers.

Survios Virtual Fact Gaming Demo


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Oculus is Now Offering Free Demos of ‘MARVEL Powers United VR’ at Select Retail Locations

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Oculus is now giving free demos of MARVEL Powers United VR, the upcoming super hero adventure for Rift, across its many partner retail locations. If you’ve had a chance to try out Rift in a store lately, you might just be able to secure a demo for Powers United at the same location. To see if a location demoing MARVEL Powers United VR is near you, click here. For the demo, you can choose from: Black Bolt.

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Indie VR Gem ‘COMPOUND’ Gets Fresh Demo Following a Year of Content Updates

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Developer Bevan McKechnie says the game’s demo has been recently updated allowing new players to get a glimpse of the changes. The post Indie VR Gem ‘COMPOUND’ Gets Fresh Demo Following a Year of Content Updates appeared first on Road to VR.

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4 Dev Demos Showing Off Apple’s New ARKit Tracking

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Developer Cody Brown hacked together a quick demo using Overwatch assets as a ‘hello world’ test of ARKit running on an iPhone 6S: Apple’s keynote included a couple of impressive live demonstrations of screen-based AR on the stage, including a sneak peek at an Unreal-powered experience from developer Wingnut AR : Perhaps the most impressive aspect of that demo was that it was running on an iPad, using the single camera on the back of the device for tracking.

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Toyota Demo Points To Rising Commitment In VR By Major Brands

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‘Fracked’ Releases Exclusively on PSVR August 20th, Free Demo Now Available

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Well, there’s a free demo is now available on the PlayStation Store. We’ve got an early preview of the Fracked demo , and we were notably impressed with its colorful, well-executed art style and its satisfyingly tactile combat.

Watch Will.I.Am Demo this VR Turret Simulator


made his away around the demo room floor, stopping at a prominently placed turret contraption to take it for a spin. Demo this VR Turret Simulator appeared first on VRScout. Flying high under a bomber and blasting fools out of the air is the name of the game. VR On The Lot , a virtual reality industry conference at Paramount Pictures Studio, included a packed schedule of top Hollywood talent and executives addressing the future of entertainment and VR.

Oculus Re-Focuses Best Buy Rift Demos On Larger Markets

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Oculus is pulling demo stations for its Rift virtual reality headsets form certain Best Buy stores. Yes, Oculus is removing its demo stations from certain Best Buys across the United States. “We’re making some seasonal changes and prioritizing demos at hundreds of Best Buy locations in larger markets,” the statement reads. Oculus first started running these demos in May with 48 locations. Tagged with: best buy , demo , oculus , rift , startegy.

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