Wed.Nov 21, 2018

Disney’s PoseVR Tool Lets Animators Create In VR

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Disney’s summer internship program results in a new VR tool aimed at 3D animation. It’s no secret that Disney is constantly looking for new ways to boost the efficiency of their creators.

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The Enterprise Leap — Robots, Gremlins, & Games Won't Save Magic Leap, but Tapping the Inner Child of CEOs Just Might

Next Reality AR

Mystery is a tricky thing. Used correctly, it can give onlookers the impression that wondrous and perhaps valuable things are afoot.

Practice Your Carving Skills On This AR Turkey

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The Washington Post is here to make carving your Thanksgiving turkey easy this holiday season. There’s no feast quite like a Thanksgiving dinner.

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Vermeer Beta iPhone App Lets You Use Augmented Reality to Map Out Your Drone Flight

Next Reality AR

Augmented reality and drones already go together like turkey and stuffing, but a new iOS app adds some spice to the combination with a new kind of flight path automation.

Beat Saber DLC: Devloper Planning 30 New Songs

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Still enjoying Beat Saber on your Rift, Vive, or now on PSVR? Well that’s good, because there’s plenty of new content on the way.

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‘Astro Bot’ Local Co-op Multiplayer Mode Was Cut to Let Single Player Shine

Road to VR

Astro Bot Rescue Mission , the chart-topping VR platformer from JAPAN Studio, nearly ended up with a local co-op multiplayer mode but ultimately the feature met the chopping block in order to let the single player mode shine.

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Precision OS Secures $2.3M Series A to Further VR Orthopedic Surgical Software

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Precision OS, a Vancouver-based company creating VR surgery simulation software, announced that it has secured $2.3 million in Series A financing. The funding round was led by Davos, Switzerland-based AO Invest , and includes other undisclosed investors.

Gungrave VR Set To Shoot Up PSVR Next Month

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Beat Saber may be out, but there are at least two more PSVR release to keep an eye on this year. One is Borderlands 2 VR , the other is something a little different. Iggymob’s Gungrave VR, a PSVR-exclusive port of a cult classic shooter, will be hitting the platform on December 11th 2018, which is just a few days ahead of Borderlands. The game will arrive with two editions: a standard version costs $29.99

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The Best Oculus Rift Deal for Black Friday 2018

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Don’t blink, because you might miss the most important time of the year for holiday shopping. We’re keeping an eye on the best Oculus Rift Black Friday 2018 deals. Updated: 11/22/18. Oculus Rift Deal Baseline.

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Space Pirate Trainer Blasts Its Way Onto PSVR Next Week

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Space Pirate Trainer was, for many VR early adopters, one of the very first games to ever grace the lenses of their HTC Vive headsets. The game debuted on Steam in Early Access right alongside the Vive itself and was a picture-perfect example of how to do a wave shooter in VR that was both fun and challenging. Last year it finally released out of Early Access and now, on November 27th (next week!) PSVR users will get their chance to take a shot at the swarming hordes of robot enemies.

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The Best Oculus Rift Deal for Black Friday 2018

Road to VR

Don’t blink, because you might miss the most important time of the year for holiday shopping. We’re keeping an eye on the best Oculus Rift Black Friday 2018 deals. Oculus Rift Deal Baseline.

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Firewall’s Second DLC Adds New Class, Weapons And More

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It may have been a busy time for new PSVR releases of late but you shouldn’t forget about one of our favorite games of the year, Firewall Zero Hour. In fact, there’s a bunch of new content for the online shooter this week. Developer First Contact just launched its second batch of DLC for the game, which is headlined by a new contractor named Nash. She brings a new skill to the game, Binary, which lets you bring an additional C4 pack on a mission. You can pick her up for $3.99

Oculus Holiday Deal Brings Modest Discounts to Oculus Go & Rift

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Black Friday is nearly upon us, and Oculus is cutting a few bucks off both Oculus Go and Oculus Rift to celebrate.

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Marvel: Powers United VR Continues To Add Much-Needed Variety

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One of our biggest complaints about Oculus Studios’ Marvel: Powers United VR is that it didn’t have much in the way of variety. Outside of a few unique heroes, you’d seen pretty much everything the game had to offer within the first few matches. But developer Sanzaru Games is slowly but surely changing that. This week sees the launch of the game’s third major patch , which adds another new objective phase into the arena-based battler.

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It’s game time for 5G & Jaunt’s XR Cast

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By Mitzi Reaugh, CEO It was an exciting day for the Jaunt team with our first public unveiling of XR Cast?—?our our next generation AR technology. During the tailgate, fans performed their best end-zone dances on one of two XR Cast capture stages. While the tailgaters were dancing, their friends and family watched a real-time, AR stream of the dance over 5G on a miniature football field. Source. AR 5g 5g Wireless Augmented Reality Volumetric Video XR Cast

Steam Autumn Sale Includes Steep VR Discounts Until Nov. 27

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The Steam Autumn sale is now live with a number of notable discounts on top VR games until Nov. 27 at 10 am Pacific. Here’s a list of some of the notable discounts live on Steam right now: Keep Talking And Nobody Explodes $5 (-67%). Dirt Rally $8 (-80%). Battlezone Gold Edition $9 (-75%). Titanic VR $10 (-50%). Tilt Brush $10 (-50%). Elite Dangerous $12 (-60%). Doom VFR $ 15 (-50%). Gorn $15 (-25%). I Expect You To Die $15 (-40%). Superhot VR $18 (-30%). Arizona Sunshine $20 (-50%).

#715: VR Privacy Summit: Open Web Privacy Lessons for the Immersive Web

Voices of VR

Mozilla Mixed Reality’s Diane Hosfelt says, “The immersive web has all of the problems of the 2D web, they’re just magnified and they’re harder.” ” She. Podcast Archive