Thu.Nov 22, 2018

‘Beat Saber’ to Get More Songs, Expert+ Difficulty, and Pro Mode

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With Beat Saber now available on both PC VR headsets and PSVR, developer Beat Games is talking more about the game’s roadmap, including plans for more free songs alongside paid song packs. Feature Parity, Custom Tracks, and Level Editor. Image courtesy Beat Games.

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4 hard lessons on VR startup life that I’ve learned attending events

The Ghost Howls

Hello all! As I’ve told you in my newsletter, this period I’m travelling to attend events to try to spread awareness for my consultancy company New Technology Walkers.

The Best PlayStation VR Deal for Black Friday 2018

Road to VR

With the holiday shopping season upon us, we’re tracking the best PSVR Black Friday 2018 deals. This Black Friday, PlayStation VR is seeing its best deal yet. PSVR Deal Baseline.

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Game of Thrones Author: Current VR Is ‘Like The Theater Before Shakespeare’

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Game of Thrones is coming back soon-ish! But before we return to the world of Westeros and Essos, author George R. Martin has another universe for us to check out, and you can do so in VR. Syfy just launched a series of 360-degree tie-in videos to its new series, Nightflyers, which is based on a sci-fi horror novella written by Martin and released all the way back in 1980.

#716: VR Privacy Summit: Medical Insights into VR Privacy + Health Benefits of Biometric Data

Voices of VR

The medical professionals at the VR Privacy summit has a lot of interesting insights into how they navigate issues around informed consent in medical research. Podcast Archive

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Oculus Rift+Touch For $315 / Oculus Go For $162 Via Black Friday Friend Referral

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If anyone you know has an Oculus Rift, you can currently get one for just $314.10. Similarly, if they have a Go you can get one for just $161.10. The Go price is USA-only, but the Rift price can be attained in any of the 22 countries the Rift ships to. Facebook’s Oculus is currently running a Black Friday sale on Rift and Go , bringing the prices down to $349 and $179 respectively. That’s a good deal already, but recently Oculus also added a 10% off referral program for Rift and Go.

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Oculus Made It Easier For Unity Devs To Port Rift Games To HTC Vive

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Facebook’s Oculus released a new update to its Unity integration package to make it easier for developers of Rift-only games to port to HTC Vive. The new “cross-platform development support” was added in version 1.31.0. The release notes state that this is an experimental feature, and that it “may change or be removed” The Situation Until Now.

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Scraper: First Strike Review – Wave Shooter Hidden Under the Promise Of An RPG

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In Scraper: First Strike you take on the role of mute protagonist Casey Maxwell, a hoverpod pilot who is relentlessly called upon to serve the plot for no other reason than, “You’re our only hope!”