Fri.Nov 30, 2018

IMAX Closes Its Only European VR Center, Less Than Half Remain

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Almost a year ago to the day it opened, IMAX is closing down its only European VR center. The UK-based center in Manchester’s Trafford Odeon cinema has now closed up shop, Variety reports.

How to update your Oculus Go and Vive Focus

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Today I decided to take my Oculus Go out of its box again after a lot of time of inactivity.

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Trinus VR Comes To Daydream, So Now The Mirage Solo Can Act As A PC VR Headset Too

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Trinus VR, an app which uses video streaming via your WiFi or USB to let mobile and standalone VR headsets act as if they were PC VR headsets, launches in early access today for Daydream.

Pimax Announces General Sales of “8K” & “5K” Headsets with 80+ Day Waiting Period

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Pimax today announced the end of pre-orders and the beginning of general sales of the Pimax “8K”, “5K” Plus, and “5K” Business Edition (BE) headsets.

Minecraft Dev Encourages Fans To Tell Mojang They Want Game On Go

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For the most part, Gear VR and Oculus Go share almost the exact same content library, but there’s one glaring omission on Go’s side: Minecraft. Mojang’s smash hit game hasn’t shown up on Oculus’ standalone headset since the hardware launched earlier this year, and we’ve long wondered if it would ever arrive. Well, Mojang says you need to let them know.

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WaveOptics & Goertek Deal to Enable Mass Production of AR Optics

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AR optics maker WaveOptics has announced a manufacturing partnership with Goertek, one of the VR industry’s leading manufacturers.

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‘Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse’ Receives Web AR Tie-In

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Your friendly neighborhood Spider-Man returns to AR for some superhero selfies. Spiderman: Into the Spider-Verse’ arrives in theaters December 14th and if early reviews are any indication, Marvel may have yet another hit on their hands.

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War Dust VR Livestream: Watch Us Play A Battlefield-Style VR FPS On Twitch

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War Dust is only in Early Access on Steam and is quite rough around the edges, but it’s certainly nailed the thrill of large-scale combat already. Pitting two teams of 32 players against one another, this is the largest scale VR shooter we’ve seen yet, channeling vibes from Battlefield with jets, helicopters, tanks, and more across various objective-based maps. Just yesterday the developers have introduced another brand new map.

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‘Prison Boss VR’ Headed to PSVR Next Week, Launch Trailer Here

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Prison Boss VR (2017) is a prison-themed crafting and trading game that launched on Steam for HTC Vive and Oculus Rift last August. But starting next week, PSVR owners will be able get in on the fun of clandestinely crafting tools, furniture and all sorts of things to trade your fellow inmates.

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Using the Acer WMR with Primary students

VirtualiTeach

I think it’s pretty obvious that I’m a Vive guy when it comes to VR. I have a section dedicated to Vive in Education here on VirtualiTeach, I always use my Vive when I’m hosting #CPDinVR and it’s my go-to headset for testing all new 6DOF experiences.

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PSVR ‘Mega Pack’ Hardware Bundle for Europe to Arrive with 5 Top Games

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Sony is gearing up for the 2018 Christmas season with a new PSVR hardware bundle that’s delivering five high-profile games to Europe-based PS4 owners.

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