Fri.May 17, 2019

Now You Can Visit the Statue of Liberty in NYC from Anywhere in Augmented Reality via iOS Appp

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Many native New Yorkers, like myself, get a chance to visit the famed Statue of Liberty during school trips when they're a child in grade school. And if you're not lucky enough to be born in the city, you have to make a special trip to the monument as a tourist.

Tilt Five Shows AR Tech Aimed at Revolutionizing Tabletop Gaming

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Tilt Five is creating a tabletop AR platform aimed at fusing traditional board games with the benefits of augmented reality. This week the company showed off a glimpse of what users can expect from the system.

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Now You Can Visit the Statue of Liberty in NYC from Anywhere in Augmented Reality via iOS App

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Many native New Yorkers, like myself, get a chance to visit the famed Statue of Liberty during school trips when they're a child in grade school. And if you're not lucky enough to be born in the city, you have to make a special trip to the monument as a tourist.

Craft Your Way Through Reality In The New ‘Minecraft Earth’ AR Mobile Game

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Explore hidden structures, collect valuable resources, team-up with friends on fantastic creations. Earlier this month, Microsoft teased Minecraft fans with a short video hinting at some type of upcoming augmented reality experience for smartphones.

Microsoft Turns Real World into Multiplayer Playground with Minecraft Earth Mobile AR Game

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As promised with its teaser from Build 2019, Microsoft has unveiled the details for its augmented reality version of Minecraft for smartphones. The company published a new trailer for the game, which has a rather similar feel to the trailer Niantic originally produced for Pokémon GO.

Blood & Truth’s Development Is On A Scale VR Hasn’t Yet Seen

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Forgive the pretension, but I’ve been on a lot of VR studio tours. I’d say on average most have lasted around five minutes, consisting of one large open-plan floor in which developers bob their heads up from their monitors and give a quick wave upon hearing their name.

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Oculus Quest Launch Lineup Pricing Reveals Top Games Are $29.99

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Facebook today provided the prices planned by developers for their May 21 launch on Oculus Quest. Oculus Quest is the $400 all-in-one VR system from Facebook which ships with a pair of intuitive hand controllers.

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Release Recap: May 13 - 17

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This week, we released several titles and updates across the Oculus Platform. Here’s a rundown of the highlights

Minecraft Earth Is An All-New AR Game For Mobile

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As last week’s tease basically confirmed , Microsoft has just announced a Minecraft AR game. It’s called Minecraft Earth and it’s free-to-play. It’s not an extension of the original game but instead an entirely new project.

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Drop Dead: Dual Strike Is A Co-Op Zombie Shooter For Oculus Quest And Rift

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Drop Dead: Dual Strike is a total overhaul of the co-op zombie shooter Rift game Drop Dead. It will be a launch title for Quest and support cross play with Rift and Rift S. Drop Dead features a full campaign as well as a cooperative horde mode and competitive mode.

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Firewall Zero Hour: The Ultimate Guide To All Guns And Equipment

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Firewall Zero Hour continues to provide the most engaging competitive first-person shooting experience on PSVR thus far, offering a wide variety of tactical loadout options and a sense of progression that almost decidedly lifts its replayability factor far above many of its counterpart PCVR shooters.

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Watch The First Gameplay For Physics Puzzle Game Ballista On Oculus Quest

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With the Oculus Quest due to release in just a few more days we’ve got some fresh gameplay from one of its upcoming brand new titles: Ballista from High Voltage. In this game you’ll launch projectiles (often times that includes birds) at fortresses guarding a glowing crystal.

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Facebook ‘Exploring Multi-Account Support’ For Oculus Quest

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Facebook’s Oculus Quest all-in-one VR headset requires a factory reset to connect a new account to the system. The company confirmed to us they are “exploring multi-account support for the future.” ” “At launch, Quest can be connected with one Oculus account,” reads a statement from Facebook. “That said, we know Quest is the kind of headset people will want to share, so we’re exploring multi-account support for the future.”

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Oculus Quest Launch Library Livestream: Vader, Beat Saber, VRChat, Rec Room, And More

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Curious about how we livestream the way we do? Then look no further than this handy guide for general tips and this guide specific to our Oculus Quest setup. We’re nearly there. This is the last Friday before the last weekend before the Oculus Quest finally releases on May 21.

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