Sun.Apr 28, 2019

Early Access Hands-On With Medieval Combat Simulator ‘Blade & Sorcery’

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This is how VR swords and sorcery games should feel. Offering some of the most realistic gladiatorial battles currently available to owners of PC VR headsets, physics-based medieval combat simulator Blade & Sorcery rolled in hot at the beginning of April with early access Update #5.

Inside The Making Of Baobab’s Latest VR Short, Bonfire

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Baobab Studios took the wraps off its next original virtual reality creation yesterday, debuting a trailer for the short VR film Bonfire. The full episode will debut at the Tribeca Film Festival in New York this week. I was able to play the episode on the Oculus Rift headset, and I talked with its creators about how this cute and interactive story came together.

VR Glossary

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One of the primary goals of VR Tech News is to be a guide for those that are getting acquainted with Virtual Reality. A lot of shorthand and terminology gets thrown around and it can get difficult to keep up. Well fear no more! Here’s a list of common terms used when discussing VR. 3DoF Or 3 Degrees of Freedom also called rotational/orientation refers to a type of head tracking in VR. One is able to turn their head left and right, tilt up and down, and roll their head from side to side.