Tue.May 21, 2019

Thrust Vector Teases “Shared-Space” Multiplayer On Oculus Quest

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Developers use Oculus Quest to create location-based VR game inside their office. When Oculus presented attendees at OC5 with an arena-scale multiplayer demonstration of Dead and Buried 2 powered by the Oculus Quest, we knew the Quest was something special.

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New Quest Ad Spot is One of Oculus’ Best Yet

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Communicating what it feels like to use VR to someone who has never done it before is one of VR’s major marketing challenges.

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Five Highly-Anticipated VR Games Coming To Oculus Quest

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What’s on deck for the Oculus Quest? After what feels like eons of waiting, the Oculus Quest standalone VR headset is finally available to the public, along with over 50 immersive launch titles.

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The First 10 Games You Should Consider Buying on Quest

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Today is the day that many pre-orderees will be unboxing Oculus Quest, the company’s latest standalone headset, and the big question will naturally be: what should I play first?

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Phantom: Covert Ops Looks Like Metal Gear Solid For Oculus Quest And Rift

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Today nDreams is announcing their next VR game with Phantom: Covert Ops in collaboration with Oculus Studios. Phantom is a stealth action game coming this year to both Quest and Rift platforms.

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Former Vive Studios Head Joel Breton Joins Sixense

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Sixense today announced that games industry veteran and former head of Vive Studios Joel Breton has joined the company as president of its studios and executive VP of product development.

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Streem Acquires Computer Vision Startup Selerio, Closes Additional Funding

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Streem, the video sharing service for home maintenance professionals, builds momentum with acquisition, partnerships, and a new infusion of cash

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Former Head Of HTC Vive Studios Joel Breton Joins Sixense

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Joel Breton has been known as the head of HTC’s Vive Studios content division, but is leaving the company to join Sixense as the President of the newly founded Sixense Studios and Executive Vice President of product and development.

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11 essential VR apps every Oculus Quest owner should download first

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So you've just bought yourself an Oculus Quest. Hello, wireless VR with head and hand-tracking! You're probably going to download a bunch of games (we highly recommend Beat Saber , Sports Scramble , and SuperHot VR to get you started).

Eleven Eleven’s Breakthrough Approach to Immersive Storytelling

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Eleven Eleven is poised to offer audiences a thrilling immersive story that takes place over an eleven minute and eleven second countdown to an extinction level event.

The 6 Oculus Quest games everyone should get on day one

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Can Oculus Quest change the game for virtual reality? Titles like Beat Saber and Vader Immortal could have the answer. The new VR headset became available on Tuesday for $399. It doesn't pack the same power as the Oculus Rift S , which needs to be connected to a high-powered PC.

New Oculus Touch Replacements Now On Sale For $69 Each

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Facebook’s two new VR headsets, the updated Oculus Rift S and the standalone Oculus Quest, are now out. That means accessories for both devices are available too. Those include replacements for the new Touch controllers. You can already buy replacement left and right controllers for $69 each. Fully replacing a pair would cost $138, then. Oculus is also selling replacement facial interfaces for both devices and even a replacement headband for Rift S.

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Oculus Quest and Rift S now shipping

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Facebook -owned Oculus is shipping its latest VR headgear from today. Pre-orders for the PC-free Oculus Quest and the higher end Oculus Rift S opened up three weeks ago.

Top 10 Best Oculus Quest Games To Buy At Launch

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Here at UploadVR we’ve had access to most of the Oculus Quest launch library for quite some time. In fact, we already have reviews for games like Superhot , Dance Central , Virtual Virtual Reality , Creed , and more.

Backed by LG, AmazeVR is hoping to resurrect virtual reality’s consumer dreams

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For over 100 years entrepreneurs have come to Hollywood to try their luck in the dream factory and build an empire in the business of storytelling. Propelled by new technologies, new businessmen have been landing in Los Angeles since the invention of the nickelodeon to create a studio that would dominate popular entertainment.

The Excellent Virtual Virtual Reality Launches On PSVR This Week

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It looks like Oculus Quest isn’t the only headset getting one of VR’s best experiences this week. Tender Claws’ fantastic Virtual Virtual Reality is launching on PSVR too.

HolodeckVR raises €3M from Germany’s ProSiebenSat1 to put VR onto dodgems

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Consumer VR might not have taken off in the mainstream but it’s still fun to use, and it’s even more fun to use in groups. There is more of an arcade renaissance for VR going on right now, as well as location-based multi-user VR experiences. That’s the premise behind Munich-based HolodeckVR which is using proprietary tech to blend radio frequency, IR tracking and on-device IMUs to bring multi-user positionally tracked VR to mobile headsets.

All Of Our Oculus Quest Launch Coverage In One Place

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Today’s the big day! Oculus Quest, Facebook’s long-anticipated standalone VR headset, is finally available. Fast-fingered pre-orderers should be getting units arriving on their doorsteps throughout the day. It’s like Christmas, only with annoying family time replacemed with glorious isolation. There is, quite frankly, a lot to talk about today, some of which you might have already missed.

How Boeing Uses Upskill Skylight AR To Boost Productivity

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In a recent interview, Brian Ballard, CEO of Upskill, introduced me to the company's Skylight software platform, which helps companies like Boeing manage their own AR applications. Ballard says just about everyone in manufacturing and warehousing is planning to use AR on a multitude of tasks, using the device best suited to each task, from a humble tablet to the sophisticated HoloLens.

Oculus Quest Launch Day Giveaway Livestream

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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. Do you know what day it is? It’s the day that both the Oculus Rift S and the Oculus Quest release officially!

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It’s Game Time: Oculus Quest + Rift S Now Available!

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Today marks an important moment for the VR community, as both Oculus Quest and Rift S begin shipping now! With all-in-one, fully immersive 6DOF VR

Introducing the Oculus Quest Launch Lineup, Plus Gaming News for Rift S

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Oculus Quest and Rift S are available now, which raises an interesting question: What are you gonna play first? You’ve probably got a few games