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HTC Vive Cosmos Pre-orders to Start September 12th

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HTC Vive Cosmos, the company’s upcoming PC VR headset, is officially going into pre-order starting September 12th. HTC announced the news via Twitter, saying that more information, including specs, price, and special offers will be made public at the time when pre-orders go live.

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Beat Saber Partners With SUBPAC On Limited Edition Haptic Vest, Available Now

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‘Feel the Beat’ for $299. In the world of haptic feedback accessories, the SUBPAC Wearable Physical Sound System is a favorite among VR entertainment providers.

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Exclusive: Vality is Building a Compact VR Headset with Ultra-high Resolution

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Germany-based startup Vality is developing a VR headset that aims to offer near-retina resolution in a compact form-factor. This week, Road to VR got an exclusive hands-on with an early prototype of the Vality headset.

#BuildTheFuture Immersive Collaborative Environments

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The Wild partners up with Igloo Vision to bring real-time collaboration to shared XR environments.

HTC Vive Cosmos Pre-Orders Begin Sept. 12

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HTC revealed its Vive Cosmos VR headset will be available for pre-order beginning Sept. We still have lots of questions about the new headset and that includes impressions of the hardware itself.

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WaveOptics Secures Additional $13M to Expand AR Optics Manufacturing

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WaveOptics, a designer and manufacturer of waveguide optics for AR displays, announced it’s raised a total of $39 million (£30m) in Series C funding, something the company says will help scale its business operations in the UK, US and Asia, and build a high volume manufacturing capability.

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‘Battlewake’ Review – Explosive Nautical Combat in Need of Deeper Waters

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Battlewake is a pirate ship combat game that seems to have it all; not only does it boast a campaign for both solo and two-player co-op, but also online PvP and a co-op ‘ongoing missions’ mode—certainly nothing to sneeze at in terms of a VR game.

Foldable AR Headset Offers Private Theater Experience For Smartphones, Game Consoles, And Drones

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DreamGlass Air blows past its Kickstarter goal by nearly $730,000 USD. With just 15 days left to go in the DreamGlass Air Kickstarter campaign, I think it’s safe to say the portable AR headset has successfully secured its funding.

Nintendo Patents Possible Simplified Switch VR Headset

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A new Nintendo Switch VR headset has been spotted in patents that could hint at a new product. Let’s Go Digital first spotted the patent , which was reportedly originally filed in February 2018 and granted last month.

Industrial AR is All About Product-Market Fit

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This post is adapted from ARtillery Intelligence’s latest report, Industrial AR: Benefits & Barriers. It includes some of its data and takeaways. More can be previewed here and subscribe for the full report.

Gothic VR Adventure Witching Tower Hits PSVR Next Week

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Get ready to take up arms and slay some skeletons; Witching Tower hits PSVR next week. Developer Daily Magic Productions just confirmed a September 17 release date for the game on Sony’s headset.

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Escape Room Last Labyrinth Confirmed for Oculus Quest, Multi-Platform Launch in November

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After its recent showcase on the PlayStation VR booth during the Tokyo Game Show (TGS) 2019, Last Labyrinth will soon be coming to all major virtual reality (VR) headsets. Japanese developer Amata K.K.

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VR Escape Room Last Labyrinth Coming To Quest, Launches November

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We finally have a release date for promising VR escape room game, Last Labyrinth. The game will be launching on pretty much all VR platforms on November 13. That includes the Oculus Quest, support for which was announced for the first time today.

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drew label. Debuts Augmented Reality App and Street Art To Famous LA Landmarks

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Los Angeles, Hollywood, and Santa Monica are famous cities you can unlock drew label. ’s s hidden works of art. Label’s creative works include “toast.” as well as the August 6 launch of his “label. LA” app.

Minecraft For Oculus Quest ‘Under Review’ By Microsoft

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Minecraft for Oculus Quest and Oculus Go is now marked as ‘Under Review’ on Microsoft’s feedback tracker. The request for an Oculus Quest port was posted in May of this year. It is now the 3rd most upvoted suggestion of all time on the Minecraft feedback hub. A similar request for Oculus Go was made back in July 2018, and is also highly upvoted.

Feel the Rhythm With the Limited Edition Beat Saber SUBPAC Available for £299

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Beat Saber has become quite the virtual reality (VR) phenomenon, mixing infectious tunes with addictive gameplay. But what could make that whole experience even better? More bass, haptic feedback, both?

Vanishing Realms: Making A VR RPG As A Solo Indie Developer

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Vanishing Realms just exited Early Access and released its massive expansion DLC, The Sundered Rift. We had great things to say in our full review and took some time to send a few questions over Kelly Bailey from Indimo Labs about its development that spanned across nearly four years.

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Preview: Viro Move – More Moves Than You Can Sweat to

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Virtual reality (VR) and fitness seem to be going hand-in-hand more than ever, as developers realise the market for losing calories whilst playing videogames. Titles like BoxVR and Beat Saber offer energetic experiences with one core gameplay mechanic.

Naval Combat VR Game Battlewake From Survios Now Available

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Starting today the latest VR game from Survios, Battlewake ( hands-on preview ), is now available for PC VR headsets and NA PSVR accounts. Its release for Oculus Quest and EU PSVR are still forthcoming.

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Collaboration Tool The Wild Partners With Igloo Vision on Shared Immersive Environments

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After announcing support for Oculus Quest a couple of months ago, virtual reality (VR) collaboration tool The Wild has announced its next step, partnering with Igloo Vision, a specialist in immersive 360° projection spaces.

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SteamVR Update 1.7 Adds New Default PC VR View And Bug Fixes

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Valve updated SteamVR today with new device status icons and a default view into VR docked to the window. A post detailing the update on Steam explains “the new VR View is docked to the bottom of the status window with the option to undock or go full screen.

Gamescom 2019 Interview: Lifting the lid on Kamile VR

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There was myriad of virtual reality (VR) developers from across the globe at Gamescom 2019 last month, covering a whole swath of gaming genres. While some were well versed in dealing with the crowds for others it was their debut event.

Ubisoft AAA VR Game, Half-Life VR Code, Win Skyworld! || VRecap

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Storm the Seven Seas in ‘Battlewake,’ Available Now on the Rift Platform

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Ahoy, landlubbers. Prepare to get your sea legs because high-action, ocean-faring adventure Battlewake from Survios is now available on the Rift Platform

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Poker VR Quest Trailer (Mega Particles) – Quest, Rift, Go, Gear

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NOSTOS Online VR RPG: One Hour Of Closed Beta Gameplay

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Tilt Five AR Glasses: Experience Trailer

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Marvel Dimension of Heroes AR Trailer (Lenovo)

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