BBC Launches New VR Studio with Documentary about the Nile

VRScout

Currently, there is contention between Egypt and Ethiopia over the potential damming of the largest river in the world, the Nile River. And Egypt considers it a threat to its sovereignty. By taking audiences to Ethiopia, Sudan and Egypt, viewers can explore these issues up close for themselves, and understand the politics of the Nile through a new perspective.” Damming the Nile is available now, along with a new BBC Oculus Gear VR app.

Photorealistic VR Tour ‘Nefertari: Journey to Eternity’ Takes You Deep into a 3,000 Year-old Egyptian Tomb

Road to VR

Nefertari was an Egyptian queen who died around 1255 BCE, and as the first of the Great Royal Wives of Ramesses the Great, her death was commemorated in the same way many Egyptian nobles were at the time: entombed in a lavish underground structure tucked deep into the hills of the Valley of the Queens in southern Egypt.

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Horizon Home Gets Some Free Lionsgate Movies For Cowatching

Upload VR

Lionsgate movies like Gods of Egypt (3D) and Leprechaun can be watched together with friends in Meta Horizon Home. ” The Lionsgate movies are available alongside a range of 360-degree content in the Oculus TV app.

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Classic ‘Serious Sam’ Gets “Full Locomotion” VR Version ‘The First Encounter’, Next Week

Road to VR

The First Encounter will ship with the teleportation system seen in The Last Hope, but will also allow people to use standard trackpad (and presumably joystick for Oculus Touch) input to guide Sam around the levels. Old School, New Engine – Hordes of enemies and non-stop action set against the expansive and visually stunning backdrop of ancient Egypt.

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Cas & Chary Present: Awesome Things to Do in VR Other Than Gaming

Road to VR

If you have an Oculus Quest, there’s even a piano tutorial app available on SideQuest called VRTuos. On Oculus Quest, you could try VRWorkout (on SideQuest) and Supernatural VR. Imagine walking on the Great Wall Of China or climbing on top of a pyramid in Egypt.

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51 Free VR Downloads for the HTC Vive

VRScout

This week we decided to scour the Steam VR store and compile a video list of 51 free releases you can download right now for the HTC Vive or Oculus Rift. Discovr Egypt: King Tut’s Tomb. It’s been a few months since the HTC Vive began shipping to consumers and already content available on Steam VR is approaching 350 titles, excluding Steam Greenlight content.

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Visit the Ancient Rome in VR with Rome Reborn

The Ghost Howls

The Oculus Rift shipped in spring 2016. He was very impressed and offered us direct access to executives of Oculus, who helped us in various ways to develop our VR applications. By the summer of 2018, we were ready to unveil our work to the general public through the stores of Apple, Microsoft, Oculus, and Vive. At the moment, this means solutions such as the Samsung Gear VR and the Oculus GO. Oculus Go headset (Image by Oculus).

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OpenSim usage stats down due with outages, closures

Hypergrid Business

OpenSim is a free, open-source virtual world platform that†s compatible with the Oculus Rift. The events and activities will be hosted on different regions including Steampunk, 1890s Egypt, Regency, Bayou, and the yet-to-be opened medieval fantasy region.

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5 Killer Markets for Your Virtual Reality Startup

Infinityleap

The recent introduction of high-tech viewers, such as the Oculus Rift, HTC Vive, and the Samsung Gear VR make it possible for innovative developers to reinvent gaming. Field trips to museums may still be popular with primary school children, but they will soon have to compete with trips to Egypt to explore the great pyramids, or with visits to the barren surface of Mars. Virtual Reality is set to reach a market value of $30 billion by 2020, according to estimates from Digi-Capital.

Staking Claim to a Digital Plot in AR, with SuperWorld’s Hrish Lotlikar

XR for Business Podcast

I think I have a piece of the Taj Mahal, and the pyramids in Egypt, and some places in Manhattan, but I definitely want to keep a lot of stuff for our users to buy. So we’ve launched Crowe: The Drowned Armory on Oculus and HTC. It’s on Steam and Oculus.

Staking Claim to a Digital Plot in AR, with SuperWorld's Hrish Lotlikar

XR for Business Podcast

I think I have a piece of the Taj Mahal, and the pyramids in Egypt, and some places in Manhattan, but I definitely want to keep a lot of stuff for our users to buy. So we've launched Crowe: The Drowned Armory on Oculus and HTC. It's on Steam and Oculus. Imagine owning the digital real estate surrounding the Taj Mahal. Well, to be real with you, you can't have all of it - today's guest, SuperWorld co-founder Hrish Lotlikar, already has a piece.

How Nokia Broke Into Virtual Reality With Its Ozo Camera

UploadVR Between Realities podcast

The idea is that, as soon as we identified VR was coming — this was before the Oculus acquisition by Facebook — it was clear that one part of VR would be computer-generated experiences, games being the major example. If something goes crazy and the pyramids in Egypt are destroyed, we’ll never see them again. We started seeing the first Oculus and HTC headsets this year. We also monitor the major VR content hubs, like the Oculus store, Little Star, Disney VR, and so on.

Best VR Apps You Must Have in 2018

VeeR VR

According to UploadVR , Oculus intends to release their higher-end standalone VR headset named Santa Cruz at the first quarter of 2019. Oculus is ambitious on taking the market share by designing a VR headset with cameras added for inside-out tracking of 6DOF head movement and two Oculus Touch-style controllers. While waiting for the release of Oculus Santa Cruz, we know that your desire for consuming high-quality VR content can’t wait. on Steam and the Oculus store.

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