The Top 5 Games for Oculus Rift

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In our breakdown of the top 5 games for Oculus Touch and top 5 for the Xbox One gamepad, we take a look at some of the best games currently on the Oculus Store. Before we start, don’t forget that your Rift also works with compatible games purchased through Steam.

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The Top 5 Games For HTC Vive

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Here we take a look at our top 5 games for Vive, and a little more information you might need to get you started. Valve’s The Lab (2016) is without a doubt among the best games, free or otherwise, so we just had to add it.

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The Best VR Sports Games for the Oculus Rift

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After digging into nearly 20 titles, we’ve pulled together the top five VR sports games for the Oculus Rift that will scratch that itch for anyone looking for VR gameplay that’s both active and competitive.

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15 New PSVR Game Trailers From Paris Games Week

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Paris Games Week is here and Sony has revealed a slew of new trailers showing off their lineup of PSVR games coming in 2017 and 2018. Developer: Fast Travel Games. Developer: Disruptive Games. Developer: Gattai Games. Developer: Bit Planet Games.

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‘Beat Saber’ Early Access Review – a VR Rhythm Game for Budding Jedi Knights

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Beat Saber is a single player rhythm game in Early Access that puts two lightsabers in your hands and tasks you with one of the funkiest, most stylish Jedi training regimes this side of Alderaan. Variability there too will be key to the game’s continued success.

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Geek & Sundry Debuts Weekly VR180 Board Game Series

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If you’re a fan of board games, Dungeons & Dragons or just niche geek culture in general, then odds are you’ve heard of Geek & Sundry. Each episode features a new game as well as a new set of cast members ready to bring the heat such as Ivan Van Norman, Becca Scott, and many more. “We

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‘Resident Evil 7: Biohazard’ Nabs ‘Best VR/AR Game’ at The Game Awards 2017

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The yearly fanfare of the Game Awards has come and gone, leaving Capcom with the award for Best VR/AR Game for their massively successful horror-adventure Resident Evil 7 : Biohazard (2017), a game that equally supports both PSVR and traditional monitors.

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‘Dr. Splorchy Presents: Space Heroes’ is Squanch Games’ new Daydream Exclusive

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In partnership with Google, developers Squanch Games have revealed Dr. Splorchy Presents: Space Heroes , the first in a series of exclusive games for the Daydream VR platform. Announced today, the game is playable on the GDC show floor at Google’s booth.

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VR Quiz Game ‘Go Guess’ Uses Google 360 Captures to Make You Guess Where You Are

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Go Guess (2018) is a new interactive VR quiz game from developers Oblix that tosses you into Google 360 captures and makes you to guess where you are. The post VR Quiz Game ‘Go Guess’ Uses Google 360 Captures to Make You Guess Where You Are appeared first on Road to VR.

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AR-Enhanced ‘Warhammer’ Trading Card Game to Launch July 2018

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Warhammer Age of Sigmar Champions is an upcoming physical and digital trading card game coming to iOS, Android, and PC in July. Pre-registration for Warhammer Age of Sigmar Champions can be found on the game’s official website.

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Open Source Game Engine ‘Godot Engine’ Gets VR Support

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Lead developer Juan Linietsky describes the GDNative ARVR framework as “tightly knit,” allowing support for other VR platforms to be developed “independently of the core game engine.”. The post Open Source Game Engine ‘Godot Engine’ Gets VR Support appeared first on Road to VR.

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Valve Reveals 2017’s Top Selling VR Games on Steam

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Among the charts is a list of the top 100 best selling VR games on Steam in 2017 , as measured by gross revenue. – – — – – Looking for 2017’s top VR games across platforms? Check out Road to VR’s 2017 Game of the Year winners.

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VR Mining Game ‘Cave Digger’ Coming to Steam for Free This Week, Launch Trailer Here

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Cave Digger is an upcoming room-scale mining game for SteamVR-compatible headsets that places you deep into the Earth using your handy mining elevator and a number of mining tools and devices to extract valuable resources.

‘Rick and Morty VR’ Tops the Charts for Most Downloaded PSVR Game in April

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Rick and Morty: Virtual Rick-ality (2017) seems to have done well enough to rate it the number one most downloaded game this past month on PSVR, beating out the VR stalwarts Job Simulator (2016) and Superhot VR (2017).

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Studio Behind ‘Prison Boss VR’ Launches Kickstarter for VR Jousting Game ‘Jousting Time’

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Trebuchet, the Montreal-based studio behind Prison Boss VR (2017) , just launched a Kickstarter campaign for a new game that places you on the back of a trusty steed and puts a lance in your free hand.

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Adult Gaming Portal Nutaku Launches Two VR Games

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The world of adult gaming is heading in an inevitable direction: interactive virtual reality sex. Mature gaming portal Nutaku this month launched two new interactive VR experiences on its platform in Elven Love: Naughty Rituals by Red Vibe Studios and Candy Valley Network’s SexBot: Quality Assurance Simulator. I can’t help but wonder if the game was at all inspired by Owlchemy Labs’ popular VR launch game, Job Simulator. Experiences Gaming

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Hands-on: ‘Starbear: Taxi’ is an Unbearably Cute Arcade Taxi Game with RC Spaceships

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Funktronic Labs , the studio behind Cosmic Trip (2017) , today launched their latest title, an arcade remote-controlled taxi game dubbed Starbear: Taxi (2018).

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Two Ways to Play Non-VR Games With the Oculus Rift or HTC Vive

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Games that are specifically developed for VR are always going to look and play the best in a VR headset, but let’s face it, most of us probably have huge libraries of traditional games, and you may be wondering “Can I play regular games on the Oculus Rift or HTC Vive?”—the

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The nostalgia filled VR game-within-a-game Pixel Ripped 1989 is launching in May.

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Although there exists a multitude of ways to get your video game fix in today, often we reminisce over the "good ole days". Hell part of the charm in the novel and upcoming film Ready Player One is its super call back to retro gaming. VR Gaming

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Acclaimed VR Puzzle Game ‘FORM’ Now Available for Oculus Rift

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Release in June, FORM is a VR puzzle game which has received top marks for its imposing, dream-like architecture and geometric puzzles. Now the game is available for Oculus Rift via both SteamVR and the Oculus store with a discount for the next week.

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Sony Highlights 30+ PSVR Games Launching This Spring

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Over on the US PlayStation Blog , SIEA Social Media Manager Justin Massongill has compiled a list of 34 PSVR games targeting a Spring 2018 release. Snail Games. The post Sony Highlights 30+ PSVR Games Launching This Spring appeared first on Road to VR.

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Elijah Wood Launching Creepy VR Game ‘Transference’

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Ubisoft and Elijah Wood are making a VR game about hacking your brain. Leave it up to Elijah Wood and the folks over at Ubisoft to combine entertainment and gaming into an immersive psychological thriller experience that leaves you more unsettled than when you started.

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CCP Games’ ‘Sparc’ to Launch Exclusively on PSVR This Year

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The sports game was originally expected to arrive this year on multiple VR platforms. Developers CCP Games, famous for the persistent MMORPG Eve Online , have been at the forefront of VR development for several years, creating the successful VR spin-off titles Eve: Valkyrie and Gunjack.

‘ARKTIKA.1’ Devs Detail Game’s Deadly Weaponry

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is an anticipated Oculus Rift exclusive coming from renowned developer 4A Games , the studio behind the Metro series. Significant attention to detail has been paid to the game’s weapons which sport unique functionality and somehow rather beautiful designs. ARKTIKA.1

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New VorpX Feature Makes non-VR Games Look and Play Better in VR

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VorpX is a 3D driver which allows users to play their non-VR game library immersively through an Oculus Rift or HTC Vive headset. which makes it easier to dial in each game’s settings for ideal immersion and performance in VR.

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Cloudhead Games – Lessons Learned From Five Years of VR Locomotion Experiments

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Both the Rift and the Vive first launched to consumers around this time two years ago, but their debut, and the games that launched alongside them, were the culmination of years of prior game design experimentation in a new medium that brought both new opportunities and challenges.

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All The PSVR Games Announced At Paris Games Week

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Sony’s PlayStation Media Showcase at Paris Games Week has officially come and gone leaving audiences thirsty for a bounty of newly-revealed games. All of which looks even cooler when the game breaks into slow motion.

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‘Pokémon GO’ Makers Announce Harry Potter AR Game, Releasing 2018

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Niantic, the minds behind Ingress and the smash hit Pokémon GO, have partnered with Warner Bros and WB Games to bring a new location-based Harry Potter-themed AR game to mobile phones.

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Multiple ‘The Walking Dead’ Interactive VR Games Are in Development

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Skybound Entertainment in partnership with Skydance Interactive have confirmed that multiple interactive VR games based on the hugely popular The Walking Dead franchise are in the works.

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VR Mech Combat Game ‘Vox Machinae’ is Back with Motion Input, Closed Beta Coming Soon

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With VR’s strengths for cockpit-based games, you’d think that there would be more quality mech titles available to today’s headsets. He also says that the studio plans to release the game in “one form or another” this year.

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Kid Friendly VR Games For HTC VIVE

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We’ve even see you create VR workout routines out of games to help you lose some extra pounds — fantastic. But one question we see more frequently and expect more of as we get closer to the holidays in a couple months is recommendations for kid friendly VIVE games. Gaming Experiences.

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Sony Announces 5 Brand New Games Heading to PSVR

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The range of games is diverse, from shooter to puzzle, to horror, and more. Though Skyrim is coming to PSVR, Sony’s E3 presentation also featured a section dedicated to brand new PSVR games not seen anywhere else yet. The game is due to launch in September.

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‘Resident Evil 7: Biohazard’ Wins Golden Joystick’s Best VR Game of 2017

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The 2017 Golden Joystick Awards winners are in, revealed last night at the 35th annual ceremony that celebrated the best in gaming this year. The ‘Best VR Game’ category was a new addition to the awards show this year. Best Indie Game – Friday the 13th: The Game.

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