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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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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20 VR Games Releasing in 2018 We’re Excited About

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We’ve rounded up a list of 20-something VR games launching in 2018 that we’re excited about, covering all three major VR systems: PSVR, Oculus Rift and HTC Vive. ARK Park is a multiplayer adventure game based on the world of ARK:Survival Evolved (2017). 3 Games from Valve.

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PlayStation VR to Get 60+ More Games Through Early 2018, Nearly Doubling Game Catalog

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It’s been a whole year since the PlayStation VR launched, and Sony is nearly doubling down on its extensive catalog of games with +60 more titles confirmed to come to PSVR between now and early 2018.

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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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Atari to Debut ‘Rollercoaster Tycoon Joyride’, Its First VR Game, This Month at GDC

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The game is slated to launch in the first half of 2018 on PS4 with support for PSVR. Details are light on exactly what the game will entail, including who will be responsible for developing the game (Atari functions as the publisher), but PlayStation VR support has been confirmed.

Oculus to Show Brand New Game Demos at GDC, Detail What’s Ahead in 2018

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We expect this means we’ll see the latest builds of previously announced games, but there’s a good chance some brand new titles will be revealed as well. ” The post Oculus to Show Brand New Game Demos at GDC, Detail What’s Ahead in 2018 appeared first on Road to VR.

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Survival Game ‘Island Time VR’ Strands You on a Deserted Island, Launching Spring 2018

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From Flight School Studio, the creators of Manifest 99 (2017) , comes a new survival game that maroons you on a small deserted island, leaving you with only your wits and crafting skills at your disposal.

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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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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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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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‘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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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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Play Arcade Combat Game ‘Eternity Warriors VR’ This Weekend on Rift For Free

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Eternity Warriors VR , an arcade combat game from Beijing-based indie studio Vanimals and Eternity Warriors franchise creators Glu Mobile, is opening up access to Rift owners for free this weekend.

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All The PSVR Games Announced At Paris Games Week


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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Survios’s Next VR Title is ‘Creed: Rise to Glory’, a Boxing Game with Ambitious Mechanics

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Hot on the tail of Survios’ latest release, Sprint Vector (2018) , the studio today announced their next VR project, Creed: Rise to Glory , a VR boxing game being developed in partnership with MGM as a complement to the upcoming Creed II movie.

‘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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Elijah Wood Launching Creepy VR Game ‘Transference’


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.

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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MLB ‘Home Run Derby VR’ Game to Land on PSVR and Vive This Spring

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The game, first trialed at All-Star FanFest back in June, is now heading to a total of 10 ballparks for the 2018 season, and also to consumers on PSVR and Vive this spring. The post MLB ‘Home Run Derby VR’ Game to Land on PSVR and Vive This Spring appeared first on Road to VR.

VRChat User Has Terrifying Seizure In-Game


On a serious note, it is heartening to see a group of users in a game notorious for its chaos, genuinely come together in support of a player they no nothing about, even if for a brief moment. The post VRChat User Has Terrifying Seizure In-Game appeared first on VRScout.

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HTC: Valve is Still “very committed” to Making its Three Full VR Games

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Dan O’Brien, Vive general manager for the Americas, revealed to The Rolling Stone that Valve was still “very committed” to the promise of delivering its three VR games: “I manage the relationship with Valve,” O’Brien says. “I

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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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Owlchemy Labs to Unveil Next VR Game Tonight at The Game Awards

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Charged up from the multi-million dollar success of Job Simulator (2016) and its more recent game Rick and Morty: Virtual Rick-ality (2017), Owlchemy Labs recently revealed they’re teasing their next VR game at this year’s Game Awards.

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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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How Will VR Gaming Change Us?


Despite advances across many industry verticals such as healthcare, training, and retail, the most widely understood application of VR so far has been games. Here are the things VR gaming, as well as future applications of immersive media, will change the way we interact. News Gaming

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Viveport Subscription Adds 8 New Games for July

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HTC continues to expand the app selection on its Viveport subscription service, adding 8 new games for July, detailed on the official Vive blog. The $7/month service allows unlimited access to any 5 titles each month from a selection of over 150 games and apps.

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Magic Leap to Offer “Deep Dive” on AR Game Design at GDC

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Attendees will be introduced to the concept of spatial computing, where tech is able to detect and respond to the environment, creating a seamless blend of the real and the digital, offering new potential for game experiences.

‘The Walking Dead’ Launching Location-Based AR Game


We’re finally getting a preview of AMC’s upcoming location-based augmented reality (AR) game based on the hit series “The Walking Dead.” Google Maps will power the upcoming location-based AR game, letting you fight walkers on the streets, in the park, or just sitting on the sofa.

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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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Valve Confirms Development on “three full [VR] games, not experiments”

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The company behind some of the greatest games ever made— Half-Life , Portal , Counter Strike , Team Fortress , to name a few—is far from done with VR. He’s had the ability to think about what the input device is and design a system while he designs games.

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Kid Friendly VR Games For HTC VIVE


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 to Nearly Double the Total Number of PSVR Games by End of 2018

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According to a report by Silicon Era , Sony expects to increase the number of PSVR games from 150 to 280 over the course of 2018. PSVR has a little under a tenth of the number of non-VR games currently listed on PSN.

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VR & AR Goes For Gold At 2018 Winter Olympic Games


You can experience the 2018 Winter Olympic Games in entirely new ways. The 2018 Winter Olympic Games is getting a big technology boost when it opens on February 9th in Pyeongchang, South Korea. The post VR & AR Goes For Gold At 2018 Winter Olympic Games appeared first on VRScout.

‘ARKTIKA.1’ Behind-the-scenes – Insights & Artwork from 4A Games

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Ahead of the game’s launch tomorrow (Tuesday) on the Oculus Rift, we spoke with the game’s executive producer, John Bloch, to peer inside the making of the game. ‘Citadel’ concept art | Image courtesy 4A Games. Touch Made 4A Games Pull the Trigger.

Sony Announces ‘Smurfs’ Mixed Reality HoloLens Game


The latest Smurfs film gets it’s own mixed reality children’s game for Microsoft’s HoloLens. Of course it’s difficult to say how many children will actually get to experience this neat little game. Games News AR Augmented Reality HoloLens Microsoft Mixed Reality Smurfs Sony Unit 9

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3 Great VR Party Games to Play With Friends and Family This Holiday

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But a few great VR party games let people both inside and outside of VR participate in the fun, and you only need one headset! Keep Talking and Nobody Explodes is easily one of the best VR party games out there, and, now available on Daydream , it’s also the most widely available.

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Google Offering $40 Game Bundle With New Daydream View Headset

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From now until the end of 2017, Google is offering a game bundle worth $40 with every Daydream View purchase, which includes some of the platform’s best titles. The post Google Offering $40 Game Bundle With New Daydream View Headset appeared first on Road to VR.

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