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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‘Budget Cuts’ Review – Killer Robots Meet Killer VR Game Mechanics

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Budget Cuts, a first-person stealth VR game, has been eagerly awaited since Stockholm-based indie studio Neat Corporation first released a free demo in 2016. If you find yourself wishing for a silenced pistol, then you’re not playing the game right.

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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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First-Person Angry Birds Game Announced For Magic Leap One

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One mobile gaming’s most prolific franchises arrives on the Magic Leap One this fall. Now the seemingly unkillable franchise has set it sights on the world of immersive content with a new AR game that presents the series from a brand new perspective. .

VR Game Releases For September 2018

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Every month we aim to round up each and every VR game release for you in one single place — this is September’s list. And if you’re a VR game developer planning to release a game soon — let us know! Rift, Vive, and Windows VR Game Releases For September 2018.

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VR Game Releases For August 2018

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Every month we aim to round up each and every VR game release for you in one single place — this is August’s list. There are some big VR games coming this month. And if you’re a VR game developer planning to release a game soon — let us know!

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‘Luna’ is a Beautiful Introduction to VR for Gaming Novices

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The game’s unique artwork had me intrigued. The level of detail and the unique art style makes the game incredibly charming. The interactions are all easy to complete and the game is responsive. This is why I could see this game being very accessible for entry level VR users.

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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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Pulse Pounding Rhythm Game ‘Thumper’ Comes to Oculus Go Tomorrow

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Thumper (2016) , a totally unique rhythm game and verifiable indie gem, is heading to Oculus Go tomorrow, September 6th. Developer Drool tells Road to VR that it currently has no plans for bring the game to Gear VR. We gave the game an 8.5

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The 5 Best Free Games on HTC Vive

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Steam is chocked full of free games that support HTC Vive, but it may be difficult with all that choice to know exactly which games to start out with, especially if that shiny new HTC Vive or HTC Vive Pro blew out your remaining games budget. Free Games With Revive.

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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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VR Stealth Game ‘Espire 1’ Coming to Vive & Rift in 2019, Teaser Trailer Here

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Espire 1: VR Operative is an upcoming single-player Metal Gear Solid- style stealth game developed by Melbourne-based Digital Lode and published by Tripwire Interactive.

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Designing ‘Virtual Virtual Reality’, One of Mobile VR’s Most Immersive Games Yet

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This guest article by Mitch Mastroni, Interaction Designer at Tender Claws, the studio behind the game, explores how the game achieved significant immersion even on more restrictive mobile VR headsets. It also enhances game feel by giving virtual objects weight.

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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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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First-person ‘Angry Birds’ AR Game is Coming to Magic Leap This Fall

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Angry Birds, the mobile breakout hit, is coming to Magic Leap in a brand new game called Angry Birds FPS: First Person Slingshot. Due to launch this Fall, the game is quite literally a first-person take on the physics-based slingshot smasher game.

‘Sword Art Online’ Producer Takes Lead in New VR Manga Game ‘TOKYO CHRONOS’, Kickstarter Launches Today

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Japanese VR studio MyDearest and Los Angeles-based Sekai Project are launching a Kickstarter campaign today to fund the development of a new VR manga game. Dubbed TOKYO CHRONOS , the VR visual novel game is targeting HTC Vive, Oculus Rift, and PSVR.

Nokia's Snake Game Slithers into Augmented Reality via Facebook AR

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If you're a part of Generation X or a Millennial, there's a good chance that the first mobile game you played was Snake on an old school Nokia phone. The other AR experience is called Snake Real World, which lets users play the classic game in their.

Valve Reveals 2018’s Top Selling VR Games on Steam (so far)

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Just in time for the end of Steam’s summer sale, Valve has released a list of the top selling VR games of 2018 so far. The the list on Steam doesn’t specifically show the exact rankings according to sales within the tier (reload the list and games are shuffled).

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Pizza Hut Teams Up with NFL for Scannable Pizza Boxes & Augmented Reality Beanbag Game

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After parting ways with Papa John's, the National Football League has drafted Pizza Hut as its official pizza purveyor, and the company has hit the field with an augmented reality game to entertain hungry football fans.

The 5 Best Free Games on Oculus Rift

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There are plenty of great games out there for Oculus Rift, with the Oculus Store featuring a number of top titles certainly worth your hard-earned money. High production value, engaging VR mechanics, Touch optimization: the games below have it all. Developer : Epic Games.

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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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‘I Expect You To Die’ Studio Releases Educational VR Chemistry Game ‘HoloLab Champions’

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Schell Games, the studio behind popular spy-themed VR puzzle I Expect You To Die (2016) , today launched a VR chemistry lab practice game that aims to get students excited about chemistry by gamifying an otherwise time intensive (and possibly dangerous) lab learning experience.

Mech Combat Game ‘Vox Machinae’ Coming Soon to VR & PC, New Trailer Here

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Designed from the ground-up for VR, the game’s mech cockpits are said to feature plenty of controls and displays to manipulate, as the game boasts full motion controller support; both gamepad and mouse and keyboard will be available for players on traditional monitors.

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One of Mobile VR’s Best Games, ‘Virtual Virtual Reality’, Now Available on Rift

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Virtual Virtual Reality is one of mobile VR’s best games to date, and you can now play an enhanced version on the Oculus Rift. The game is rated nearly five stars on each of its available platforms.

How to fix Vive controllers not working inside SteamVR games

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So, the first thing to do if the various reboots didn’t work is trying opening a SteamVR game and see if there the controllers work (you can see and move them). You can find how to do it with or without removing all your games here.

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‘I Expect You to Die’ Studio Working on Sword Fighting Game for Multiple VR Platforms

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Schell Games, the makers of the critically-acclaimed spy-themed escape room game I Expect You to Die (2016) , recently announced that they’re currently developing a dual-wielding sword fighting game that has elements of what the studio calls “a lightweight dungeon crawler.”

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Exclusive: Cloudhead Games Goes In-depth with Knuckles EV2 & Predecessors

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It’s hard to believe that it’s been almost two years since the SteamVR Knuckles controllers were first revealed using a demo of our game, Call of the Starseed (2016) , at Steam Devs Days 2016. Denny is the CEO and Creative Director of Cloudhead Games. Image courtesy Cloudhead Games.

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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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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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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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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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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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‘Golem’ on Track for 2018 Launch, Affirms Highwire Games

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Despite several delays under its belt, Golem , a unique looking VR adventure title headed to PSVR, is on track to launch in 2018, affirms developer Highwire Games. We reached out to Highwire Games to learn what we could, and are happy to report that Golem is still alive and well.

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Insomniac Games - New game to reclaim your world. More coming June 7, 2018

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From the creators or Edge of Nowhere and The Unspoken, Insomniac Games is teasing a new video for a new game with more information coming June 7, 2018. Insomniac games claim the new game will "Establish a sense of wonder" and "you'll be able to go where ever you want."

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Green Man Gaming Summer Sale Brings Big Discounts to Top VR Games

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Now’s your time to pick up some great deals on top VR games, some discounted at more than 50% off. Your wallet may have just recovered, but some deep discounts are now available on Green Man Gaming , an authorized reseller of Steam codes.

Cheeky Airport Security Game ‘TSA Frisky’ to Launch May 17th

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TSA Frisky is an upcoming room-scale game that turns the tables on travelers and their would-be airport security officers. The post Cheeky Airport Security Game ‘TSA Frisky’ to Launch May 17th appeared first on Road to VR.

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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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New 'Jurassic World Alive' AR Game Takes Everything Great About Pokémon Go & Adds Dinosaurs

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The premise of Jurassic World revolves around splicing genes to create new dinosaurs, so it is fitting that the location-based AR game is a clone of Pokémon GO merged with the DNA of the Jurassic Park franchise. As such, the game has two main attractions: hunting and fighting.

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Open-World Survival Game ‘The Forest’ Gets Beta VR Support in New Update

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The Forest (2018) , a first-person open world-survival game from Endnight , launched out of a four-year stint on Steam Early Access last month. The base game ( Steam link ) includes the ability to: Chop down trees to build a camp, or start a fire to keep warm.

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