‘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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‘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 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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‘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.

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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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.

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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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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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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‘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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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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PSVR Horror Game ‘Stifled’ Coming to Vive, Rift & PC Next Week

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Stifled (2017) originally launched last year as a PSVR exclusive, but now Singaporean studio Gattai Games is bringing the echolocation-based horror game to Rift, Vive, and PC next week.

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Steam Leak Reveals Detailed Player Counts For Top VR Games

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A recent oopsie-do by Valve gives us the total player count for thousands of Steam games. Thanks to a recent data leak within the Steam Achievements API, thousands of games available on the Steam library have had information regarding their total player counts made available to the public.

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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.

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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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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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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Niantic Reveals Augmented Reality Platform for Multiplayer Gaming & Interaction with Real World Objects

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Location-based gaming pioneer Niantic has offered a preview of its augmented reality cloud platform that could change the immersive content game yet again.

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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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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‘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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‘Battlezone VR’ Studio Announces VR Puzzle Game ‘Arca’s Path’, Teaser Trailer Here

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The upcoming game, which is developed by Dream Reality and published by Rebellion, is targeting PSVR, Steam VR, Oculus Rift, Oculus Go and Gear VR, with launch slated for later this year.

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Here’s All 14 PSVR Games PlayStation is Showing off at Its E3 2018 Booth

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Sony might not have spent much time focused on PSVR at their E3 2018 presentation last night but the company has brought a heaping helping of VR games for attendees to try at the PlayStation E3 booth this week.

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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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Oculus Announces Asymmetric Co-op Heist Game ‘Covert’ for Oculus Go & Gear VR

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Los Angeles-based White Elk Studios , a team founded by former members of the God of War team, and Oculus Studios today announced a new co-op game called Covert.

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Resolution Games Ports Popular Fishing Game from VR to Augmented Reality

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game for the Gear VR and Daydream platforms, VR developer Resolution Games is bringing the virtual fishing fun to augmented reality. The game will be available for iOS and Android devices, utilizing the respective AR toolkits of the mobile operating systems.

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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‘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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‘Hotel Transylvania’ VR Rhythm Game Comes to VR Arcades in North America, Europe & China

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Hot on the heels of Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation (2018), which hit the box offices last week, comes a newly announced VR rhythm game that lets you grove to the spooky beats DJ’ed by series’ characters Drac, Mavis, or Johnny.

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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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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Squanch Games Announces ‘Trover Saves the Universe’ for PSVR & PS4, Teaser Here

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Squanch Games, the studio headed by Rick and Morty creator Justin Roiland, today announced a new VR game at Sony’s E3 2018 keynote. Squanch is currently also developing a Daydream exclusive mobile VR game Dr. Splorchy Presents: Space Heroes, revealed at GDC 2018 in March.

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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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New ‘Jurassic World’ VR Game to Debut at Dave & Buster’s Across North America Next Week

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” The game, which is said to last five minutes, takes you to the abandoned site of Jurassic World for an expedition focused on rescuing the dinosaurs of Isla Nublar. Last year, Universal announced an expansion of its games team, which included greater investment in game development.

Oculus Brings ‘Boggle’ to Social VR App ‘Rooms’, More Hasbro Games ‘coming soon’

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Oculus first announced that Boggle and other Hasbro board games would be coming to Oculus’ mobile VR platform back at F8, Facebook’s developer conference. We teamed up with @HasbroNews to bring some beloved tabletop games to Oculus Rooms on #OculusGo and Gear VR.

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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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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.

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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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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