‘Blade Runner 2049’ VR Experience to Debut at San Diego Comic-Con This Month

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Theatrical release of the Blade Runner 2049 is still slated for October 6th, but San Diego-based fans will get a chance to pop into the VR representation of the Blade Runner universe starting July 20th-23rd. image courtesy San Diego Comic-Con.

‘Legion’ HoloLens Experience Coming to San Diego Comic-Con

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FX TV series Legion (2017) is getting an immersive, mixed reality experience powered by Microsoft’s HoloLens, and it’s coming to this year’s San Diego Comic-Con on July 20-23. SEE ALSO 'Blade Runner 2049' VR Experience to Debut at San Diego Comic-Con This Month.

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VR Highlights at San Diego Comic-Con 2017 Include Ready Player One And Marvel

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San Diego Comic-Con is this week and VR is poised to have its strongest presence ever. The Futurism & Tech Pavilion: A number of VR and AR experiences will be on display throughout the week at the Omni San Diego Hotel, Grand Ballroom, 4th Floor. Some of the virtual worlds to visit at the enormous fan convention are likely still under wraps, but we know two major VR-related projects are likely to anchor the week.

‘Suicide Squad’ VR Experience To Debut At San Diego Comic Con

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These Gloves Let You Play Piano in VR—and Feel It

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Combining three discrete technologies, researchers at UC San Diego have created a glove that simulates real-life force in virtual worlds. Images courtesy of UC San Diego Jacobs School of Engineering. News Gloves Jurgen Schulze Piano UC San Diego

UC San Diego Hosts a Distinctly Unconventional Event to Ignite a Future of Innovation

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This is a guest blog post contributed by Rezin8 of San Diego, California. University donors, philanthropic leaders, and esteemed pillars of the UC San Diego community gathered to kick off the public phase of an ambitious $2 billion comprehensive fundraising campaign.

Enter The World of Blade Runner 2049 In VR During San Diego Comic Con

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The sci-fi universe of Blade Runner stands as one of the most important in film history and, alongside being brought back to life with a sequel helmed by director Denis Villeneuve, fans will be able to experience the world themselves via an immersive event taking place in San Diego during Comic-Con weekend.

Oculus Unveils Blade Runner VR Experience At Comic Con; Teases New Content

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Oculus debuts the first of three upcoming Blade Runner VR titles for Gear VR & Rift along with an immersive new experience in San Diego. San Diego locals can try out the unique Blade Runner Experience at the San Diego Convention Center July 20th to July 23rd.

Suicide Squad VR Experience Coming to Comic-Con

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Just two weeks before the theatrical debut of Suicide Squad , Warner Bros will be hosting a number of Suicide Squad events at San Diego Comic-Con , including a live-action virtual reality experience. 2015 San Diego Comic-Con live-action virtual reality experience inspired by The Strain.

Suicide Squad GearVR experience may already be available in Non VR form.

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The Gear VR version will be shown at San Diego Comic Con and will be released soon but you can already download a non VR version today. Yesterday Warner Bros announced a partnership with Samsung that will see Suicide Squad on Gear VR.

Adobe Premiere Pro Now Includes VR Editing Interface ‘Project CloverVR’

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The VR interface was originally previewed at last year’s Adobe MAX in San Diego , one of 11 experimental technologies demonstrated as part of the ‘Sneaks’ session. Adobe’s VR editing interface for Premiere Pro is now available as part of this week’s Creative Cloud release.

SDCC 2017: Warner Brothers Debuts Ready Player One Movie Trailer

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Warner Brothers arrives at San Diego Comic-Con with arguably one of their largest lineups, with eyes on them for news on Blade Runner 2049, Justice League, and news for the individual DC comic book heroes. The VR industry and fans have another reason to be excited with the film adaptation of Ernest Cline’s book Ready Player One set to be shown for the first time.

Mr. Robot to have VR experience but it is available for a REALLY limited time.

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One of the major events going down during San Diego Comic Con is the debut of a VR experience for the smash USA drama Mr. Robot.

Oculus And Disney Announce Marvel Powers United VR

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Anyone at San Diego Comic Con next week will be able to try the game out at the Marvel booth.

New VR Glove Uses Muscle-Like Chambers To Simulate Touch

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New VR gloves designed by engineers at UC San Diego employ “soft robotics” to deliver tactile feedback to the wearer as they touch and interact with virtual objects. This is a first prototype but it is surprisingly effective,” Professor Michael Tolley says on the UC San Diego website. The system is designed to mimic the movement and sensation of muscle with a a component called a McKibben Muscle.

‘Ready Player One’ Film Gets First Teaser Trailer

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Ready Player One, the upcoming film directed by Steven Spielberg based on the VR-centric novel by Ernest Cline, just saw its first teaser trailer, released at this year’s San Diego Comic-Con.

Stranger Things: The VR Experience announced for PSVR

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This may very well be a port of the recent San DIego Comic Con experience in which attendees used an HTC Vive to walk through the house of Joyce Byers. Netflix’s Stranger Things: The VR Experience is coming soon to PlayStation VR.

The Creepy VR School Bus at Comic-Con

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If you’re brave enough to hop on a creepy school bus in a parking lot just outside the San Diego Comic-Con Convention Center, then brace yourself for a VR horror experience that includes some of my biggest childhood fears—namely clowns and ominous children standing in the dark.

Game Industry Job Postings Are Decreasing, But VR Jobs Are Up 400% Since 2014

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San Diego: $84,331. The number of jobs posted for game developers has declined 65 percent since 2014, according to an analysis by the job search site Indeed. The global game industry has grown to $91 billion across multiple platforms, but the number of jobs in the U.S.

SDCC 2017: Stranger Things’ VR Experience Is A Whole Other Level On HTC Vive

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At San Diego Comic Con (SDCC) this week we got the chance to stop by the Netflix interactive loft at the Hilton Gaslamp and see elaborate displays for Marvel’s Defenders, the upcoming Netflix-only film Bright, and of course Stranger Things.

SeaWorld Shifts Entertainment To Virtual Reality Coaster

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Interestingly enough, virtual reality was first used on the streets outside the San Diego aquatic park by PETA to protest the treatment of killer whales.

MLB Expands VR Content With Original 360 Video Series

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Dive deeper into the lives of baseball’s biggest up-and-comers in the new “On the Verge” 360° series. 2017 is basically becoming the year of VR for Major league baseball.

Deadpool added to the Marvel Powers United VR roster and you can play it at Comic-Con!

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To celebrate San Diego Comic-Con Oculus announced that Deadpool latest addition to the Marvel Powers United VR roster, joining Hulk, Captain Marvel, and Rocket Raccoon in the lineup for one of the most anticipated VR game of 2018.

Deadpool Suits Up For Marvel Powers United VR, Watch 7 Minutes of Gameplay

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To celebrate San Diego Comic-Con, though, Oculus today announced that everybody’s favorite Merc with a Mouth is joining the fray. Prepare your best superhero landing; Deadpool is coming to Marvel Powers United VR.

Scariest Thing at Comic-Con: American Horror Story VR

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Among the highly anticipated VR experiences making their debut at San Diego Comic-Con this year like Mr. Robot and Suicide Squad , we still had one more at the top of our list we needed to check off before the four-day convention came to an end.

The limited edition Mr Robot VR episode is live again! No VR headset required to watch in 360°.

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The MR. Robot VR experience that premiered during San Diego Comic Con for a limited time is back. Not only is it back but it is offered as just a 360° video for those without a headset. If you have not seen it and are a fan of the show it is pretty damn good and is full of the feels.

The Ridiculous Conan VR Headsets at Comic-Con

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TBS and Conan were back at it again for Comic-Con International in San Diego with a slew of 360-degree VR activations that were a pleasant change from all the other horror and action packed experiences we had already seen. Interact with Conan Pop!

‘Mr. Robot’ Streaming Limited 360 Experience Thursday

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On July 21, join the cast of Mr. Robot at San Diego’s Petco Park the 12-minute VR experience written and directed by Mr. Robot show creator, Sam Esmail.

Mr. Robot VR Simulcast Hits Comic-Con

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The first day of Comic-Con kicked off in San Diego and USA Networks made quite a spectacle of their self-destructing Mr. Robot VR experience premiere. The limited-time VR experience came and went — but don’t worry it’s coming back soon.

PSVR fans can finally get riggity riggity wrecked when Virtual Rick-Ality finally gets a Playstation VR release sometime in 2018

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As for a specific proudest moment, showing our first playable demo at San Diego Comic Con has to be up there.

Suicide Squad Debuts VR Experience at Comic-Con

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San Diego Comic-Con kicked off Thursday, bringing with it a fair share of virtual reality activations from some of the biggest entertainment brands present at the four day conference.

Deepak Chopra Hopes You’ll Find Your True Self in VR

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I’m in a vast open space under a beautiful Bodhi tree, the green-leafed branches stretching towards the heavens. I am calmed immediately, welcomed by chirping birds and nature sounds.

Rick and Morty VR Game Coming to HTC Vive

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Rick and Morty Simulator: Virtual Rick-ality will be making its debut next week at San Diego Comic-Con at the Adult Swim On The Green, so be sure to pass by if you’re interested in stepping into the shoes of a clone Morty.

Check Out The Trailer For Blade Runner 2049’s VR Experience

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Earlier this month we reported that Blade Runner 2049 was getting a VR experience that would debut at San Diego Comic Con this week. As it turns out, there are actually going to be three tie-in experiences to the movie, and the first of these has just surfaced.

Top 8 VR Animations and Comic Con Cosplays

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Rick And Morty VR developers Owlchemy Labs raise $5 million in Series A funding.

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Owlchemy will be making the upcoming Rick And Morty VR game that was announced at San Diego Comic Con. This is an incredible time for Owlchemy Labs. Job Simulator is a bundled launch title for HTC Vive and one of the most played VR games to date.

The 2017 Virtual Reality Conference and Expo Schedule

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A Work Of Heart: Owlchemy Labs Rick and Morty: Virtual Rick-ality @VRDC2107

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As for a specific proudest moment, showing our first playable demo at San Diego Comic Con has to be up there.

Batman: Arkham VR Gameplay Revealed; Pre-Orders Begin

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Unless you were lucky enough to attend E3 or the latest San Diego Comic Con and try it on the actual showfloor, you haven’t really seen a gosh darn thing game-wise. First gameplay reveals a dark, beautiful world.

US Navy Testing Gunnery Augmented Reality Helmet Next Month

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Testing will take place on the Theodore Roosevelt aircraft carrier off the coast of San Diego, California. The U.S. Navy is turning to augmented reality to boost the precision and speed of its gunners.