‘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.

‘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.

Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan Hyper-Reality Experience Heading To San Diego Comic-Con


With San Diego Comic-Con International just around the corner, excitement surrounding this years crop of multi-genre entertainment and comic exhibits have once again begun to mount. Step into the shoes of a deadly black-ops spy in this 30-foot tall location-based VR experience.

San Diego’s Nanome, Inc. Releases “World’s First VR-STEM Software” for Free Download


the San Diego-based start-up that built this tool, comprises UCSD professors and researchers, web developers and top-level pharmaceutical executives. So why are fifteen of San Diego’s top pharmaceutical and engineering minds focused on an educational virtual atom-building tool?

San Diego’s Nanome Inc. Releases Collaborative VR-STEM Software For Free


the San Diego-based start-up that built the intuitive application, comprises UCSD professors and researchers, web developers and top-level pharmaceutical executives. The post San Diego’s Nanome Inc.

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


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.

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


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.

Comic-Con’s ‘Jack Ryan’ VR Park Pulls out All the Stops in 60,000 Sqft Facility

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San Diego Comic-Con is well underway, and it appears our friends over at VR Scout got a chance to try out one of the coolest looking VR activations there.

Oculus and Marvel Announce New Rift Co-op Title ‘Powers United VR’

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Except to state that if you’re attending this year’s San Diego Comic Con you can be one of the first to get your hands on the game July 19 -23 at Marvel’s booth.

Excelsior! You Can Hang Out With Stan Lee In VR


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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.

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


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

Your VR and AR Event Guide to Comic-Con 2017


San Diego Comic-Con kicks off this week, and if last year is any indicator, we can again expect VR to make a major showing during the four-day conference. The event takes place July 19-23 at the Omni Hotel in downtown San Diego, across from the Convention Center.

4-D goggles let virtual objects “touch” users


Researchers from the UC San Diego and San Diego State University have developed a pair of 4-D goggles intended to synchronize the feeling of being touched with visual input from a VR device. Space and Science Virtual Reality (VR) VR World Wearables 4D goggles fmri multisensory integration neuroscience research study San Diego San Diego State University synchrony UC San Diego virtual reality VR vr goggles vr simulation

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.

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.

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.

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.

Suicide Squad VR Experience Coming to Comic-Con


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.

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


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.

Job Simulator Devs bringing Rick And Morty to VR.

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Rick and Morty: Virtual Rick-ality, published by Adult Swim Games and developed by Owlchemy Labs, will make its exclusive debut at San Diego Comic-Con.

‘Mr. Mercedes’ VR Escape Room to Land on HTC Vive July 22nd

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Mr. Mercedes: Lair Escape is currently available for demo at San Diego Comic Con, lasting from July 19th to July 21st. Mercedes , the AT&T Audience Network mystery thriller TV series based on the titular Stephen King novel, is getting a VR escape room soon.

Pioneering a new dimension in virtual reality: The nanoscaleLike.


Pioneering a new dimension in virtual reality: The nanoscale Like many other tech entrepreneurs, UC San Diego Class of 2017 engineering grad Dennis Chiang got his start in a basement.

Walking In The Company Of Virtual Ghosts


The interactive VR experience delivers a new spin on Charles Dickens’ classic Christmas tale.

T-Mobile Home Run Derby VR Experience puts fans up to bat


T-Mobile has announced its new Home Run Derby VR experience, something it is showing off both at the MLB All-Star Fan Fest in San Diego and in its retail stores across the nation.

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.

Justin Roiland’s ‘Dr. Splorchy’ to Release on Daydream Next Week, Launch Trailer Here

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Demos of Dr. Splorchy Presents: SPACE HEROES are currently available at the San Diego Comic-Con doing an informal ‘pop-up playtest’ outside of the venue this weekend.

2018 VR and AR Conference, Festival and Expo Schedule


San Francisco, United States. San Jose, United States. San Diego Comic-Con // July 18-22. San Diego, United States. Over the last few years a busy conference circuit has emerged for creators and enthusiasts interested in VR and AR technology, and 2018 is already full of events throughout the year. We’ll update this list of VR and AR-related events from time to time as more dates are announced.

Blade Runner 2049 Replicant Pursuit – launching at SDCC


With the San Diego Comic Con kicking into full gear this week, there is no better time to promote such virtual reality experiences. Almost every other movie these days has a virtual reality tie in. It’s almost unavoidable considering how popular VR is.

First Class Tickets Get VR Movies On Some Boston Routes


The service is called “Allosky Cinematic VR” from a company called SkyLights and it is being tested as a first class amenity on-board Seattle-Boston and Boston-San Diego routes. What better way to forget the experience of a coach passenger than to don a VR headset in first class and watch Ready Player One in 3D? That’s the pilot project being tested by Alaska Airlines with a basic VR headset built only for 3D and 360-degree movie viewing.

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A Christmas Carol in VR

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Yule love this interactive VR experience that gives a new spin to Charles Dickens’ classic tale. Mince Pies might have been out on the supermarket shelves since September, and spare a thought for the poor store clerks who are already sick of having to listen to those Christmas tunes.

Batman: Arkham VR Gameplay Revealed; Pre-Orders Begin


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.

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.

‘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.

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.

Holy Crap the SDCC Ready Player One trailer has Freddy Krueger in it! Ah What A Rush.

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The Ready Player One San Diego Comic Con trailer gave us a look at the movie’s pop culture filled virtual world. I love the book and feel it is responsible for much of the push into VR that is going on.

Mini-Mech Mayhem Is A New PSVR Game From The Makers Of Tiny Trax


Revealed over on the PlayStation Blog , the game is early in development in conjunction with Sony San Diego and exclusive to PlayStation VR (PSVR). “Here’s the thing: we see Mini-Mech Mayhem as a metaphor for our studio,” Sony San Diego Art Director, Aaron Habibipour, said of the game. It hasn’t been that long since the release of Tiny Trax , the VR debut from Velocity developer FuturLab.

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


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.

‘Mr. Robot’ Streaming Limited 360 Experience Thursday


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.

Chained: A Victorian Nightmare Is VR’s Take On A Christmas Carol


The piece is directed by Justin Denton, best known for his work on the Legion VR experience shown at last year’s San Diego Comic Con. VR’s about to get festive, but not in the way you might expect. MWM Immersive today announced Chained: A Victorian Nightmare, a new location-based VR experience based on Charles Dickens’ classic Christmas story, A Christmas Carol. The piece is set to run at the GreatCo studio in LA from tomorrow until January 6th.

Bigscreen To Host Stargate Origins Screenings In VR This Week


Stargate Origins is a new TV series based on the 1994 film, Stargate, and was first announced at last year’s San Diego Comic Con (SDCC) as a prequel series for MGM’s Stargate Command subscription service.

Alaska Airlines Begins Testing VR As First Class Entertainment


The VR trial flights – which are being tested on 10 flights between Boston and Seattle, as well as Boston and San Diego – are the result of a partnership between Alaska Airlines and SkyLights, along with support from 20 th Century Fox, Warner Brothers, and EIM.

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