Sony Releases PSVR’s Top 10 Most Downloaded Games of 2017, ‘Job Simulator’ Tops the Chart

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Sony has compiled a list of the top 10 PSVR games downloaded in 2017. Job Simulator. If your interested in Sony’s complete offerings, including the top 10 downloaded games on PS Vita, PS4 and PS4 add-ons – check out the official blog post here.

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‘Beat Saber’ Vaults to #2 Most Downloaded PSVR Title of 2018, ‘Job Simulator’ #1 (again)

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Job Simulator (2016). Surgeon Simulator: Experience Reality (2016). Reigning supreme now three years in a row is Job Simulator , a day-one launch title when PSVR released in October 13th, 2016.

Sony Patents VR Headset That Combats Simulation Sickness With Eye-Tracking And More


A new patent from Sony suggests the company’s next PlayStation VR (PSVR) headset will take the fight to simulation sickness. It’s an interesting approach to solving the simulation sickness issues; many hardware and software developers are trying to reduce sickness through intelligent design but this patent suggests Sony may come up with a system that accepts people get ill in VR and tries to help them when they start feeling nauseous.

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. However Sony says they’ve sold more than 12.2 SEE ALSO Sony Releases PSVR's Top 10 Most Downloaded Games of 2017, 'Job Simulator' Tops the Chart.

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Sony Patents New System For Local Multiplayer VR


Sony might be looking to make VR less isolating by allowing multiple people to join in on the fun. If it’s the latter then it could mean Sony is looking at a wireless solution for an unannounced follow-up to PSVR, which I think everyone’s got their fingers crossed for, though the images in this article do seem to feature wires on the headsets. Facebook Twitter Reddit More The post Sony Patents New System For Local Multiplayer VR appeared first on UploadVR.

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Beat Saber And Job Simulator Were PSVR’s Most Downloaded Games In 2018


Sony has released its annual list of the most downloaded games on its PSVR headset. For the former, Owlchemy Lab’s Job Simulator came out on top (again) with Beat Games’ mega-popular Beat Saber coming in second. In the EU, it was Beat Saber in first and Job Simulator close behind. Sony never reveals the actual sales data behind these downloads, though. For Job Simulator, it’s three years in a row at the top.

Sony Highlights 30+ PSVR Games Launching This Spring

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Although Massongill notes that some projected dates may slip, the list is an illustration of Sony’s commitment to the platform, maintaining a steady flow of high-quality VR releases since the headset’s launch in October 2016, including standouts like the recently released Moss.

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Sony Reveals PlayStation VR’s Most Downloaded Games of 2016

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The Official PlayStation Blog has shared Sony’s most downloaded games of last year. PSVR now has more than 50 titles supporting the headset, check out the most downloaded in 2016 below: Job Simulator ($30).

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Sony Explains Huge Per-Region PSVR Demo Disc Content Differences

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Responding to public reaction to the news that PlayStation VR buyers will receive far less content on their packed-in demo disc depending on where they live, Sony has responded with some sound reasoning to explain things. PlayStation VR Worlds – Sony London Studio.

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$3 Million Milestone: Owlchemy’s ‘Job Simulator’ Is One of VR’s Best Selling Games


Owlchemy Labs, the trailblazing developers of Job Simulator, today announced its VR game available for Rift, Vive, and PlayStation VR has officially cleared $3 million in sales, the largest figure we’ve heard to date for PC-based VR.

‘Surgeon Simulator: Experience Reality’ Review – Trust Me, I’m A Doctor


Surgeon Simulator: Experience Reality from Bossa Studios is a VR-based adaptation of the original Surgeon Simulator 2013 , first released for flat monitor displays in 2013. Luckily, it’s since been updated to alleviate the main issues on Sony’s VR device.

Sony Has Now Sold Over 53 Million PlayStation 4 Consoles To Date After Big Holiday Push


Sony’s PlayStation 4 continues to widen the gap between it and the Xbox One with a strong 2016. Over the holiday season alone in 2016 Sony announced that more than 6.2 Tagged with: PlayStation 4 , PS VR , ps4 , PSVR , sales , sony.

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50 Days Of PS VR #16: ‘Gran Turismo Sport’ In VR Could Help The Series Lap ‘Forza’ Once More


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How Sony Is Kickstarting Mainstream Virtual Reality Adoption With the Launch of PS VR


Sony is about to bring the third weapon to the high-end VR fight, and it could have a major impact on the market. The device enables you to enter simulated worlds in games like Batman: Arkham VR , Rigs , Driveclub VR , Until Dawn: Rush of Blood , and SuperHyperCube. Sony’s Risks.

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Sony Confirms You Will Need PlayStation Move for Some PS VR Games


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PSX 2017 Showed Why Sony Is Leading The VR Race With PSVR


From the massive fake spider that towered over players at the Farpoint booth and the racing pods setup at the Gran Turismo Sport station to the large, physical asylum complete with doctors in lab coats for The Inpatient, it was clear that Sony is taking PSVR, and as an extension VR, very seriously. In the past Sony had developed a reputation for putting a lot of fan fare and excitement around a new hardware launch such as the PSP, PS Vita, or even original PS Move over the years.

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Job Simulator, Superhot Top December PSVR Charts


Perhaps unsurprisingly, Owlchemy Labs’ Job Simulator and the epic Superhot VR have topped Sony’s PlayStation Store charts in December. Earlier this month Sony published chart results for the entire year in which Job Simulator came out on top and Superhot followed in second. In the US for December , though, Job Simulator came first with PlayStation VR World taking the second spot and Superhot coming third.

Learn How to Setup Your PlayStation VR Quickly With Sony’s Handy Video Guides


There are some tricky wires to handle and space requirements to clear, though, which Sony detailed in a new video series below. It arrives on October 13th with an impressive launch line-up including the likes of Battlezone , Here They Lie , and Job Simulator.

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Editorial: Sony And Facebook Don’t Need To Finance Shooting Virtual Humans


In contrast, Facebook and Sony are farming out projects to trusted teams and insulating these creators from community feedback. Sony isn’t alone here. VR is a new medium and it is true that most of the projects getting funding from Facebook and Sony are not realistic shooters.

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Field in View: Valve, Facebook, Microsoft, Google, Sony – Who Believes What’s Best For VR?


As wonderful a headset as PSVR is, Sony’s approach to VR is probably the most incidental, not that that’s necessarily a bad thing. Tagged with: Daydream , facebook , google , oculus , sony , valve , VR. Editorials Daydream facebook google oculus sony valve VR

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PlayStation E3 Keynote Puts Blockbusters Center Stage, Relegating VR to the Sidelines

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With mostly prior confirmed PSVR titles presenting at E3 2018 , we expected Sony to dedicate a few moments during its E3 2018 keynote to highlight the platform’s upcoming VR games, of course with the understanding that high-profile PS4 titles would mostly overshadow VR titles.

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Hands-On: Five Things I’ve Learned About Sony’s Blood And Truth


Blood and Truth, Sony’s follow-up to the London Heist minigame in PlayStation VR Worlds , is a funny one. If you’re using a pistol, you can even bring two hands together to simulate holding it with both hands, for that extra-professional feel.

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‘Batman’, ‘Job Simulator’ Are PlayStation Store’s Bestselling PS VR Games


Sony probably isn’t going to reveal sales for its PlayStation VR headset for a while yet, but it did today reveal which games are selling the best on the PlayStation Store. In the US, Owlchemy Labs’ port of its popular HTC Vive game, Job Simulator , was the bestselling app.

Sony: PS VR Owners Spending “Many Hours” With System “Every Day”


Despite numerous analyst reports and predictions, we’re still left guessing how many units Sony’s PlayStation VR has sold since launch in October.

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Sony unveils several new Playstation VR titles


As we previously anticipated, Sony announced a number of new titles on Monday for their now one-year-old Playstation VR platform. Much-heralded Virtual reality tabletop war simulation game, League of War: VR Arena , finally has a release date for Playstation VR: November 7th.

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Sony: “Nearly All PSVR Titles Will Support DualShock 4 Controllers”

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Sony is gearing up for the PlayStation VR’s launch this October , but you shouldn’t be boxing up your DualShock 4 gamepad in favor of the Move motion controller just yet. To clarify, Sony told Eurogamer this: All PlayStation VR titles will support DualShock 4 controllers.

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PSVR 2019 ‘Demo Disc’ Includes Nine Kick-Ass Titles


Where many high-end VR platforms pride themselves in touting the latest advances in hardware and the highest resolutions, Sony has instead chosen to focus their efforts on content, establishing a solid library of engaging VR experiences in the process. Image Credit: Sony Playstation.

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Job Simulator And Batman Top PSVR’s 2017 Best Seller List


Sony’s flagship VR headset, the PSVR, really came into its own in 2017. As the first full year of consumer-grade VR is now in the books, Sony has released sales figures for the most downloaded PSVR games on the PSN Store. US List: Job Simulator. Job Simulator. There’s a lot of overlap between the two lists, such as Batman, Superhot, Job Simulator, and others, but there are some big differences as well.

E3 2017: Sony Video Talks Future PSVR Upgrades: A.I., Focus Variation And More


Just like any other VR headset, Sony’s PlayStation VR (PSVR) leaves plenty of room for improvement, and the company’s R&D division has a few ideas on where to take it on both a software and hardware level.

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‘Gran Turismo Sport’ Releasing in November, Includes PSVR Support at Launch


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Sony PlayStation VR v HTC Vive: Which VR headset is worth the wait?


Both Sony and HTC's headsets are set to go on sale in 2016 and offer different games and controls to the Rift. It's not all cosmetic though - Sony has stuck some of the device's tech in a helmet-style section above the actual goggles.

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15 VR Games We Can’t Wait to Play in 2019

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” Vacation Simulator. Check out out hands-on with Vacation Simulator to learn more. This year was awesome for VR gaming, but 2019 is looking even brighter with a slew of highly polished titles coming to PSVR, Oculus Rift and HTC Vive.

PSVR Gets ‘Demo Disc 3’ Showcasing 9 VR Titles

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PSVR’s Moss Is Getting A Fan Remake Inside Sony’s LittleBigPlanet


Twitter user Conduit_Flux is currently working on recreating the world of moss inside Sony’s LittleBigPlanet 3 on PlayStation 4. The original game’s motion controls using the DualShock 4 are simulated with the right analog stick, for example. Offering amazing diorama-style levels, PlayStation VR’s (PSVR’s) Moss is one of the headset’s best and most adorable games.

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‘Firewall Zero Hour’ Tops PSVR’s List for Most Downloaded Game in September

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Image courtesy Sony. Survios’ Creed: Rise to Glory (2018) has done quite well for itself too, as the arcade boxing game was released on September 25th, giving it only five days to bypass Moss (2018), Rick and Morty VR, and Job Simulator.

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‘Dino Frontier’ Launch Date and Gameplay Trailer Revealed

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Announced at last year’s PlayStation Experience event , this promising title, described as a “light simulation” rather than a full RTS, presents a novel mix of ‘Wild West and Jurassic eras’ from a tabletop VR vantage point.

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PlayStation VR Passes 3 Million Units Sold

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Sony today announced that PlayStation has sold more than three million units, showing consistent sales over the course of the headset’s nearly two years on the market. Graph by Road to VR, data courtesy Sony. Job Simulator [2016].

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20 VR Games Releasing in 2018 We’re Excited About

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Vacation Simulator. Announced at this year’s Game Awards, Owlchemy Labs’ Vacation Simulator is following in the footsteps of its breakout multi-platform success Job Simulator (2016).

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‘Gran Turismo Sport’ Playable in VR at E3 2017

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Polyphony Digital’s latest iteration of the Gran Turismo driving simulator made an appearance at this week’s E3 2017 in Los Angeles, and was playable using a PSVR headset, but with some significant limitations.

‘Firewall Zero Hour’ Tops PSVR’s Most Downloaded Game List in August

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Firewall Zero Hour (2018) , the tactical team shooter from ROM: Extraction (2016) developers First Contact Entertainment , has apparently celebrated some serious notoriety since it launched late last month on PlayStation VR; Sony has ranked it the top most downloaded PSVR game of August.

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SteamVR Home Gets Virtual Collectibles, an Intriguing Glimpse at the Future of Achievements & Digital Goods

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It seems likely that Sony are paying close attention to Valve’s progress here, as PSVR would be the logical way to revive some elements of the PS3-based social platform PlayStation Home , which was also stacked full of virtual items and avatar customisation.

December’s Top VR Gaming Announcements


Vacation Simulator. Vacation Simulator is billed as a sequel, since “after you job, you vacation” In contrast to the small office environment of Job Simulator, players will tackle a full island of activities in this game, accompanied by a few robots.

The 9 Best PlayStation VR Games to Play Right Now


The age of consumer grade video game console-powered virtual reality arrived early last month with the release of Sony’s PlayStation VR (PS VR) headset. Job Simulator [ Review: 8/10 ]. Despite the title, this is far from an accurate simulation of anything other than being silly.

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