ESI Design Uses Unreal Engine To Create An AR-Inspired Lobby Experience


A two year renovation has transformed The Crossroads lobby into an interactive digital experience powered by Unreal Engine. The post ESI Design Uses Unreal Engine To Create An AR-Inspired Lobby Experience appeared first on VRScout.

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Kygo’s ‘Carry Me’ Is A Music Experience Sony Plans To Sell On PS VR, Vive and Rift


At the Hollywood-centered VR on the Lot conference this week Sony Music offered the first public look at Kygo’s Carry Me project, featuring Julia Michaels. Sony wouldn’t reveal a price for the experience. Experiences Unreal Engine kygo mpc music sony music

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Sony Is Still Recruiting For An AAA PSVR Game From A New Studio


Much of Sony’s 2019 PSVR line-up remains a mystery. Sony established this studio all the way back in 2015 when PSVR was still known as Project Morpheus. Of course, Sony already has a VR developer in London. We asked Sony if there might be any overlap between the two teams, but have yet to hear back at the time of writing. Elsewhere, multiple listings ask for experience developing with Epic Games’ Unreal Engine. PSVR Sony VR Industry News AAA VR Gam

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Sony Showing More Believable VR Characters In PSVR GDC Tech Demo


Creating more believable virtual characters will play an essential role in further immersing us in single-player VR experiences in the future, and Sony intends to demonstrate that on PlayStation VR (PSVR) this GDC. There are scheduled Unreal Engine 4 and Unity Engine PSVR demonstrations too.

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On the Hunt for VR’s Killer App with Epic Games’ Technical Director of VR & AR, Nick Whiting

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Whiting oversees the development of the award-winning Unreal Engine 4’s virtual reality efforts. Epic’s Unreal Engine 4 is one of the leading tools for VR game development. Feature VR Design epic games nick whiting ue4 unreal engine unreal engine 4

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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. It combines the intense action of games like Unreal Tournament with the mechanized combat and spectacle of a futuristic sports league.

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‘PlayStation VR Worlds’ Review: Just Another Demo Disc


Instead, you pay for a small collection of unrealized or unfinished games and experiences with a mixed bag of results. Sony didn’t bother talking about this entry in PS VR Worlds very much, frankly because many the other three I mentioned are more enjoyable.

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Infinity Film Festival Will Feature VR, AR


The Infinity Film Festival in Beverly Hills, presented by Epic Games’ Unreal Engine, is set to take place this November 1 – 4, 2018. Epic will also host the IFF Tech Lab with Unreal Engine training for film and virtual production.

Code51: Mecha Arena Looks Like PSVR’s New Rigs, Out Next Week


Developers DeerVR Games and Smelly River yesterday announced that the game would be coming to Sony’s headset on 24th April (that’s a week from tomorrow).

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VRLO 5.0: London VR Meetup Highlights


This VRLO had support from BBC, Google, HTC and Epic Games and sponsorship from AMD, Unreal, Autodesk and more. Also on show was the recently released Bjork VR experience , a number of VR docs from VR city, The Walk from Sony Pictures and lots of independent studios.

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Augmented Reality Big At On The Lot Conference This October


Participants in this year’s conference include AMD Studios, Dell, Google, HP, Intel, Legend, NVIDIA, Sony Music, Technicolor, Unity and Unreal Engine, among others. The VR Society has announced details for this year’s On The Lot conference, which will now include an all-new augmented reality track to discuss the latest on Apple’s ARKit and Google’s ARCore. “We We have long wanted to showcase AR professionals and their new technologies.

First Ever OpenXR Demo Heading To Siggraph 2018 This Week


The platform, which was announced at GDC last year, will be shown running an Unreal Engine VR demo inside both the StarVR and Microsoft’s Windows ‘Mixed Reality’ VR headsets at the event in Vancouver, Canada, from August 12th – 16th. The group includes over 140 members, with major players like Google, Sony, Valve, HTC, Samsung, Magic Leap, Oculus, AMD and Nvidia involved.

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The VR Society’s ‘On The Lot’ is Back—and Fully Augmented


” In addition, Unreal Engine will premiere The Giant: Michelangelo’s David in VR to the public, which lets audiences get up-close with the iconic statue unlike ever before. LIFE VR, Unity, Unreal Engine, VRC and DTS (an Xperi company).

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Vertigo Games’ Skyworld Is Finally Headed To PSVR Next Year


Arizona Sunshine developer Vertigo Game’s other VR title, Skyworld, is finally making the jump to Sony’s PSVR headset. “Skyworld has some good ideas, but ultimately its full potential is unrealized,” we wrote in our review. Vertigo announced the news today, confirming the game would arrive in early 2019.

Catch Up With PSVR’s Kill X And Pervader VR In New China Hero Project Video


Just over a year ago now Sony revealed a slate of new games coming to PS4 via its China Hero Project, which lends support to Chinese developers. Among these games were a handful of PSVR titles that caught our eye. Last week, we got an update on how they’re coming along.

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Scraper: First Strike looks like an interesting VR action game

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We had to get dev kits from Sony, Oculus, Vive and WMR. Then it was building the main stream in Unreal and branching off when needed. I had the pleasure to talk with Jim R.

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Gamescom 2018 Day 2: NVIDIA RTX 2080 Ti video, Ubisoft believes in VR and much more

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One of my favorite games of all times is Unreal Tournament because I just love to shoot and kill without thinking too much… or better, without thinking AT ALL. Playing with it is great, it is a bit like playing Unreal Tournament.

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Hellgate: London Is Getting A Surprise VR Prequel Game


Footage of the game, seen below off-screen, was revealed at a Sony press conference last year. It’s built on Epic Games’ Unreal Engine and, if these screenshots are anything to go by, it’s looking like it makes good use of it.

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Q&A: SculptrVR Completes Journey To All Major Platforms With PSVR Launch


We built SculptrVR in Unreal Engine 4 specifically because it was known to run well on PS4. A: Unreal Engine already does 95% of the work for us. Sony has a very serious Quality Assurance process.

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12 Can’t Miss VR Talks You Have To See At GDC 2017


These representatives of the best of both PC and mobile VR are bound to have a few answers, as will the makers on Unreal Engine 4. State Of Unreal: Epic Games’ Opening Session. E3, Gamescom, TGS, PAX are all great shows for exhibiting VR content.

‘Lone Echo’ Behind-the-Scenes – Insights & Artwork from Ready At Dawn

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The team had their interest in VR piqued around 2012, at an internal conference for Sony developers. An early prototype of PlayStation VR, codenamed Project Morpheus | Image courtesy Sony. Was there a temptation to jump into engines such as Unity or Unreal to jumpstart development?

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E3 2017 ‘Day 4’ Roundup: DisplayLink’s Impressive Wireless VR Solution, Bethesda on VR Support, ‘Walking Dead’ in VR, and More

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The games run on Unreal Engine, and are targeting all three major VR platforms. Here’s our roundup of news from ‘day 4’ of E3 2017.

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Rogue Initiative Unveils VR Title ‘Crowe: The Drowned Armory’


The team is currently deep in development utilizing Unreal Engine 4 and excited to offer a closer look as we progress,” said Pete Blumel, co-founder and CEO of The Rogue Initiative. ‘We’re The new studio has revealed key art for its upcoming VR experience.

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E3 Spotlight: Microsoft Aims For A VR Sweet Spot In 2018The.


The CEOs of reality creation tools Unity and Unreal have perhaps the best insight anywhere into the state of the industry and both John Riccitiello and Tim Sweeney see investment accelerating significantly over the next year.

‘Space Junkies’ Review – Reviving a Bygone Era of Arena Shooters with VR

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Ubisoft’s latest VR game is however closer linked to an earlier breed of shooter and much less so than its contemporary brethren of today—ostensibly an homage to the founders of the genre like Unreal Tournament (1999) and Quake (1996). SEE ALSO Sony Announces 4.2

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Gunheart from Drifter Entertainment Moves out of Early Access - Available Today


The game will also be available for Sony PlayStation VR in summer 2018. Almost every day new titles arrive on Steam in “early access,” meaning the game is a work in progress and not yet complete. Not all these games grow to a full release from their developers.

‘Bound’ VR Review: A Wondrous World of Dancing Beauty


It was created by a small Polish developer named Plastic, working with Sony’s Santa Monica Studios. There are towering monsters throughout the game that may attack you or attack one another, more overwhelming presences in an unreal landscape. Credit: Sony. Credit: Sony.

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Introduction to OpenVR 101 Series: What is OpenVR and how to get started with its APIs

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We can deploy to a vast of platforms using game engines like Unity, Unreal Engine, the more recent Godot engine or any of the other engines out there, which have all started to add VR features”. Today on my blog I’ll host a guest post by Matias Nassi , a great XR developer from Uruguay.

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Hands-On with VREAL’s VR Live Streaming System & Q&A With CEO Todd Hooper

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Todd Hooper: We have an SDK for Unity and Unreal 4. We are Sony partner and will be talking more about Sony later. Michael Glombicki goes hands-on with VREAL’s VR live streaming platform that puts viewers inside the game, right next to their favorite streamers.

The VRScout Report – The Week in VR Review


Also noteworthy: Final Cut Pro X will be able to support 360 video editing, Unity and Unreal now have VR support for Macs, and SteamVR is coming to Mac… and although there was a sweet on-stage mixed reality demo using Star Wars assets and an HTC Vive, there was no mention of support for Oculus.

The 15 Very Best VR Shooters For Rift, Vive, PSVR, and Windows VR


Farpoint was released as the flagship title for Sony’s PSVR Aim Controller and it does a great job of showcasing the device. While it can get a bit repetitive, Robo Recall is a great example of what’s possible with the Unreal Engine and motion controllers.

‘Gears of War’ Creator Cliff Bleszinski Wants to Make a Big Budget VR Game

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If you don’t already know Cliff Bleszinski from his involvement with the Unreal Tournament and Gears of War franchises, you may remember him from Oculus’ 2012 Kickstarter video.

Labrodex’s Sci-Fi RPG Shooter Hybrid ‘Scraper’ Already Has Its Own Prequel Novel


He has been working with Unreal for 20 years and was part of the Paragon and Fortnite development teams. He was part of the design process for several of Unreal’s core features. Sony has done an amazing job with the PSVR and is headed towards 4 million units sold.

GDC 2018: What To Expect From VR/AR At The Game Developers Conference


What To Expect From Sony. Traditionally Sony doesn’t show a whole lot at GDC. Big companies like Sony typically hold off on major new announcements until E3. GDC will likely be all about the Unreal Engine for Epic, which could yield some VR-focused news still. The 2018 Game Developers Conference (GDC) is one of the biggest gaming events in the world and always attracts a lot of attention for the VR industry.

What to Expect From VR at VRDC and GDC 2017


What to Expect from Sony. The long and short of it is that you shouldn’t expect much from Sony at GDC this year. Last year Sony had a massive GDC presence, announcing the price and release window of the PSVR headset, as well as demoing a litany of titles to members of the press. Additionally, Unreal Engine is one of the premier VR development ecosystems and new advancements on the technology side of the company will likely be announced as well.