HTC’s VR Lineup Now Includes 11 Headset Packages and Its Modular Strategy is a Mess

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XR Talks: Behind Facebook’s Spatial Strategy

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This episode made a disclaimer that its intention is to focus on only Facebook’s spatial computing moves and strategies, rather than other matters surrounding Facebook such as privacy reform and content enforcement policies.

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The best free strategy games for PC

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Want to play a strategy game but your wallet's looking a little thin? We've got you covered with this list of completely free-to-play strategy games on PC. Buying Guides Computing Gaming free games PC Gaming Strategy games Video Games

New Apple Watch Feature Could Form the Basis of the Company’s XR Input Strategy

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The post New Apple Watch Feature Could Form the Basis of the Company’s XR Input Strategy appeared first on Road to VR. This week Apple debuted new accessibility-focused features for iOS.

‘Darknet’ Dev Fuses Physics-based VR Combat & Turn-based Strategy in ‘Ironlights’

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E McNeill, the developer behind VR strategy games Darknet (2015), Tactera (2016), and Astraeus (2018), is launching a new VR title soon that aims to bring a strategic bend to the melee combat genre.

The best strategy games for 2020

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Our list of the best strategy games has that and more. Buying Guides Gaming PC Gaming RTS Strategy games Turn-based strategy Turn-based tacticsLooking to start an intergalactic civilization? Or guide a medieval dynasty through the Middle Ages?

Behind Facebook’s AR Strategy, Part II

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XR Talks: Behind Facebook’s Spatial Strategy. More from AR Insider… The post Behind Facebook’s AR Strategy, Part II appeared first on AR Insider. A mong tech giants investing in their own versions of an AR future, Facebook arguably has the highest stakes.

Space Strategy Game Eternal Starlight Hits Quest, PC Next Week

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White Noise Games’ VR space strategy game, Eternal Starlight, hits Oculus Quest and PC VR headsets next week. The game launches on June 17. It’s up for pre-order now in the Coming Soon section of the Oculus Store and is listed on Steam.

Real-time Strategy & MOBA Inspired ‘Spuds Unearthed’ Available Now

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Spuds Unearthed , a mashup title which combines real-time strategy and MOBA elements, has launched on Rift and Vive headsets following nearly nine months in Early Access. Strategy games that hybridize VR embodiment with top-down gameplay are, seemingly, becoming more and more common in VR. A few weeks ago, tower defense strategy game Home A Drone released with some similar stylings.

Project Triangle Strategy features promising tactics, but the story holds it back

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Between solid strategy mechanics and a dutiful appreciation of the player's time, the core of Project Triangle Strategy is strong, but its story is not. Gaming JRPG Nintendo Switch Octopath Traveler Project Triangle Strategy Square Enix

Halo Wars 2 tips, tricks, and strategies

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Whether you're playing for the story or the frantic multiplayer, these tips and strategies will aid RTS newcomers with getting the hang of Halo Wars 2.

Virtual Reality Strategy Conference 2016 to Bring VR Insights to Industry Execs

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The 2016 Virtual Reality Strategy Conference aims to layout the “new rules” of the VR economy. Track one, Delivering Immersive Entertainment focused on immersive media and games with the second track focusing on business strategy and insights from immersive company leaders. 11:45pm – Winning Strategies: How to Invest in the Long Term. 3:30pm – Beyond VR: Strategies for NextGen Immersive Platforms.

Hands-on: ‘Skyworld’ is a Charming Turn-Based Strategy Game With Fast-Paced Real-Time Interludes

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Skyworld , a turn-based strategy game from Arizona Sunshine (2016) developers Vertigo Games, was initially introduced to the world as a demo during HTC Vive’s first public showing back in GDC 2015. The post Hands-on: ‘Skyworld’ is a Charming Turn-Based Strategy Game With Fast-Paced Real-Time Interludes appeared first on Road to VR.

Project Based Learning Strategies with AR/VR

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How can educators adopt a project based learning strategies in AR/VR on the AVR Platform? From this video, draw inspiration from the ways in which the AVR platform can be used for authentic assessment, active learning, peer to peer strategies or competency based instruction.

Final Assault Review: Brisk RTS Mechanics Make Great VR Strategy

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The very first time I came into contact with a real time strategy (RTS) game was on my dad’s lap, where he often sat me down as he played Starcraft on his PowerMac G3. Later, when I was gifted my first Gameboy Advance, I found something very special in the more streamlined, more thoughtful mechanics introduced to me by the turn-based strategy game Advance Wars. If you’re a long-time strategy fan, you’ll absolutely find something to love here.

Oculus Quest Social Strategy Unclear Three Weeks Before Launch

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Tagged with: Facebook Spaces , Oculus Quest , Oculus Rooms , Oculus Venues , social Facebook Twitter Reddit More The post Oculus Quest Social Strategy Unclear Three Weeks Before Launch appeared first on UploadVR. The Oculus Quest is less than three weeks away with its May 21 release date fast approaching. The $399 standalone VR headset allows users to freely move around their environments with complete 6DoF head tracking and positionally tracked controllers.

Iron Harvest review: Real-time strategy with feeling

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Features Gaming Deep Silver Iron Harvest Real-time-strategyDelightful design and a heartfelt campaign clash with unpolished mechanics and a paltry selection of content.

Real-Time Strategy Game ‘Korix’ Bringing Sci-Fi Tactics to PlayStation VR

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Microsoft ‘Absolutely’ Working On Consumer HoloLens – ‘It’s A Very Important Part Of Our Strategy’

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I’m happy to confirm that and say that is a very important part of our strategy.” Microsoft reconfirmed it is “absolutely” working on a “consumer journey” for its HoloLens AR headset, even if that’s some ways off.

‘Skylight’ Review: Turn-Based Strategy Meets Real-Time Tactics

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This latest release checks many of the boxes we’ve come to expect from strategy games over the years, but it’s ultimately a difficult game to describe mechanically as it melds elements from real-time strategy and turn-based tactics experiences together into something fresh and unique. Tagged with: darknet , E McNeill , gear vr , oculus , skylight , strategy , Tactera , tactics. gaming Reviews darknet E McNeill gear vr oculus skylight strategy Tactera tactics

Toy Clash Review: Tower Defense Meets Tabletop Strategy

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Tagged with: gear vr , oculus , strategy , tactics , toy clash. gaming Reviews gear vr oculus strategy tactics toy clashI’m kind of a sucker for board games in VR. The sheer visual spectacle of seeing the entire game world before you coming to life in vivid 3D still wows me, so a game like 5 Min Lab’s Toy Clash has instant visual appeal. It’s less of a board game and more of a tower offense/defense experience, but still has a distinct small world charm.

Gear VR Strategy Game ‘Tactera’ To Launch Massive Update On August 3

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Opposable’s VR Strategy ‘Salvaged’ Launches On Steam With Full Campaign

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Salvaged , a long-in-development strategy game from UK-based Opposable Games, has just launched for the Rift on Steam Early Access at $12.99. Tagged with: Salvaged , sci-fi , strategy. gaming Salvaged sci-fi strategyHTC Vive fans got a nice surprise yesterday when Google Earth launched for free on the headset. Now its Oculus owner’s turn for a treat.

Mark Zuckerberg Explains Facebook’s Low Cost Hardware Strategy

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In an in-depth interview with The Information Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg explained why Apple, HTC, Valve, HP and other companies might have trouble competing with the tech giant on price in VR and AR.

Strategy Card Game ‘Dragon Front’ is Finally Launching its Beta Next Week

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Strategy Game ‘League of War: VR Arena’ Comes to PSVR This Fall

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While no gameplay footage seems to be available yet, the press release suggests that it follows a similar approach to the studio’s existing mobile game League of War: Mercenaries— a ‘tug-of-war’-style strategy game—with an increased emphasis on action and more direct influence over units thanks to the VR perspective and use of motion controls. The post Strategy Game ‘League of War: VR Arena’ Comes to PSVR This Fall appeared first on Road to VR.

League of War: VR Arena Brings Small-Scale Strategy to PSVR

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If there’s any genre that absolutely deserves more recognition in the VR scene right now it’s real-time strategy titles. We’ve seen a handful of gamers release over the past year or so between all of the major headsets, but nowhere near as many strategy games have come to market as other genres such as wave shooters and competitive multiplayer action games. But instead of being a turn-based strategy game everything happens in real-time.

Hands-On: ‘Salvaged’ Might Be VR’s Most Interesting Strategy Game Yet

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Many strategy games will refer to you as ‘commander’ It’s a nice touch, letting you drum up your own fiction in which you’re some sort of armchair general, rooted down in a top secret military base instead of sitting in the comfort of your own home, snacking on a slice of toast as you tell people who to shoot. A quick look reveals a title that might be the coolest VR strategy experience we’ve seen so far.

Integration of AR Into Your B2B Marketing Strategy and Its Challenges

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Challenges of Integrating AR Into Your B2B Marketing Strategy. “When we get to [the augmented reality] world, a lot of the things we think about as physical objects today, like a TV for displaying an image, will actually just be $1 apps in an AR app store.” — Mark Zuckerberg.

Cosmic Trip is a Wonderful First-Person VR Strategy Game for HTC Vive

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The post Cosmic Trip is a Wonderful First-Person VR Strategy Game for HTC Vive appeared first on UploadVR. gaming cosmic trip early access first-person funktronic labs preview rts steam strategy game Vive VRWe’ve already seen VR infiltrate a wide variety of game genres. You can fly spaceships in VR, you can drive cars, you can fight creatures and explore dungeons, and you can even embark on exciting, colorful, and terrifying third-person adventures.

Facebook Surges in U.S. Patent Rankings Due to Mounting AR Strategy

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Patent Rankings Due to Mounting AR Strategy appeared first on Road to VR. An analysis of U.S.

5 Online Active Learning Strategies on the AVR Platform

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In this article, we discuss the principles of active learning and share 5 online active learning strategies that can be used on the AVR Platform. The 5 online, active learning strategies. The post 5 Online Active Learning Strategies on the AVR Platform appeared first on EON Reality.

‘Cosmic Trip’ Brings First-Person Interstellar Strategy To Oculus Touch On Dec. 6th

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One of the upcoming games that will be available day and date with the new motion controllers is Cosmic Trip , a refreshingly original take on the real-time strategy genre. When we first went hands-on with the game back in June , we were blown away by its bright and unique visual style, as well as its inventive implementation of traditional real-time strategy mechanics into a vivid first-person atmosphere. Tagged with: cosmic trip , funktronic labs , oculus touch , rts , strategy.

Best VR Strategy Games

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While it took the strategy genre some time to establish its virtual battlefields and prepare for world domination, today there are more and more quality titles available across all platforms. Our list of best strategy games touches on everything from classical tower defense challenges, titles with real-time and turn based elements, as well as those taking a tabletop approach to give you a bird’s eye view as well as placing you in the midst of the action.

GDC 2017: Brass Tactics Combines Real-Time Strategy With Oculus Touch

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The studio behind popular strategy games Age of Empires II and Defense Grid 2 VR (Review: 8/10 ) have found success in the genre before, but now Hidden Path Entertainment is developing a brand new title for VR headsets. The core vision behind real-time strategy game Brass Tactics comes from Age of Empires 2 lead designer Mark Terrano, who is founder and chief creative officer at Hidden Path.

Project Based Learning Strategies with AR/VR

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How can educators adopt a project based learning strategies in AR/VR on the AVR Platform? From this video, draw inspiration from the ways in which the AVR platform can be used for authentic assessment, active learning, peer to peer strategies or competency based instruction.

Hands-On: BattleGroupVR Merges Spaceship Strategy With Aerial Dog-Fight Combat

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This isn’t your standard real-time strategy game. You can easily switch back to the strategy map for an overview, which you can also adjust and re-size to suit your current needs.