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.

How Google’s Latest VR Moves Are a Major Blow to Oculus’ Mobile Strategy

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Within the industry though, the announcements represent somewhat of a repositioning of industry players, one that puts Oculus’ mobile strategy in a rough spot. The post How Google’s Latest VR Moves Are a Major Blow to Oculus’ Mobile Strategy appeared first on Road to VR.

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VR Veteran Tony Parisi is Leading Unity’s AR & VR Strategy Beyond Gaming

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The person who is in charge of Unity’s xR strategy is Tony Parisi, who is a co-founder of VRML and a long-time open web advocate. The post VR Veteran Tony Parisi is Leading Unity’s AR & VR Strategy Beyond Gaming appeared first on Road to VR.

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

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With Oculus Rift support, Opposable Games’ long-in-development sci-fi strategy experience completely immerses you in the part of a leader of a squad of soldiers. A quick look reveals a title that might be the coolest VR strategy experience we’ve seen so far.

Top Investors Discuss VR and AR Strategies and Opportunites at IMMERSE 2016

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Road to VR ‘s Michael Glombicki caught up with two VR/AR investors to get their insight into the opportunities available in the immersive technology space and the strategies they’re employing to capitalise on them.

VR RTS ‘Cosmic Trip’ to Leave Early Access with New “Fully-featured” Strategy Mode

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First-person real-time strategy VR game Cosmic Trip will leave Early Access on May 24th. The new strategy mode, which is now available in the beta branch , turns the game into a “fully-featured” RTS, the major difference being the addition of an enemy base.

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.

HP’S VR STRATEGY PAVES THE WAY FOR COMMERCIAL APPLICATIONS FOR VR.

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HP’S VR STRATEGY PAVES THE WAY FOR COMMERCIAL APPLICATIONS FOR VR. And on Monday, HP announced a set of products as part of a broader strategy to diversify the VR landscape with offerings geared towards businesses.

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

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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.

VR Strategy Game Skyworld Now Coming To Windows VR, Rift, and Vive This Fall

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Skyworld from Vertigo Games , the creators of Arizona Sunshine , is a VR strategy that’s aiming to modernize a classic game genre. Today, we learned that not only is the upcoming title coming to Rift and Vive later this fall, but the Windows Mixed Reality platform as well.

Monetization In VR?—?Eclectic, Not Chaotic

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‘Warpaint’ Brings Tabletop Gaming-inspired Turn-based Strategy & Customization to VR

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Recently launched on Steam, Warpaint is a turn-based strategy game that lets you customize your troops by painting them to your taste. The post ‘Warpaint’ Brings Tabletop Gaming-inspired Turn-based Strategy & Customization to VR appeared first on Road to VR.

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 strategy

IMAX Unveils Virtual Reality Strategy

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IMAX Corporation has announced its strategy to develop a premium location-based virtual reality offering that will deliver immersive, multi-dimensional experiences, including entertainment content and games, to multiplexes, malls and other commercial destinations.

NFL Director of Media Strategy Says Football in VR Is “Very Reliant On The Mobile Phone Industry”

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Digital Trends spoke with the NFL’s Director of Media Strategy and Business Development, William Deng, along with representatives for Voke and NextVR, about current pitfalls of live streaming, what we could see in the future, and the hesitation to fully integrate with VR.

GDC: 2017: New VR Strategy Game Blade & Soul Table Arena From Ncsoft

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The most memorable part of Blade & Soul Table Arena wasn’t the game itself — which is a lot like Dragon Front if it leaned toward real-time strategy more than a trading card game.

‘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. Tagged with: cosmic trip , funktronic labs , oculus touch , rts , strategy.

VR Strategy Conference to focus on monetization

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Press release: Greenlight Insights’ Virtual Reality Strategy Conference 2016 to Address Growth and Monetization Challenges VRS 2016 takes place Nov.

Oculus Senior Developer Strategy Callum Underwood Departs Company

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Senior Developer Developer Strategy Callum Underwood is leaving the company over three years since he joined. He held the role of Senior Developer Strategy for eight months. Founder and Rift inventor Palmer Luckey left a few months ago following the controversy surrounding his donations to a political campaign, while Head of Developer Strategy Anna Sweet also parted ways with Facebook in April. Oculus is parting ways with another long-standing employee today.

How Hidden Path Designed Real-Time Strategy Game Brass Tactics for VR

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Mark Terrano cut his teeth as a game designer on real-time strategy (RTS) titles such as Age of Empires II. GamesBeat: What led you to focus on making a real-time strategy game with Brass Tactics? Terrano: My roots are in strategy. Above: Brass Tactics takes real-time strategy to VR. It rewards different strategies and mixes of units. There’s also an economic strategy.

Hands-on: ‘Brass Tactics’ is a True Tabletop RTS with All the Classic Trimmings

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At Oculus’ off-site GDC demo booth we saw Brass Tactics, Hidden Path Entertainment’s new real-time strategy game coming exclusively to Oculus Touch after their hit tower defense game Defense Grid 2 Enhanced VR Edition (2016).

‘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.

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

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

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Watch This Trailer For ‘Tactera’ Creator’s Latest Strategy Game ‘Skylight’ Releasing on Jan. 12th

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If you’re anything like me, the prospect of most real-time strategy games is overwhelming. Enter Skylight, a hybrid game that melds elements of both real-time strategy and turn-based strategy into one seamless package.

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.

Does Your Channel Run In A Silo?

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One of the First Games Ever Shown on Vive Launches This Fall on Vive, Rift, and Windows VR

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Arizona Sunshine developer Vertigo Games announced today that Skyworld , a top-down strategy game built for VR is coming to the Vive, Rift, and Windows VR headsets. It was an intriguing look at how a strategy game could be developed for a VR system with motion controllers.

‘Kingdoms and Castles’ Raises Over $100k to Become The ‘Sim City’ of VR

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The Black & White games followed after that and even though I severely lack the strategic insight to excel at real-time strategy epics like Total War , I appreciate the intimate management of city building games all the same.

Move Big Data To The Public Cloud With An Insight PaaS

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Korix Review: Real-Time Strategy Meets Tower Defense Tactics

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We first learned about the real-time strategy meets tower defense hybrid all the way back in August of last year and have been patiently waiting for the chance to dive into the tactical warfare ever since.

Anna Sweet, Head Of Dev Strategy at Oculus announces Killing Floor VR and reveals Superhot VR trailer at PC Gaming Show.

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Head Of Dev Strategy at Oculus announces Killing Floor VR and reveals Superhot VR trailer at PC Gaming Show. Anna Sweet. CatsAndVR.com. VR Gaming

‘Tactera’ Review: The Future Of Tabletop Gaming Is Here

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Brand 2020: A Manifesto In Three Acts – Act I. Crisis

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Hands-On: ‘Dragon Front’ is More Than Just ‘Hearthstone’ in VR

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Back To the Future: The Benefits Of TV Advertising

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How Should Insurers Unleash Their Digital Businesses? By Mastering The Digital Basics

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B2B ecommerce B2C ecommerce blockchain chatbots digital business digital transformation ebusiness strategy ecommerce InsuranceCanadian and US insurers have a lot on their plates this year. They’re not just grappling with extreme weather, substantial underwriting losses from all those motor vehicle claims, but also rising customer expectations and an onslaught of fintech disruptors.

EA Struck Down The ‘Command & Conquer: Red Alert 2 VR’ Fan Remake

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Just as the internet started to get excited about the prospect of one of the best PC strategy games of all-time, Command & Conquer: Red Alert 2 , receiving a fan remake built from the ground-up for VR devices , Electronic Arts, the publisher behind the original game, stepped in to officially strike down the project. While this doesn’t mean EA is working on a VR strategy game in the C&C franchise, it’s certainly a fun thing to think about.

Experts: VR won’t generate revenues until 2019

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Virtual reality companies won’t see any significant revenues until 2019, when high-end devices become more affordable and business use of the technology becomes more popular, a panel of analysts predicted at the VRX Europe 2016 event held... Features VR & AR FutureSource Strategy Analytics SuperData Research Venture Beat Insights VRX Europe