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Oculus Rift’s Commercial Release Might Not Happen This Year

04/23/2015, It seems that at the moment, virtual reality is a hot topic and we’re sure many gamers and developers are eager to get their hands on the Oculus Rift. However there is some bad news and that is there is a good chance that the commercial version of the...

Oculus Rift Demo Teaches Users How To Survive A Water Crash Landing

04/22/2015, Stuck in metal tube flying hundreds of miles above ground, the last thing we’re sure many of us do not want to think of is what will happen if the plane crashes? Typically there are videos which shows passengers how to put on their life jacket or wear...

Grand Theft Auto 5 Ported Onto The Oculus Rift

04/16/2015, Running around and jacking cars in real life is probably not the best idea and is probably a really quick way to land yourself in prison. However if you’ve always wondered what it might be like, here’s a safer alternative – Grand Theft Auto 5...

Facebook: Oculus Rift Could Arrive Later This Year

03/26/2015, We recently reported on speculation about the Oculus Rift release. It’s widely being speculated that this virtual reality headset will not be released in 2015 as previously promised. Though today at its F8 conference Facebook might have provided us...

Oculus Exec Certain That MMOs Will Come To VR Eventually

03/15/2015, So we have seen games like first-person shooters make its way onto virtual reality headsets like the Oculus Rift, but what other games would make sense to be played on the headset? We suppose MMORPGs such as World of Warcraft, Guild Wars, the Final...

Oculus Rift Release Delay Being Speculated

03/15/2015, The Oculus Rift virtual reality headset has been in development for a couple of years now. Things changed for the company when Facebook acquired it. Oculus then had access to resources that it previously didn’t so it allowed the company to do...

The FeelReal Adds Smells And Vibrations To The Oculus Rift

03/10/2015, The Oculus Rift is a virtual reality headset which means that by itself, it provides the wearer with a pretty immersive gaming experience. However that immersion is only visual and if you’re looking for added stimuli to help make your experience even...

Facebook Already Working On Virtual Reality Apps

02/18/2015, In what was a surprising announcement early last year, Facebook revealed that they would be acquiring Oculus VR, the company behind the Oculus Kit virtual reality headset. Now it remains to be seen when the device would be released as an actual commercial...

Runtastic And Oculus Rift Get Up And Running

12/15/2014, It goes without saying that keeping healthy is one of the core areas in life where everyone ought to look into – after all, health is wealth. However, there are moments in life when you do not feel as though you would like to work the treadmill, so...

Oculus CEO Says Consumer Version Of Rift Is Months Away

11/04/2014, Virtual reality has been the talk of the town in recent months. Many are asking when Oculus will finally start shipping its consumer version. Its developer kits have seen decent response from developers but now its time to see if the product is going to...

Mario Kart VR For The Oculus Rift Puts Gamers In The Driver’s Seat

09/30/2014, One of the interesting things that developers have managed to do with the Oculus Rift is make normal games playable in virtual reality mode. It definitely adds a different dimension and creates a more immersive experience. Well if you’ve always wondered...

Oculus Unveils Crescent Bay Prototype

09/21/2014, We’re still quite a few months off from a consumer version of the Oculus Rift but in the meantime we can feast our eyes on the latest prototype that the company has unveiled a couple of days back. The last prototype was called Crystal Cove and it...

Consumer-friendly Oculus Rift Rumored For Summer 2015 Release

09/11/2014, The Oculus Rift at the moment is still in its developer kit phase, meaning that it isn’t quite ready for the masses yet as presumably the company still has a lot of work left to do and a lot of cleaning up as well in terms of its design. Unfortunately...