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Oculus Waives Shipping Fees As An Apology For Delays

04/03/2016, Facebook-owned Oculus started taking pre-orders for its first virtual reality headset last month, shipments also began in March, with company founder Palmer Luckey actually flying out to Alaska to deliver the first unit in person to a very lucky customer....

Oculus Confirms VR Games For Rift Can Be Sold On Other Platforms

03/28/2016, Oculus has started shipping its first virtual reality headset. Company founder Palmer Luckey went all the way to Alaska to personally deliver the first unit to a customer. As units start arriving for customers, the company has confirmed one important...

Oculus Founder Delivers First Rift Headset Himself

03/27/2016, Facebook-owned Oculus has been working on its Rift virtual reality headset for a couple of years now and it has finally started shipping units to meet the release date next week. This is the first retail headset from Oculus so it’s a big moment for...

Oculus Rift VR Headset Arrives On March 28th With 30 Games

03/16/2016, Facebook-owned Oculus has been working on its Rift virtual reality headset for a couple of years now. After launching multiple developer kits and pushing back the consumer launch of its headset, Oculus finally started taking pre-orders for the Rift a few...

Oculus Has New Social Features

03/09/2016, Right now, many of us send messages, photos and short video clips back and forth on various platforms, where social media does play a pretty important role as well. Oculus might soon introduce something interesting on the Virtual Reality (VR) platform,...

Ex-Oculus VP Demonstrates Long Range VR Tracking

03/08/2016, Accurate tracking is essential to a great virtual reality experience. The system needs to correctly determine the orientation and position of the user’s head to convincingly move the virtual world. Companies like Oculus and HTC are working on...

Oculus’ Quill Lets One Create Art In Virtual Reality

01/26/2016, The world of art is an extremely flexible one – there are many ways and methods of expression, not to mention showcase art. It is a subject that is alive, and hence the Facebook-owned Oculus feels that there is much which can be explored in the...

Oculus Founder Thinks Nintendo’s Virtual Boy Gave VR A Bad Name

01/12/2016, While virtual reality might have boomed in the past year or so, the reality of it is that the concept has been around for a while now. In fact, one could even consider the View-Master as one of the first few devices to embody the concept of being...

The Oculus Rift Was Apparently Supposed To Be Cheaper

01/06/2016, The Oculus Rift’s official price has finally been revealed where it is priced at $599. This is a little above the $500 price tag that many had speculated, but interestingly enough it seems that at one point in time, the Oculus Rift headset was actually...

Oculus Rift Release Date And Price (Official)

01/06/2016, Oculus has kept us waiting for its virtual reality headset for a very long time, finally, the company has revealed the crucial details that many of us wanted to find out. It was only a couple of days ago that Oculus confirmed it will start taking...

Oculus Rift Pre-Orders Open On January 6th

01/04/2016, The day that many had been waiting for is just around the corner now, Facebook-owned VR company has just confirmed that Oculus Rift pre-orders will finally open on Wednesday, January 6th, 2016. That’s less than 48 hours away, interested customers...

Oculus Touch Motion Controllers Delayed

01/03/2016, Many are anxiously waiting for Oculus to release the consumer version of its Rift virtual reality headset, the company has already confirmed that the headset will be launched with an Xbox One gamepad to that customers can play games that require...

Crytek’s The Climb Is First Exclusive Oculus Rift Title

12/15/2015, Oculus may have helped Samsung with the Gear VR headset but the company has its own hardware in the pipeline that it has been working on for the past few years. Oculus is going to commercially release the Rift headset in the coming year and naturally...

EVE: Valkyrie Will Be Included With Pre-Ordered Oculus Rift

12/10/2015, EVE: Valkyrie has got plenty of publicity over the past week as CCP has been working hard to get the hype machine rolling for this title, and it’s now revealed a bit of news that’s quite interesting. CCP has confirmed that EVE: Valkyrie will...