Virtual Reality (VR) News ▼

Steam Will Now Tell You Which Games Are OSVR Compatible

11/30/2016, When it comes to virtual reality headsets for the PC, there is the HTC Vive, the Oculus Rift, and there is the OSVR platform in which gaming peripheral maker Razer has created some headsets for. Now for those wondering about games that are compatible with...

Ubisoft’s VR Games Will Feature Cross-Play Support

11/28/2016, While consoles like Sony’s PlayStation platform and Microsoft’s Xbox platform have titles that have been released on the other console, they aren’t cross-play supported. This means that Xbox One gamers playing a certain game won’t be able to play...

VLC Media Player Now Supports 360-degree Videos

11/27/2016, Platforms like Facebook and YouTube currently allow desktop users to watch videos in 360-degree mode. This is of course catered towards virtual reality where with a proper headset, users can pan around with the headset and check out their surroundings....

Fallout 4 For VR Is Still In The Works

11/21/2016, Earlier this year it was revealed that Bethesda was working on bringing Fallout 4 to virtual reality. It has been about 5 months since the original announcement and we haven’t really heard anything since. For those wondering about the project, you can...

Microsoft Confirms Minimum PC Specs For Windows 10 VR Headsets

11/21/2016, Microsoft is getting serious about virtual reality with the Windows 10 Creators Update that’s due to arrive early next year. The company is trying to create its own VR platform using Windows Holographic, the environment that’s actually used to...

PlayStation VR Named One Of The Best Inventions Of 2016

11/20/2016, The Sony PlayStation VR made its debut later than its competitors like the HTC Vive and Oculus Rift. It also differed from its competitors in that it was designed specifically for the PS4 console, whereas the other two headsets are more for PCs. Now it...

Google Releases Earth VR For HTC Vive

11/16/2016, Google has released a new app today for those who own the HTC Vive virtual reality headset. Google Earth VR is now available for this headset, enabling users to fly around and check out some of the most interesting parts of our planet in virtual reality....

Sony And Nokia Team Up For Virtual Reality

11/15/2016, Sony Pictures today announced that it’s teaming up with Nokia to produce and distribute virtual reality content. The partnership also covers live streaming of 360-degree video so that fans are able to get a virtual front-row seat at Sony Pictures...

The Martian VR Experience Lands On HTC Vive And PSVR Tomorrow

11/14/2016, The Martian was one of the best movies released in 2015. This Ridley Scott-directed thriller is based on a book and it captivated millions of people across the globe with the story of an astronaut that gets left behind on Mars as his crew evacuates...

MSI VR One Backpack Pre-Orders Open Now

11/13/2016, Most powerful virtual reality headsets these days are not untethered, meaning that you need to hook them up to a powerful PC in order to enjoy the immersive VR experiences that they provide. Now you can’t actually take your desktop PC with you but...

IMAX Will Spend $50 Million On Creating High-Quality VR

11/13/2016, IMAX is diving into the world of virtual reality in a big way. It’s looking to create high-quality virtual reality content but it’s going to need some money to do that. It has roped in some big investors to raise $50 million combined which...

HTC Announces Addon That Make The HTC Vive Wireless

11/11/2016, One of the “downsides” to the HTC Vive is that it isn’t wireless. This means that should you get too excited while you’re using the headset, you could get tangled up in the cables or worse, you might accidentally end up ripping it out of the...

The Oculus Rift Can Now Be Supported By Lower-End PCs

11/10/2016, When the Oculus Rift was first announced, the specs required for a PC to be able to run it was relatively high. Or at least it was high enough to give some gamers pause and at the same time made it out of reach for gamers with lower-end rigs. Last month...