Apple Readies to Pioneer AR Evolution

Apple Readies to Pioneer AR Evolution

We believe by 2025, multiple consumer AR glasses will be available from big tech, and the AR experience will shift from being powered by the phone to being powered by wearables.Apple is rumored to be developing a pair of MR goggles and will likely be the company’s first altered-reality product before AR glasses.

Oculus Quest 2 is FINALLY Getting Multi-user Account Support

Oculus Quest 2 is FINALLY Getting Multi-user Account Support

It’s hard to understand how Oculus shipped the Quest without such a fundamental feature and even harder to understand why so few game developers built profiles into their apps.

Insights and Announcements in VR Gaming From The Virtual GDC Showcase

Insights and Announcements in VR Gaming From The Virtual GDC Showcase

During a panel discussion on social VR gaming, BigBox VR co-founder and CTO Gabe Brown made no official announcements but said that the company behind Population One is exploring new ways for users to share in-game currency and deep links directly to private servers.

New Dev Tool Brings Automation to Code Changes

New Dev Tool Brings Automation to Code Changes

Sourcegraph on Wednesday launched Batch Changes, an automated internal coding tool that allows enterprises to automate and track large-scale code changes across all repositories and code hosts.

VAIL VR: The Next Generation of Competitive Virtual Reality Shooters

VAIL VR: The Next Generation of Competitive Virtual Reality Shooters

Some fear that VR gaming is dying out because of this, but VAIL is out to prove that you don’t need a triple-a developer to breathe new life into VR shooters.VAIL is a brand new next-generation competitive shooter developed by AEXLAB.

GeckoLinux Does OpenSuse Better

GeckoLinux Does OpenSuse Better

It gives both seasoned Linux users and new distro adopters an easy way to try an openSuse-based spin that is loaded with features and an ample inventory of the leading Linux desktops.Some Linux developers give users a single or very limited choice of desktop environments.

SteamVR Update Brings Full Support for OpenXR 1.0, A Huge Step for the Open Standard

SteamVR Update Brings Full Support for OpenXR 1.0, A Huge Step for the Open Standard

The latest update to SteamVR, version 1.16, now includes full support for OpenXR 1.0, the widely backed industry standard which aims to make cross-platform VR development easier by allowing developers to build around a single API rather than porting their apps to many different APIs for different headsets.

PlayStation’s Jim Ryan: ‘We’re making a completely new VR format for PS5’

PlayStation’s Jim Ryan: ‘We’re making a completely new VR format for PS5’

We’re very excited by it and we think that people who are going to make VR games for our new VR system are going to be very excited too.

Nightdive developer confirms full VR mode for System Shock 2: Enhanced Edition

Nightdive developer confirms full VR mode for System Shock 2: Enhanced Edition

Classic game centric developer Nightdive Studios has confirmed its upcoming enhanced edition of seminal sci-fi adventure System Shock 2 will include a fully fledged VR mode after a tease for the feature was released earlier this year.

Iconic VR Software Tilt Brush Goes Open Source

Iconic VR Software Tilt Brush Goes Open Source

On January 26 2021, Google released the source code for Tilt Brush and stopped active development of the software, which is where we find ourselves now.At the time of writing it’s been less than two days since Tilt Brush has gone open source and already the first derivative app is available.

Microsoft Flight Simulator – World Update 3 releases today

Microsoft Flight Simulator – World Update 3 releases today

Developer of Microsoft Flight Simulator, Asobo, have locked in their new update for February 16th.384 airports (+1) have been released on the platform so far in various stores.Aircraft: 111 aircraft (+7) are either released or are in various stages of development.

Where to Find Unlisted ‘App Lab’ Games & Apps for Oculus Quest

Where to Find Unlisted ‘App Lab’ Games & Apps for Oculus Quest

From one page, SideQuest allows developers to distribute APKs directly for sideloading or to point to the app’s corresponding App Lab page for easy installation.

Population: One Season One Event - Everything You Need To Know

Population: One Season One Event - Everything You Need To Know

Population One developer BigBox VR have finally revealed details about the Season One 10-week event.New Population One Season One features include new weapons, map updates and melee weapons like the sword.

The Walking Dead Saints and Sinners Is Getting New DLC

The Walking Dead Saints and Sinners Is Getting New DLC

Skydance Interactive studio head Chris Busse revealed that there is more DLC for The Walking Dead: Saints and Sinners still to come.In other words, now that The Walking Dead Saints and Sinners on Oculus Quest has 'The Trail' horde mode, all available downloadable content and updates have been released on all available platforms.

Boiling Steel REVIEW: Halo Meets Portal In VR Robo-Smashing Mayhem

Boiling Steel REVIEW: Halo Meets Portal In VR Robo-Smashing Mayhem

I decided to consider the game's performance by how it lives up to my three facets of a great single-player, narrative-driven VR FPS: a solid movement system, amazing gameplay, and an engaging story.

'HITMAN 3' Launch Trailer Drops Ahead Of Tomorrow's Release

'HITMAN 3' Launch Trailer Drops Ahead Of Tomorrow's Release

Ahead of its long-awaited release tomorrow, IO Interactive have release the Launch Trailer for the new steal assassin title HITMAN 3 .

BattleGroupVR on Steam

BattleGroupVR on Steam

Right now the list of features on the wish list for the final version are: Skirmish mode for setting up your own mission, steam workshop integration for custom ship models, and if there is enough interest: basic multiplayer.

Dino Eruption on Steam

Dino Eruption on Steam

To work tightly with the community and respond to suggestions as consistently as possible the game is expected to receive a major feature update every month.Will the game be priced differently during and after Early Access?.

Multi-User Accounts and App Sharing Coming Soon

Multi-User Accounts and App Sharing Coming Soon

We expect an increasing number of households to have multiple Quest devices, so the App Sharing feature will later expand to allow a primary account holder to share their purchases across three devices.

Remember the Survival Title 'Snow Drift'? It might not be dead yet!

Remember the Survival Title 'Snow Drift'? It might not be dead yet!

Recent development updates about Quest-exclusive survival game Snow Drift, described as The Long Dark in VR, have been pretty few and far between.

JVC Shows Off XR Headset With Insane Field Of View

JVC Shows Off XR Headset With Insane Field Of View

It’s a product that offers a glimpse of a new approach to headset displays technology.While the headset is officially aimed at the enterprise market, it does curiously make use of SteamVR tracking technology.

First big VR announcement of 2021: Mare is coming to Oculus Quest

First big VR announcement of 2021: Mare is coming to Oculus Quest

The new game from Visiontrick Media, Mare, is coming to Oculus Quest at the very beginning of the year.Happy holidays folks, and thanks for the support throughout the years, MARE is finally ready for release and will be coming to Oculus Quest at the very beginning of next year.🙏See you on the other side!

The Best Upcoming VR Games in 2021

The Best Upcoming VR Games in 2021

Also, there are lots of fantasy VR games, creating new and exciting metaverses for players.Wraith: The Oblivion – Afterlife is one of the horror VR games in 2021, where the player is immersed in Barclay Mansion.

Sony's Developer Problem Could Spell Trouble for PSVR2

Sony's Developer Problem Could Spell Trouble for PSVR2

Last month, VR Final reported that Aldin Dynamics, developer of Waltz Of The Wizard, announced they were "holding off" on further PlayStation development until Sony clarified its position on the future of PSVR.The response was...

Godot Engine Receiving Support Funded by Facebook Reality Labs

Godot Engine Receiving Support Funded by Facebook Reality Labs

The Godot Engine is a not-for-profit free and open source game engine which aims at empowering all users in their 2D and 3D game development projects.It is with great excitement that we share the news that Facebook Reality Labs has provided a grant to support the Godot Engine project.

Building Virtual Spaces

Building Virtual Spaces

Recently I have been experimenting with the Oculus Quest 2 and Unity.My first pass at the virtual space used the oculus integration asset and the XR Legacy Input Helpers.

Explore ‘Myst’ Like Never Before, as the Classic Puzzle Game Comes to Oculus Quest Today

Explore ‘Myst’ Like Never Before, as the Classic Puzzle Game Comes to Oculus Quest Today

There’s even a puzzle randomizer, so those who long ago memorized all the answers can experience Myst like it’s the first time.It’s crazy to think that a from-the-ground-up reimagining of Myst started only a year ago, and look where we are now!

Microsoft Flight Simulator VR to launch as free upgrade in late December

Microsoft Flight Simulator VR to launch as free upgrade in late December

Asobo Studio also said that compatibility with additional VR headsets would not come until later, but that plan has changed.“Everybody will get access to VR now, and when I say everybody [...] it will also be open to all devices, including the Oculus family, Valve family, really every family of headset are going to be supported there.”.

Project Wingman to Release December 1st with SteamVR Support

Project Wingman to Release December 1st with SteamVR Support

Now Sector D2 says VR support for Project Wingman is arriving at launch, which will provide a “1:1 experience with traditional players,” which puts you in the cockpit for some high-flying dogfighting against users with regular monitors.

Waltz Of The Wizard Developer Halts Updates amid PSVR Silence

Waltz Of The Wizard Developer Halts Updates amid PSVR Silence

But now Hrafn Thorisson, the CEO of Waltz of the Wizard developer Aldin Dynamics, has expressed concerns with Sony's PSVR relative silence.This means that even the Natural Magic expansion pack for Waltz of the Wizard isn't coming to PSVR, which is going to be quite a blow to fans on the platform.