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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Ahead of its long-awaited release tomorrow, IO Interactive have release the Launch Trailer for the new steal assassin title HITMAN 3 .
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.
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.
Recent development updates about Quest-exclusive survival game Snow Drift, described as The Long Dark in VR, have been pretty few and far between.
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!
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.
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.
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.
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!
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.”.
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.
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.