Miku Land Gate is a VR World Opening This Summer Dedicated to Hatsune Miku

Miku Land Gate is a VR World Opening This Summer Dedicated to Hatsune Miku

Hosted on Virtual Cast, a live VR communication service which launched back in 2018, Miku Land Gate is essentially a Hatsune Miku themed amusement park designed Japan-based Takeru Shoji Architects; a firm which normally works on homes and shops.

Hamilton’s Innovation Factory brings virtual office to workers amid COVID-19 pandemic

Hamilton’s Innovation Factory brings virtual office to workers amid COVID-19 pandemic

Executive director David Carter says staff at Hamilton’s Innovation Factory (IF) have been coming into work virtually for the last month using a 3D digital office created by the U.S. based platform VirBELA.

Virtual Reality Concert In Helsinki Attracts Over 1 Million Spectators

Virtual Reality Concert In Helsinki Attracts Over 1 Million Spectators

A virtual reality concert in Helsinki has attracted over one million spectators, as the coronavirus thwarted Finland’s usual May Day celebrations this year.Headlined by Finnish rap group JVG, the virtual gig saw a total of 12% of Finland’s population tune in, while almost 150,000 viewers went so far as to create virtual avatars for themselves.

Finland invited the entire country to a virtual concert in an online version of its capital city — take a look

Finland invited the entire country to a virtual concert in an online version of its capital city — take a look

The city hosted a virtual gathering and concert to celebrate May Day, and more than 10% of Finland's population tuned in.Finland has a population of around six million, and 700,000 viewers tuned into the virtual concert, according to the city of Helsinki, meaning that nearly 12% of the country watched the event.

The Rise of the VR Industry

The Rise of the VR Industry

It wasn't until around 2010 that companies like Vive, Oculus, and Sony started making VR headsets that would be accessible to almost everyone in North America and Europe.Another reason why people are so obsessed over VR is the price tag on the headsets.

Oh Timbaland: ‘Beat Saber’ Announces New Timbaland Music Pack

Oh Timbaland: ‘Beat Saber’ Announces New Timbaland Music Pack

With five original songs written specifically for Beat Saber, the Timbaland Music Pack touches a variety of genres and features hit artists Bruno Martini, Kaydence, Nash Overstreet, Karra & Common Strangers, Sid Tipton, and Timbaland himself.

Razr Reviews Raise $1500 Durability Question

Razr Reviews Raise $1500 Durability Question

Even harsher was Adam Ismail's verdict in Tom's Guide: "Between the Razr's questionable build quality, underwhelming performance, middling camera and awful battery life, the folding gimmick -- neat though it may be -- isn't enough to save this device.".

Enjoying the View? How computer games can help evaluate landscapes

Enjoying the View? How computer games can help evaluate landscapes

Geographers from Staffordshire University are stepping into the virtual world of computer games to develop exciting new ways of assessing landscapes.The project involved digitally mapping 300 sites across Wales and sought feedback from the public on the visual quality of the landscapes.

‘Stormland’ Now Works on Index, Vive, Windows VR, & More Thanks to Revive Update

‘Stormland’ Now Works on Index, Vive, Windows VR, & More Thanks to Revive Update

Original Article (November 14th, 2019) : Revive works more-or-less seamlessly for playing games from the Oculus PC library on SteamVR headsets like Index, Vive, and Windows VR.

Nostos on Steam

Nostos on Steam

Nostos, developed by NetEase, is a PC and VR cross-platform multiplayer survival game with an open-world where elements of Oriental animated films are incorporated.

Falcon Age - RAISE A FALCON, FIGHT COLONIZERS.

Falcon Age - RAISE A FALCON, FIGHT COLONIZERS.

Falcon Age is a first-person, single-player action adventure where you’ll play as Ara in her fight to reclaim her cultural legacy in the lost art of falcon hunting against a force of automated colonizers.

Spoiler Alert: Inside the Cycling World of ‘Stormland’

Spoiler Alert: Inside the Cycling World of ‘Stormland’

Your objective in Stormland’s Cycling World is to conquer the Tempest command tower in Terminus.

Stormland VR Review – Wage a Titanic War of the Robots in this Fast Paced Co-op Shooter!

Stormland VR Review – Wage a Titanic War of the Robots in this Fast Paced Co-op Shooter!

It feels like Oculus has been teasing the game for years, making lofty claims regarding its innovative locomotion and combat mechanics, all taking place within a fully-realized beautiful open world that the player is free to explore.

‘Stormland’ Review – The New Bar for VR Open-world Adventure

‘Stormland’ Review – The New Bar for VR Open-world Adventure

While magazine-based reloading can be a lot of fun in VR games, I think Insomniac made an excellent choice with Stormland’s weapon design in this regard; the gesture of tearing guns apart is an absolute joy, and this also means that even if you find a gun you don’t care for (which happens often) it’s still useful to you because it can be turned into Alloy and ammo.

FedEx Using VR to Help Train Package Handlers

FedEx Using VR to Help Train Package Handlers

FedEx is turning to virtual reality to better train workers and give them an idea of what they can truly expect with the job.FedEx isn’t the first company to use virtual reality to better prepare employees.

‘Stormland’ Behind-the-scenes – Insights & Artwork from Insomniac Games

‘Stormland’ Behind-the-scenes – Insights & Artwork from Insomniac Games

We spoke to the Lead & Principal Designers of Stormland, Mike Daly and Duncan Moore, to learn how they pulled it all together to create one of VR’s first truly native open-world games.

Behind-the-Scenes of ‘Stormland’ with Insomniac Games Lead VFX Artist Yancy Young

Behind-the-Scenes of ‘Stormland’ with Insomniac Games Lead VFX Artist Yancy Young

During the launch day stream on November 14 at 1:00 pm ET / 10:00 am PT, you’ll be able to follow along with the Insomniac team on Twitch, , and .And today, Insomniac Games Lead VFX Artist Yancy Young shares some of his background and the part he played in shaping Stormland.

Stormland is Hiding a Hefty Workout in Its Open World

Stormland is Hiding a Hefty Workout in Its Open World

Insomniac Games’ Stormland is coming to Oculus Rift next month, and the game is shaping up to be an engrossing open-world adventure.For some players, Stormland will be their open-world role-playing game of choice.

Slipstream Saga: A Closer Look at ‘Stormland’ from Insomniac Games

Slipstream Saga: A Closer Look at ‘Stormland’ from Insomniac Games

Hailed by PC Gamer as arguably “the best VR game of 2019,” Stormland lets you explore, climb, and fly through an expansive android civilization with open-world elements.Mike and I were caretakers of the game pillars and worked with everyone on the team to steer Stormland towards fun and innovation at all times.

VR Game Hallow Realm: Will You Hunt or Haunt?

VR Game Hallow Realm: Will You Hunt or Haunt?

A Unique Multi-Player Virtual Reality Game Experience.It has a big impact on the virtual reality landscape as it changes the VR game from being a solitary experience to a socially interactive one.

Shaun MacGillivray Chats About IMAX and VR Movies

Shaun MacGillivray Chats About IMAX and VR Movies

Juanita: Tell us more about immersive experiences that use the flying film technique or the shots that make us feel like we’re flying while moving in a seat.

Co-Op in the Clouds: Insomniac Reveals New Details on ‘Stormland’ Multiplayer

Co-Op in the Clouds: Insomniac Reveals New Details on ‘Stormland’ Multiplayer

“We want players to feel like they are a part of an epic struggle alongside the rest of the player community,” says Insomniac Games Lead Designer Mike Daly.To learn more, we caught up with Insomniac Games Lead Designer Mike Daly to chat about Stormland’s social gameplay and new demo experience.

Cloud gaming: How Insomniac’s VR game ‘Stormland’ is elevating action adventure

Cloud gaming: How Insomniac’s VR game ‘Stormland’ is elevating action adventure

You come to learn that this sprout seems to understand your android anatomy and can grow stronger and supplement your body with a host of exotic alien abilities.

Open World Game Lets You Solve Mysteries As A Gang Of Cats

Open World Game Lets You Solve Mysteries As A Gang Of Cats

Peace Island allows users to step into a cat's shoes - or paws - to solve puzzles to try and get to the bottom of the mystery of the missing humans.

Code Cracker Turing to Be on 50-Quid Notes

Code Cracker Turing to Be on 50-Quid Notes

Alan Turing, the British mathematician known for his World War II code-breaking exploits and for a test to distinguish between human and machine intelligence, will be on 50-pound notes in the UK by the end of 2021.

London VR arena unveils new expansion, full-body tracking system

London VR arena unveils new expansion, full-body tracking system

Dreamland VR, which describes itself as having Canada’s largest wireless VR arena, says it’s shelled out some big bucks to expand its operations to include a new eight-player, full-body VR system. Butros said it initially cost the company more than $750,000 to put together its 2,400-square-foot wireless arena.

No tethers, no limits - a year of rebuilding SUPERHOT VR for the Oculus Quest

No tethers, no limits - a year of rebuilding SUPERHOT VR for the Oculus Quest

High-end 6DOF VR made it clear that you can make amazing, immersive VR experiences – things that will never work on regular screens, things that make you feel like you’re somebody else, like you have superpowers.

Rolls-Royce Codevelops VR Training for Qatar Airways Engines

Rolls-Royce Codevelops VR Training for Qatar Airways Engines

“Virtual reality has a valuable application here,” said Steve Buckland, customer and product training manager at Rolls-Royce and developer of the training program.

Advanced virtual technology captures how coral reefs recover after bleaching

Advanced virtual technology captures how coral reefs recover after bleaching

The 100 Island Challenge literally unlocked another dimension to Viscore by bringing a highly interdisciplinary research team together, to create the data, algorithms and tools that are now allowing scientists to virtually explore reefs in the lab; to time-travel virtually from year to year; to track the growth and decline of individual colonies; and to study spatial and temporal relationships across the reef.

Catland Adds VR Support to The Spy Who Shrunk Me, Announces Taphouse 2 from Summer 2019

Catland Adds VR Support to The Spy Who Shrunk Me, Announces Taphouse 2 from Summer 2019

The Spy Who Shrunk Me VR is a free update for those who already own the original version of the videogame. In addition to The Spy Who Shrunk Me VR, Catland is also working on Taphouse 2: The Taphousening for PC and VR headsets.