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