Half-Life: Alyx mod Return to Rapture turns BioShock into a whole new VR campaign

Half-Life: Alyx mod Return to Rapture turns BioShock into a whole new VR campaign

I imagine it would be a hell of a challenge to recreate 2007 classic FPS BioShock in the Half-Life Alyx engine, but this mod does something even more impressive.Return to Rapture is an eight-episode mash-up of Half-Life: Alyx and BioShock, but with an entirely new campaign.

Hubris on Steam

Hubris on Steam

A VR action-adventure game set in the unique and intriguing Hubris Sci-Fi Universe.But more than that, you will need all the help you can get, as there are other factions eager to unravel the long-forgotten secrets of the OOO.

Gorilla Tag on Steam

Gorilla Tag on Steam

There's only one map and one game mode, but since you can play with up to 10 people at a time and it's got a locomotion system that's pretty unique so far for VR, I think it's already a lot of fun, and there's nowhere to go but up.” Will the game be priced differently during and after Early Access?

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.

My first week with the Oculus Quest 2

My first week with the Oculus Quest 2

The original USB C Cable from Oculus is 99 euro!You can buy a good cable of Amazon for about 20-40$!I also thought the sound was very good and I could even connect my AirPods Pro to my headset.

Travel the world without leaving home, thanks to Peterborough virtual reality company

Travel the world without leaving home, thanks to Peterborough virtual reality company

Coronavirus: Non-profit in Ontario makes trip down memory lane virtual reality for seniors – Jan 21, 2021 “We really want to bring it into a space where people are in their homes, but really feel like they are standing in awe of the history and archeology that is out there in the world and show people that even now, in a pandemic it is accessible,” said Brooks.

HTC starts their weeklong discounts on the Vive Cosmos

HTC starts their weeklong discounts on the Vive Cosmos

This is a lot more work to set up than the standard Vive Cosmos, but the tracking is far more accurate than the camera system on the headset.Besides the improved tracking, the headset offers the same features as the standard Cosmos.

Rethinking the Sustainable Electric Automobile

Rethinking the Sustainable Electric Automobile

I have my eye on the coming Cadillac Lyriq, which should work and look better than a Tesla -- and be far less likely to kill you.

Cartoonish Carnage: ‘GORN’ Brings Over-the-Top Melee Combat to the Quest Platform

Cartoonish Carnage: ‘GORN’ Brings Over-the-Top Melee Combat to the Quest Platform

Most games have been quite figured out but the new format poses a lot of interesting new design challenges—I actually still think we don’t really know how to make good VR games, and I wanted to be on the cutting edge of figuring that out.

TechNewsWorld

TechNewsWorld

We'll close with my product of the week, a monitor launched by Dell focused on video conferencing in the new normal -- and supporting one of CES's trends.

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.

Save 15% on Ragnarock on Steam

Save 15% on Ragnarock on Steam

Concerning gameplay, we have a lot of fun ideas for solo/multiplayer features, game modes, and we will of course concentrate on improvement areas with feedback from the community.” What is the current state of the Early Access version?

Arizona Sunshine Celebrates Oculus Quest Anniversary with New Content and a Giveaway + A Look at How They Optimized for Quest 2

Arizona Sunshine Celebrates Oculus Quest Anniversary with New Content and a Giveaway + A Look at How They Optimized for Quest 2

It’s been one year since the launch of Arizona Sunshine on Oculus Quest, and Vertigo Games is celebrating this major milestone by adding a brand new horde mode map to the untethered VR zombie apocalypse on December 15, 2020.

Star Wars: Tales from the Galaxy's Edge is a VR step away from virtually visiting Disney

Star Wars: Tales from the Galaxy's Edge is a VR step away from virtually visiting Disney

Star Wars: Tales from the Galaxy's Edge is a spiritual sequel to Vader Immortal, a three-part VR experience released last year by Disney's experimental entertainment tech group, ILMxLab. Vader Immortal blended impressive voice acting and storytelling to feel a bit like a game mixed with a home theme park experience.

Population: One | Review

Population: One | Review

Population: One With the release of the much-anticipated Population: One, the Battle Royale format, still ridiculously popular with games like PUBG and Fortnite, makes its way to VR and, this time, it’s completely untethered.

Facebook Disguised Quest 2 Dev Kits as Clothing Irons to Avoid Prying Eyes

Facebook Disguised Quest 2 Dev Kits as Clothing Irons to Avoid Prying Eyes

Even though Quest 2 was leaked well before it was officially announced, Facebook still did their level best to hide the box from prying eyes while en route to developers, camouflaging it as an ordinary household clothing iron.

Oculus Rift Creator: People Don't Yet Understand Appeal of VR

Oculus Rift Creator: People Don't Yet Understand Appeal of VR

That's according to Oculus Rift creator Palmer Luckey, who told GameSpot sister site CNET that companies like Oculus VR still have a lot of work to do to show people that VR is much more than just a new way to play video games.

Hands-On Review of the Pico G2 4K Enterprise 3DoF VR Headset

Hands-On Review of the Pico G2 4K Enterprise 3DoF VR Headset

Contents are the headset itself, the remote and batteries, the charging cable and wall adaptor, instructions booklet, a lens cloth, and two paper masks to go between the wearer’s face and the actual headset.

HellroadVR on Steam

HellroadVR on Steam

Whether we focus on new maps, mechanics, zombies or weapons will be decided upon the feedback that we will get from our community.” What is the current state of the Early Access version?

My predictions for the Facebook Connect

My predictions for the Facebook Connect

Today on Upload VR I’ve seen that the box of the device has already been leaked , so I think we can expect a launch of the preorders starting from tomorrow and a release before the holidays, when Facebook plans to sell a lot of devices.

Salesforce Sustainability Cloud

Salesforce Sustainability Cloud

This covers a lot; from an organization's travel and transport to its raw materials use, and the package helps a business quickly account for its intake of carbon and its disposition.

Medal Of Honor: Above and Beyond Is Pushing The Classic Franchise Forward In Exciting New Ways

Medal Of Honor: Above and Beyond Is Pushing The Classic Franchise Forward In Exciting New Ways

“Vince (Zampella) called me about about four years ago and there was some talk internally at Respawn about it being time to revisit Medal of Honor with modern sensibilities, and a lot of us got our careers by starting to work on that game, so to come back 15-16 years later with everything that you’ve learned and the state of the art tools, and god it’d be fun to see what you can do.

Honesty and Optimism

Honesty and Optimism

The optimistic group tells teams to do what they need to do to solve problems and deliver on the vision.The optimistic approach can burn trust between teams and their leadership and also burn people out.

Roto Reviews x Nicole Walker

Roto Reviews x Nicole Walker

RoboRecall: Playing RoboRecall in the RotoVR is a lot of fun – the rotation makes it easy to change directions and in combination with the teleporting you can move easily in the game.

Congress vs. Big Tech: Breaking Up Is Hard (and Stupid) to Do

Congress vs. Big Tech: Breaking Up Is Hard (and Stupid) to Do

If you don't take those extra steps, you won't address the bad behavior effectively, or you are more likely to cause the nation to lose another industry -- and each company needs a different remedy.

Downpour Interactive and Coatsink Deliver Mil-Sim ‘Onward’ for Oculus Quest

Downpour Interactive and Coatsink Deliver Mil-Sim ‘Onward’ for Oculus Quest

Once you have look and feel where you want them, audio becomes very important, and this is one of the few things we cannot do in-house, so we partnered up with a professional sound design studio who recorded the sounds of the weapons you use in-game.

Rethinking Reality With ThinkReality’s Nathan Pettyjohn and Lenovo’s Bill Adams

Rethinking Reality With ThinkReality’s Nathan Pettyjohn and Lenovo’s Bill Adams

“There’s been a subset of enterprises that have realized a more significant need to deploy remote assistance solutions,” said Bill Adams, Smart Verticals communications Manager for Lenovo’s Intelligent Devices Group.

Which way to the fridge? Common sense helps robots navigate

Which way to the fridge? Common sense helps robots navigate

SemExp, or Goal-Oriented Semantic Exploration, uses machine learning to train a robot to recognize objects -- knowing the difference between a kitchen table and an end table, for instance -- and to understand where in a home such objects are likely to be found.

A Closer Look at the HP Reverb G2

A Closer Look at the HP Reverb G2

With price being a key consideration for many users, the VIVE Pro is currently available for $1,200, the Oculus Rift S for $400, and the Reverb G2 set to hit the shelves at $600.The Reverb lands between these headsets in some ways.

‘Trover Saves the Universe’ Now Available on Oculus Quest: Interview with Justin Roiland

‘Trover Saves the Universe’ Now Available on Oculus Quest: Interview with Justin Roiland

Justin Roiland: When I first started thinking about Trover Saves the Universe, I wanted to combine an idea I had previously had about a villain who kidnapped a character’s dogs and stuffed them into his eye holes with a fun, humorous, and immersive action-packed platformer that put players front and center of the game while having to work together with the main character to progress.