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HTC has announced a new tether-less VR upgrade kit for the HTC Vive, made by TPCAST. This new add-on will allow users to roam freely around their game-space, without the fear of tripping over cables. The current version of device will come with a small battery that will last for an hour and a half of gameplay. A bigger battery will...
HTC, Syntrend, and the tech developers at SteelSeries and AMD have partnered together to open a new VR Arcade. The arcade is called HTC Viveland, and is located in Taipei, the capitol of Taiwan. The new arcade currently supports over 20 different experiences in a 330 square meter facility that mixes traditional virtual reality with the newer methods of mixed or...
Tech developer Zotac revealed the VR GO - a new backpack PC that will free the virtual world of the Cables that tether it to reality. One of the most obvious detractors from an otherwise immersive VR experience, no matter which platform you use, has always been the cables. Between running power and the HDMI video input, players are limited to a...
Microsoft has partnered with lead hardware makers to produce an affordable line of virtual reality headsets. The headsets will be produced by HP, Dell, Lenovo, Asus, and Acer, and will start at $299. Microsoft's VR technology will be the "first and only with inside-out, six-degrees of freedom." To clarify, this means the headsets will come with internal sensors that remove the need...
Sony's PlayStation VR headset is apparently compatible with consoles and platforms other than PS4. To the surprise of many, some Reddit and Twitter users have found out that the PSVR can be utilized on the Nintendo Wii U, Xbox One and also PC. This is done by connecting the PSVR to the console of choice through an HDMI cable, triggering the Cinematic mode and...
Psychonauts in the Rhombus of Ruin
Psychonauts 2 is right up there with The Last Guardian and Final Fantasy XV when it comes to highly anticipated games. After a swift Fig campaign, Tim Schafer and his studio Double Fine Productions announced a bridge between the original Pyschonauts and its sequel called Psychonauts in the Rhombus of Ruin. This unique, first-person puzzle game was on hand this weekend at IndieCade...
Crytek, the developers of Robinson: The Journey, have announced that their PlayStation VR exclusive title will launch next month, on November 8. The highly anticipated VR game is now set to launch almost a month after Sony's proprietary VR headset. Even though it just missed the deadline of October 13, the techno-survival title will still be one of the first complete...
Epic Games has announced Robo Recall, a virtual reality first-person shooter about a robot uprising. In Robo Recall, you will fight against waves and waves of robots. These TAL robots have gone rogue, and it is up to you to go out there and recall them. With bullets. And occasionally using their own legs to bash in their heads in....
Ready at Dawn love to create atmospheric, cinematic experiences, as we saw with The Order: 1886. It was only a matter of time before the studio released a virtual reality title, and that title is Lone Echo. All we know about this VR game is what we see in the teaser trailer above, and on the official site. From the trailer we...
4A Games, the creators of Metro 2033, Metro: Last Light, and Metro Redux, have revealed a new Oculus Rift title designed to take advantage of the Oculus Touch controllers. Arktika.1 is set on an earth that has entered a new ice age, with most of humanity escaping to the equatorial regions, where it is still warm. You, however, are not one of those...