How BigBox VR designed its Population: One vertical combat for virtual reality

BigBox VR’s Population: One is attempting to break new ground as a battle royale shooter game that you can play in virtual reality. It debuts this month on the major VR headsets, and it represents an attempt to bring the same joy that people have playing battle royale games on the PC and consoles into […]

Blair Witch VR is Coming to Quest Just in Time for Halloween, Trailer Here

The Entire VR Industry in One Little Email The Daily Roundup is our comprehensive coverage of the VR industry wrapped up into one daily email, delivered directly to your inbox.  Email Address Blair Witch (2019), the psychological horror game, has been available on console and PC for over a year now, however today developers Bloober […]

Thirdverse raises $8.5 million to expand its VR business

VR developer Thirdverse has completed a Series A funding round worth $8.5 million. Thirdverse worked on the multiplayer sword-fighting VR game Swords of Gargantua, which came out in 2019. JAFCO lead the investment round, with Presence Capital, Sisu Ventures, and Incubate Fund also investing. The studio’s next game, Frostpoint VR: Proving Grounds, is coming out […]

Waltz Of The Wizard Developers Detail Quest 2 Enhancements

Waltz of the Wizard has been updated to include several visual enhancements specifically for Oculus Quest 2, ahead of the headset’s launch later this month. Let’s take a look at the changes in our Waltz of the Wizard graphics comparison! The changes are available as part of a new patch, v1.5, detailed on the game’s […]

Star Wars: Squadrons VR – Supported Headsets, Minimum Specs, & More

The Entire VR Industry in One Little Email The Daily Roundup is our comprehensive coverage of the VR industry wrapped up into one daily email, delivered directly to your inbox.  Email Address Star Wars: Squadrons is almost here and will bring with it optional support for a wide range of VR headsets. This article brings […]

'Until You Fall' Oculus Quest Review – VR Hack & Slash with Strategy

The Entire VR Industry in One Little Email The Daily Roundup is our comprehensive coverage of the VR industry wrapped up into one daily email, delivered directly to your inbox.  Email Address Until You Fall brings a refreshingly unique approach to VR sword fighting which combines the satisfaction of a hack & slash game with […]

HaptX wins $1.5 million NSF grant to create full-body haptics for VR

Virtual reality headsets are already advanced enough to make your brain believe you’re moving through an artificial 3D space, but VR hardware makers are still working to replicate the physical sensations of touch and force — not just in hands, but across users’ bodies. Today, VR glove maker HaptX announced it has won a $1.5 […]

Details On Star Wars: Squadrons Progression, Ranked System

There’s only a few days until the release of Star Wars: Squadrons, and we have some new details on the game’s progression system and its version of competitive ranked matches. The game will feature a couple of different systems –– Levels, Operations, Ranks, and Challenges. Levels will work just like most other games — doing […]

'Solaris Offworld Combat' Preview – Laser Tag with Competitive Ambitions

The Entire VR Industry in One Little Email The Daily Roundup is our comprehensive coverage of the VR industry wrapped up into one daily email, delivered directly to your inbox.  Email Address Launching today, Solaris Offworld Combat is a team-based VR arena shooter from First Contact Entertainment, the studio behind the lauded Firewall: Zero Hour (2018). […]