New Quest Rendering Tech Promises Massive Gains in App Performance

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.  At Connect 2021 last week, Meta revealed a new Quest rendering technology called Application Spacewarp which it says can increase the performance of Quest apps […]

Ubisoft renames Rainbow Six Quarantine, for fairly obvious reasons

The Rainbow Six franchise has gone through a few iterations, and the next will be called Rainbow Six Extraction. Formerly known as Rainbow Six Quarantine, the game will be revealed at Ubisoft Forward. Ubisoft released a teaser trailer on Monday, alongside some more information about the game, and it looks pretty scary. In Rainbow Six […]

Demeo Graphics Comparison – Quest 2 vs PC VR

With four-player cross-play support across PC and Quest, Demeo is an ambitious multiplayer VR effort from developer Resolution Games. But how does the standalone version stack up next to the might of the PC? Find out in our Demeo graphics comparison! Demeo is a cooperative dungeon-crawler that plays out as a virtual tabletop board game. […]

Arrow Creator Wanted Oliver Queen To Inspire Future Vigilantes, Including Batman

If you’re not already overwhelmed by the amount of Batman content on offer right now, then it may interest you to learn this little piece of trivia from the Arrowverse. Creator of Arrow and Legends of Tomorrow, Marc Guggenheim, recently revealed how Oliver Queen’s legacy was meant to inspire the Caped Crusader – at least in his […]

Activision Blizzard Reports Quarterly Profit of $508M and Annual Profits of $2.2B

Video game holding company Activision Blizzard published its financial earnings for the fourth quarter and full-year 2020. The company generated quarterly net revenues of $2.41B USD, up 21.5% compared to $1.99B during the same period of 2019. For the full-year 2020, Activision Blizzard recorded net revenues of $8.1B, which marks an increase of 25% year-over-year. […]

Dying Light 2 Devs Promise "Fresh Updates" Next Year

Looks like 2021 will be bringing some good news for those waiting for Dying Light 2. The game’s developer, Techland, have confirmed that “fresh updates” for the sequel will be announced sometime in the next year. This is the first we have heard about the game since its Spring 2020 release was delayed at the […]

VR Roulette Episode 3 LIVE: Quest 2 + SideQuest Special!

Welcome to VR Roulette! This is our LIVE weekly game show on YouTube that’s streamed (usually) at 10AM PT on Wednesdays. We select a list of weird, quirky, and/or bizarre VR games and take turns spinning the wheel to see what we’ve all got to play next. Tune in with us live on YouTube! Read our announcement article for more […]

Apparent Leak: A New Oculus Quest?

Prolific Twitter tech leaker WalkingCat just Tweeted what seems to be an image of a new Oculus Quest headset. In late May, WalkingCat Tweeted out an image of the HP Reverb G2 the week before the official reveal. In a Twitter reply, WalkingCat stated they believe the new Oculus headset is dubbed “Quest 2”, but previous reports suggest […]

Influx of Qualcomm XR2 Powered 5G XR Viewers are Coming

Technology isn’t quite there yet when it comes to a stylish pair of sunglasses which have virtual or augmented reality (VR/AR) tech built-in, but steps towards that end goal are being made. Today, Qualcomm has unveiled a selection of ‘XR Viewers’ which use its XR2 5G platform slated to arrive in the next 12 months. […]

Call Of Duty: Warzone Adds "Classic" Battle Royale Mode In Playlist Update

Some new content is headed to Call of Duty: Warzone on PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One later this week, developer Infinity Ward confirmed. This includes updating the battle royale’s game modes and more. [Update: Infinity Ward has now released the new CoD update, which is another big patch.] First up is the introduction of […]