Mare is a Radiant VR Game for Fans of Ico (PAX East 2017)

At this year’s PAX East, I had the great opportunity of spending time with Mare. The upcoming game from Visiontrick Media uses the player’s gaze as the primary mode of interacting with the sprawling world. A young girl is accompanied by a mechanical bird who acts as her guide and savior, as she makes herContinue reading “Mare is a Radiant VR Game for Fans of Ico (PAX East 2017)”

Gunfire Games to Release From Other Suns on Oculus Rift

Gunfire Games, developer of the award-winning Chronos and Darksiders franchise, announced a new title for the Oculus Rift, From Other Suns. From Other Suns is a Sci-Fi multiplayer action-adventure. A catastrophe casts half of humanity into a wormhole with pirates, evil corporations, and new threats outside of space. Spend time upgrading ships, collecting weapons andContinue reading “Gunfire Games to Release From Other Suns on Oculus Rift”

How Will Virtual Reality Mature in 2017?

In the year 2016; Virtual Reality was easily the biggest product to break out. It was met with a lot of hype, and some disappointment. One thing that we do know for certain, the jury is still out on the hardware. Some say it has already failed, others say it is too early to tellContinue reading “How Will Virtual Reality Mature in 2017?”

PlayStation VR First Impressions: “I’m All In”

Whenever I think of virtual reality, my mind immediately jumps to Sword Art Online. A MMORPG experience that submerges your entire being inside of a game to hack and slash at monsters as if you were really there, seems like a complete fantasy. We aren’t anywhere near that virtual experience, but whether it be theContinue reading “PlayStation VR First Impressions: “I’m All In””

Eagle Fighter: Virtual Reality Combat in the Skies

E3 is full of surprises, great releases, and new games. Inntroducing the first in Player versus Player virtual reality gaming: Eagle Fighter. You’ll take battles to the skies around Paris, doing battle with other eagles, in team oriented combat over points. While the graphics are far behind what we have today, what it offers in it’sContinue reading “Eagle Fighter: Virtual Reality Combat in the Skies”

AMD 16.3.2 Drivers Released

The AMD Radeon Crimson drivers have been updated. The 16.3.2 release notes state a number of important changes with these drivers. Support for the Oculus Rift has been added, meaning that right from the day of its release there are drivers ready to make sure that you have the best experience possible. In addition, AMD’s upcoming ProContinue reading “AMD 16.3.2 Drivers Released”

Pre-orders for Oculus Rift Open in Early 2016

Oculus VR’s highly anticipated virtual reality headset will be open for pre-order soon. Founder Palmer Luckey calls the headset on-track for its scheduled Q1 2016 launch; pre-orders are expected to go live in the coming weeks. In a follow-up, Luckey assures fans pre-orders won’t come without ample warning. The Oculus Rift began with a KickstarterContinue reading “Pre-orders for Oculus Rift Open in Early 2016”