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The Thrill of the Fight just got more thrilling! AT VR Fitness Insider we love the Thrill of the Fight. Two years on from its early access launch and it’s still the undisputed king of the ring in terms of its arm and shoulder destroying, calorie torching, sweat inducing, maximum...
Beat Games and VRsenal are debuting the Beat Saber VR machine at IAAPA 2018, which is the first time the rhythm slasher and fitness game will appear in North America since it first dropped in arcades throughout Korea and China. IAAPA kicks off November 12th in Orlando, Florida and...
Meleap’s HADO is an augmented reality team sport building lots of momentum in Japan and in countries throughout the world. HADO players wear wireless and mobile AR headsets they can see through and arm trackers. Casual and serious players gather on a court and throw powered up energy balls...
Windlands 2 is a unique VR platformer that, along with Astro Bot, will absolutely live past its release as a pivotal stepping stone in the development of future VR platforming games. That said, playing Windlands 2 long enough will coat you in sweat and give you a very nice...
Salsa-Virtual https://youtu.be/eLfODbxzN-I Early access game. Learn how to salsa with virtual dance instructors. Dance in a virtual classroom and then bring those skills to life at salsa night, a club, or wherever the mood strikes! Learning fundamental salsa moves in VR is great for those that want a headstart before stepping...
Lately, coverage around the media has painted VR as a dying technology that — like Google Glass, or the Nintendo Wii — came along well before its time. Citing sinking sales numbers, retreating developers and a lack of content as the reason VR doesn’t deserve to be taken seriously,...
If you like rock climbing, scaling up and down walls, and bounding through obstacle courses as fast as you can, To The Top is a VR game you’ll really enjoy playing. The VR climbing and obstacle course game is available for Oculus Rift, HTC Vive, and Windows Mixed Reality...
BOXVR is a VR Fitness game we have a lot of experience with, here at the VRFI studios. We have logged hundreds of hours swinging away at those pesky little orbs all while burning a massive amount of calories.  BOXVR won last years VR Fitness Awards 2017 for Best VR Fitness Game of...
After having two children, working at a bakery, going through unemployment, and going back to school, Amber Hancock, was, like so many of us, looking for a solution to fitness and to add a spark to her life. While life may bring its stresses, she changed how she dealt...
There are those with evergreen bank accounts and then there’s the rest of us who have to save and budget. The reality is, money is fluid but there are times where we can’t justify buying one trendy $30 or even $60 VR game (yep). Lots of love and labor...
DEUS, a Russian VR developer of both software and hardware, has created a new kind of system built entirely for fitness clubs. Called DEUS FIT, the VR system uses motion tracking and high-quality graphics to push competitive multiplayer. Achievements and leaderboard tracking will turn your local gym into a...
I recently got ahold of a preview build for upcoming sci-fi action-RPG Scraper: First Strike, by Labrodex Studios, the first episode in an upcoming series of Scraper RPGs. While it’s a seated experience, there are some parts of it that will provide a decent micro-workout for VR users who...
Hardlight Blade https://youtu.be/3LSEhEQWtM0 Pick your sword color and get to slicing and dicing! Robots are flooding in and you’ve got some metal to destroy. Use your glowing swords and throwing axes (more like boomerang axes!) to halt bullets and missiles from making you a target! Fitness Potential   Move around in 360-degrees and...
Virtuix Omni is an omnidirectional and free-roam platform company that's making waves in VR with an announcement that they are launching Omniverse ESPORTS, a competitive VR gaming platform, a schedule of events, and their brand new VR ARENA! Omniverse ESPORTS Arcades and businesses that want to break into esports, multiplayer gaming,...
SyncThink, VR platform for performance and medical analysis, is announcing a new partnership with the Atlanta Hawks. The device is FDA approved and also HIPAA compliant and uses sophisticated eye tracking and advanced analytics to study fatigue.  Founded by Dr. Jamshid Ghajar MD, Ph.D., SyncThink is also backed by the...
Virtual Fighting Championship is a new PVP fighting game that was recently released on Steam (as of September 21) by L&L Studio, co-founded by brothers Xind and Yang Liu of Melbourne. It managed to find a solid player base of its own, despite contending directly against Creed: Rise to...
Virtual Athletics League (VAL) Season 1 opened with a global Space Pirate Trainer tournament in September. The Archangel Hellfire tournament just ended their arcade versus arcade showdown to TwitchCon. Read on to get the deets and the rest of the VAL Season 1 schedule! Special thanks go out to Virtual...
Real tennis is a physical sport. Overhead serves, scrambling from baseline to net, lunging for balls just out of reach, with matches that can last for hours, tennis can be a rather grueling affair. Mikori Games have done an excellent job translating this to the virtual world with their...
Witching Tower VR https://youtu.be/r-5R7GSr7bk Witching Tower VR is a single player adventure, puzzle, and combat game. Anna is the Queen of the Undead’s prisoner and has to escape and fight her way through an army of the living dead and other beasts. The Tower is where you’ll be solving puzzles and...
Virtual Reality is a whimsical and spooky place to get your game on. There are horror games that make our skin crawl and leave us frightened for our lives. While other games are zombie, monster, or Halloween-themed and make us want to throw a party, laugh, and have fun...