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VRWorkout
Michael Gschwandtner's free fitness app VRWorkout recently released on Oculus Quest via the unofficial SideQuest VR storefront and now it's coming to to additional platforms. A Steam release is set for July 6 and the game will then support Valve Index, HTC Vive, and Oculus Rift. While it's in...
While utilizing virtual reality for physical fitness has become a great tool in recent years, using the platform to promote mental health is often just as important. As of next week, a new application will be released that should help many around the globe unwind even further at the...
When it comes to new platforms such as VR, it seems everyone is always looking for the unique game that’s going to set the stage for all other games of its’ type. The next big thing is always something that is so unique from its' predecessors that, while it...
The competitive community for Ready At Dawn’s Echo Arena has grown significantly in the Oceania region since servers opened there on May 12 in conjunction with the game’s Rift / Quest open beta. Over the past few weeks, Oceania players have established a community network in Discord and they’re...
Virzoom, the creative force behind the excellent VZFit, has announced a significant evolution of their product today as continued improvements to third party Bluetooth cadence sensors has allowed them to cease production of their own propriety VZFit hardware solution. Posting on their blog and Facebook page Virzoom explained how this...
Since VR has released, there have been several genres that have dominated the game space. We have our shooters, our melee combat based adventures, our rhythm games, and our racing games. So what’s the genre that’s missing? What is the one type of game that has been wildly popular...
YUR.fit ratings
The YUR.fit app is compatible with many of the best VR fitness games and allows players to monitor their fitness ranking via a virtual watch called the Yur.watch. Several games support the SDK, which is now available on the Unity Store, such as Audio Trip and Synth Riders. Now...
Virzoom, developers of the popular VR biking software, VZFit got a bit of mainstream attention this month with the publication in the British Journal of Health Psychology of a dual Brunel, London and Exeter University study on the benefits of virtual reality and music in motivating people to exercise. Ordinarily,...
The MarineVerse Cup Summer Race Series is underway with races taking place in locations such as Sydney, Rio de Janeiro, and San Francisco. Virtual sailors are invited to participate in daily race practices, a weekly race series, and leagues. The Summer Race Series features three leagues:  standard, pro, and dinghy....
VRocker
During our last VR Game Roundup, there were a number of intriguing titles including a sequel to Crisis VRigade and X-BOOSTER. This week's VR Game Roundup is more on the light side. What's available includes a take on paintball, the movement app VRocker, and a title that is being marketed as...
The popularity of virtual reality fitness games continues to grow and that means players have more games than ever before to choose from. Many titles are focused around dancing, and it can become difficult to find the right one for you. To make it easier for you, we here at VR...
Over the past few weeks, I've been playtesting and writing extensively on the Holodia Holofit, a subscription software service that brings your stationary bike, rowing machine, and ellipticals into virtual reality. As you can read in my Holofit full review, this is an amazing product for serious fitness enthusiasts...
VRocker
VRocker, a movement app meant to increase immersion, combat motion sickness issues, and for players to stay active while playing virtual reality titles, has been announced by DigitalSoulVR. A free demo is now available on Steam, with the full app releasing tomorrow. No price is listed yet, but it will...
The Walking Dead: Saints and Sinners was one of the first major virtual reality titles to arrive in 2020, and now, it seems poised to have one of the biggest updates of any VR game this summer. Revealed today by developer and publisher Skydance Interactive, The Walking Dead: Saints and...
We knew back in April that Cloudhead Games was planning to bring Pistol Whip to the PlayStation VR platform at some point this summer, but what we didn't know was when specifically it would be arriving. As of today, we now have our answer to that question. Revealed over on...
BLASTON GAMEPLAY
Shooters tend to impress players with fast-paced gameplay but Blaston isn't your typical shooter by any means. Developed by Resolution Games, which has worked extensively on virtual reality games including Angry Birds VR: Isle of Pigs and Bait!, Blaston will have players engage on one-on-one shootouts that will force players...
Tower Tag, a multiplayer VR PvP game from VR Nerds, launched to the home market at the end of May and now players have an opportunity to participate in the Tower Tag Summer Cup 2020 with a prize pool of $1,700 cash, two bHaptics TACSUITS, and of course bragging...
It's not every day that you see two completely different games team-up for a cross-promotional event, but that's exactly what is now happening between VR rhythm titles OhShape and Synth Riders. In a new content update that has been pushed out to both OhShape and Synth Riders, each game has...
Crisis VRigade 2, x-booster
During our last VR Game Roundup, there were a number of intriguing titles including a sequel to The Wizards and VR sports titles. This week's VR Game Roundup features six games that are ready to be tested. What's available includes a new fitness rhythm game called X-BOOSTER, some shooters, and...
Back in 2010, there was a game called Mount and Blade: Warband. It was an indie title of epic proportions that let you create a medieval empire, selecting what troops you’d like to take into battle, training them, engaging in politics with different lords, and engaging in incredibly huge...