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Yesterday, May 17th, Oculus and ESL (eSports League) announced that VR Challenger League has a new look, a new name, and other exciting changes! VR Challenger League is no more, so everyone, welcome to the brand new VR League, a five-month-long virtual esports competition like no other! New Season, New...
Welcome to your first month in VR. You’ve unboxed your setup and mounted your sensors to the wall. You’ve turned everything on and sampled all the free stuff. How do you truly dive into VR fitness, and what can you expect that first month? Here, I offer some firsthand...
Is stuffing your glasses into your Oculus, Vive, or PSVR headset uncomfortable? Or do you, the creative team at your studio, or members of your business need a vision solution that will extend the life of your everyday glasses and prevent damage to expensive peripheral lenses? Bespectacled VR enthusiasts...
Trying to sort through the thousands of VR games online that are the best for fitness and getting your body tight doesn’t have to be a difficult task. We’ve sorted out the best HTC Vive games for fitness that will get your heart racing and will skyrocket your workouts...
With baseball season just getting into full swing, it’s a good time to reflect on how technology has changed the game. Increasing effort is spent today on fan engagement. AR and VR can be essential components in a unique stadium or sports bar experience. Virtex Arena Baseball is looking...
Alpha Mike Foxtrot VR - AMF VR https://youtu.be/889Ef0xo5O4 AMF is a first person single player, multiplayer and co-op shooter. It’s set in open locations ranging anywhere from shipyards to the streets and buildings of a deserted town and some grungy shady looking places. Use your stealth to creep up on other...
Overkill VR is an “on-rails” shooter full of fairly constant action, waist-high cover spots, and fun shooting mechanics. Its thirty levels are challenging to overcome, but not impossible. The game makes it clear there is a conflict happening, and that you are a member of an elite squad, but...
Ready Player One has caused a pretty big stir in the VR community, the gaming community and those who think like futurists. Surprisingly, all of those concepts converge in tomorrow’s sports bar. Futurism will meet incredible technology to give us insight into sports and provide a play space all...
BOXVR is a trainer curated rhythm boxing game that’s in early access on Steam and is a cardio-heavy workout that uses your own bodyweight for conditioning. Readers who are getting back into the swing of an exercise routine can jump into BOXVR and find a workout that will pique their...
Use the force… jacket… Disney has unveiled its take on haptics, dubbed the Force jacket, it uses clever technology that can simulate anything from being in a fight to having huge muscles. The Force Jacket was created through a collaborative effort between Disney Research and MIT engineers. Read on for...
VR enthusiasts and exhibitors collectively flocked to the LA Convention Center on Friday and Saturday, May 4th and 5th for VRLA 2018. This year’s unifying concept was a new reality, and it totally delivered. Walking onto the convention floor, I stepped into the physical manifestation of the metaverse, or...
Get more active and improve your ping pong with Eleven Table Tennis I’ll be honest, I toyed with buying Eleven Table Tennis for months. It has universally great reviews but I felt that as a workout, it wouldn’t be intense enough to bother with. I’ve always preferred boxing games, as...
VR Fitness Insider has put together a comprehensive list of virtual reality links, social groups, and pages for you to easily navigate the ever-evolving VR and fitness ecosystem. We will continue to add more groups, pages, and links as they are discovered or shared with us. Reddit We’ve compiled a list...
Beat Saber https://youtu.be/99C-yk6ndSw Video Credit to: VR Fitness Insider via YouTube If turning into a virtual Jedi drummer sounds like your idea of a fun new workout you should play Beat Saber. Equipped with a neon red and blue lightsaber, players will hit matching directional cubes to rack up points. Beat Saber...
VR fitness is fun and rewarding, but it’s easy to think you’ll be stuck in the same few games just to get a workout. In fact, there is a diverse lineup of titles that offer a full body workout, cardio, or just some light activity. Newbies also have to...
Hey there, young blood! It’s me, not Doug Johnson. He’s busy training another fighter in VR and I’m here as a sub to fill in. Here are different tips and tricks to help Knockout League boxers get the most out of their training in Reflex Alley. This VR arcade...
Echo Arena, the 3v3 competitive VR game and e-sport has gotten a few updates along with a new Lobby 2.0 (Patch 9.0). According to Echo Games Medium page, Ready At Dawn has rolled out a new layout for the Echo Arena lobby, increasing its size so much that it...
Moving to musical beats and dancing to the rhythm is something people have been doing since the dawn of time. Rumor would have it that a caveman’s first tools were for fire, weapons, and music! Technology continues this tradition with games like Beat Saber, a VR rhythm game created...
Get ready to punch on-the-go with a new ARKit application for iOS. Glowing Gloves follows in the “real boxing” vein of VR apps like Thrill of the Fight and Virtual Boxing League, but in the palm of your hands. Limber up those thumbs and develop a solid boxing stance....
MLB Home Run Derby VR https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cYS67APstdU Baseball fans unite! Major League Baseball’s true to life baseball sim is going to make you feel like you’ve just stepped onto the plate and are ready to hit baseballs outta the park. Play inside Marlins Park, Nationals Park, and Progressive Field as you become...