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As an adult, do you reminisce about the good old days of donning a laser tag vest and hiding behind pillars to stop getting zapped? I know we do! HappyGiant and Jido Maps are bringing us a new game called QuasAR Arena, a mobile AR game that's a throwback to...
Beat Saber has taken off around the world, with new music coming directly to the platform from the likes of Virtual Self (aka Porter Robinson), a major household name in the dance music scene. However, the official releases on new music are happening slower than many Beat Saber-ists are patient...
With only a few weeks left in VR League season 2, competitors and fans alike had been anxiously waiting to hear which games would be featured in the grand finals, how many players would be invited, and even how qualifiers would work. Everyone was excited when this information was...
It's amazing to hear about stories like this. Reddit user named Bigrob7605 (Robert Long) claims to have lost an astonishing 138 pounds by changing his lifestyle and playing the popular VR game Beat Saber. We here at VRFI write about success stories like this so frequently it never ceases to...
Survios is kicking out the jams with their newest release of Electronauts. The studio is known for Raw Data, Sprint Vector, Creed: Rise to Glory (unreleased), which are active VR games. So, unleashing a beat-heavy, EDM-driven game/experience and DJ tool is quite a refreshing change in creative direction. The...
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim, by Bethesda Softworks, is arguably one of the most accomplished role-playing games of all time. Now that it’s available on all major VR platforms, it dominates any other game on the market if you want to go on a wild adventure and explore a handcrafted...
  Competitors and fans alike have eagerly awaited an announcement regarding the VR League grand finals that will be held at Oculus Connect 5 on September 26-27 at San Jose's McEnery Convention Center. Players have been anxious to discover which VR esports would be featured and how many competitors would be...
Last Byte Standing https://youtu.be/UGL7kpQiS58 Video credit to: TrailerStroller Step into what looks and feels like an 80s arcade game with digital cubes for structures and targets. Armed with 9 different types of cube breaking dual blasters and automatic laser beam shooters you're tasked to destroy some outer space invaders. This is a game...
Racket Fury has two modes, Arcade and Simulation. In Arcade, assists help make the game easier to play. You can pull off power shots and direct the ball with less effort. Simulation mode, on the other hand, felt like the paddle had way too much power during my first...
Omnidirectional treadmills are improving how deeply we get dunked into immersive games and how VR enthusiasts move around virtual worlds and get heart healthy cardio. Say bye to cramped gameplay in room scale, Wizdish has a second model for their ROVR treadmills called ROVR2. Made for fitness buffs, people...
Haven't you heard? Ubisoft is bringing the goods in late 2018 with Space Junkies, a new arcade-style VR FPS game that appears to emulate the high-intensity multiplayer action of FPS scorefests from the late 1990's. Simply put: From what we've seen, Space Junkies looks like an honest push into the...
We're quickly approaching some final events for VR League Season 2. The Unspoken and Sprint Vector await news of finals. Onward fans seem to be enjoying the fact that they've been added to the VR League family. And Echo Arena competitors continue to battle for top spots in the...
Imagine you and 3 friends on a zombie apocalypse shooting adventure in a warehouse. Vertigo Games, the studio that brought us the mega-successful first-person zombie shooter VR game Arizona Sunshine, now has a separate venture called Vertigo Arcades. The large-scale, free-roaming, and location-based (LB) company acts as a VR...
We know that exercising can be a struggle for some to begin, but once we get going the struggle begins to fade away. This is not to say exercising isn’t going to take effort; it’s going to take energy and effort like anything else worth doing! Building exercise and...
Arrowborn https://youtu.be/jLKBqGFP5vQ Video credit to: vrgamecritic This game is in early access. Play this first-person game as an archer in single player or in PvP battle that’s up to 10 players or with bots. Shoot 12 magic arrows with different abilities in Free For All, Team Deathmatch, and Top Shot target practice....
Oculus users get ready, the most intense fitness game in virtual reality has finally come to the Oculus Store! Of course, HTC Vive users, alongside intrepid Oculus veterans who are familiar with buying from Steam have been enjoying this most brutal of exercise routines since the summer of 2016....
Beat Saber is one of the coolest games in VR right now. It is simple, intuitive and endlessly replayable. Beat Saber is also a great game for groups of people to take turns with, using the built-in Party mode. And if you already play (or have played) Beat Saber, then you've probably...
Sairento VR lets you step into a pair of cybernetic ninja shoes to run, dash, and triple jump through arenas full of bad guys. A calming synth soundtrack puts players in a near-meditative state, slicing through wave after wave of stone sumos, zombie shogun, and more. The game keeps...
Competition remains fierce in the VR League as players battle for points, money and potentially even the opportunity to attend and play at Oculus Connect 5 in September. This week's competitions included Echo Arena, Sprint Vector and Onward. Echo Arena Echo Arena continues to be the most popular game in the...
There are some special events coming that VR fans should be aware of, especially if you're interested in the Oculus and ESL-sponsored VR League. Echo Combat Starting today at 10:30 a.m. PDT is another open beta for Echo Combat. This is the newest game in development from Ready at Dawn. Many players...