As a medium, VR is still finding its legs across many industries including gaming, enterprise, and fitness. Meanwhile, researchers at the New York-based Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai are beginning to link VR therapy to a growing bank of knowledge regarding gamified rehabilitation. At last month’s Game Developers...
Jake Phillips is a 30 year old entrepreneur from the East Coast. A fellow VR enthusiast with a passion for fitness, he has begun a 90-day VR fitness challenge to promote the fitness benefits of VR, and a new fully-immersive treadmill called the Kat Walk Mini. Our interview with Jake...
When I initially started streaming VR gameplay across social media, there was no clear-cut guide on how to show off the biometrics coming in from my Apple Watch. Now there is. As a streamer, you may be looking to spruce up your PC VR game streams by including biometric visual...
Elven Assassin is getting a boost to its PvP with a brand new Tournament Mode, which launched after a successful round of testing. Players seemed to love the idea, so the devs have decided to make tournaments a regular schedule. Tournaments use the same deathmatch formula players know and...
Time Warrior Z VR https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DmpHS1WB6A0 Are goofy time travel stories and mad scientists your thing? What about swinging a sword at anything standing in your way. If that sounds up your alley, then Time Warrior Z VR is a game to check out. An evil scientist long since banished by the...
BrainStorm Reality is a new kind of gym experience designed from the ground up to incorporate VR. I had the pleasure of chatting with its founder, Jonas Bergström, about his new ideas. His plans are ambitious, but his dreams fit right alongside our hopes for VR fitness. We believe...
Last week, the creator of the Beat Saber modding installation tool Mod Saber chose to abandon the software, leaving players without an immediate way to put custom songs and features into the VR game. However,  a replacement program called Beat Saber Mod Manager is now available, and using it...
If you're looking to improve your skills in the four-player co-op dungeon crawler, look no further. Karnage Chronicles is one of the better action RPG-like titles currently out for PC VR systems. What's most enjoyable about it is having the ability to grab a handful of friends to casually drop in...
Pimax recently announced the development of a new Ruggedized Edition (RE) of their 5K+, 8K, and XR headsets. These new rugged variants of their headsets are designed specifically for location-based experiences, venues, arcades, and to endure the rigors of VR exercise. They are also built with numerous hardware ruggedization...
Unlike those ordinary exercise bikes at the gym, the ones that (at best) plop you in front of some exercise 'game' on a flat display, the NordicTrack VR Bike makes you forget that you're even pedaling. “You have to continue to pedal, or else you’ll go down," a NordicTrack representative...
The Armclaw Experiment https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LQ-WiEfzNmQ Sure, they say Marvel’s Spider-Man on PS4 lets you feel like the titular hero, but what if you could swing on the webs in VR? In The Armclaw Experiment, you get the next best thing. Set in an open city, you’re free to soar through the air...
Update: 4/8/2019 To get your Beat Saber mods back up and running, go here and use the new Beat Saber Mod Installer tool.   Mod Saber, the de facto tool for installing and updating unofficial Beat Saber mods, unexpectedly went off-line earlier today. Little is known about what circumstances led to its...
A strong core not only looks great but is one of the most functional muscle groups in your body. By properly engaging your core, you can effectively channel the force of your movement to your arms and legs more efficiently, resulting in more powerful punches, faster dodges, better balance,...
  Who amongst us hasn’t tried to recreate that iconic fight scene from The Phantom Menace in our childhood basements? Okay, so maybe it’s just me and Star Wars Kid, however now you can get your chance too with this super cool Darth Maul Beat Saber mod. Hardware First, you’ll want to...
Without a doubt, losing the cable makes Beat Saber an entirely new game—the one you were originally promised. If somebody were to walk up to you and ask you to visualize, in your head, a 'Jedi warrior' in the heat of battle, what’s the first thing that’d come to mind?...
SynthRiders is the cyberpunk-synthwave aerobics machine created by Retrowave VR, and it’s got serious cardio potential. My review showed some of the highest readings I’ve ever gotten playing VR games, including time spent in my beloved boxing titles. The game is already solid, with lots of levels and music...
Space Junkies https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t3xUKjhsjiU The fast-paced arcade shooter makes a comeback as a VR game in Space Junkies. Ubisoft’s intense multiplayer game offers several different modes, including one-on-one and two-on-two battles, and free-for-all. With access to several different bizarre science-fiction weapons, there are a ton of options for taking down your enemies,...
The Internet has taken to brutalizing the Rift S, but is the criticism well-deserved? If you’ve been paying attention to news surrounding Oculus lately, you might think that their bullishness towards mobile VR has taken precedence over the rest of their ecosystem—and, namely, their core userbase of Rift owners. That...
The fifth title in the Dance Central series is exclusive to the Oculus platform, and it has never felt more natural—or just plain fun to play. On the 9th floor of San Francisco's Marriott Marquis hotel, jammed into the tight hallway of a cozy suite booked out by Harmonix, I...
Oculus Quest gives VR fitness enthusiasts the chance to enjoy the virtual reality experience without being tethered to a system or wires. It’s shaping up to drastically alter how we work out in VR, and at PAX East, Oculus gave us a test of the games we can play....