For those of you jumping into No Man's Sky as the holiday season rolls to a close, you're in for quite a treat. The No Man's Sky Synthesis update is the most recent update, bringing with it a ton of new fixes and features, including a cool new sound...
It was only a few years ago that the modern VR revolution officially began. Palmer Luckey, the founder of Oculus, personally delivered the first pre-ordered Rift to an ecstatic customer in early 2016. https://www.facebook.com/palmer.luckey/videos/10207710972306676/ At that moment, the sci-fi dream of transporting yourself from your dull Earthly surroundings into a vast...
The 2022 Winter Olympics are still more than two years away. Despite this, athletes are already training to be in top shape for Beijing. Among them is Australian skeleton racer Elliot Brown. Despite his country lacking proper training facilities, he's preparing to win big. His secret, like a growing...
VR esports combine the best of technology, athleticism, and competition. The players are eager for competitive video games that require movement in addition to strategy, skill, and in most cases, teamwork. VR esports attracts players from all backgrounds and ages, then offers a level playing field. There has been...
An Unexpected Announcement Path of the Warrior was a surprise winter release, being both announced and launched immediately at The Game Awards 2019. Developer Twisted Pixel has some serious VR pedigree having already created the excellent and atmospheric 1950's set horror Wilson's Heart, as well as the recent Bond-Esque spy...
Dancing Arrow: Beat Smash https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-2O0_kc0bRM Are you already playing Beat Saber but want it to have a little more K-Pop flair? In Dancing Arrow: Beat Smash, that’s exactly what Geniesoft has delivered. The game follows the same basic formula, as you’ll swing your bats at colored arrows in time with the...
2019 has been a great year for virtual reality fitness titles and there are more ways than ever before for players to get in shape and have fun while doing so. 2020 looks to be just as exciting as many great games and accessories will be released. Before we welcome...
Working out in virtual reality is certainly more fun than traditional exercise. It is also apparently even more effective. A new study found it leads to more burnt calories and increased total exercise time compared to old-fashioned gym work. It's not just in your head In a report published by the...
Danger City Think you can survive in a city overrun by zombies? Want to see how many you can destroy before you get taken down with them? In Danger City, you are in a blockaded city struggling to escape as the infected close in. You’ll have access to weapons and...
My first experience with Crytek’s adrenaline-fuelled free solo simulator The Climb came way back in July 2017. As someone who is terrified of heights, watching Youtubers scream and yelp as they attempted, and failed to traverse a treacherous cliff face, plummeting to their virtual deaths was both thrilling and...
The joints in my fingers angrily insist I drop the stuffed monkey I have been tightly clutching for fifteen minutes. I cannot. It is protecting me. Grasping it tighter, I scan the room for the tenth time. The door across from me is open just a crack, but the...
If you're looking for a luxury gym experience but don't want to sacrifice your VR technology, you're in luck. That is exactly what VOY Wellness is offering, with a unique blend of luxurious amenities and high-tech equipment that will get you in shape while having fun. VR-powered fitness routines with...
I’m a conventional gamer, but I’m eclectic. I like many genres, some of my favorites being shmups and fighting games. I just finished Red Dead, I went most of the way through most Bethesda games, and when I first heard of VR I thought it was pretty...
Today we bring you the story of Alexander Azzi. Azzi hails from New Hampshire, where the snow falls liberally and the outdoors call every summer. Like most of us, Alex wondered if this VR Fit thing really works. Can you actually lose weight playing video games? So he set out...
Having a physical disability as a child isn't easy. This is especially true when you can't play active sports like most of your peers. With AR technology, however, that problem could be eliminated, and more children can experience sports and get in on the fun. Everyone can play together iGYM is...
My VR fitness journey has been amazing! It’s been one of the most fulfilling experiences of my life. A lot of people have been asking me how it’s been going since my article in VR Fitness Insider was published earlier this year about my Fat-to-Fit VR Workout Journey, so...
Boneworks https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oP8C2nmv3Ag If you’re looking to combine physical combat with narrative-heavy adventure, then Boneworks is one game you should pick up. The game makes use of a unique physics system and tons of different weapons, including spears, guns, clubs, and experimental physics weapons. Its science-fiction story will draw you in and...
Competitive VR esports are becoming more popular in English and Asian-speaking countries, but there’s a need for outreach to speakers of other languages. In October 2016, one group decided to develop a platform specifically for speakers of their native language so they created eGamesVR for Spanish speakers in Spain...
I mistook it for a colorful flag at first—the geometrically patterned cloak snapping at his back—perhaps signaling the next town or objective my party should explore. As I drew closer I noticed the tall, white, wide-brimmed hat atop his head. It's pointy tip leaned lazily to the side and...
Typically when players are looking for a virtual reality fitness game, they want something that will burn calories as quickly as possible. However, these types of games are exhausting and can't be played for very long until a player is wiped out. Just like a traditional workout, it is...