Gooboberti is a VR caster who shared his Sprint Vector shortcut videos on Reddit for the rest of us sweaty Vectorheads to improve our game and level up the competition! He makes racing, flying, and climbing in multiplayer look so effortless that it gives us hope and determination that...
GDC 2018 presented a significant number of VR and AR companies and had a good amount of talks dedicated to XR specifically. One of the new types of experiences I tried this year was boxing experience called ‘Creed: Rise to Glory’ produced by Survios and MGM. Sharing my experience...
Juan Espinosa is a software tester who plays VR for fun and fitness. After receiving an Oculus Rift as a gift from his wife, Juan entered the Rift and has been using it ever since. Even with an old knee injury, he uses VR as a low impact exercise...
Beat the Blitz is a free title available for the HTC Vive and backed by Gatorade designed to try and teach some practical sports knowledge. The target-practice based approach is quite fun, albeit not as physically demanding as other games. A life-sized Peyton Manning will coach you through the...
In the left corner, coming here all the way from the North Sea...we have the eight-armed, tea drinking, cephalopod of a man. He's mean, he's nonchalant. Let's give it up for Octopunch! And in the right corner! We have the challenger. A Vive wand wielding, quick punch shielding, never yielding real...
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim VR https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q8Ggl421myE The PC and console video game franchise just released The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim and is getting great reviews. Players make their way through the open world, collect and upgrade items, and use sword and shield among other weapons and abilities to fight, hunt,...
If you’ve seen Ready Player One you’ve seen an omnidirectional treadmill (ODT) in action. For everyone else who hasn’t seen the blockbuster film, virtual reality treadmills that can be walked on in all directions aren’t like those found in gyms, they come in different designs ranging from a single...
Hold onto your heads! Jousting Time has made its way to Kickstarter this week and is accepting donations until Wednesday, May 2nd in an all-or-nothing round of funding. With a goal of $23,267 Trebuchet (the studio, not the catapult) is going to need community support to turn their existing...
When picking out a VR system it’s important to weigh the cost, PC and console compatibility, visual specs, and what types of game titles you like the most. We’ve compiled a list of the best virtual reality headsets you can buy right now. Vive Pro The Vive Pro is a...
5G is the new standard of mobile broadband that is going to change live sports as we know it. Everything about how we interact with our phones will change with it, but live sports will see an incredible shift in the form of immersive VR. For the past year,...
We just got word from Survios that Sprint Vector will be getting a new map today called Outer Vegas! This new single and multiplayer map is just one part of Intel and Survios’ Space Race DLC (Downloadable Content), with a second update added to it in May! Sign on...
Cyclists looking to switch up their training routes are going to love hooking up their bicycle to Zwift. The Zwift bicycle system isn’t a true VR experience, but it does connect bikes with indoor training gear where cyclists ride solo or with a group as they train remotely and...
When we glance around a room without focusing on one thing in particular, our eyes move around and then blink in small eye jumps known as saccades. Road to VR has an interesting article that covers how researchers have devised saccade tracking that will move and reorient players incrementally...
APEX Tournament https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2DwwQ_ebgKA This is an early access game that’s been compared to Overwatch by the developers because it’s a fast-paced and competitive game. Teams will face off in a 4 vs 4 Team Death Match where players race around arenas with Hyper Dash as they zip past players and attack...
That moment when you realize you're out of shape is a difficult but life-changing one. Doing what it takes to get off the couch and setting a workout routine, in or out of the gym, doesn't have to be defeating. Exercising with VR is not only exciting and fun, it...
KAT VR or Hangzhou Virtual Technology Co. Ltd.’s VR compatible omnidirectional treadmills (ODT) have announced on Reddit that they will be starting another Kickstarter page to begin raising funds for their newest endeavor, the KAT Walk mini. In a cinched down model of the original KAT Walk VR, the...
This is Part 2 of a two-part series of articles designed to help new and potential Rift users get the most from their setup. In Part 1 we looked at beginner tips, while in Part 2 we’ll add an additional rear sensor for a full room-scale experience. We’ll also...
In Part 1 of our Oculus Rift beginner's tips series, I'll provide both new and potential Rift users with some easy guidelines for making the most of your setup while avoiding some early mistakes that I made after purchasing the Oculus Rift for exercise in August 2017. In Part...
The anticipated movie, Ready Player One, is directed by Steven Spielberg and is based on the 2011 novel by Ernest Cline, where the storyline takes place inside a world that relies on the VR metaverse and multiplayer games to block out but also compete in a dystopian society. Both...
Blue Goji, the virtual reality and wellness technology company that turns stationary bikes and ellipticals into VR fitness machines, has partnered with WOODWAY and have announced that they are expecting a 2019 release for their newest patented creation, the Infinity VR treadmill. Futuristically designed with an illuminating blue hue,...