The thought of a new year always brings anticipation and excitement, but this year it's especially true as 2020 will go down in history as one of those seasons of life most people will be thrilled to have behind them. Despite the craziness, this was a fantastic time for...
With VR being in its infancy in relativity to all other gaming platforms, it’s still getting finding its footing in terms of genres. We have the ever-popular rhythm genre, the shooters, the swords and sorcery experiences, and the sports. Seems like there are very few genres left to create,...
During our last VR Game Roundup, we saw Blaston arrive on Steam, X-Booster got a free demo, and a Jurassic World title came out. This week is definitely on the slow side considering it is Christmas, but thankfully a few ports to other storefronts and headsets help flesh out...
As time has gone on, the VR space hasn't only continued to receive more games of differing genres, but other developers have come along with more experimental applications that utilize the technology. Now, one such company has released a new experience this week that might be specifically helpful for...
jurassic world aftermath
During our last VR Game Roundup, we saw a new Medal of Honor title built for virtual reality, a free update for the excellent Superhot VR, and several interesting new releases.. This week is a bit on the slow side as can be expected going into the holidays. Headlining...
Phantoms Esports encourages growth of the VR community through competition, positive interaction with the userbase, and content creation. As 2020 comes to a close and VR esports players finish competitive seasons for their favorite games, Phantoms celebrates all the players have accomplished this fall with an After Season Party...
Jurassic World: Aftermath is the latest commercially licensed movie franchise based game to make its VR debut on the Oculus Quest. As with the Star Wars tie ins Vadar Immortal and Tales From the Galaxy's Edge Quest series, Aftermath is the first installment in an episodic adventure that sees...
Skyrim is amongst the most recognizable names in the history of videogames. It’s been released on countless different mediums to this point including the hilariously fun Skyrim on Amazon’s Alexa. In 2017 though, Skyrim VR appeared to make every RPG fan's dream come true and a year later it...
Azren Azimuddin is a lively fellow, with a passion for music, dance, technology, and virtual reality. I spoke with him about his success in combining his interests for all the above into a fun, and successful weight loss and exercise program, using the Oculus Quest to play the most...
Synth Riders Power-Ups update
One of VR Fitness Insider's favorite dancing games is Synth Riders and now Kluge Interactive's rhythm game is getting a free update on Steam, Oculus Quest (cross-buy with Rift), and Viveport that makes it even better than before! Plus, even more music is on the way including songs by...
Blaston is a game that we've talked a lot about a lot here at VR Fitness Insider over the course of 2020, and that's for a good reason. Resolution Games' PvP shooter has proven to be one of the most enjoyable VR titles of the year is a fantastic...
VR fitness is a great way to get away from the mundane this holiday season and burn some calories while you're at it. Here's everything you need.
Medal of Honor: Above and beyond
During our last VR Game Roundup, we saw several exciting new releases such as a VR fitness favorite in X-Booster leaving Early Access, Tall Order, and a couple of shooters. This week has even more high-profile releases and looks to be the last major week of releases in 2020....
Superhot VR boxing day update
We're huge proponents of Superhot VR at VR Fitness Insider. It's one of the best low-intensity workouts around and will help work your entire body as you exercise. Now the innovative shooter that sees enemies only move when you move your body is getting a holiday-themed update for free. Called...
Traditionally the period between Christmas and New Year is a listless period of eating leftovers and evaluating the previous 360 or so days of one’s life, but it’s time to replace that “betwixt” period with something productive and the Tower Tag Duo Cup offers such an opportunity! A multiplayer VR...
Nailing the physics of something like sports is a tough thing to do in VR. But right now given the state of our world, it’s not the best idea to engage in a game of pickup basketball with total strangers sweating all over you, so the alternative comes to...
The coolest tournament in VR esports, the Echo Arena Snowflake Cup, will take place in a one-day event on December 16 for the Oceania region and a two-day event on December 19 and 20 for North American and European regions. The 4v4 community cup will have a unique team...
War Dust, an ambitious VR game from Raptor Lab that features 64 players on a battlefield in 32 v 32 combat, is definitely near the top of my list of favorite VR games and communities. While there have been challenges, the community has rallied together and they’ve continued building...
After a rocky start following their launch earlier this summer, the High School VR League is back on track and their first tournament finals began last week. While the league was initially announced with three games for the first season, an administrative decision was made to postpone Echo Arena and...
I've said it before but rhythm games are often the titles you see popping up most frequently in the VR space, but that's not a bad thing. Unlike games of other genres, most rhythm titles encourage you to get up off your couch and get active. Fortunately, if you...