GORN https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=khsYz8oqm28 When you need nothing but blood and gladiator deaths, look no further than GORN. GORN, which must be short for GORNOGRAPHY, comes from the developers behind Broforce. Using a variety of weapons or just your fists, you must destroy your competitors. By the time you’re done, blood absolutely soaks...
VR feels a lot like an action movie, so why aren’t more Twitch streamers doing some of the cool stuff VR allows for? Are you really telling me you believe no one wants to watch a stream where someone single-handedly takes down 35 cyber ninjas, or where someone fights...
VR fitness is catching on, and it’s as real as throwing sandbags at the floor of your local Crossfit gym but WAY more fun. Fit Reality, an independent studio from Poland, has a new VR fitness game coming out called VIRO MOVE, and it looks like a heart-pounding good...
I have always loved rhythm games as someone who grew up in arcades with DDR blasting its attract mode sound at me while I was playing Street Fighter. I would sneak away to those corners and dance away the salt from losing, burning calories and staying fit in the...
PowerBeats playlist feels like it was pulled from the WinAmp era, but its gameplay is challenging and physically intense. Not simply a rhythm game, PowerBeats offers a fitness challenge on par with greats like BoxVR. PowerBeats VR bills itself as a Unique Fitness Experience, and my experience of the...
Waltz of the Wizard: Extended Edition https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PQlVNcQ_5Bs You’re a wizard, Harry! Or Barry. Or Larry. Anyone can become a powerful wizard in Waltz of the Wizard: Extended Edition. You can combine ingredients in a cauldron and cast powerful spells. In the Extended Edition, new spells have been added, as has support...
The full-body VR game Sparc was already available on Oculus Rift, HTC Vive, and PlayStation VR, but the game just got even deeper with the latest "Championship Update." You'll be able to play against just about everyone in CCP Games' bizarre spin on tennis, and even scout your opponents...
I’ve been a freelancer for about four years now, and I’m willing to bet some of you reading today’s post are freelancers too. First off: congratulations! You’ve chosen a difficult profession, you manage your workload and life balance, and you’ve stuck with it. These weren’t easy choices. And fitness doesn’t...
Turtle Rock’s Journey of the Gods is a Zelda style retro action RPG experience for the Oculus Quest. It’s also one of the few launch titles developed specifically for the system, as opposed to being a port of an existing PC VR title. It may not have the brand...
Eat this! Unless you’re using super-powered fertilizer or a secret formula unavailable to the public, most plants just need dirt and water to thrive. In Eat this!, the rules have changed. Taking place in a botanical garden, the game tasks you with feeding the growing flower population. The flowers need...
Major League Baseball seems to be all in on VR. This year will be the league’s second annual virtual home-run derby championship taking place during All-Star Week. Thousands are expected at Play Ball Park during the celebration, and anyone on site will the the opportunity to compete in the...
Fitness and wellness go beyond just making sure your body is in shape. You also must nurture your soul, and Esqapes Immersive Relaxation may have just found out how to do so via virtual reality. Go to your happy place Opening July 5 in Los Angeles, Esqapes transports you to a...
Katana X Katana X is a virtual reality fruit slicing simulator. Of course, we’ve seen that idea before, but this incarnation boasts a more realistic physics engine, with impressively accurate blade handling. Timing and accuracy are essential, and you have to be deft and precise with your strokes. A Fruit...
Final Archer VR https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lvmlnsNwdPI If you were the only person stopping  evil monsters from taking over your home, could you defend it? In Final Archer VR, you don’t have much of a choice, as they’re quickly approaching. Only with the best archery skills and strategy can you hope to survive, but...
Room-scale virtual reality provides more immersive experiences, but they can also be more dangerous. You're more at risk of bumping into objects in your surroundings, but fabrication company Murdock Industrial has a solution with the ProxiMat. Why didn't we think of that? The ProxiMat's design is simple, but provides unique solutions...
Why Lyft when you can teleport to the dancefloor? VR is many things to many people. One of those things is a fully digital nightclub and festival machine. It's a pretty natural response for an adult human to associate dance clubs with traditionally attractive rich people and the consumption of...
PowerBeatsVR launched back in April, and combined obstacle-dodging with boxing-like gameplay to great effect. Upon release, Five Mind Creations promised that custom music support would be coming, and that time has arrived for all players. Ch-ch-ch-changes Available as part of a free update, custom song support can be utilized in PowerBeatsVR...
Bocce VR https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DSZ0q6X50Fk Bocce isn’t just for old people living in a retirement home! It’s one of the most relaxing and engaging games around, and you can play it inside with Bocce VR. Set inside the stadium of a bocce club, which apparently exist, you can play bocce just like you...
When Preston Lewis and Ryan DeLuca founded Black Box VR in 2016, they had a mission to create innovative products and experiences that would create lasting change in people’s lives. They recognized that virtual reality was an immersive technology that could be combined with resistance training, gaming principles, and...
Synth Riders, the VR rhythm game that makes dancing an essential part of your success, has some very new exciting features. The game has received the first native integration with the YUR fitness profile platform, and a version is also in the works for Oculus Quest. She's got a ticket...