The changing colors of leaves on treetops, the turning of clocks backward, and decreasing light levels tells our bodies and minds that fall is here and winter is coming. Disrupted sleep habits caused by Daylight Savings Time, holiday social events, and decreasing sunlight exposure can have you feeling tired,...
Overturn is a short, story-driven action/adventure/puzzle game available on The Oculus Rift, Playstation VR and HTC Vive. In this fast-paced anime inspired VR title you play as a girl lost inside a laboratory punching her way to freedom. You have no memory of who you are, how you got here...
When wearing a VR headset do you wish that you could get more immersion and movement from your expensive purchase? Are you looking for a heart-healthy exercise that’s also fun? Download Cool Font's awesome PocketStrafe locomotion app to unlock the hidden power of running in VR. Go forward and backward in the...
Did you grow up playing Super Mario Bros. on Nintendo or Sonic the Hedgehog on Sega? If you remember or grew up gaming in the 90s then playing Mario or Sonic in a virtual reality simulation game will be a dream come true! Most games will have you using...
At VR Fit in Columbus, Ohio, I do my best to label games as lower, more moderate, or higher intensity experiences, but always with a caveat. VR games can rarely push you to any given level of exertion. Instead, VR fitness will only push you as hard as you...
Ninja In Training This is a family-friendly VR game that will have your family and friends competing to see who’s best at throwing ninja stars. See who can get the best throwing accuracy at stationary and moving targets. Fitness Potential Throwing movements use the upper body and midsection to stabilize and...
VR really shines once players can freely move around in the game world. Locomotion adds a level of immersion that makes you workout without realizing you’ve been exerting yourself. It’s a wonderful trick on the mind with a healthy end result. The trick is to find the right movement system...
The very words “virtual reality” seem to suggest that there are few real-world applications for a VR headset. In fact, total immersion is one of the prime selling points for VR technology. So, why can’t these headsets be used for real use cases? We’ve covered some of what Strivr is...
Internet broadcasters had Twitch and YouTube Gaming as their primary hub for hosting live and pre-recorded gaming, lifestyle, and fitness channels. Now, there’s a promising new social broadcasting sheriff in town and they go by the name of VREAL. VREAL is a virtual reality platform that lets VR gamers...
Merrell’s Capra hiking boot promises to be the most technical hiking boot the company has produced to date, so they wanted a proper simulation of what the shoe could do. The problem is that suspending people thousands of feet on a rickety bridge, or crossing a thin path through...
Release your inner monster or battle for your life against the living dead -- you’ll find a monster themed VR game that will get you sweating up a storm. The first two games aren’t scary or intimidating, but be warned that the last three games do have monsters and...
The modern world of sports has continued to grow and evolve since the invention of baseball, soccer, and basketball. The equipment, the training methods, the strategies, and the way to view your favorite teams have all changed dramatically over the years. And it’s about to see its biggest transformation yet...
On October 23, 2017, it was announced that the NBA’s own Golden State Warriors are set to use SyncThink’s EYE-SYNC, a 60-second concussion symptom assessment, in their upcoming 2017-2018 basketball season. SyncThink will bring VR neurotechnology to the professional courtside so coaches, trainers, and their sports medicine teams can...
KRAKEN https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6ToWqFVP4t8 Video Credit to: SteamTrailers via YouTube Flail those arms and tentacles in the air like you just don’t care! Become a mythical Kraken as you swim underwater to hide and sneak up on waves of boats. Swim and gather floating rum bottles to gain special abilities like stiff jagged limbs...
Have you ever wanted to know what it’s like to step on the home plate and swing at a blazing fast pitch against a professional? Do you live, train, and breathe baseball? Jarett Sims, the Founder and CEO of Monsterful VR, sparked the creation of the virtual reality sports gaming...
In May of 2017, Steam launched a new VR home platform to offer users a different kind of interface. The idea was to interact with games and collectibles, not just click a button and launch. VR sometimes struggles with backward implementation, the idea that we’re in a three-dimensional environment,...
Lucidcam is a virtual reality camera that fits in the palm of your hand, can be easily worn, and is easy to use with a press of a button.  The VR camera is stereoscopic and has a 180-degree field of view, so you’ll experience the video you’ve filmed or...
Imagine yourself cycling on a city road, on a mountainside, in France, or in the Balkans. Eversight’s Raptor AR Biking Glasses will keep the elements away from your eyes as you pick a destination, cycle, and navigate the world around you with augmented lenses. Fitness trainers have successfully developed...
The NBA is putting professional basketball at your fingertips with NBA AR, available now in the iOS app store. The app takes advantage of Apple’s ARKit, and it lets anyone step onto the court wherever life may take them. With a design similar to the Pokeball throwing mini-game from...
Benefits of Meditation Taking care of your mind is just as important as taking care of your body. We live in a world that believes that the busiest people get ahead. But do they really? With burnout on the rise, psychologists and doctors are telling people that chronically work long...