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VICELAND Launches First Episode in VR Documentary Series

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In March, VICE announced their partnership with Samsung to co-produce a documentary series that follows VR creators as they take on various projects within the new immersive medium. These documentaries will be distributed not only on VICE and Samsung’s platforms but will also air primetime on VICELA[……]

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The best HTC Vive games you need to play

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The HTC Vive is finally alive and in out the wild for all the world to use. But what exactly can you try right now?Well, Valve has a pretty extensive library of games for the Vive, and while not all of them are entirely complete – some are episodic while others are demo length – you’ll still have to[……]

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Field of view: The week in virtual reality

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Welcome once again VR lovers to your weekly roundup of the latest launches, announcements and rumours flying around in the world of VR that we’ve saved to tell you all about them right here.

On the site this week, our features editor Sophie tells us why you shouldn’t be put off virtual reality b[……]

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The best VR games

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We’re still just scratching the surface of what virtual reality will eventually be able to do. But when we sat down to round up a list of the best VR games, it was a little surprising how much high-quality (if still a little primitive) content is already out there. Let’s break down our (always up-to[……]

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Meet Nick Whiting, Epic’s Technical Director of VR/AR

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It’s been said it only takes one visionary to champion VR within an organization; that one passionate (and sometimes crazy) person who “gets it” early and then slowly but surely gets others in the group on board. As the publisher of Unreal Engine 4, Epic Games is at the forefront o[……]

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The VRScout Report – The Week in VR Review

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Recapping the top stories covered on the VRScout Report, a weekly live video show and podcast discussing the best in VR, hosted by Malia Probst. You can enjoy the full audio recording below:The VRScout Report – The Week in VR ReviewPokemon Go could be the perfect storm of nostalgia, brand recognition, and technology. Continuing in Snapchat’[……]

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Oculus Rift review: Polished, often magical … but ultimately second best

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If you would have told us a year or two ago that, when the consumer Oculus Rift finally launched, it would only be the second most exciting VR headset in our offices, we would have picked up the phone and dialed the men in white coats. Oculus started this rapidly spreading virtual reality fire, snat[……]

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Stepping inside Zero Latency's free-roam, warehouse-scale VR

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Guns? Check. Zombies? Of course. Pickups, level progression, scores, six-player co-op? All accounted for. Zero Latency ticks all the boxes, but this VR game goes far beyond anything you’ve ever tried: when one of my teammates comes face-to-face with the undead, he freaks out and leaps backwards – st[……]

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HTC Vive hands-on (again): Still mind-blowing, just about ready for its closeup

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Since we last had a hands-on look at the HTC Vive at CES, we’ve had confirmation of a price and pre-order date for its long-awaited consumer launch, and we took another opportunity to get up close with the hardware at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona.Unfortunately, apart from a few tweaks to a cou[……]

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Microsoft Research combats VR nausea with inexpensive LED arrays

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It’s been a long time coming, but after a few false starts it appears the age of virtual reality may finally be upon us, with the HTC Vive, Samsung Gear VR and Oculus Rift vying to immerse consumers in virtual environments. But even before the current crop of headsets can gain a serious foothold, a[……]

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