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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[……]
While Nintendo’s second ever mobile effort, the absurdly popular Pokémon Go, has already won a legion of fans and sent the company’s shares through the roof, a lot of people out there will be scratching their heads and thinking “What on Earth is this Pokémon Go thing all about?” Dive in as a long-ti[……]
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[……]
We may still be in the early days of this New Reality Renaissance, but you’d never guess it walking around VRTO (Virtual and Augmented Reality Toronto World Conference & Expo). There was a palpable buzz among attendees and speakers—excitement for the chance to gather with a bunch of like-minded[……]
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:Pokemon Go could be the perfect storm of nostalgia, brand recognition, and technology. Continuing in Snapchat’[……]
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[……]
On the outer reaches of today’s VR sits room-scale VR (currently exclusive to the HTC Vive), which lets you walk around room-sized spaces while inside virtual reality. Someday down the road, though, you may take your kids to an arcade where you’ll stroll around a warehouse-sized VR space with other[……]
While the big names like HTC Vive, Oculus Rift and PlayStation VR are making the most noise about their VR experiences, Google Cardboard and its apps offer the easiest and cheapest way to experience virtual reality today.So what exactly is Cardboard? Well, it consists of a low-cost, DIY virtual real[……]
“Next time I come home, I’ll bring up a VR headset so you can all try it,” I bragged to some school friends over drinks recently. “We got my Dad a cheap one for his birthday, he looked mad chasing dinosaurs, it made me feel sick though,” came the reply. Read this: The best Samsung Gear VR apps, game[……]
The amount of truly awesome apps, games and shorts on the Samsung Gear VR has shot up in the past six months. And with the affordable $99 Gear VR on sale, everything is starting to click into place for Samsung’s mobile VR plans.
Here’s our round-up of the best apps, games, demos, short films and int[……]