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At this point you might be sick of visiting Gizmag only to see pictures of writers (well, one in particular) wearing virtual reality headsets all over the front page. But during this VR-centric week at GDC 2016 we couldn’t live with ourselves if we left out the HTC Vive, which may be the most mesmer[……]
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[……]
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[……]
Most of us grew up imagining VR as first-person simulations. Whether it was trading virtual gunfire, exploring fantastic worlds you’d never see in real life or chatting with people who only exist inside a computer, the VR of our dreams was always a first-person experience. It turns out our imaginati[……]
If Sony can get its PlayStation VR headset into the same ballpark of user-friendliness as the Oculus Rift and HTC Vive (despite its horsepower disadvantage), it could do big things. With a huge head start in base station adoption (all those PS4s already sitting under gamers’ TVs) and a relatively lo[……]
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[……]
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[……]
While it would be nice to paint the rivalry between the Oculus Rift and Sony’s PlayStation VR as a David and Goliath-style battle, the lines are actually a bit more blurred.
Oculus could have been the plucky underdog, but its $2 billion acquisition by Facebook back in 2014 turned it into a Silicon[……]
With everything happening in the world, VR makes a lot of sense right now. Not purely as a form of escapism, but a moment of reprieve where we can take a break and feel like a kid experiencing something fun for the first time.On the site this week, we discussed how to build a budget PC for VR in cas[……]
Virtual reality is here – 2016 is the year when the likes of Oculus Rift, PlayStation VR and the HTC Vive take the medium mainstream. And it’s well on its way. For the uninitiated, VR is an immersive experience in which your head movements are tracked in a three-dimensional world, making it ideally[……]