Oculus VR Exec Says Sony’s Virtual Reality Headset Not as High-End as Rift
Jan 11, 2016 As the world is beginning to enter the new world of virtual reality gaming, two tech companies are already battling it out against one another to gain the support of customers. And, in a recent interview, Oculus VR founder Palmer Luckey explained why his company's headset, the Oculus Rift, is better than the Sony's PlayStation VR.
100 Games Coming to Oculus Rift in 2016; PlayStation VR for PS4 Expected to Cost Between $400 and $600
Jan 08, 2016 It seems 2016 is shaping up to be the year for virtual reality gaming. Just this week new details about the two heavyweights in the market, the Oculus Rift and PlayStation VR, have started emerging.
Oculus VR’s Rift Headset Costs More than Today’s Next-Gen Gaming Consoles
Jan 07, 2016 Over the past few months, Facebook-owned tech company Oculus VR has been saying that virtual reality will be the next step in gaming evolution. But, given the recently announced price tag of the Oculus Rift headset, it's a bit hard to consider it as a practical replacement of traditional gaming consoles.
Touch Controller for Oculus Rift VR Headset Delayed
Jan 04, 2016 Oculus VR has confirmed that the launch of the Touch controller for its upcoming Oculus Rift headset has been delayed. According to the tech firm, it needs more time to work on the circular controllers.
‘Star Citizen’ Devs Looking into Incorporating Virtual Reality Gameplay in 2016
Jan 04, 2016 Chris Roberts, the director of the space simulation "Star Citizen," discussed his plans for including virtual reality support for the game. According to the director and CEO of Cloud Imperium Games, this gameplay feature could arrive sometime this year.
Oculus VR Annnounces Upcoming Headset will Come with Free ‘Lucky’s Tale’ Game
Dec 31, 2015 Virtual reality tech company Oculus VR has confirmed that the upcoming Oculus Rift headset will ship out with a free copy of the game "Lucky's Tale" next year. According to the company, the game's developer Playful specifically designed the game for the VR platform.
PlayStation VR Gets Four New Games
Dec 07, 2015 Sony has unveiled during the recent PlayStation Experience 2015 event in California four new titles that will come out for the PlayStation VR. The new titles were introduced along with demonstrations to show off their gameplay.
First-Person VR Demo of ‘God of War’ Convinced Sony Exec about Power of Virtual Reality
Oct 29, 2015 Shuhei Yoshida, the president of Sony's Worldwide Studios, became one of the first individuals who was able to try out a virtual reality demo for "God of War." According to the executive, after playing the game in first-person mode, he was immediately convinced that virtual reality will be the future of gaming.
Sony Exec Wants Racing Game to Have Virtual Reality Support
Oct 08, 2015 Shuhei Yoshida, the president of Sony Computer Entertainment, said that he would like to incorporate virtual reality technology into the highly anticipated "Gran Turismo 7. If this happens, then the racing sim will most likely feature special support for Sony's PlayStation VR once the game officially debuts.
Samsung to Launch Consumer-Friendly Version of VR Headset at $99 This Year
Sep 28, 2015 On September 25, Samsung officially introduced the result of its partnership with virtual reality tech firm Oculus VR. The device, names as the Samsung Gear VR, will be released this fall for $99.
Samsung Teases Round Gear S2 Smartwatch & Gear VR Headset Coming Soon
Aug 15, 2015 Aside from launching the Galaxy Note 5 and Galaxy S6 Edge Plus during Unpacked 2015, Samsung also provided a few details regarding the Gear S2 smartwatch and the next version of the Gear VR headset. According to the company, it will formally introduce the upcoming smartwatch in September while the virtual reality device will be unveiled soon.
OnePlus 2 Updates & Specs: OnePlus Planning to Announce Upcoming Smartphone Through Virtual Reality
Jun 27, 2015 OnePlus is aiming to become a pioneer in the smartphone industry by launching its upcoming flagship device, dubbed as the 2, through a virtual reality presentation. According to the company, the launch is scheduled to happen on July 27 at 7 p.m. PT.
Oculus VR Takes Pre-Orders of Rift Head-Mounted Display
May 11, 2015 Oculus is giving Microsoft a run for their money as the company joins Valve/HTC and Sony in offering commercial units of their virtual reality lenses.
Apple Wins Virtual Reality Gear Patent
Feb 20, 2015 There is no stopping Apple from conquering the world of technology. After rumors of it developing an electric car has surfaced, Tim Cook's team is now looking at the next big thing in gadgets-- virtual reality. Apple was recently granted a patent for a VR headset.
Samsung Unveils "Gear VR": a Virtual Reality Headset
Dec 09, 2014 The long wait is over for the tech-savvy citizens of the world as Samsung finally unveiled its virtual reality headset, the Gear VR headset. In a nutshell, the Gear VR allows users to tap their smartphones as means to create a mobile virtual reality set-up. Gear VR was designed by Samsung in partnership with Oculus VR.