Gear VR

‘Plex VR’ Social Viewing Is Now Cross-compatible with All Supported VR Headsets

<i>Plex VR</i>, the free PLEX viewer for VR devices that lets you stream locally stored media to your headset, just got an update that includes …

Virtual Reality

Offline retail goes experiential to fight online and attract consumers

The convenience of shopping from your cosy couch at highly discounted rates and having products delivered at the doorstep has transformed the …

eCommerce

The Best Standalone VR Headset

Most people shouldn’t buy a virtual reality headset yet; there’s just not enough to do with one to justify the price. But if you’re fascinated by new …

Tech Trends

Spell-caster ‘The Wizards: Trials of Meliora’ Comes to Oculus Go & Gear VR, Launch Trailer Here

Carbon Studio, the Poland-based studio behind PC VR games <i>The Wizards (2018)</i> and <i>Alice VR (2017)</i>, just brought a new single-player game to Oculus Go, …

Board Games

Oculus Announces Asymmetric Co-op Heist Game ‘Covert’ for Oculus Go & Gear VR

Los Angeles-based White Elk Studios, a team founded by former members of the <i>God of War</i> team, and Oculus Studios today announced a new co-op game …

Virtual Reality

Telekinetic Puzzle ‘Esper’ to Launch on PSVR & Oculus Go This Week, HTC Vive in July

Coatsink, the studio behind VR titles <i>A Night Sky (2017)</i> and<i> Augmented Empire (2017),</i> announced they’re bringing their first mobile VR title, <i>Esper</i> …

Virtual Reality

Samsung Gear VR Tips You Need to Know

Make the most of the Samsung Gear VR with this real advice for a virtual world.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn affiliate …

Virtual Reality

Samsung Blazes New Trails with VR Storytelling at 2016 Sundance Film Festival - Samsung Newsroom

NEW YORK – January 20, 2016 – <b>Samsung Electronics America, Inc</b>., official mobile sponsor of the 2016 Sundance Film Festival, is sparking VR …

Virtual Reality

Oculus Rift and HTC Vive VR game summer sales in full swing

Steam's summer game sale is imminent, but both Oculus and HTC are already discounting a smorgasbord of VR game titles.<p>For Oculus Rift, Go and Gear VR owners, you'll find daily deals and hundreds of titles discounted as well as bundles for each platform with dynamic pricing so you won't pay for …

Ready Player One

Ditch the TV and Watch 2018 FIFA World Cup in Virtual Reality

For the first time in history, virtual reality (VR) is kicking its way into the football pitch.<p>You can now immerse yourself into the 2018 FIFA World …

Virtual Reality

Oculus is hosting free World Cup viewing parties in VR

The World Cup begins today and you can watch it in VR if you have a mobile Oculus Go or Samsung Gear VR headset.<p>Facebook's Oculus Venues app, a place for watching live events in VR, is adding free livestreams of selected World Cup games via Fox Sports for US viewers over the next couple of weeks. …

Virtual Reality

Watch the World Cup 2018 in VR on Oculus Go and Gear VR

The Oculus Go- and Samsung VR-compatible platform Venues was introduced the back in May as an immersive VR experience placing viewers within a simulated stadium for sports games and events. What better way to kick it off than with the World Cup? Select games will be livestreamed for free in Venues …

Virtual Reality

Within leverages WebVR to offer device-agnostic VR videos via the web

Until recently, finding new virtual reality content to watch has generally required use of a VR device maker’s app store, but Within wants to change that by bringing VR content to a traditional web interface. Working in collaboration with Mozilla, Within is launching a WebVR-powered version of its …

Virtual Reality

World Cup: Watch Tunisia v England in Virtual Reality live

<b>BBC Sport is bringing you the chance to experience the 2018 FIFA World Cup from Russia in virtual reality.</b><p>All 33 games from the BBC - including England's Group G games against Tunisia and Panama, and the final from Moscow - will be available via the BBC Sport VR 2018 FIFA World Cup app.<p>Users will …

Virtual Reality

Tour the Anne Frank House in virtual reality on Oculus Go and Samsung Gear VR

Timed with Anne Frank's 89th birthday, a new virtual reality (VR) tour of the Holocaust victim's hiding place is now available on Oculus Go and …

Virtual Reality

KryptCrawler now available on Steam, playable with or without Oculus Rift

<i>[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Gamasutra and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource GamesPress.]</i><p>CrazyBunch …

Game Development

[Rumour] Samsung looking to rebrand the Gear VR as ‘Galaxy VR’

The Samsung Galaxy brand has been a hit for the Korean company over the last few years, and it looks as though they’re going to be bringing all their …

Galaxy Note

Watch David Attenborough Get Schooled by David Attenborough in Virtual Reality

Back in March it was revealed that Sky had enlisted the help of David Attenborough to create a virtual reality learning experience, with the …

Virtual Reality

Samsung’s Gear VR name is reportedly dead, long live the upcoming Galaxy VR headset

Believe it or not, Samsung has released no less than six different Gear VR models between late 2014 and the fall of 2017, numbered SM-R320 through …

Tech Trends

New Samsung Gear VR To Launch As Galaxy VR

We previously heard about some new trademarks that Samsung had filed for their Galaxy Watch and Galaxy Fit. These new devices will replace existing …

Galaxy Note

Every Oculus Go error message, and what you can do to fix them

If you've been experiencing any error messages when trying to use your Oculus Go I'm gonna help you out. I've collected all the error messages and …

Android News

Gear gone? Samsung’s next virtual reality wearable could be called Galaxy VR

• Samsung’s Gear VR range could be rebranded to Galaxy VR.<br>• Rumor comes weeks after Samsung-owned trademarks emerged for Galaxy Watch and Galaxy Fit.<br>• Could we see a Galaxy VR device launch alongside the Note 9 or Galaxy S10?<p>Further evidence has emerged that Samsung could be abandoning the Gear moniker …

Virtual Reality

Report Claims Samsung Will Rebrand Gear VR as Galaxy VR

For several years Samsung has been using the 'Gear' brand for things that aren't phones: Gear Fit, Gear VR, and the Gear smartwatches. Now reports …

Virtual Reality

Latest Gear VR + Controller Combo Now $90 for Limited Time

Last month’s launch of Oculus Go, the $200 standalone VR headset, has stolen much of the virtual limelight as of late, but owners of recent Samsung …

Popular Mobile Shooter ‘Zombie Gunship’ Now Available on Oculus Go & Gear VR

Limbic Software’s popular <i>Zombie Gunship</i> franchise is finally making its way from Android to VR in <i>Zombie Gunship Raptor (2018),</i> a first-person, …

Zombies

Oculus launches live entertainment app Venues for Oculus Go and Gear VR headsets

Oculus VR’s new platform for live entertainment experiences is launching today for the new, standalone Oculus Go headset and Samsung’s Gear VR. The platform, called Oculus Venues, was first announced at Facebook’s F8 developer conference at the beginning of May. It’s centered on delivering live …

Virtual Reality

Oculus Launches 'Venues' for Oculus Go and Gear VR With Vance Joy Concert At Red Rocks

<b>A new type of SocialVR for Oculus and Facebook.</b><p>On May 1, Oculus launched its first standalone headset, Oculus Go. With its $200 price tag, the headset was a critical and consumer hit — and some have speculated that it has already sold 200,000 units in the first month alone.<p>Today, Oculus launched …

Virtual Reality

BBC to Stream World Cup 2018 Matches in UK on PSVR, Cardboard, Oculus Go & Gear VR

The BBC is bringing live coverage of all 33 of its licensed World Cup 2018 matches from Russia to a new dedicated app, dubbed <i>BBC Sport VR – FIFA</i> …

Virtual Reality

Samsung has a new 1200 PPI AMOLED display for virtual reality

While Samsung hasn’t said anything about a standalone Gear VR that would work with a built-in display instead of requiring a smartphone’s screen, the …

Virtual Reality

Hidden Fortune, Quirky VR Puzzler, Coming To Gear VR On March 28, 2017

<i>[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Gamasutra and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource GamesPress.]</i><p><b>VANCOUVER,</b> …

Virtual Reality