Ever wanted to occupy the driver’s seat and take full control of a locomotive? Now you can! With the HTC Vive headset and its motion controllers, it’s your turn to operate a train, and complete specific tasks within time, such as: plan optimal routes, switch junctions, and avoid derailment along your way in a fictional train yard system.
You have probably seen Mixed Reality videos before, where virtual environment is merged with real life video footage. YouTube vlogger Marcel Pfister is an experienced mixed reality wizard, and this time he gives us something very special: a fantastic look at how virtual/mixed reality compares to real life.
On January 24th 2017, Sony launched the second wave of PlayStation VR. The PS4 compatible virtual reality headset has now become available in the following countries: Kuwait, Qatar, Bahrain, Oman, South Africa, Turkey, India, Hungary, Slovenia, Croatia, Bulgaria, Romania, Ukraine, Kazakhstan, Israel, Cyprus, Malta and Iceland.
If you really looked forward to this game, we must disappoint you: Moto Racer 4 is not the VR bike sim you’ve been waiting for. It’s VR capabalities are too limited, the visuals are too ugly and the gameplay is too arcady to recommend it to anyone looking for a fun VR ride. There’s a …
A games programmer is the first person to cycle the entire length of Britain, from Land’s End to John o’Groats, in virtual reality. Aaron Puzey, 44, developed CycleVR a smartphone VR app that turns Google Street View into a VR cycling environment.
Project CARS 2 will be released in September 2017, according to Slightly Mad Studios CEO, Ian Bell. The info came as an answer on the Project CARS 2 official online forum, where one user asked: “It sounds like we are getting pretty close now (7 months of QA would mean potentially a late July/early August possible release? …
MMOne might be the ultimate gaming chair you’ve been always dreaming about. It brings your favourite amusement park ride right into your living room (or rather into the garage), and makes you spin 360 in all axis.
German carmaker Porsche is experimenting with VR as a new way to promote its luxury cars. The company shows off a beta version VR app at various auto shows, letting visitors “test drive” Porsche’s latest models.
iRacing is a subscription based racing game where you pay a monthly fee to participate in online racing. iRacing offers all types of racing you can wish for, including NASCAR, IndyCar, GRAND-AM, Aussie V-8 Supercars and Grand Prix racing. Useful article: http://www.vrcircle.com/post/iracing-oculus-rift-review-and-setup
Sony Japan announced last week that between January 13 and 15, the latest version of the Gran Turismo series, Gran Turismo Sport will be available to play at the Tokyo Auto Salon 2017. This also means that lucky Tokyo-based gamers were among the firsts to try the epic racing game in virtual reality.
This version of Driveclub for PlayStation VR is one of those games that, depending on whether you focus on its positives or negatives, feels quite different. It is definitely a remarkable VR driving experience. At the moment it does not maker much use of the Ps! Pro edition’s extra powr, it would be a much more …
The HTC Vive headset is by far the best device for 360-degree, room-scale virtual reality. When it comes to quality VR racing, it’s probably on par with the Oculus Rift. The Vive was built from the ground-up for free-roaming, face-any-direction-you-like style of play. Its best games reflect that, but for racing games might want to go …
The 920xRGBx1080 OLED display can run 1080p games at 90Hz or 120Hz, depending on the game. It also has a very impressive 18ms response rate, which is faster than the highest acceptable latency by 0.002ms.
In his 2017 CES keynote, Sony boss Kaz Hirai stated that the recently launched PlayStation VR had had a “great start”, and also discussed the future of the VR headset, promising that things could get even better for console VR gamers.
Developer: Kunos Simulazioni Release Date: 8 – 11 – 2013 Game Type: Racing Sim VR Platform: PC Only Supported VR headsets: Oculus Rift, HTC Vive Control Schemes: Keyboard & Mouse, Xbox Controller, Multi game wheel support