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.
Claude Zellweger, vice president of design of the HTC Vive headset, leaves the company to join the competition, Google, and its fresh new VR project, called Daydream. The news has come from the designer himself in a Twitter comment.
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.
D-BOX, a motion seating technology company, has announced to present an unparalleled immersive driving experience at the Montreal International Auto Show. D-BOX has teamed up with ICAR, Canada’s ultimate motor sports complex, to offer a demonstration of immersive virtual reality.
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.
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.
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.
Codemasters, the developer studio of the widely popular DiRT Rally, has announced that the rally game will get PlayStation VR support in the coming weeks. The upgrade will be available as a DLC for existing PS4 players on the PlayStation Store, while new player can pucrchase a new boxed version of DiRT Rally, which comes complete with the …