Wednesday, November 13, 2019

VR Game News

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Sorry, Internet. The ‘Sword Art Online’ VR MMO Isn’t Real

As much as I want to get swept away into a VR MMO based on Sword Art Online with the rest of you, the recently announced Sword Art Online: The Beginning (involving IBM’s Watson) is not going to...

How to Sharpen Your HTC Vive’s Visuals with Supersampling

Want to substantially improve image quality whilst immersed in your HTC Vive? Here's details of a new tweak that allows you to engage supersampling in SteamVR and compatible games with the resulting differences impressive...

‘DCS World’ Flight Simulator Gets Improved Oculus Rift Support

DCS World is one of the few remaining hardcore PC flight simulators with a major emphasis on attention to detail. I remember when a friend of mine announced excitedly that he had mastered the aircraft...

What It’s Like to Play One of the Best Couch Multiplayer Games in VR

The indie revolution that has dominated this console generation has paved the way for a welcome return of couch-based multiplayer, a feature that was drowned out by the influx of online-only games 10 years...

Introducing Angry Birds Space VR

Back in May we learned that Rovio, the studio behind the popular series of Angry Birds games, showed a demo of Angry Birds VR at the Rock in Rio festival to select attendees. Since then, not another peep. Now Rovio...

SWORD ART ONLINE: THE BEGINNING COMING TO VR

A few years before the Oculus Rift virtual reality (VR) head-mounted display (HMD) was first revealed to the public, Japanese author Reki Kawahara and artist abec launched Sword Art Online, a light novel series that...
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‘Universe Sandbox’ to Get VR Support, ‘Grab the Moon and Hurl it Toward Earth’

Universe Sandbox ² is a physics-based space simulator from Giant Army that will soon be getting Oculus Rift and HTC Vive support, so you can build the Universe as you see fit in virtual reality—provided you adhere to...

Weekend Downloads: New on Gear VR and Oculus Rift

Weekend Downloads is part of our weekly update to bring you the latest additionsto theSamsung Gear VR and Oculus Rift. Werekicking off the weekend with an official Suicide Squad game from Warner Bros. and...

Mythica VR’: The VR LARP With D&D-Style World Building Hits Kickstarter

Arrowstorm Entertainmentiswhat you might call ‘serial Kickstarters', as they've successfully completed 13 different campaigns on the crowdfunding site—mostly focusing on small budgetsword and sorcery flicksstarring the likes of Kevin Sorbo fromHercules (1995)and Kristian Nairn...

These are The Best Star Wars VR Experiences We’ve Seen So Far

Science fiction and virtual reality go together like medieval fantasy and LARPing. Two intergalactic peas in a space pod, if you will. So naturally, the debut of the latest and greatest form of interactive...