How to Play Wii and Gamecube Classics on Your Oculus Rift with DolphinVR

How to Play Wii and Gamecube Classics on Your Oculus Rift with DolphinVR

Ever wanted to play old gaming classics in virtual reality? Well, DolphinVR is an emulator with enhanced support for the Oculus Rift headset that lets you do just that. Here's how to get it working. … Read the full article …

News Bits: VRClay Beta is Now Available For Download

VRClay, the digital sculpting software built for virtual reality and motion sensing peripherals, has just launched the first public beta. … Read the full article …

Next Major Version of UE4 to Include Samsung Gear VR Support and Latest Oculus Runtime

Next Major Version of UE4 to Include Samsung Gear VR Support and Latest Oculus Runtime

Epic Games, creators of the Unreal Engine game authoring software, plan to include support for Samsung's new Gear VR headset in the next major version of the software. … Read the full article …

Exclusive: VRClay Beta Hands-on, the 3D Sculpting Software for VR

Exclusive: VRClay Beta Hands-on, the 3D Sculpting Software for VR

Another video has surfaced within the past few days of VRClay, sparking more curiosity around the only 3D modeling software currently designed to be used in virtual reality. We reached out to the team behind the software and were granted an exclusive hands-on with closed beta before it heads out to the general public. … Read the full article …

The VR Community Shows Its Christmas Spirit with Cards, Demos, and More

The VR Community Shows Its Christmas Spirit with Cards, Demos, and More

In the spirit of Christmas, some members of the VR community have mashed up their passion for virtual reality with today's holiday. We offer a quick roundup of some of our favorite Christmas VR creations. … Read the full article …

Temple Run Now On Gear VR, (Spoiler Alert: You die)

Temple Run Now On Gear VR, (Spoiler Alert: You die)

A new VR version of the classic 2011 mobile game, Temple Run, has just been released and is now available on Samsung Gear VR. Like all of the titles that currently populate the Oculus Store, the game is free to download. … Read the full article …

New vorpX is Out Now – v0.7.5 Adds 18 Games Including Far Cry 4 and COD: Advanced Warfare

New vorpX is Out Now – v0.7.5 Adds 18 Games Including Far Cry 4 and COD: Advanced Warfare

vorpX, the 3D driver that can add Oculus Rift VR support to your games, has just received a major update. Version 0.7.5 brings with it a raft of updates including full support for some of the year's biggest games. … Read the full article …

Eden River HD Launches on Steam and Google Cardboard, a VR Relaxation Experience

Eden River HD Launches on Steam and Google Cardboard, a VR Relaxation Experience

Eden River, a virtual reality relaxation experience, is now available on both Steam and Google Cardboard. The game, which essentially replicates the experience of floating down a lazy river, was produced by indie game studio Unello Design as an effort to elevate the artistic side of gameplay while creating a space for quiet reflection. … Read the full article …

Vox Machinae Brings Mech Action to VR – Hands-on Preview (60FPS Gameplay)

Vox Machinae Brings Mech Action to VR – Hands-on Preview (60FPS Gameplay)

From Canadian developer Space Bullet Dynamics comes a mech action shooter built from the ground up for the Oculus Rift VR headset. This is Vox Machinae, and it looks extremely promising.  … Read the full article …

Samsung is Demo’ing Gear VR at America’s Largest Mall

Samsung is Demo’ing Gear VR at America’s Largest Mall

One of virtual reality's greatests strengths—that it's a unique and unprecedented experience for most—is also one of its greatest weaknesses when it comes to marketing the technology. Without actually trying VR for themselves, how do you sell someone on the experience? Clearly this is known by Samsung as the company has taken their new VR headset to America's largest mall to spread the word of VR. … Read the full article …

Technolust ‘A Way Out’ Demo Showcases ‘Realspace 3D’ Audio and Photogrammetry Techniques  (60FPS Gameplay)

Technolust ‘A Way Out’ Demo Showcases ‘Realspace 3D’ Audio and Photogrammetry Techniques (60FPS Gameplay)

Iris VR's Technolust is a regular favourite at Road to VR towers, so when its developer Blair Renaud (aka AntiCleric) released a new demo featuring both 3D positional audio and utilising cutting-edge photogrammetry techniques, we had to get our hands on it. … Read the full article …

IndieCade Announces Top 20 Semi-Finalists in Leap Motion ’3D Jam’

IndieCade Announces Top 20 Semi-Finalists in Leap Motion ’3D Jam’

IndieCade announced the top 20 semi-finalists of the Leap Motion '3D Jam' yesterday. The lucky 20 entrants will go on to compete for the first prize of $5,000 cash and $2,500 in travel costs to send them to IndieCade East 2015 conference in New York City, where the team will present their game with Leap Motion. See Also: Leap Motion ’3D Jam’ Dev Contest Offers $75k in Prizes for Leap-Based Experiences, Starts October 19th All 156 entrants, hailing from 40+ nations around the globe, were … Read the full article …

CES 2015 Marks the Arrival of Consumer VR – Road to VR Will be There!

CES 2015 Marks the Arrival of Consumer VR – Road to VR Will be There!

Another year, another Internaional CES. But as the rapid growth of the VR industry shows no signs of abating, we look at the signs that mean 2015 will be the year VR heads to people's homes. … Read the full article …

News Bits: Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Gets Biggest Discount Yet Just Before the Holidays

News Bits: Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Gets Biggest Discount Yet Just Before the Holidays

Samsung's powerful Galaxy Note 4 is the only phone compatible with the company's recently launched Gear VR headset. After a Thanksgiving sale saw the price on the three major U.S. carriers come down to $199 before returning to $299, Verizon and Sprint have dropped their Note 4 prices down to $149 just in time for the holidays, while AT&T's Note 4 comes down to $269. … Read the full article …

Behind the Scenes with Littlstar, Panoramic Video For All

Behind the Scenes with Littlstar, Panoramic Video For All

Littlstar, a new 360 degree video-sharing network, wants to put their YouTube-like platform in the hands of anyone with a cardboard (or plastic) VR headset. Considering the recent appearance of some astonishingly well-funded competition, we reached out to the company's founder and CEO, Tony Mugavero, to see how he plans on making this a reality. … Read the full article …