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Meta Releases UE4 Graphics Demo to Show What Quest 2 Can Do with Expert...

In an effort to help PC VR developers bring their content to Quest 2, Meta has ported Showdown, an old UE4 VR graphics showcase, to...

Meta: 124 Quest Apps Have Earned More Than $1M, 8 Have Earned More Than...

At GDC last month, Meta shared the clearest look yet at the number of apps reaching various revenue milestones on the Quest platform. So...

Epic Releases Unreal Engine 5 But Its Headlining Features Aren’t Ready for VR

This week Epic Games released the latest version of its next-gen game engine, Unreal Engine 5. Though the new version brings improvements in many...

Meta is Nudging VR Devs Towards ‘Horizon Worlds’ with Training, Funding & More

Meta today announced it's expanding the company's VR developer programs to include training on how to build games and experiences inside Horizon Worlds, Meta's growing...
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Inside VR Design: The Clever Weapons, Locomotion, & Open-world of ‘Stormland’

In Inside VR Design we examine specific examples of great VR design. Today we’re looking at the clever design of Stormland's weapons, locomotion, and open-world. You...

‘Phantom: Covert Ops’ Developer Announces New Studio Dedicated to AAA VR Games

nDreams, the veteran VR developer and publisher behind Phantom: Covert Ops (2020), announced it's creating a new studio dedicated to AAA VR games, dubbed...

Epic Games Awarded Grants to 31 XR Projects in 2021 Through the $100M MegaGrants...

Since 2019 Epic Games (well known as the creators of Unreal Engine & Fortnite) has run the Epic MegaGrants program, a $100 million fund to...
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Free Version of ‘Masterpiece Studio Pro’ VR Creation Suite Now Available for Non-commercial Use

Masterpiece Studio (formerly MasterpieceVR) today announced it's releasing a free edition of its latest professional VR creator suite, Masterpiece Studio Pro. The free software license...

Now Available: New Quest Rendering Tech Promises Massive Gains in App Performance

At Connect 2021 last week, Meta revealed a new Quest rendering technology called Application Spacewarp which it says can increase the performance of Quest...

Oculus Expanding Quest Mixed Reality Capabilities With Enhanced Developer Tools

Oculus plans to further open up the mixed reality capabilities of Quest with new tools that will allow developers to build apps which more...

The Dismal Reception of ‘Carrier Command 2 VR’ is a Cautionary Tale

Carrier Command 2 launched earlier this month alongside a separate version including full VR support. While the non-VR version of the game sits at...

Oculus is “All in on OpenXR,” New Developer Features Will Come to OpenXR Only

Oculus is making hard shift away from its proprietary developer APIs in favor of OpenXR, an industry-backed project that aims to standardize the development...

Oculus Plans to Enable DLC & In-App Purchases for App Lab Developers Later This...

Oculus App Lab is a way for developers to publish their apps on Quest without being subject to curation, but it comes with a...

Quest is Getting a Third-person Spectator View for Casting

The latest update to the Oculus Integration for Unity includes a beta release of a spectator camera capability which will allow developers to show...

‘The Unity Cube’ is the Worst Quest Game on Oculus App Lab—on Purpose

The Unity Cube is an experiment from developer Tony "SkarredGhost" Vitillo to test the limits of what Oculus will allow into the App Lab...
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