Category: vr gaming

KFC Releases Its Wacky VR Chicken-Frying Esc…

KFC Releases Its Wacky VR Chicken-Frying Escape Room for Oculus Rift

While the company says they’re actually using the KFC The Hard Way to train employees, they’ve also released the experience for free on the Oculus Store for Rift—making it a little less clear of the company’s overall intentions.

Source: https://www.roadtovr.com/kfc-releases-wacky-vr-chicken-frying-escape-room-experience-oculus-rift/

Qualcomm Has a New Reality Show Competition …

Qualcomm Has a New Reality Show Competition For Creating Virtual Reality Apps

To promote its new virtual reality platform, Qualcomm created the “VR Developer Challenge,” pairing game developers with YouTube stars in a competition to create the most engaging VR experience. 

First Look: Settlers of Catan VR Staying tr…

First Look: Settlers of Catan VR

Staying true to Catan, you can build settlements, roads, cities and place them on your virtual game board that you and three other players gather around.

Catan VR also has cross-play functionality, which means you can play against friends no matter if they have an Oculus Rift or Samsung Gear VR. Catan VR is expected to launch on additional VR headsets, likely after the closed beta.

Read More: https://vrscout.com/news/first-look-settlers-catan-vr/

OrbusVR is a Virtual Reality MMORPG that lau…

OrbusVR is a Virtual Reality MMORPG that launches December 15th

Are VRMMORPG’s the next big thing in gaming? We shall soon see!

Steam: http://store.steampowered.com/app/746930/OrbusVR/

Operation Warcade (VR gameplay)

Operation Warcade (VR gameplay):

This is gameplay from the demo version of Operation Warcade.

This was an enjoyable arcade shooter with some really interesting concepts.

I love when games break the 4th wall and mix different play mechanics into the game at interesting moments. 

Rediscovering My Love of The Platform Genre Th…

Rediscovering My Love of The Platform Genre Through VR

Windlands is a beautiful first person grappling hook exploration game for virtual reality.

Soar through the ruins of a fallen world and discover the secrets of the ancients.

Download: http://store.steampowered.com/app/428370/Windlands/

Facebook’s Spaces Platform Debuts Social Fishi…

Facebook’s Spaces Platform Debuts Social Fishing in Virtual Reality

Bait! Arctic Open, is actually a re-release of the 2016 Gear VR title Bait!, now updated with Touch support and other enhancements for the Rift.

Bait! has players competing against one another in a hectic multiplayer fishing competition in virtual reality.

Source: https://vrscout.com/news/social-vr-platform-facebook-spaces-mini-game/

HTC Vive Trackers Are Here

HTC Vive Trackers Are Here:

The Vive Tracker costs $99 on its own and works with “dozens of VR titles.” But Vive’s also packaging it in bundles along with accessories it can attach to, and included games.

  • The $150 Hyper Blaster bundle, an Amazon exclusive, comes with a Vive Tracker and Duck Season.
  • A $150 Racket Sports Set comes with ping-pong and tennis handles, a Vive Tracker, and Vive Sports.

Read More: https://www.cnet.com/news/htc-vive-tracker-launches-with-duck-hunt-gun-accessory/

Star Wars™: Jedi Challenges – A Smartphone Powered AR Game…

Star Wars™: Jedi Challenges – A Smartphone Powered AR Game Platform

Players can perfect their lightsaber skills by taking on some of the most menacing villains the Dark Side has to offer, command Rebel forces against the evil Empire in large scale ground wars, and outwit their opponents in Holochess.

Possibly more to come?

Use Your Expensive VR Set-Up To Milk Virtual Cows Imgnation…

Use Your Expensive VR Set-Up To Milk Virtual Cows

Imgnation Studios recently launched Cow Milking Simulator, a whimsical and ridiculous VR game. Available now for Oculus Rift and HTC Vive, Cow Milking Simulator is, as you might expect, a VR simulation of milking cows.

http://store.steampowered.com/app/624710/Cow_Milking_Simulator/