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VR vs. Gear VR for Galaxy S6

The technology industry can be hard to keep up with. Anyone that’s followed the likes of Samsung, Google and more can attest to that. Take Gear VR, for example. In many countries Samsung’s smartphone-based virtual reality (VR) head-mounted…

VRFocus One Year On: A Letter from the Editor

Today marks the first anniversary of VRFocus, an enterprise which has reached far beyond any initial planning that anyone could have afforded. In that short space of time the website has seen many changes; not in and of itself per se, but…

Make it a (Virtual) Reality: Evolve

You’ve lost sight of the target. Wading through bushes that stretch out into the dense forest, it’s becoming impossible to gather your bearings. Your teammates are all lost, trying to lick their wounds from the disastrous last battle. The…

VR vs. Standing

“The Oculus Rift is a seated experience.” It’s a line that’s been stated time and again by everyone from Palmer Luckey to those operating public display booths for the kit. The Oculus Rift virtual reality (VR) head-mounted display (HMD)…

Make it a (Virtual) Reality: Moon Chronicles

Next week sees the launch of the New Nintendo 3DS, a updated version of the popular handheld system that packs in new control options, upgraded 3D capabilities and improved processing. With it comes something of a revival in content for the…

VR vs Oculus Story Studio

As Oculus VR’s Nate Mitchell puts it: “We’ve said from the beginning we’re big gamers, and we started Oculus to deliver consumer VR and revolutionize games. But it may well end up being that VR is more about film than games. We don’t know…

Make it a (Virtual) Reality: Life is Strange

Virtual reality has the power to strengthen the relationships that people grow with characters in videogames. Imagine making real eye-contact with The Walking Dead’s Clementine or fighting alongside BioShock Infinite’s Elizabeth as if they…

VR vs HoloLens

It’s rare for a company to catch both press and fans alike off-guard with a hardware announcement. The Project Morpheus virtual reality (VR) head-mounted display (HMD), for example, was all but confirmed by the time Sony Computer…

CCP Games, Tammeka and More React to HoloLens

Following the official reveal of Microsoft's head-mounted display (HMD) this week, VRFocus has approached numerous videogame and virtual reality (VR) development studios to discuss the new technology with them. We've already heard from the…

Make it a (Virtual) Reality: Resident Evil HD

The twisting halls of the Spencer Mansion are burned into your memory but you’ve never seen them like this before. The dim lights now cause you to squint to see the end, the corners are completely obscured, and the windows simply showcase a…