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Oculus Rift Previews

Preview: Final Approach on HTC Vive

Phaser Lock Interactive are new to the virtual reality (VR) scene, with the debut of their HTC Vive launch title, Final Approach, at last month's PAX Prime, Seattle. Despite having only been working on the title for 3 months Final Approach…

Preview: The Gallery: Call of the Starseed on HTC Vive

Virtual reality (VR) is at its best when it catches you off guard. The Oculus Rift, Project Morpheus and HTC Vive head-mounted displays (HMDs) really prove their worth in the moments where you find yourself unexpectedly having a very human…

Preview: EDEN on Oculus Rift

It's something of a shame that the name 'Walking with Dinosaurs' is already taken. Back in 1999 the BBC decided that computer-generated imagery had advanced enough to realistically recreate the prehistoric beasts in a six-part documentary.…

Preview: Arcophobia on Gear VR

There’s going to be a lot of attempts to tackle a lot of phobias in virtual reality (VR) over the next few years. It's an obvious application for the technology; to get people to face their fears by forcing them to experience them in a…

Preview: Homoculus Sapiens

People are approaching virtual reality (VR) in fascinatingly diverse ways. Many see the Oculus Rift head-mounted display (HMD) in its intended form, as a portal to other worlds to escape into. But equally as interesting are the developers…

Preview: Loading Human on Project Morpheus

It comes as something of a relief to finally play Loading Human, Untold Games’ anticipated virtual reality (VR) adventure title, on Project Morpheus. The developer has a long history of stating its intent to bring the videogame to…

Preview: World War Toons on Project Morpheus

Reload Studios cracked that nut. For nearly two years there's been an outcry in the virtual reality (VR) community that first-person shooters (FPS) just won't work on a head-mounted display (HMD). Reload Studios proved them wrong. With…

Preview: Starport

Virtual reality (VR) should be connecting people. It should be allowing best friends, separated by oceans, to stand face-to-face, shake hands, and enjoy each other’s company without barriers. Sadly, right now, there are plenty of those…

Preview: Neuro

Kite & Lightning's latest virtual reality (VR) endeavour was revealed as part of AMD's press conference last week, and VRFocus has been hands-on with the experience known as Neuro. The second project the Los Angeles, California, studio…

Preview: Edge of Nowhere on Oculus Rift CV1

Insomniac Games are one of the most high profile developers currently working on the consumer version of the Oculus Rift head-mounted display (HMD), and yet their title, Edge of Nowhere, is perhaps the most traditional videogame experience…