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Preview: Omega Agent

Most of the software revealed for Samsung's Gear VR thus far has been delivered with a concerted effort to establish the device as a comfortable virtual reality (VR) experience. It's surprising then that Omega Agent was offered as part of…

Preview: Pacific Rim: Jaeger Pilot for Gear VR

Originally debuted at San Diego Comic Con back in July of this year, Pacific Rim: Jaeger Pilot puts the player in the hot seat of the titular skyscraping robot. It's an exercise in limiting expectations, as the interactivity offered is…

Preview: Temple Run VR on Gear VR

It's Temple Run. Surely everyone knows what Temple Run is by now? The landmark title that pushed the infinite runner genre to the forefront of mobile videogaming and spawned hundreds of 'me-too' titles overnight, Temple Run earned it's…

Preview: Land’s End for Gear VR

The Gear VR doesn't feature positional tracking. This may dishearten many virtual reality (VR) enthusiasts, but realistically it is to be expected. The current solution for positional tracking is to feature a camera monitoring a limited…

Preview: IMAX: Admit One for Gear VR

A virtual cinema screen is nothing new in virtual reality (VR). There's have been dozens made available for the Oculus Rift head-mounted displays (HMDs) as well as GameFace Labs' unreleased GameFace device and various others. But one baring…

Preview: Marvel Superpowered for Gear VR

One of the highlights of Samsung Unpacked 2014's hands-on showcase was the reveal of a brand new Marvel experience: Marvel Superpowered. Despite the name of the title suggesting otherwise, this wasn't a videogame as much as it was a…

Preview: Private Eye

Private Eye is a videogame that has been circulating around the virtual reality (VR) community for quite some time. It's proven popular amongst enthusiasts and other developers alike, and yet despite this the flow of information about the…

Preview: SNOW

Following the revelation that Poppermost Productions will be bringing their winter sports title, SNOW, to PlayStation 4 at Sony Computer Entertainment's (SCEE) pre-Gamescom press conference last week, the indie development team took to the…

Preview: Pixel Rift

The virtual reality (VR) development community is becoming famous for it's original ideas and unique concepts. It's long been argued that the only way to create experiences suitable for VR is to start from scratch with VR as your primer.…