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Oculus-Developed VR Quest is Now Hero Battle

Back at the reveal of Samsung's Gear VR smartphone-based virtual reality (VR) head-mounted display (HMD) in September 2014 Oculus VR quietly announced its first internally-developed videogame in VR Quest. Little was revealed about the title…

Samsung Gear VR Release Window Revealed

Samsung's Gear VR smartphone-based virtual reality (VR) device has had a strange few months. Since its confident reveal in September 2014 the company has failed to provide a solid release date, letting the suggested mid-October 2014 window…

Samsung Developer Conference 2014: Keynote Liveblog

This week sees the second Samsung Developer Conference take place in San Francisco, US. The company is set to host a wide range of presentations, panels and workshops covering all of its electronics, including the anticipated Gear VR…

John Carmack Speaking to Mojang on Minecraft for Gear VR

Many will remember the now infamous Minecraft incident that surrounded the news of Oculus VR's $2 billion USD acquisition by Facebook earlier in the year. Shortly after the deal was announced Markus 'Notch' Persson, the creator of the…

Analyst Suggests Gear VR Release Date Could Be in 2015

The wait for news on the release date of Samsung's anticipated Gear VR smartphone-based virtual reality (VR) head-mounted display (HMD) continues. At its reveal in September 2014 the company had suggested that the device would be arriving…

Samsung to Reveal New Gear VR Games & Apps at SDC14

Samsung's annual Developer Conference is due to kick-off tomorrow at the Moscone Conference Center, San Francisco, and the forthcoming Gear VR is set to act as an integral part of the event. It would perhaps be easy to predict that a…

VR vs. Samsung Developer Conference 2014

2014 may be drawing to a close but there’s still at least one more virtual reality (VR) event that fans should keep an eye on. This week sees the Samsung Developer Conference (SDC) take place from 11th – 13th November in San Francisco,…

New VR Sessions Added to Samsung Developer Conference

Last month VRFocus reported on the line-up of virtual reality (VR) related talks set to take place at this year's Samsung Developer Conference (SDC) on 11th - 13th November in San Francisco, California. Five of the six talks that were…

Jeff Minter’s First VR Title Submitted to Gear VR

In early September 2014 Samsung revealed its Gear VR smartphone-based virtual reality (VR) head-mounted display (HMD). A wide of range of compatible videogames and experiences were announced surrounding the reveal. Among them was Minotaur…