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Oculus Rift

Kickstarter for Good Game VR Cafe Launches

This week sees the launch of a new Kickstarter campaign for a unique new virtual reality (VR) concept. Nick Lee, CEO of Good Game, has launched a campaign for one of the first ever VR cafes to open this autumn in Boston, Massachusetts. The…

Kingdoms Age Announced With Oculus Rift Support

Few developers are yet to combine virtual reality (VR) with the real time strategy (RTS) genre. While the team behind The Universim has teased the possible inclusion of the Oculus Rift headset, Agincourt Gaming, the developers of the…

Oculus Acquiring Xbox 360 Controller Design Team

Oculus VR has today announced a major new acquisition in the Seattle-based Carbon Design Group. The industrial design and product engineering company is best known for its work with Microsoft, having created the asthetic designs for both…

Second Life Successor to Support Oculus Rift

Last month Linden Lab updated its 11-year old Second Life to include support for the Oculus Rift virtual reality (VR) headset. It would be easy to pass off its inclusion as simply adding to the social online title's long list of features.…

VR Sci-Fi Racer Radial-G Getting Demo Next Week

Indie developer Tammeka has confirmed to VRFocus that it will be launching a demo for its upcoming virtual reality (VR) sci-fi racing title, Radial-G, next week. Players will be able to try out the PC title for free using the Oculus Rift VR…

Caffeine Fails Kickstarter But Development Continuing

Virtual reality (VR) compatible horror project Caffeine has failed its second attempt at raising funding through crowd sourcing. The project has missed its Kickstarter funding goal following an unsuccessful IndieGoGo campaign earlier in the…

VR vs. JRPGs

One of VRFocus’ Twitter followers recently suggested that they would like to see the impact that virtual reality (VR) could have on Japanese role-playing games (JRPGs). We can’t help but agree. This is a sacred genre in the videogame…