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  • Pool Nation VR Coming This Month For HTC Vive

    Pool Nation VR Coming This Month For HTC Vive

    VR-centric development studio Perilous Orbit and UK-based developer Cherry Pop Games, creators of the billiards simulation franchise Pool Nation, has announced they will launch Pool Nation VR on April 28th for the HTC Vive.

  • Esper 1 Coming To Oculus Rift This Spring

    Esper 1 Coming To Oculus Rift This Spring

    Indie developer Coatsink has announced that Esper 1, predecessor to critically acclaimed, Esper 2, will launch on Oculus Rift later this Spring (previously out for the Samsung Gear VR). With the launch of Esper 1 players can purchase both games bundled together for $14.95 (approx £10.56), however players who already own Esper 2 will receive Esper 1 for free. 

  • 3DMark adds a preview of VRMark & New UI in latest update

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    Futuremark are rolling out a big update for 3DMark that adds a new VR experience and a new user interface for 2016.

  • Formula E Partners with Virtually Live

    Formula E Partners with Virtually Live

    Formula E and Virtually Live, a San Francisco-based virtual reality (VR) platform, has announced a partnership to bring a Virtually Live experience to Formula E. The two companies have been successfully testing live broadcasts in VR during several races this season, and will continue to do so for the remainder of the current championship which will end July 2nd 2016.

  • GAME partners with Sony for PlayStation VR launch

    GAME partners with Sony for PlayStation VR launch

    There is no denying that when Sony recently announced the price for PSVR it got people's attention, at £349.99, while not cheap (especially as you need the camera and move controller's with it), it's still significantly more accessible than the competition due to the base requirement which is a PS4.

  • VR First Program Attracts Backing From Technology Leaders

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    Following the launch of its VR First initiative in January, Crytek has announced the addition of four high-profile partners and plans for seven new VR First Labs at universities in the US and Canada.

  • Matmi & TBWA\Manchester create mobile game for Alton Towers Resort’s new VR Experience

    Matmi & TBWA\Manchester create mobile game for Alton Towers Resort’s new VR Experience

    Space tourism may be a few years away, but at Alton Towers Resort, it is closer than we think. Ahead of the launch of Galactica (24th March), the Galaxy’s first roller coaster fully dedicated to Virtual Reality, Alton Towers Resort teamed up with Matmi and TBWA\Manchester to create a mobile game that seeks to challenge our inner-Galactinaut.

  • Europe's largest AR and VR event comes to London next month

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    The Wearable Technology Show, co located with The Augmented Reality Show, will host Europe’s largest AR and VR offering in London next month. The event takes place 15-16 March at ExCeL and has just been nominated as Tech.London’s Spotlight Event for the month by the Mayor of London’s office.

  • Global Consumer Poll Reveals VIRTUAL REALITY As Most Anticipated Tech Of 2016

    Global Consumer Poll Reveals VIRTUAL REALITY As Most Anticipated Tech Of 2016

    News Republic, a global news provider with 1,600 publishing partners globally, polled 24,796 consumers to reveal that virtual reality is the most anticipated technology of 2016. With respondents weighing in from fourteen countries, the insights are being timed with the kick-off of CES 2016 in Las Vegas.

  • Global PC Builders Rally Around NVIDIA to Deliver VR-Ready PCs

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    NVIDIA has unveiled a VR-ready program to help gamers navigate their way to great virtual reality experiences. The company has partnered with PC and notebook makers and add-in card providers to deliver “GeForce GTX VR Ready” systems and graphics cards that deliver an immersive VR gaming experience.  The program aims to minimise confusion regarding which equipment is necessary to play the range of VR games and applications coming to market.

  • VirZoom VR Bike Controller Available for Pre-order

    VirZoom VR Bike Controller Available for Pre-order

    VirZOOM is a piece of tech that works alongside some of the upcoming VR headsets. Simply put it allows you to create a VR experience powered by you! By power we mean pedal your VirZOOM controller to propel yourself through VR games! 

  • Ubisoft Spreads Its Wings Into Virtual Reality With Eagle Flight

    Ubisoft Spreads Its Wings Into Virtual Reality With Eagle Flight

    This weekend at the PlayStation Experience conference, Ubisoft revealed Eagle Flight, a Virtual Reality game that sends players to the skies of Paris to experience the freedom of flying. The game, which will be available on major VR platforms including PlayStation VR, Oculus Rift and HTC Vive for PC, is scheduled for release in 2016.

  • Colin Furze 360 degree virtual reality bunker tour

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    Following on from the worldwide success of his Ejector Bed (over 6m views on YouTube), British inventor Colin Furze recently completed his latest project which involved building a massive underground bunker in his back garden!

  • Virtual Reality on a Budget!

    Virtual Reality on a Budget!

    You've probably seen countless videos on the internet of people wearing the Oculus Rift, tripping out in digital worlds and generally loving life. Not only is this revolutionary device unavailable until 2016, but you'll probably have to sell a number of vital organs just to be able to buy it. Well, feast your eyes on (and indeed, in) the Immerse Virtual Reality Headset – a new and affordable foray into the world of virtual reality.

  • Oculus Rift - VEIL groundbreaking virtual reality installation at Herrick Gallery

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    Herrick Gallery has announced an exhibition celebrating painting on paper, on canvas, on objects and in virtual reality. VEIL is an innovative art installation that uses virtual reality (VR) technologies to transport visitors into an alternate reality where they can experience art in new and extraordinary ways, and in the process subvert the gallery experience.

  • New Merge VR headset available for pre-order at GAME

    New Merge VR headset available for pre-order at GAME

    Walk with dinosaurs or fly into space all from the comfort of your own living room with the new Merge VR headset available to pre-order now, only at GAME. Priced at £49.99, the new portable headset is designed to be an affordable solution for families to step inside a whole new world and experience the virtual reality phenomenon.

  • Kat Walk VR Treadmill Kickstarter Raises $150,000

    Kat Walk VR Treadmill Kickstarter Raises $150,000

    Kat Walk, the newest addition to the lineup of VR treadmills, has raised a total of $149,278, putting them well over their initial $100,000 Kickstarter funding goal. KatVR, the company behind the VR locomotion device, have also announced that non-Kickstarter pre-orders for the device will be coming soon. 

  • Oculus & Sony Among Attendees at this years SouthWest VR Conference

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    Big names from the world of gaming and entertainment, including Sony and Bossa Studios, have joined the line-up of speakers for the upcoming SouthWest VR Conference, where a string of new innovations is set to be unveiled.