Category : Oculus VR
Category : Oculus VR
No date yet, but Second Life is coming to the Rift – story here.
Odd though – the Oculus Rift was #3 and Chromecast got #1. I think it very likely that the relative impacts on the world will be much different than that assessment. Article: http://techland.time.com/2013/12/04/technology/slide/top-10-gadgets/
OculusRiftInfo.com has some nice tips on getting Skyrim working with the new Vireio drivers. I especially like their suggested mod to allow controlling your shouts with your voice. See the original article here: TIPS: Getting Skyrim Working With Vireio Perception 2.0 and the Rift
A new version 6.0 of Tridef was released today, and along with it a new beta of the Oculus Rift driver was released. Post from Tridef forums Download link TriDef-3D-Oculus-Rift-Add-on-1.0b7.zip Download link Tridef 3D 6.0
They call the software Citytrip but the visuals look like a pretty fantastical city. The kids and the old folks seem to be enjoying it though. Video after the break.
Bringing another game genre to virtual reality, Suwako-chan Cubic has been posted to Oculus VR Share. Currently the game is Japanese only, but I was able to navigate the menus and get a game going with a little trial and error. The experience is excellent in VR with nice 3d effects. The game presents a Read More
The open source virtual reality driver Vireio Perception has been updated to version 2.0. This is being billed as a major rewrite of the software and sets the stage for future expansions of the driver. The driver updates existing non-VR games to make them work with the Oculus Rift. Support for Technical Illusion CastAR is Read More
A bunch of games with native Oculus Rift support are currently on sale as part of Steam’s Autumn Sale. Grab them before they go back up. Lunar Flight Lunar flight is one of the best Oculus Rift experiences available. The VR support and UI works flawlessly, and the game is a ton of fun. Read More
Omni-directional treadmill maker Virtuix is poised to get some mainstream exposure for the virtual reality revolution when it appears on an upcoming episode of reality TV show Shark Tank. They’ll be demoing their Omni treadmill in virtual reality. Virtuix raised $1.1 million in a Kickstarter campaign that ended in July and is expected to ship the Read More