News tagged: Oculus Rift

Superhot VR Arriving On HTC Vive 'Soon'

The Superhot and Superhot VR team says the latter is going to reach the HTC Vive "soon." It announced the upcoming expansion of the title on Twitter, but it didn't offer an exact release date. The game is currently limited to the Oculus Rift, which it reached in December.

Batman Arkham VR Reaching Oculus Rift, Vive

Later this month, Batman Arkham VR will be released for the HTC Vive and Oculus Rift. Both platforms are receiving the virtual reality game on April 28. It's been available on the PlayStation 4's PSVR system since October of last year. Preordering will open soon.

Google's Tilt Brush VR Arrives On Oculus Rift

Tilt Brush, an impressive painting app created by Google for 3D VR spaces, is now available on the Oculus Rift. It wasn't possible to effectively use the app on that platform until the Rift's Touch controllers began shipping. The app is available for $30.

Star Trek VR Game Delayed Again

Ubisoft's virtual reality Star Trek experience, Bridge Crew, has hit another delay. This is the second time the game has been pushed back. It's no longer set to arrive in March and instead it has received a May 30 release date, at which point it'll be out for the PS4 and PC.

Rock Band VR Reaches Oculus Rift On March 23

Rock Band VR, an exclusive to the Oculus Rift, now has a release date. The game will be available on March 23, says developer Harmonix. Preorders have begun, with the game selling for $70 with a bundled guitar peripheral. The game was unveiled in late 2015.

Xbox One Game Streaming Added To Oculus Rift

Games for the Xbox One can now be streamed to Oculus' Rift virtual reality headset. The feature was first announced in 2015 and now it's finally possible to play console games in the device. You can add the new Xbox One Streaming app to the Rift for free.

Oculus Reveals Launch Titles For Touch Controllers

Oculus has revealed a set of 53 games that'll work with the Rift's Touch controllers when they're released. Those titles will be available when the $199 motion controllers are released on December 6. Oculus' Touch controllers will have a significant impact on the user experience.

Oculus Rift Can Stream Xbox One Games Next Month

Oculus Rift owners can begin streaming Xbox One games on their VR headset next month. Microsoft's partnership with Oculus has led to an app that'll let Rift users play the console's games on a "massive" project screen. You can place the screen in different environments.

Oculus Rift Now Supported On Lower-End PCs

Oculus Rift required relatively high-end computer to run perfect. At its Connect conference last month, the company did say it is working on "asynchronous timewarp" that would let VR titles run smoothly at half the normal frame rate, meaning lower-end computers would be supported