VR could get resolutions so high they’ll trick the human eye this year

I am standing in a virtual living room rendered via Unity. Except I am seeing things I never have before in VR. There is a virtual television on the wall to my More »

Microsoft wants to make Direct Reality VR’s answer to DirectX

Just ahead of Microsoft’s media event prior to E3 (the Electronic Entertainment Expo trade show) last week the company filed a trademark for Direct Reality. Given the company’s penchant for relabelling virtual More »

Russian Artist Arrested for Refusing to Take off Her VR Headset

Moscow artist Ekaterina Nenasheva claims she was arrested and taken to a psychiatric clinic. The crime? Refusing to take off her VR headset according to reports. Over the past four years, VR has More »

Video: Watch Valve’s New ‘Knuckles’ VR Controller in Action

Knuckles, Valve’s unique VR motion controller, is already in the hands of select developers who are no doubt designing ways to use the controller’s 5-finger tracking. In the video published by Zulubo More »

Steam’s Massive 2017 Summer Sale Kicks Off Today With Discounts To Over 800 VR Games

It’s that time of the year again. Kids are frolicking at parks during the day, free from the restraints of school life, the sun is shining high in the sky, and everybody More »

YouTube Introduces VR180 Format

So you don’t have to look behind you. During a keynote at Vidcon, YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki took the stage to announce the rollout of a new video format called VR180. As More »

 

ABC’s The Off Season 360 Experience by Light Sail VR Traps Viewers Into Cryptic Loop

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ABC’s The Off Season 360 Experience by Light Sail VR Traps Viewers Into Cryptic Loop As an effort to heighten today’s launch of ABC’s new original digital series “The Off Season,” by Retrofit Films, Hollywood-based VR production company Light Sail VR created a 360-degree video promo for the digital series that aims to elicit the

goodboybob Opens – Coffee Bar Meets Virtual Reality in Santa Monica

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goodboybob Opens – Coffee Bar Meets Virtual Reality in Santa Monica Down a narrow alley near the corner of Broadway and 26th, goodboybob, a new coffee bar, is now open. It’s not just another third wave coffee bar with baristas, latte art and avocado toast (although that is on the menu). This special project, brought

VRTO — CANADA’S LARGEST VIRTUAL & AUGMENTED REALITY CONVENTION — ANNOUNCES UPDATED LINEUP OF EXCLUSIVES AND SUPER SESSIONS

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VRTO — CANADA’S LARGEST VIRTUAL & AUGMENTED REALITY CONVENTION — ANNOUNCES UPDATED LINEUP OF EXCLUSIVES AND SUPER SESSIONS THE VOID, AMD, IMAX, and TWO BIT CIRCUS headline groundbreaking panel revealing their vision for a future with Out-of-Home VR as public entertainment  VRTO (Virtual & Augmented Reality World Conference & Expo), Canada’s largest virtual, augmented and

YouTube VR Creator Lab: Call for Applications

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YouTube Space LA is offering 360 filmmakers and content creators the chance to take part in the VR Creator Lab. The program includes advanced education from leading VR instructors, 1-to-1 mentorship, and $ 30K – $ 40K for production. Apply now! Last week, YouTube announced the VR Creator Lab, which VRScout is running in with our friends

Best HTC Vive Games of E3 2017

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As expected Valve did not make an appearance at E3 2017 and the world is left wondering where their “killer app” is and what those three made-for-VR games could be. But alas, uncovering those secrets was not meant to be, at least not yet. Instead, this year’s E3 was a bit light for Valve, HTC,

Best VR Hardware Of E3 2017

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Now that it’s all said and done it’s easy to see that E3 2017 just wasn’t a huge showing for VR hardware. Microsoft didn’t even mention VR at all during the reveal of the Xbox One X even though executives have suggested the system will still support it. That said, we did try out some