• Unreal Engine 4 Is Now Free | Your Move Unity

    Unreal Engine 4 Is Now Free | Your Move Unity

    Unreal Engine 4 is now free. You can create what you want for no money down and only pay a 5% royalty on games and applications you release. For comparison, Unity has a free version of their game development software but also have a UNITY PRO available for $1,500 or $75/month. This move will definitely persuade people to chose the Unreal Engine over Unity and with Unreal’s new VR features

  • HTC Vive | Valve and HTC VR Headset Arriving This Year

    HTC Vive | Valve and HTC VR Headset Arriving This Year

    The Steam VR is no more, say hello to the HTC Vive. Valve announced that they’re partnering with tech company HTC to create the HTC Vive, Valve’s very own SteamVR headset. We all knew that Valve was working on something, what we didn’t know was that consumers would be able to get their hands on it this year.

    The HTC Vive contains two 1200 x 1080 displays that can run video

  • Oculus Mobile VR Jam 2015 | $1,000,000 in Prizes For Gear VR Games and Apps

    Oculus Mobile VR Jam 2015 | $1,000,000 in Prizes For Gear VR Games and Apps

    Interested in developing a VR game or App but don’t have the cash? Well you may be in luck. Oculus announced Mobile VR Jam 2015 where participants will enter their VR games, demos and apps to win cash prizes up to $200,000 cash.

    With the free version of Unity supporting VR anyone with the time and talent can create and submit a VR app. Those registering can work alone or with

  • Apple VR in the Works? Apple acquires Patent for HMD iPhones

    Apple VR in the Works? Apple acquires Patent for HMD iPhones

    Today Apple successfully filed a patent with The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office named “Head-Mounted Display Apparatus for Retaining a Portable Electronic Device with Display.” Like Samsung’s Gear VR, Apple’s U.S. Patent No. 8,957,835 proposes a device that can be worn on the head and function with an iPhone inserted. We may be getting our first glimpses of Apple VR.

    Rather than create a new piece of hardware, Apple is doing

  • Mattel collaborates with Google to bring VR to the classic view-master toy

    Mattel collaborates with Google to bring VR to the classic view-master toy

    At the 2015 New York’s World Toy Fair Mattel announced they are collaborating with Google to update the classic toy, the View-Master toy with Google Cardboard technology.

    The View-Master which used to be a flat 3D image viewer will now show full 360-degree “photospheres”. Like the Google cardboard, an Android phone is inserted into the viewer and by opening the View-Master app, users will be able to view and interact famous

  • Gear-VR-Buy

Gear VR paid apps are live on the Oculus Store

March 2nd, 2015|0 Comments

The Oculus Store now contains paid apps. Full versions of games and apps are now available to download (At least in the US). The prices

  • Gear-VR-6

New Gear VR For The Galaxy S6 Series

March 2nd, 2015|0 Comments

The Gear VR for the Galaxy S6 was announced at the Samsung Galaxy Unpacked event in Barcelona. The new Gear VR will be compatible for

  • HTC-Vive

HTC Vive | Valve and HTC VR Headset Arriving This Year

March 1st, 2015|0 Comments

The Steam VR is no more, say hello to the HTC Vive. Valve announced that they’re partnering with tech company HTC to create the HTC

  • MobileVRJam

Oculus Mobile VR Jam 2015 | $1,000,000 in Prizes For Gear VR Games and Apps

February 25th, 2015|0 Comments

Interested in developing a VR game or App but don’t have the cash? Well you may be in luck. Oculus announced Mobile VR Jam 2015

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  • Gear-VR-Buy

Gear VR paid apps are live on the Oculus Store

March 2nd, 2015|0 Comments

The Oculus Store now contains paid apps. Full versions of games and apps are now available to download (At least in the US). The prices

  • Gear-VR-6

New Gear VR For The Galaxy S6 Series

March 2nd, 2015|0 Comments

The Gear VR for the Galaxy S6 was announced at the Samsung Galaxy Unpacked event in Barcelona. The new Gear VR will be compatible for

  • Unreal4Free

Unreal Engine 4 Is Now Free | Your Move Unity

March 2nd, 2015|0 Comments

Unreal Engine 4 is now free. You can create what you want for no money down and only pay a 5% royalty on games and

  • HTC-Vive

HTC Vive | Valve and HTC VR Headset Arriving This Year

March 1st, 2015|0 Comments

The Steam VR is no more, say hello to the HTC Vive. Valve announced that they’re partnering with tech company HTC to create the HTC

  • MobileVRJam

Oculus Mobile VR Jam 2015 | $1,000,000 in Prizes For Gear VR Games and Apps

February 25th, 2015|0 Comments

Interested in developing a VR game or App but don’t have the cash? Well you may be in luck. Oculus announced Mobile VR Jam 2015

  • UnrealUpdate

Unreal Engine 4.7 Released | New Unreal VR Preview Mode and Leap Motion Support

February 24th, 2015|0 Comments

Unreal Engine 4.7 has been released and includes a new Unreal VR Preview Mode and support for the Leap Motion device via a plugin. The

  • Steam-VR

The Steam Headset, Steam VR To Be Introduced At GDC

February 24th, 2015|0 Comments

The Steam Universe is expanding and the new Steam Headset is near. Steam is going to have a big presence at this year’s GDC in

  • AppleVR-Hiring

Have VR Experience? Apple is Hiring VR Programers

February 19th, 2015|0 Comments

Remember that Apple patent? Well looks like Apple is hiring VR programers. A new job listing posted on February 10th has a job listing

  • SONY-GDC

Sony hosting Project Morpheus event during GDC 2015

February 19th, 2015|0 Comments

GDC 2014 is when SONY public announced Project Morpheus. Now, one year later SONY announced that they will be hosting a 4 hour event for

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