Spring is here! For some of us, at least, but even if it’s cold or rainy outside, there’s always good weather in your HMD – if you want it! Allow us to introduce you to some freshly discounted savings on a variety of VR titles. As well as saving you money this weekend, if you pick up three or more
Virtual reality can take you to a lot of places – some realistic, some less so. In Island Time VR, developers Flight School dump you on a desert island… with a cartoon crab for company. We decided to strand Adam Volker and Ruby Wang of Flight School on their own desert island to answer our questions. Hello there! First
Happy VIVE Day, everyone! To celebrate the second anniversary of Vive’s launch, we’re once again gifting you, our Viveport users, with free VR titles from Vive Studios. As a bonus, if you’re a Viveport Subscription Member (or become one before 4/8) then you’ll get another title free! Here’s what we have on offer for you – just download Viveport and
With the release of the Ready Player One VR experience on Viveport, we spoke to several of the developers involved with creating this virtual world. In this Q&A we hear from Brian Murphy from Drifter, and Erin Smith from Steel Wool Studios. Drifter created Rise of the Gunters, and Steel Wool developed Battle for the OASIS. Hello both! Tell us
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It’s time to fight for the OASIS! Producer Brian Lowe of Vive Studios took us through the process of bringing the world of Ready Player One to virtual life. Hello there Brian! Tell me about the early days of the Ready Player One project. After HTC partnered with Warner Bros. on Ready Player One, we started talking to potential developers. With such a
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The ‘dungeon keeping’ genre has been around quite a while, but in VR you really will get to reach out and slap your minions senseless. We spoke to Christopher Kassulke of Handy Games about Devil and the Fairy, a modernized take on a 90s genre classic. So who is the devil, and who is the fairy of the title? Devil
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Apex Construct takes VR players to a world that’s been torn apart and put back together, and where everything is not quite as it seems. With the debut of Apex Construct on Viveport, we tracked down Erik Odeldahl of Fast Travel Games to find out more. Hello! Tell us who you are, and your job on Apex Construct. Hi! My
For a period in the 1980s mounted guns on arcade cabinets were hugely popular, with the feel of those guns and the rapid-fire feedback giving players a real sense of immersion through the machine’s CRT monitor. Today, Ivanovich Games is bringing back the arcade experience inside your HTC Vive – literally. We spoke with Ivan Cascales, CEO of Ivanovich Games,
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Part of Brandon Sanderson’s fantasy epic The Stormlight Archive has been translated from the printed page to VR with this VR experience from Arcturus. We spoke with Ewan Johnson, Chief Creative Officer at Arcturus, about re-creating the world of Roshar. Can you give us a brief overview of the world of The Stormlight Archive? For those that are new to Brandon Sanderson’s
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Are you a Viveport Subscription member? You can save this weekend on Prison Boss VR plus The Gallery Parts 1 and 2! As we’ve mentioned previously, with over 375 titles now available in Viveport Subscription, the monthly price is increasing on March 22nd. As well as getting you access to hundreds of VR titles, Viveport Subscription members now enjoy exclusive