Vive X Europe Announces Sign Up For Startups

This is a guest blog post by Dave Haynes, Director of Vive X Europe Vive X is our $100m global VR/AR accelerator, with a mission to help cultivate, foster and grow the global VR ecosystem by supporting startups and providing them with education, investment and mentorship and we have recently expanded Vive X by opening its sixth location in London.

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Brick-Bashing Fracture Comes to the OASIS beta on Viveport

Calling all Gunters! As promised, Ready Player One: OASIS beta continues to update with new content to further immerse players in their own “Ready Player One” VR adventure. Today, Vive Studios has announced the addition of Fracture to the OASIS beta, joining the likes of Rise of the Gunters, Battle for the OASIS, Gauntlet and Smash. Fracture is now available

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HTC VIVE Helps Bring Education Experiences To Life In VR

Last week Vive was part of a game-changing experience to bring to life the incredible uses of VR in education. To highlight how VR can be used to create unique distance learning experiences, Pixar co-founder Loren Carpenter was ‘teleported’ live into a virtual classroom in the UK.   Beamed directly into the VR learning experience live from the US, Loren

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Super Puzzle Galaxy Adds Updates to Steam and Viveport Versions

As an early access title, 2 Bear Studio’s Super Puzzle Galaxy is constantly being updated and refined based on user feedback. Today, the Vive Studios title released upgrades to the Steam and Viveport versions to further enhance the intergalactic puzzle game. From new tools in create mode on Steam to additional levels for the Viveport LITE edition, these updates are

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Free Steam Weekend – Front Defense: Hereos

Attention! Starting today, Front Defense: Heroes, the multiplayer WWII VR shooter developed by Fantahorn Studio, will be having a Steam Free Weekend! Now you can experience the intense FPS and the thrill of fighting with your friends before buying the title. In addition, those who just can get enough of the WWII era shooter will be able to purchase Front

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Traveling in VR – Beyond Tokyo

With virtual reality, you can travel the world without leaving your home. Beyond Tokyo will take you to Japan’s most famous city and, of course, beyond. Hello there! Please introduce yourselves. Vicky Shum: I’m Vicky Shum, and I’m Co-Producer of Beyond Tokyo.   Zach Osumi: I’m Beyond Tokyo Project Director, Digital Design Lab at ANA. Logan Dwight: I’m co-founder of

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VIVE Launches Enterprise Offerings To Grow VR-Based Business 

Today, we announced the VIVE Pro Virtual Reality System specifically built for commercial users to develop and deliver VR experiences to grow their business. The Vive Pro delivers on the business user’s demand for higher resolution, improved audio, and greater comfort in VR as well as extended tracking area and ease of deployment behind a company firewall. This launch reflects HTC’s increased focus on developer and

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Behind the Scenes: Vive on the set of “Ready Player One”

Virtual reality is pushing the boundaries of the film industry, from changing the way viewers watch to the way directors create. With the recent release of Steven Spielberg’s “Ready Player One”, Hollywood has embraced VR for its utility on set as well as its futuristic story lines.  We got a chance to go behind the scenes of “Ready Player One”

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Test Drive a Toyota with Vive Focus in Taiwan

Today we announced that VIVE Focus officially enters the enterprise application VR solutions market in Taiwan. HTC VIVE and Hotai Motor (official distributor of Toyota Motor in Taiwan) are partnering to embracing the highly immersive nature of Virtual Reality technology to launch the “TOYOTA VR Driving Safety Simulation Experience”.  This experience will use Vive Focus to enable customers to experience

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Spring sale brings fresh savings on Viveport

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

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