A magical way to travel, in Minority Media’s Trek

Should travel in VR be more than just taking you there virtually? The team at Minority Media think so. We talked with Michael Zaidan, Creative Director, about the new travel app (with a twist) – Trek: Travel Around The World. Questions compiled by Gustav Spangberg.   Tell us a little bit about Trek: Travel Around The World. How would you

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Powered by VIVE: The Inaugural MLB VR Home Run Derby

Fans will swing for the fences with a special All-Star bat combined with a VIVE Tracker. The MLB Home Run Derby isn’t until Monday, July 16th—practically an eternity for baseball fans and anyone who loves a good dinger. Fortunately for them, the excitement gets started much, much sooner than that. Starting today, July 13th, fans of all ages attending the

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Vive Teams up with STEM Innovators at Nanome

This is a guest blog written by Adam Simon and James Jarrell from Nanome, with illustration by Kendra Black. I’m not a scientist, and neither are most of my friends. But why not? Most of them are plenty smart, have successful careers in something else, and many are even interested in STEM fields. What’s going on here? What keeps intelligent,

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From classroom to VR: the making of Boom Beat

Modern game development can allow almost anyone, with enough effort and some talent, to create a game and publish it. Around the world people interested in designing games are now also able to choose to make immersive, virtual reality titles – and through places like Viveport, publish them to the world. Boom Beat is one of those titles, created by

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Summer sale heating up – get Moss and Shooty Fruity free

The temperature is soaring and we’ve got a fever – that can only be cured by more Viveport Summer Sale bargains! From today we’ve got two new limited supply deals that will add some fantastic VR titles to your Viveport Library. Find out how to get Moss and Shooty Fruity free below! Get Moss free with any pre-paid Viveport Subscription plan

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Exploring the Process Behind Polyarc Games’ Moss

With the critically acclaimed Moss becoming available on the HTC VIVE earlier this month, we took some time out to chat with Danny Bulla, the Co-founder and Design Director from Polyarc Games, to talk about the game and the process of bringing their hugely successful title to PC based VR. Firstly, can you tell our audience a little about Moss

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Shootin’ Guns ‘n’ tellin’ Stories with Mirowin

Yee-haw! Who hasn’t wanted to strap on six-shooters, put on a cool hat and ride into the sunset on a trusty steed? Thanks to virtual reality there are plenty of ways to do that, but if you want a heaping of humor served up with your Wild West, you’d be hard pressed to beat Guns ‘n’ Stories: Bulletproof. Now available on

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Vive Libraries Program launches in California and Nevada

This is a guest post from Chris Chin, Executive Director, Education VR Content at HTC VIVE. When I was a kid, I spent many an hour visiting the local public library.  It offered a very cool tropical aquarium, the occasional puppet show, and of course access to a treasure trove of books – all for free!  The one thing that resonated

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Holoroom Test Drive: Lowe’s Reinvents ‘Try Before You Buy’ with Virtual Reality

Lowe’s may seem like an unlikely company to be embracing AR and VR, but a dedicated team within the organization, Lowe’s Innovation Labs, has been working with the platforms since 2014. Recently named the #1 most innovative company in AR/VR by Fast Company, Lowe’s has been creating real-life applications of augmented and virtual reality that directly help their customers and

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Start your summer in VR with the Viveport Summer Sale

Get ready for summer with some scorching hot Viveport deals. Our annual Summer Sale has started, with over 100 titles on sale at up to 90% off – and extra bonuses for Viveport Subscription members. Ready to bag a bargain? FREE VIVEPORT TITLES EVERY WEEKEND FOR SUBSCRIBERS From now until July 8th, Viveport Subscription members can get a FREE Viveport

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