11 Most anticipated VR Games of 2016 2016 is the bonafide year of virtual reality. The Samsung Gear VR launched late last year, Oculus Rift pre-orders are up and running, and HTC Vive and PlayStation VR are hot on their heels.
VR Gaming Or Entertainment? Experts Split On Virtual Reality Future The future of virtual reality is palpable. It’s happening this year, but where the trend goes beyond 2016 is up for much debate. During “The VR Opportunity” forum at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona Tuesday, industry leaders in the VR field discussed a positive, yet different future with VR.
Game developers bet mobile virtual reality has mass-market appeal In a few months, consumers will have multiple high-end virtual reality devices to choose from, but many developers may stick with mobile solutions instead.
Valve's VR technology now works with the Unity game engine For many gaming platforms, the litmus test these days is whether or not they get official support in Unity's game engine -- land that and many developers (and by extension, gamers) are likely to give them a closer look. Valve just got a big credibility boost, then, as Unity is introducing native SteamVR support.