Hands-on: ‘Asgard’s Wrath’ Shows Titanic Ambition & Visual Finesse

Hands-on: ‘Asgard’s Wrath’ Shows Titanic Ambition & Visual Finesse

Backed by Oculus Studios, Sanzaru Games’ next big title for Rift, Asgard’s Wrath, doesn’t have a release date yet, although at E3 this week I got a chance to try out the latest demo, which reveals more of the game’s story, dungeon crawling, light puzzles, and magical beast companions.

SteamVR Adds Full Support For Oculus Rift S

SteamVR Adds Full Support For Oculus Rift S

Valve just added full support for the recently released Oculus Rift S PC VR headset to the SteamVR platform. Over the last few weeks, Valve has been expanding support for Facebook’s new headset in SteamVR Beta builds.

Field of view: Oculus shifted $5 million worth of games over Quest's first two weeks

Field of view: Oculus shifted $5 million worth of games over Quest's first two weeks

We were treated to Star Wars: Vader Immortal - Episode 1 on the Oculus Quest last month upon launch, and now ILMxLab, the company behind the experience, has revealed at E3 that it's preparing to bring it to Rift owners.

E3 2019: Ready At Dawn Is Bringing Echo Arena To Quest

E3 2019: Ready At Dawn Is Bringing Echo Arena To Quest

During UploadVR’s E3 VR showcase, RAD CEO and creative director ‎Ru Weerasuriya revealed the popular Oculus Rift multiplayer game will make the zero gravity jump to the Oculus Quest standalone VR gaming console.

Field of view: The HTC Vive Cosmos is now expected to land this summer

Field of view: The HTC Vive Cosmos is now expected to land this summer

Read on below for details on a potential Vive Cosmos release date, an intriguing PlayStation VR patent, Oculus Rift S updates and more.

Oculus Could (and Should) Offer Rift S Accessories for Improved Audio, Visuals, & Fit

Oculus Could (and Should) Offer Rift S Accessories for Improved Audio, Visuals, & Fit

Luckily there’s a path forward—the Rift S design is relatively modular, allowing both the headstrap and the face gasket to be removed, meaning that Oculus could (and should) offer accessories to improve the experience.

[Rakuten] Oculus Rift S & Oculus Quest über Alternate Vorbestellung

[Rakuten] Oculus Rift S & Oculus Quest über Alternate Vorbestellung

Mit dem Gutschein 10MAI kann man das am 21.05 erscheinende Oculus Rift S zum Preis von 410,35 kaufen und man Erhält auch als Rakuten-Club mitglied 6825 Superpunkte. Durch das verbesserte, komfortable Design kann man schneller mit dem Gaming-Erlebnis starten und auch länger spielen.

Oculus Rift S: ANÁLISIS

Oculus Rift S: ANÁLISIS

Por desgracia, me encuentro entre aquellos que echan de menos -y mucho- el sistema de tiras elásticas de Rift y siguen teniendo que trabajar más de lo deseado en ajustar el visor en busca del equilibrio entre una sujeción firme y la comodidad necesaria para sesiones largas , todo ello además en el punto exacto donde el sweet spot produce menos aberraciones esféricas (más sobre esto en párrafos posteriores).

Rift Creation Spotlight: Oculus Medium 2.3 on Rift S

Rift Creation Spotlight: Oculus Medium 2.3 on Rift S

We’re excited to announce that our VR Sculpting tool, Oculus Medium , is releasing a 2.3 update and will be available for free when you activate your new Touch controllers for Rift S on May 21!

Here's How Echo VR Will Work With Oculus Rift S Inside-Out Tracking

Here's How Echo VR Will Work With Oculus Rift S Inside-Out Tracking

Echo VR developer Ready at Dawn explained in a short blog post how the game will work with the inside-out tracked Touch controllers on Oculus Rift S.

The Oculus Quest Is The Most Impressive Consumer Gadget In Years

The Oculus Quest Is The Most Impressive Consumer Gadget In Years

Finally, after years of waiting for the tech to shrink and mature and get cheaper, we have the promise of a reasonably priced standalone device (meaning you don’t need to hook up to a PC or deal with a mess of cords to get it going, as you do with the Oculus Rift or HTC Vive headsets), that also features “roomscale”—that is, the seemingly magical ability to track your movement as you walk through space.

Review: Oculus Rift S

Review: Oculus Rift S

If you already bought into Oculus with the Rift, you probably don't need to run out and get the S.

VR Headsets Only See 6 Hours of Usage a Month on Average – Variety

VR Headsets Only See 6 Hours of Usage a Month on Average – Variety

The typical virtual reality (VR) headset owner spends only about 6 hours a month using their device, according to a new IDC Report. The market research company queried a total of 1,643 users of that high-end VR headsets, including PC-based headsets like Oculus Rift and HTC Vive as well as PlayStation VR.

A tale of two “inside-out” VR headsets: The $400 Oculus Rift S, $600 HP Reverb

A tale of two “inside-out” VR headsets: The $400 Oculus Rift S, $600 HP Reverb

Everything in that game looks darker and less alive than on the OLED-fueled HTC Vive Pro. A visible "mura" effect on our testing headsets resulted in uneven color reproduction across wide fields of pixels, as well.

Onward's Next Update Improve Support For Inside-Out Tracking

Onward's Next Update Improve Support For Inside-Out Tracking

If you’re an Onward player getting an Oculus Rift S or WMR headset you’re in luck- the tactical shooter’s next update will add ‘Virtual Gunstock Mode’ to help solve the kind of occlusion problems that can occur with inside-out tracked controllers.

Facebook's Oculus VR leader Hugo Barra is stepping down

Facebook's Oculus VR leader Hugo Barra is stepping down

Hugo Barra, who took over running Oculus VR from founding CEO Brendan Iribe in 2017, said Thursday that he's stepping down as the head of Oculus just as the team is preparing to release its Oculus Quest and Oculus Rift S headsets this month.

Get Ready for Rift S

Get Ready for Rift S

If you’re looking for a new laptop, we strongly recommend picking an Oculus Ready Certified PC.We also recommend keeping your laptop plugged into a power source while using Rift S to maintain optimal performance.

Oculus Rift S And Valve Index Won’t Work On Laptops With Only HDMI

Oculus Rift S And Valve Index Won’t Work On Laptops With Only HDMI

However if your USB Type-C port supports ‘DisplayPort Alt Mode’ or is a Thunderbolt 3 port, you should be able use Rift S or Index with a USB-C To DisplayPort adapter.

Koss Porta Pro Headphone Holder for Oculus Rift S

Koss Porta Pro Headphone Holder for Oculus Rift S

This is an adapter I designed to mount Koss Porta Pro headphones to the Oculus Rift S VR Headset. Just pop the Koss speakers off of their original frames and press them into the 3D printed arm parts, making sure to keep the left and right correct.

Oculus Quest and Rift S Potential in VR Esports

Oculus Quest and Rift S Potential in VR Esports

After using the headset, I believe it would be possible to have a good quality version of the games on the Quest, but even if they did, we wouldn’t be able to have the same sort of competitive experiences available with the Rift.

Oculus has sold through its first week of Quest pre-orders

Oculus has sold through its first week of Quest pre-orders

Recently, Oculus Rift S and Oculus Quest pre-orders opened on 30 April, giving you a chance to secure Oculus' VR headsets in time for their release on 21 May. But, as noticed by UploadVR, it looks like it's taken just four days for the Facebook-owned Oculus to sell through the first-week allocation of the Oculus Quest.

Oculus Quest Social Strategy Unclear Three Weeks Before Launch

Oculus Quest Social Strategy Unclear Three Weeks Before Launch

Facebook is marketing the Quest as a gaming-first platform, similar to the Oculus Rift, but fans of non-gaming media apps like Netflix, multi-user social hangout spaces like Oculus Rooms , or live event social apps like Oculus Venues , are left wondering about the status of those experiences.

Four VR Games Compared Side-By-Side On Rift And Quest

Four VR Games Compared Side-By-Side On Rift And Quest

We’ve rounded up four Quest games that also appear on Oculus Rift and taken screenshots of each version. Tagged with: Apex Construct, Creed: Rise to Glory, Oculus Quest, oculus rift, RUSH, SUPERHOT VR.

Oculus Rift S Already Works With SteamVR

Oculus Rift S Already Works With SteamVR

Even though the headset doesn’t ship for another three weeks, the Rift S already works just about flawlessly with SteamVR games, save for a bug which prevents the Rift S controllers from rumbling.

Field of view: VR support for Super Mario and Zelda officially hits Nintendo Switch

Field of view: VR support for Super Mario and Zelda officially hits Nintendo Switch

Though the Valve Index and Oculus Rift S aren't yet available to buy just yet, those who are scheduled to pick the new headsets up are in store for a surprise from Viveport - providing they can pick up the offer fast enough.

Oculus Quest And Rift S Demos Will Be Available At Retailers

Oculus Quest And Rift S Demos Will Be Available At Retailers

The Oculus Quest standalone headset will have demos at Best Buy stores, starting on May 21, the day it launches officially. When the demos are available, you’ll be able to find a participating Microsoft Store on .

Oculus Sells Out Of First 3 Days Of Quest And Rift S Stock

Oculus Sells Out Of First 3 Days Of Quest And Rift S Stock

Facebook opened preorders for the Oculus Quest and Rift S yesterday, with an initial shipping date of May 21. Orders placed early yesterday still show a shipping date of May 21, so this isn’t an overall delay- it’s simply stock being sold to preorders.

Oculus Rift S review

Oculus Rift S review

Where previous room-scale VR efforts like the Oculus Touch controllers and the HTC Vive required base stations—sensors you place around your room to track the headset and controllers in 3D space—the Rift S uses an inside-out tracking system.

Oculus Rift S Review – A Good Choice for VR Newcomers, a Difficult Choice for VR Vets

Oculus Rift S Review – A Good Choice for VR Newcomers, a Difficult Choice for VR Vets

Even if not comparing the Rift S speakers to the original Rift’s pretty darn good headphones, the Rift S audio quality still leaves me wanting, and even Oculus Quest’s hidden speakers seem to do a better job thanks to offering up a bit more bass.

Game On: Oculus Quest and Rift S Pre-Orders Are LIVE! Shipping Begins May 21

Game On: Oculus Quest and Rift S Pre-Orders Are LIVE! Shipping Begins May 21

You can even share the fun with friends using our casting feature (in beta on Quest), which lets you cast to the Oculus mobile app or to your TV.Our launch lineup includes 50+ titles that run the gamut from fast-paced shooters to pass-and-play social games.