Entries in 'playstation vr' (79)

Sony saved its biggest surprises for VR

Sony saved its biggest surprises for VR

PlayStation VR owners who had voiced doubt about Sony's level of commitment to the hardware fear not – there were plenty of VR surprises at the E3 showcase this morning.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 13th 2017 at 10:06AM in News
Arizona Sunshine is coming to PlayStation VR

Arizona Sunshine is coming to PlayStation VR

One of the most highly regarded HTC Vive and Oculus Rift games is making the move to PS4's virtual reality headset.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 12th 2017 at 7:43AM in News
Gear VR

Gear VR still most popular headset, ships 782k in Q1 - SuperData

SuperData has updated its VR headset shipment figures and Samsung's Gear VR headset is once again the most shipped headset in Q1, according to the research firm's estimates. 

Katharine  Byrne
by Katharine Byrne
on May 10th 2017 at 9:40AM in News
Virtual reality check: Oculus, HTC and Sony's verdict on the future and first year of VR

Virtual reality check: Oculus, HTC and Sony's verdict on the future and first year of VR

To say VR had an eventful first year would be an understatement. Not only do we have three major headsets on shelves, contributing to almost $1bn (£774m) worth of sales ...

Katharine  Byrne
by Katharine Byrne
on May 8th 2017 at 1:00PM in News

Advertisement

Sony looks to commercial markets after 'slower than expected' PSVR sales

Sony looks to commercial markets after 'slower than expected' PSVR sales

PlayStation platform holder Sony is investigating ways to take its PlayStation VR headset to new commercial sectors, a report has claimed.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 6th 2017 at 9:32AM in News
Sony unveils several new PSVR titles

Sony unveils several new PSVR titles

PSVR owners eagerly awaiting some new titles are in for a treat after Sony announced a fresh batch of new games for its virtual reality system.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 23rd 2017 at 10:25AM in News
PlayStation VR sales have passed 900,000

PlayStation VR sales have passed 900,000

Sony has at last revealed how many of its virtual reality systems have been sold since October’s launch.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 27th 2017 at 9:27AM in News
Samsung shipped more VR headsets than Vive, Oculus and PSVR combined in 2016

Samsung shipped more VR headsets than Vive, Oculus and PSVR combined in 2016

A new report published by SuperData revealed that the virtual reality industry made $1.8bn (£1.44bn) in revenue in 2016, with 6.3m devices shipped throughout the course of the year. Of ...

Marie Dealessandri
by Marie Dealessandri
on Feb 6th 2017 at 10:30AM in News

Advertisement

Resident Evi l7

Nearly 10% of Resident Evil 7 players are PSVR users

Over 87,000 players around the world have played Resident Evil 7 in VR, Capcom has revealed. That's according to new figures released on ResidentEvil.Net, detailing the game's global statistics.

Katharine  Byrne
by Katharine Byrne
on Jan 30th 2017 at 10:10AM in News
YouTube VR now supports PlayStation VR

YouTube VR now supports PlayStation VR

Owners of PS4’s BR headset are now able to stream and enjoy the service’s 360 degree videos.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 22nd 2016 at 10:54AM in News
MCV's Review of the Year - Part 1: Hardware of 2016

MCV's Review of the Year - Part 1: Hardware of 2016

Here’s our take on the big events in the games industry this year.

on Dec 13th 2016 at 12:00PM in News
PlayStation VR set to eclipse Rift and Vive sales in the UK

PlayStation VR set to eclipse Rift and Vive sales in the UK

Sales of Sony’s PlayStation VR tech are on track to outsell the combined sales of HTC Vive and Oculus Rift, according to data tracker GfK’s October consumer panel survey. 

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Nov 24th 2016 at 11:15AM in News

Advertisement

Vive and Oculus Rift sales predicted to hit 770k by year end

Vive and Oculus Rift sales predicted to hit 770k by year end

2016 has been the year of VR, but how many units are actually in the hands of consumers?

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 18th 2016 at 10:45AM in News
What is PS4 Pro? Supported games, price and what's in the box

What is PS4 Pro? Supported games, price and what's in the box

Announced on-stage at an event in New York in September, Sony’s PlayStation 4 Pro is the platform holder’s hardware for serious gamers. 

on Nov 10th 2016 at 11:20AM in News
Developer Drool on why Thumper is not a rhythm title

Developer Drool on why Thumper is not a rhythm title

One of the most interesting rhythm games to hit the market in the recent memory is Thumper from two-man studio Drool. 

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Nov 8th 2016 at 11:01AM in News
CCP discusses Eve Valkyrie and being a VR pioneer

CCP discusses Eve Valkyrie and being a VR pioneer

CCP’s VR dogfighting title Eve Valkyrie was one of the most visible virtual reality titles ahead its launch earlier this year.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Nov 2nd 2016 at 9:50AM in News

Advertisement

PlayStation VR pre-orders in the "hundreds of thousands" as stock runs dry

PlayStation VR pre-orders in the "hundreds of thousands" as stock runs dry

Supplies of the PlayStation VR are running incredibly short after what Sony has described as sales totalling the “hundreds of thousands”.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 17th 2016 at 1:35PM in News
PSVR

Sony is already selling the PlayStation VR at a profit

According to Sony’s Shawn Layden the company is already selling PlayStation VR units at a profit.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Oct 14th 2016 at 2:21PM in News
PSVR

You can play Xbox One or Wii U games in PSVR

PlayStation VR users have discovered that you can play Xbox One and Wii U games while using the headset.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Oct 14th 2016 at 1:50PM in News
Margin Makers: Guide to PSVR merchandise

Margin Makers: Guide to PSVR merchandise

Sony’s PlayStation VR finally hits shelves today.

Marie Dealessandri
by Marie Dealessandri
on Oct 13th 2016 at 12:00PM in News
VIDEOS: Here's how to hook up the PlayStation VR

VIDEOS: Here's how to hook up the PlayStation VR

The PlayStation VR arrives this Thursday (October 13th), and Sony has released a video guide designed to help new owners get the headset up and running.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 11th 2016 at 12:57PM in News
Polybius

Jeff Minter's Polybius is a PSVR exclusive

Jeff Minter from Space Giraffe and TxK fame is re-imaging the legendary Polybius arcade game as a PSVR exclusive.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Oct 10th 2016 at 11:44AM in News
OPINION: Why PlayStation VR is virtual reality's first real test

OPINION: Why PlayStation VR is virtual reality's first real test

In his latest regular column, former Sony Studio London and indie virtual reality developer Dave Ranyard talks about the imminent launch of PlayStation VR.

on Oct 6th 2016 at 10:13AM in News
Is PlayStation going to dominate VR?

Is PlayStation going to dominate VR?

After years of hype and promise, VR finally became a reality for consumers in 2016. 

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Oct 4th 2016 at 3:40PM in News
Taking VR to the masses - The launch of PSVR

Taking VR to the masses - The launch of PSVR

PlayStation’s UK group marketing manager Tom Whitaker discusses the company’s plans for the launch of the VR headset, and its potential once it is in consumers’ hands.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Oct 4th 2016 at 3:08PM in News