Entries in 'rift' (16)

Oculus Rift dev kits removed from sale in China

Oculus Rift dev kits removed from sale in China

Chinese developers are being blocked from buying Oculus Rift dev kits due to the number of units being sold on by buyers.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 4th 2014 at 12:32PM in News
Now Luckey says VR could make wasting time on real life 'irresponsible'

Now Luckey says VR could make wasting time on real life 'irresponsible'

Virtual reality may not just mean the end of TVs – it might actually mean the end of ever interacting with actual flesh and blood people altogether.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 16th 2014 at 1:19PM in News
25,000 second-gen Oculus dev kits sold

25,000 second-gen Oculus dev kits sold

Oculus has sold 25,000 second-generation development kits in less than a month of pre-orders going live.

Craig Chapple
by Craig Chapple
on Apr 15th 2014 at 10:52AM in News
Wargaming will target virtual reality once Oculus Rift hits 5m units

Wargaming will target virtual reality once Oculus Rift hits 5m units

New platforms such as Oculus Rift, Xbox One or PS4 will need to hit unit sales of between five and ten million units before Wargaming will target them.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 10th 2014 at 3:47PM in News

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Bleszinski: Cancelling Minecraft on Oculus makes Notch look like a pouty kid

Bleszinski: Cancelling Minecraft on Oculus makes Notch look like a pouty kid

Famed developer Cliff Bleszinski has criticised Markus Persson for his decision to pull the plug on the Oculus Rift version of Minecraft.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 27th 2014 at 4:08PM in News
Iribe: We never intended to sell Oculus; Facebook buyout completed in just three days

Iribe: We never intended to sell Oculus; Facebook buyout completed in just three days

Oculus CEO Brendan Iribe has said that it was never the plan to sell the company.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 27th 2014 at 12:36PM in News
Oculus Rift backers react in anger to Facebook buyout

Oculus Rift backers react in anger to Facebook buyout

A number of those who supported Oculus Rift’s Kickstarter campaign have lashed out at its sale to Facebook.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 27th 2014 at 11:50AM in News
Oculus on long-term benefits of Facebook acquisition, promises lower launch price

Oculus on long-term benefits of Facebook acquisition, promises lower launch price

Palmer Luckey has taken to Reddit to address some of the concerns being raised in the wake of Facebook’s acquisition of Oculus.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 26th 2014 at 12:00PM in News

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Zuckerberg: Oculus will be a platform for many other experiences

Zuckerberg: Oculus will be a platform for many other experiences

Once there were PCs. Then there were mobiles. Next there will be virtual reality.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 26th 2014 at 9:31AM in News
Persson cancels Minecraft for Oculus Rift following Facebook swoop

Persson cancels Minecraft for Oculus Rift following Facebook swoop

A virtual reality version of Minecraft in the planning stages for Oculus Rift has been cancelled.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 25th 2014 at 10:40PM in News
Oculus: 'Facebook partnership accelerates our vision'

Oculus: 'Facebook partnership accelerates our vision'

The founder of Oculus has said that tonight's acquisition at the hands of Facebook has propelled virtual reality into a new dimension.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 25th 2014 at 10:23PM in News
Facebook acquires Oculus for $2bn

Facebook acquires Oculus for $2bn

Who saw this coming? Social media giant Facebook has made a massive move into gaming with the acquisition of VR specialist Oculus.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 25th 2014 at 9:58PM in News

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Oculus Rift production put on hold

Oculus Rift production put on hold

Oculus has said that it is not currently manufacturing its Rift virtual reality headsets.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 24th 2014 at 3:09PM in News
Oculus to co-publish EVE Valkyrie

Oculus to co-publish EVE Valkyrie

Virtual reality specialist Oculus has announced its first official publishing partnership – EVE Valkyrie.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 6th 2014 at 1:36PM in News
Carmack heading Oculus VR internal dev program

Carmack heading Oculus VR internal dev program

Oculus VR is hiring game developers to work with John Carmack on the virtual reality headset manufacturer's internal development program.

by Seth Tipps
on Jan 9th 2014 at 11:46AM in News
Trion Worlds closing European office

Trion Worlds closing European office

Ambitious MMO publisher Trion Worlds will close its European office in Guildford, UK.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Aug 15th 2013 at 2:25PM in News