Tagged: Virtual Reality

Last month Microsoft announced an expansion to their wireless line-up and now we have some firm details as to what that actually means: The new Xbox One wireless controller will be compatible with controller-enabled games on the Samsung Gear VR. That collaboration all kicks off with Minecraft: Gear VR Edition, which they’ve premiered at this year’s MINECON, letting players try out the virtual reality game using the Bluetooth-equipped controller. According to Microsoft: Players can get right inside the world of Minecraft and build, explore and battle mobs – all with a fresh perspective. Following a game update in October to … Read More »

E3 is almost upon us, with its imminent arrival the Xbox rumor mill has been in full flow: Is there a new console being revealed? What about a new overpowered Xbox that will be able to compete with the PC market? And of course the new ‘in’ thing; Is Xbox getting Virtual Reality? Xbox One VR –  that would be a nice addition to the Xbox armory, will it however join the Kinect as a love it or hate it item, a one that’s generally confined to occasional uses when friends are over (unless like me you use the voice … Read More »

At least one major developer is currently planning to release a new virtual reality game on Xbox One in 2017, and plans to show that game at E3, according to respected technology publication Ars Technica. While unconfirmed at the moment, Ars’ reputation in the technology space, alongside recent reports that Microsoft is planning a much more powerful Xbox One console in 2017, leads us to put this in the ‘more likely than not’ category, especially in light of Microsoft’s planned convergence of PC and Xbox. Whilst the name of the developer hasn’t been released, we do understand it’s a well-known European … Read More »

Virtual reality is what alot in the gaming field think is the future to our ever growing graphical entertainment evolution, Microsoft’s edition to this much sought after piece of hardware named HoloLens is something we at Xbox One UK have been very excited about and its all we have been waiting for, so why is it taking so long you may ask? Microsoft is in no rush to release the HoloLens and probably for the best reason, quality and content. When Microsoft first launched the Kinect it sold well over 10 million units in a staggering 60 days only but was … Read More »

Flying Mollusk have recently announced that Nevermind will be offering VR compatibility along with an Xbox One release. Although no date has been announced for the release, this is sure to be a big seller. Especially if what Erin Reynolds, Founder/President of Flying Mollusk states is coming to pass: “In 2016 we’ll be launching the Xbox One and Oculus Rift versions of the game. Furthermore, Nevermind is designed to support bio sensors and adjust the videogame’s visual effects depending on the heart rate of the player. A wide variety of these sensors will be supported in due course, in fact, … Read More »

Next year will see the launch of Oculus Rift, the headset that’ll make realities come to life before your very eyes virtually, and Microsoft’s HoloLens, the headset that’s set to take on the virtual reality with its augmented reality. If you’re a fan of these devices – and any similar – then take note of the following dates: 15th – 16th March 2016. Over those two days the ‘Augmented Reality and VR’ conference will take place at Excel London. Billed as Europe’s biggest show for VR, augmented reality and smartglass devices, it will feature the latest apps and software, while visitors will … Read More »

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