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HTC Permanently Slashes Price of the Vive VR Headset Bundle

Now that Oculus permanently reduced the price of their VR headset, other competitors have to follow Sony has introduced a discounted PlayStation VR bundle not too long ago. It now appears HTC is doing the same with their Vive headset. The package includes the controllers and discounts the regular price by $200. Consumers in the […]

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Paranormal Activity: The Lost Soul Review – Horrible Controls and Limited Interaction Ruin a Potentially Decent Game

When movie franchises turn into video games, the end result is often fairly horrible. No one really expected to see a VR game related to Paranormal Activity. Then again, that is exactly what we got on our hands in the form of Paranormal Activity: The Lost Soul. The game is available for HTC Vive as […]

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Twisted Arrow Review – Fun Combat and Movement With Mediocre Graphics

Owners of the HTC Vive with plenty of gaming room to spare may want to check out Twisted Arrow. It is an interesting game, which is also the third VR creation by Phaser Lock Interactive The in-game mechanics of Twisted Arrow are well beyond more traditional VR games. However, the story is pretty mediocre and […]

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FORM Review – An Atypical but Intriguing VR Game

Not every virtual reality game has the most original name. This is especially true where FORM is concerned, even though that isn’t  a bad thing The game is available on the Steam store for the HTC Vive. All things considered, the game is quite fun to play and can leave  a lasting impression. You spend […]

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HTC Vive Deluxe Audio Strap Does Not Handle Moisture All That Well

One of the downsides to using a virtual reality headset is how players sweat profusely. The straps which come with one’s headset will often get soaking wet after an hour or two. That is only normal, albeit it can also result in serious issues. Owners of the HTC Vive Deluxe Audio Strap may want to […]

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VR Enthusiasts in the UK Can Now Choose a Finance Option When Buying an HTC Vive Headset

It looks like HTC is working on a new strategy to get more people to buy their Vive HMD. The company is introducing a financing option in the United Kingdom to make the price seem slightly more affordable. Financing options could become the new norm in the world of VR hardware, assuming there is enough interest. […]

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A Brief History of Virtual Reality Headsets Part 2 – Oculus Rift, HTC Vive, PlayStation VR

We are continuing our journey throughout the history of virtual reality headsets. After touching upon the two earlier models in the previous article, it is now time to take a closer look at how the current generation of headsets came to fruition. No-one would have expected a crowdfunding campaign would bring this technology to the […]

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Eye Tracking for the HTC Vive will be Available for $220 in May

Eye tracking adds an extra dimension to one’s VR experience. According to a recent announcement, the HTC Vive will receive a plug and play upgrade which will introduce Eye tracking to the headset. According to UploadVR, the kit priced at $220 will first start shipping in China in May. What is quite interesting about this new […]

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Top 5 Virtual Reality Companies

Even though the virtual reality ecosystem is getting more competitive every year, there are four companies who seemingly dominate the market right now. Google, Oculus, HTC, and Samsung are all market leaders in their own regard. All of these companies have created VR hardware for consumers to enjoy, although they have all taken slightly different […]

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Top 4 VR Headsets

For those new to Virtual Reality, the amount of options available when it comes to choosing a headset an be overwhelming. This article will go over some of the top VR headsets on the market and how they compare against each other. 4. Google Cardboard As the name suggests Google Cardboard is a simple cardboard […]