No Oculus Rift support for Mac and Linux just yet

Oculus has paused development on Oculus Rift compatibility for OS X and Linux. In a recent blog post, Chief Architect Atman Binstock said the team has instead opted to focus on the consumer versions of the Oculus Rift headset that will launch in early 2016. As such, they will prioritize Windows, the largest PC market, for more »

Oculus Rift will hit shelves early 2016

The virtual reality mantra has for some time been “the future is now.” For the Oculus Rift, the future is now Q1 2016, which is when the head-mounted display (HMD) will finally be shipped to consumers. Pre-orders will open later this year, Oculus wrote in an announcement, and we can expect more details, including “unannounced more »

I’m not sure if 2016 will be the “year” of Project Morpheus

The big news from Sony at the 2015 Game Developer’s Conference concerned a piece of tech many have been preoccupied with ever since the company announced it was a thing. Project Morpheus, the device that will allow anyone with a PS4 to enjoy virtual reality games, now has a 2016 release window. Which, theoretically could more »

CES 2015: Razer brings Forge TV, OSVR, and Nabu X

I know Razer is responsible for making all kinds of great products for gamers, but whenever I hear the company’s name, my mind immediately goes to peripherals. I think it’s because I’ve been spoiled by their gaming mice. CES 2015 is probably going to change that, though, because this year the company brought an Android more »

Woolfe developer GRIN has a big Gamescom surprise

I’ve been following news of the indie game Woolfe since I first learned about it at E3 2014. It’s a fantastic looking game, with a unique take on the Red Riding Hood story. It’s been compared to , but that’s definitely not a bad thing. The Belgian developer of Woolfe, GRIN, has done a fantastic more »

Chuck E. Cheese trying Oculus Rift Virtual Ticket Blaster Experience

Ever since the team got acquired by Facebook, it’s featured more prominently in mainstream news reports. Though, I don’t think any of us expected the latest big story on the virtual reality headset to involve Chuck E. Cheese. Yes, you read that right. Chuck E. Cheese wants in on the Oculus Rift experience. Select Chuck more »


Sony will be putting out PlayStation Now TVs this summer

PlayStation Now may sound like a Seinfeld joke, but it’s actually Sony’s attempt to jump feet first into game streaming. And they’re making a fairly serious commitment, as a current news announcement shows. Specifically, Sony has announced that its latest round of Bravia TV will ship with PlayStation Now built in. And they’re not waiting more »

How To: Cancel an Oculus Rift order

Facebook now owns Oculus VR, which has upset quite a few people who were interested in the Oculus Rift. Markus “Notch” Persson has cancelled the the Oculus Rift version of Minecraft, for one. Others are wondering what this will mean for the future of the peripheral. Some are so mad that they no longer want more »


Black Friday 2013: Sam’s Club ad has Black Friday deals on Black Friday

Time for another Black Friday 2013 ad? Why yes, I suppose it is. This one’s the Sam’s Club ad, so you can go ahead and get back to your other daily endeavors if you don’t have a membership. I wouldn’t say the deals are exactly worth suddenly signing up either. They aren’t bad, but they more »


Black Friday 2013: Best Buy ad may make you drool

With all the Black Friday 2013 ads showing up online, you’d think it was the biggest shopping weekend of the year already. It’s not, of course, but the appearance of the officially released Walmart ad and Best Buy ad has really kicked things off. It’s happening, it’s real, and apparently Thanksgiving is the new Black more »


Black Friday 2013: Check out the Target ad

The Black Friday 2013 ad roll out continues. We’ve seen the Toys R Us, Meijer, and GameStop ads, and now we’ve got the Target ad to go through as well. Just a few days after the store started revealing some of its Black Friday doorbusters on Facebook, the full Target ad has appeared online. But more »

The Zeiss Cinemizer OLED glasses are now supported by CryENGINE 3

Let me tell you about a product that just came to my attention earlier this week. They’re called the Zeiss Cinemizer OLED glasses. This is a product that came out last year, but didn’t really made headlines in the gaming space. The Cinemizer OLED is basically a pair of virtual reality glasses that can plug more »