Perception Neuron Collects $572,000 For VR Input Suit On Kickstarter
Sep15

Perception Neuron Collects $572,000 For VR Input Suit On Kickstarter

Beijing-based company Noitom Technology successfully concluded their Kickstarter bid for their Perception Neuron, a VR motion input suit and collected nearly $572,000, more than twice the campaign’s $250,000 goal. The company uses up to 30 sensors to track movement from entire limbs down to individual fingers. The Perception Neuron is a wireless motion capture suit that Noitom says can be used for virtual reality input, as well as...

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Half-Life 2 (HLVR 1.4) + Oculus Rift DK2 + Razer Hydra Review
Sep12

Half-Life 2 (HLVR 1.4) + Oculus Rift DK2 + Razer Hydra Review

Half-Life 2 is one of the defining games of video game history. More than a decade after its original release, we can now be IN the game, thanks to virtual reality and the Oculus Rift. In this review, we will find out if it is worth it for you to get the Oculus Rift Development Kit 2 and a pair of Razer Hydra Motion Controllers now, or if you should be patient for a couple of more months and wait for the consumer version of the Rift...

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Oculus Rift Optimized Audio Headset Announced By Next Galaxy
Sep10

Oculus Rift Optimized Audio Headset Announced By Next Galaxy

More and more companies jump on the VR bandwagon. Next Galaxy has announced Ceekars, an audio headset optimised for the Oculus Rift VR HMD. The audio headset uses a unique content creation process that localises audio to the user’s ear. This allows for added depth and perspective so that players can locate the origins of sounds within any given experience, according to Next Galaxy. As an example, the company mentions standing at a...

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Leap Motion Pivots Towards VR
Aug31

Leap Motion Pivots Towards VR

Leap Motion is creating a hand tracking sensor for VR. Check out the following video: The next-generation sensor is codenamed “Dragonfly” and together with a VR mount for the Oculus Rift and VR-focused updates to the company’s SDK, the company is showing it’s ambitions to become a big player of the emerging VR...

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Become A JEDI With The Oculus Rift And STEM
Aug27

Become A JEDI With The Oculus Rift And STEM

You must check out this video of the the forthcoming STEM motion controller in conjunction with the Oculus Rift. We knew it already, but this is just another confirmation: all our nerd dreams will become a (virtual) reality!

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VR Treadmill Cyberith Virtualizer Enters US
Aug27

VR Treadmill Cyberith Virtualizer Enters US

The Cyberity Virtualizer is an omnidirectional treadmill built for VR gaming. Check out the following video of a presentation in which founder Tuncay Cakmak introduces his invention which raised $306,000 of their original $250,000 goal on kickstarter!  

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