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Oculus Rift delays just got (two months) worse

Posted 01/29 03:49 in Hardware | 0comments

Oculus Rift delays just got (two months) worse

Like the fact that many, many customers who pre-ordered their own headset have yet to lay hands on it, and probably won’t for a few months.Citing growing production issues, Oculus has started issuing lengthy delays to customers, and people aren’t happy.

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Oculus Rift and HTC Vive Launches Handicapped by Shipping Delays

Posted 03/03 20:18 in Hardware | 0comments

Oculus Rift and HTC Vive Launches Handicapped by Shipping Delays

Likewise, the HTC Vive was scheduled for a blanket "April" release window, but it doesn't look like systems are heading out to consumers anytime soon.Just over a week ago, Oculus VR updated consumers with the status of their shipments, blaming the delay on a "component shortage".

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Palmer Luckey defends Oculus VR exclusives: "short‑term and long‑term, it's good"

Posted 06/22 07:26 in Mobile | 0comments

Palmer Luckey defends Oculus VR exclusives: "short‑term and long‑term, it's good"

Palmer Luckey, once the darling of the new wave of PC-based VR, shows no signs of stepping away from his enthusiasm for device-exclusive VR games.In a new interview with TechCrunch, the Oculus co-founder doubles-down on Rift exclusives.

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How VR is bringing the platform exclusive back from the dead

Posted 07/28 11:42 in Gaming | 0comments

How VR is bringing the platform exclusive back from the dead

Nevertheless, the question that stirs is, if a giant like Microsoft could so easily overlook the potency of exclusive games during its most important product unveiling for years, have they lost all of their power?The balance between the volume of content ans the requirement for lots and lots of ‘hero’ exclusive games - like Halo or Uncharted - has shifted as a natural part of that.

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Oculus launching Guardian, their chaperone boundary system for the Rift

Posted 09/15 19:32 in Mobile | 0comments

Oculus launching Guardian, their chaperone boundary system for the Rift

According to Oculus’ VP of product Nate Mitchell, a similar system will be made available to Rift users called Guardian when their Touch controllers launch later this year.8 update and more details on Guardian will be revealed at Oculus Connect next month.

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Oculus Touch controller price appears - It's not cheap

Posted 09/22 01:42 in Mobile | 0comments

Oculus Touch controller price appears - It's not cheap

With the Oculus Rift now hitting retailers in the UK, promotional materials in stores give away the cost of the Oculus Touch controllers.The benefit of the Rift at launch was that it was a lot cheaper than the HTC Vive but everyone knew that to get the full experience the Touch controllers would be essential.

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Oculus founder Palmer Luckey funding pro-Trump dirty meme group proves unpopular

Posted 09/23 06:38 in Mobile | 0comments

Oculus founder Palmer Luckey funding pro-Trump dirty meme group proves unpopular

In the early hours of this morning, a story on the Daily Beast brought to light that Oculus founder Palmer Luckey has been funding an anti-Hilary Memes group involved in “shitposting”.The article covers Luckey’s involvement in a Reddit group and non-profit social welfare 501©4 non-profit organisation called Nimble America.

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Oculus' Palmer Luckey issues statement explaining pro-Trump group support

Posted 09/24 06:29 in Mobile | 0comments

Oculus' Palmer Luckey issues statement explaining pro-Trump group support

Yesterday Oculus founder Palmer Luckey was reported by the Daily Beast to have been involved in funding a pro-Trump dirty meme group Nimble America.“I am deeply sorry that my actions are negatively impacting the perception of Oculus and its partners.

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Oculus CEO Brendan Iribe on Palmer Luckey's apology

Posted 09/26 09:35 in Mobile | 0comments

Oculus CEO Brendan Iribe on Palmer Luckey's apology

The Oculus company has come under fire by association over Luckey’s involvement with the group which prompted the following statement from CEO Brendan Iribe on Facebook.I want to respond to the recent press stories involving Palmer.

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Orion Project devs support Oculus mentioning recent Palmer Luckey debacle

Posted 09/28 19:50 in Mobile | 0comments

Orion Project devs support Oculus mentioning recent Palmer Luckey debacle

You probably remember the name Orion Prelude, it was Trek Industries self-styled worst game of all time which now has a follow-up game in Early Access called Orion Project.The developer has decided it’s time to join the VR scene and posted their thoughts on the recent Palmer Luckey meme situation.

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Oculus touch US pricing, sensor prices, and more revealed

Posted 10/07 18:01 in Mobile | 0comments

Oculus touch US pricing, sensor prices, and more revealed

Although the pricing of the Touch controllers was revealed in the UK a few weeks back, the US price was unknown and they will be available for $199.99 for another sensor though which really bumps up the price to get a decent setup comparable to the Vive.

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Oculus Touch pre-orders now open

Posted 10/12 08:07 in Mobile | 0comments

Oculus Touch pre-orders now open

A list of pre-order retailers can be found on Oculus Live where there will also be Touch demos.The Touch ships out on 6 December and costs the hefty price of  £189.

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These are all the Oculus Touch compatible VR games at launch

Posted 12/02 20:22 in Mobile | 0comments

These are all the Oculus Touch compatible VR games at launch

The Oculus Rift has one key piece of kit missing, and that’s decent controllers.If you have any of these then you’ll be good to go.

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