Cloudhead Games has been generous with the free DLC, and they've really turned it up to 11 for this latest release. Three chill new songs, a new water gun pack, new sounds, effects, achievements, and more available now, all with no additional cost.
Facebook is quickly reeling in its many different AR and VR divisions, now calling it Facebook Reality Labs and using its annual Facebook Connect conference to unveil something big. Could it be the Oculus Quest 2?
SideQuest has been the best place to get indie games on the Oculus Quest for some time now, and the new UI overhaul ensures you'll find the latest and best content more easily than ever. There's also a slew of new features in this latest version to seal the deal.
OpenXR is the suite of tools that developers can now use to create games and apps for any VR headset on the market, and those tools are getting a huge boost thanks to the addition of several important features and platforms.
Facebook has made it simple to play with up to 8 friends (or strangers) with a few new features. Public Parties make hanging out fun and easy, and Travel Together gives everyone a single-click way to join alongside you in any supported game.
Facebook always has interesting VR prototypes, but this year's SIGGRAPH 2020 will be giving us a look at some much smaller VR headsets than we've ever seen before, as they're the same size as the sunglasses that many people wear.
The Oculus Go had its purposes, but Facebook says that its time is now up and the company will no longer sell any 3DoF VR headsets. Facebook also says that it's opening up the floodgates for developers to distribute apps and games outside of the Oculus Store.
Disney, Oculus, and ILMxLAB are all joining forces for a brand new story in the Star Wars universe. Tales From The Galaxy's Edge is an action-adventure game that will debut on Oculus platforms later in 2020 and will directly tie in with Disney's Galaxy's Edge theme parks in Disneyland California and Disney World Florida.
Falling or tripping over something in VR just plain sucks. It's easy to injure yourself when this happens, but Oculus' latest Guardian update for the Oculus Quest can now detect when objects get in your way and give you ample warning ahead of time.
While the real world can feel pretty uncertain at times, the virtual world is looking better and better every day. The March 2020 Oculus Quest update brings a much-needed UI redesign, a new multitasking interface, and a better way to interact in VR.
Facebook's AI research division has found a way to improve the performance of standalone VR headsets like the Oculus Quest by utilizing AI to upscale lower resolution images. In a nutshell, the Oculus Quest could soon see up to a 67% performance increase with a regular software update.
Oculus Studios' latest exclusive title, Lies Beneath, aims to scare players half-to-death with its macabre comic book style. Inspired by Japanese horror comics, Lies Beneath is an Oculus Quest and Oculus Rift title from the developers of Robo Recall: Unplugged.