Virtual Puppetry Meets Charades in ‘Puppet Fever,’ the Delightful Social VR game, Available Now in Early Access on Oculus Rift and HTC Vive

Prepare for raucous puppetry as the ingenious local multiplayer game launches on Oculus Home, Steam and Viveport. Puppet Fever offers hotseat multiplayer in VR like you’ve never experienced before – a truly social party game for up to four players.

SKÖVDE, Sweden – April 19, 2018 – Coffee Stain Publishing and Coastalbyte Games today reveal that Puppet Fever, their joyful VR puppet playground has launched onto Early Access on Oculus Home, Steam and Viveport for the Oculus Rift and HTC Vive. The frantic party game invites a puppeteer to don their VR headsets, take command of a virtual puppet theater complete with props, and take turns pulling each others strings in feverous local co-op.

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Closed Beta Kicks Off January 19 for Survios’ Virtual Reality Multiplayer Adrenaline Platformer, Sprint Vector

Now Accepting Applications to Experience Virtual Reality’s Ultimate Competitive eSports Title

LOS ANGELES – January 16, 2018 – Survios, a global leader in virtual reality (VR), today announced that closed beta testing for its anticipated multiplayer adrenaline platformer, Sprint Vector, will take place January 19 through January 28, 2018. Now publicly accepting signups at www.sprintvector.com/#beta, the beta will be accessible through Oculus Home and SteamVR, and will give participants an early taste of the game’s 8-player competitive online racing. Sprint Vector is slated to launch globally in Q1 2018.

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Survios Optimizes Upcoming Competitive Virtual Reality eSports Title, Sprint Vector, with Intel’s Multi-Core Technology

Advancement Maximizes Performance for Multiplayer Adrenaline Platformer—Beta Applications Now Open for HTC Vive and Oculus Rift Gamers

LOS ANGELES (December 7, 2017) – Survios, a global leader in virtual reality (VR) development, today announced it’s taking its anticipated adrenaline platformer, Sprint Vector, to the next level of performance and exposure with Intel’s multi-core technology. On the heels of Survios’ record-breaking VR title, Raw Data, the new Sprint Vector features innovative high-speed Fluid Locomotion™ mechanics created specifically for competitive play.

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VR Adventure FPS OVERTURN Launches October 17 on Steam and Oculus Store

Together with the help of a new companion, MAGI, fight back against your captors to win your freedom and unearth the truth

SAN FRANCISCO — September 25, 2017 — OVERTURN, the first-person shooter (FPS) action-puzzle adventure game developed for virtual reality, launches October 17 on PC for Vive and Rift, via digital download on Steam and Oculus Store for $29.99. Developed by Studio HG and published by YJM Games, OVERTURN tells the tale of a daring escape of two subjects from a deadly laboratory that engaged in live genetic experimentation, resulting in frightening psychic power. OVERTURN’s adventure combines immersive puzzle elements with tight action gameplay across multiple hours of in-game levels as players unearth the true narrative behind their capture. With the help of a new companion and fellow lab experiment subject, MAGI, players stand a chance to escape – but can they trust her?

Watch the OVERTURN Cinematic Teaser trailer, available now on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WHdFnNr-t-8&feature=youtu.be

Visit the OVERTURN Coming Soon page on Steam: http://store.steampowered.com/app/650070/OVERTURN/

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Catan GmbH, Catan Studio, Asmodee Digital and Experiment 7 Announce Catan VR™, a Virtual Reality Adaptation of Klaus Teuber’s Modern Board Game Classic

Classic, best-selling board game coming to VR for the first time for Holiday 2017

SEATTLE – Sept. 1, 2017 – Catan GmbH, Catan Studio, Asmodee Digital and virtual reality game developer Experiment 7 announced a partnership to bring the acclaimed Catan® board game to VR. Catan VR™ is an immersive take on Klaus Teuber’s landmark title that revolutionized modern board gaming. This amazingly engaging game is set to release on Oculus Rift and Samsung Gear VR for Holiday 2017.

Announcement Trailer: https://youtu.be/OjMkj_YjToI

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The PC Gaming Show Returns to E3 with Intel as Presenting Sponsor

 

Event to Showcase the Latest in PC Games, Hardware, and VR and Esports Innovation

LOS ANGELES May 4, 2017 The PC Gaming Show returns in 2017 as part of the official E3 conference schedule. In partnership with Intel as the presenting sponsor, the third annual PC Gaming Show will take place live from The Theatre at Ace Hotel in Los Angeles on Monday, June 12 at 10am PDT. The event will be hosted by PC fan-favorite, Sean “Day[9]” Plott and will showcase exclusive announcements, trailers and discussion from many of the most exciting developers and projects on the platform. Continue reading The PC Gaming Show Returns to E3 with Intel as Presenting Sponsor

Nyko Charge Block VR for PlayStation VR Now Available

Cross-platform solution enables rapid recharging of PlayStation Move Motion Controllers

LOS ANGELES – March 29, 2017 – Inventive gaming accessories manufacturer Nyko Technologies today announced the release of Charge Block VR for PlayStation®VR, a sleek drop-and-charge solution for PlayStation®Move Motion Controllers. The cross-platform block plugs into any wall outlet, and can connect to an additional Xbox One or PS4 Charge Block. Charge Block VR for PlayStation VR is now available for purchase online at Nyko.com and Amazon.com for an MSRP of $19.99. Continue reading Nyko Charge Block VR for PlayStation VR Now Available

Lenovo and iDreamSky Lead $2M Strategic Investment in Proxy42 AR Gaming

Proxy42 and Father.io Augmented Reality Laser Tag for Smartphones Receives a Boost in Capital As It Nears Launch

SAN FRANCISCO – March 9, 2017 – Interactive augmented reality company Proxy42 today announced that it has raised a $2 million strategic investment round from Lenovo Capital and leading Chinese game publisher iDreamSky. The funding will support the development of Proxy42’s augmented reality laser tag experience, which includes the Inceptor, a keychain-size device that attaches to and augments an iOS or Android smartphone via Bluetooth with infrared projection and sensing technology. It is used together with the mobile game Father.io, a massively multiplayer, first-person, augmented-reality action game developed in-house and included with purchase of the Inceptor hardware. The investment will be used to accelerate manufacturing capabilities, software development, and business development as it approaches shipment to Indiegogo backers in 2017. Continue reading Lenovo and iDreamSky Lead $2M Strategic Investment in Proxy42 AR Gaming