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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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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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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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” 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
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
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
Nyko reveals latest designs for charging, storage, and more for VR and leading game consoles at Westgate North Tower Suite #15121
LOS ANGELES – January 5, 2017 – Inventive video game accessories manufacturer Nyko Technologies today unveiled a new line of game console and VR accessories at the 2017 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas for PlayStation®VR, HTC Vive™, Xbox One™ S, and PlayStation®4 Slim and Pro editions. The new VR products include Charge Block for PSVR, a drop and charge solution for controllers, and VR Halo, a padded slip-on cover for Vive controllers designed to protect your gear from daily wear and tear. Nyko also unveiled an updated version of its popular Data Bank Pro storage solution for the PS4 Slim and PS4 Pro, and Modular Charge Station S for the new Xbox One S. All products are set to launch in 2017.
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Innovative Product Design Breaks Down Cost and Accessibility Barriers Associated with Professional-Grade Motion Capture for Film and Videogame Industry; Smartsuit Pro is Now Available for Pre-Orders
COPENHAGEN and SAN FRANCISCO – December 13, 2016 – Rokoko Electronics Inc, a Danish hardware and software innovator, today unveiled the technical details of its flagship product — the breakthrough Smartsuit Pro — and opened pre-orders on http://rokoko.com/. Members of the film and videogame industries who rely on motion capture (mocap) for technical tasks such as pre-visualization, 3D modeling and character animation will be amazed by the immense functionality of the suit. Traditionally limited to the upper-echelon of film and game studios, Rokoko’s Smartsuit Pro aims to disrupt the marketplace with solutions beginning at $2245 (US).
To see the Smartsuit Pro in action, please click here.
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