Tag: virtual reality

The BBC Is Making A Doctor Who Virtual Reality Experience

Get your headset ready, ‘Doctor Who’ is making its way to Virtual Reality.   BBC’s digital drama team, BBC VR Hub and Passion Animation Studios are putting the final touches on a new 12 minute VR film called ‘Doctor Who: The Runaway’.  In the animated adventure, you’ll explore the TARDIS and help the Doctor defeat a new enemy.  […]

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Borderlands 2 Is Coming To PlayStation VR

Sony is giving Pandora the Virtual Reality treatment.  The company will release ‘Borderlands 2′ for the PlayStation VR December 14th.  Unlike other games that have had VR content released for them such as ‘Doom’ and ‘Rise of the Tomb Raider’, ‘Borderlands 2′ will have the entire game available in VR.  The game will be single player only, but every […]

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ILMxLAB Teases Darth Vader Announcement Today

It’s been a while since we’ve heard anything about ILMxLAB’s Darth Vader VR project.  That doesn’t mean that the company has been doing nothing in the meantime.  They’ve released the successful ‘Star Wars: Secrets of the Empire’ VR experience in various locations.  Now the company is teasing a Darth Vader announcement for today, September 26th.  Now […]

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Amazon Is Having A PlayStation VR Bundle Sale

Amazon is having a pretty good sale on a couple of PlayStation VR bundles right now.  The first bundle includes the headset, camera, two PlayStation Move controllers, and a copy of Skyrim VR.  Sold separately, this would set you back $560, but the bundle is on sale right now for $349.  Looking to get into […]

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Darren Aronofsky VR Series Gets 7 Figure Deal

VR is taking a bigger stage in Hollywood.  Darren Aronofsky’s production company Protozoa Pictures produced ‘Spheres: Songs of Spacetime’ for the Occulus Rift, but shopped the project at Sundance as well.  Citylights took a bite and gave a 7 figure sum in more funding for the 3 part project which will now see a wider distribution.   While […]

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Sony Expects To See PlayStation VR Library Double In 2018

PlayStation VR has about 150 titles available right now, which isn’t too bad a number for a device that is only a little over a year old.  Sony thinks it can do better though and expects to see that number double over the coming year.  Sony is reporting that it has moved 2 million PSVR […]

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Amazon Patents Virtual Mirror

Amazon has patented a blended reality mirror that will place clothes on your reflection in a virtual location of your choosing.  My first thought is nevermind the clothing, I can put myself on the beach, whenever I want?  The mirror will use a system of projectors, displays, and cameras to create the virtual images.  It […]

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