Tag: PlayStation VR

Sony makes a slew of game announcements to mark the second anniversary of Playstation VR

it’s almost time to wish a happy second birthday to the PlayStation VR system, which launched back in October 2016 and which by  August, Sony proudly announced, had sold 3 million units along with 21.9 million games and experiences. In honor of its upcoming milestone Oct. 13, today’s slew of game announcements includes details on […]

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Firewall: Zero Hour gets August 28 release date and PS VR Aim bundle

One of the most anticipated PlayStation VR titles of 2018, Firewall: Zero Hour, finally has an official release date — and a bunch of preorder incentives to line up players for the team-based 4-on-4 tactical shooter. Developer First Contact Entertainment revealed today that the game will be released on August 28, and come in both digital […]

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Skyrim PSVR patch improves PS4 Pro graphics and Move controls

The PlayStation VR version of The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim has been an unqualified hit since its release last year — one of the top games for the most popular VR headset — but its graphics and controls left some players wanting more. Today, Bethesda is releasing a free patch that promises to improve its performance […]

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VR Is Dead on the Xbox One

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. When Microsoft announced the Xbox One X, one of the major questions raised by gamers was whether the high-end console would support VR. Microsoft had chosen to sit out the early VR craze when Sony jumped aboard with PlayStation VR, […]

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Déraciné is Dark Souls studio’s exploration of VR, made to surprise fans

Best known for creating the “fantastically demented” action games Dark Souls and Bloodborne, From Software’s Hidetaka Miyazaki was motivated by a desire to learn about VR — and create something surprising for fans — which resulted in last week’s unexpected announcement of Déraciné for Sony’s PlayStation VR. The virtual reality adventure is a collaboration between From and Sony’s […]

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Space Pirate Trainer will turn PSVR gamers into Star-Lord in 2018

First demonstrated for HTC’s Vive before hitting the Oculus Rift and Windows Mixed Reality platforms, I-Illusions’ arcade-style VR game Space Pirate Trainer lets you suit up as a Peter Quill/Star-Lord-alike to fight off waves of futuristic drones. Today, Sony announced that it’s coming to PSVR in 2018. The concept is fairly straightforward, but the visuals are spectacular. […]

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Déraciné is FromSoftware’s first game for PSVR

FromSoftware and Japan Studio are working on an enigmatic virtual reality title, Déraciné, which seems to have to do with fairy tales — or at least, feels like one. The developers showed a teaser trailer at Sony’s E3 event. The title is being developed for PlayStaiton VR. The trailer didn’t give too much information as the […]

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Why Xbox VR was a no-show at Microsoft’s E3 event

Microsoft’s 2018 E3 media event was undeniably impressive — a demo reel packed with announcements of compelling games, upcoming service improvements, and even hardware teases. But despite Microsoft’s 2016 promise of VR support for the Xbox One X, the event had zero VR announcements: no hardware, no software, and not even a hint at the […]

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PlayStation Aim is Sony’s best VR controller – now it just needs games

Just like more than half of PlayStation VR’s 2 million users, I arrived late to the PSVR party, but waiting until last year meant that the platform had a robust library of games at reasonable prices. One of the games I missed was Farpoint, the mid-2017 first-person shooter that showcased Sony’s PlayStation VR Aim — a deliberately […]

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Tetris Effect kicks off five days of pre-E3 PlayStation reveals

With E3 2018 quickly coming up, Sony has decided to build anticipation for its press conference a little early. The company has announced that, beginning today, it will make daily reveals in the lead up to its E3 presser on Monday night. Today’s reveal is Tetris Effect, a new game from Enhance, the studio behind […]

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