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Top Virtual Reality News : August 19-25

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You Can Control VR Nausea Rumor has it that a young company may have a way for you to adjust the “excitement level” of a VR experience to reduce nausea. Some players experience “VR Sickness”, some don’t. What causes the nausea is a difference between what you  see and what you feel.  Though it doesn’t bother […]

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Top 5 VR Announcements 8/6/17–8/12/17

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VRBound Announces the Shortlist for the 2017 VR Awards         Presented by AMD, the VR Awards celebrate outstanding achievements in the virtual reality space. An expert-level panel of judges, including Jean Duong, Jennifer Lindsey, Jonathan Nafarret, and Luciana Carvalho Se, will spend the next couple of months evaluating the shortlist of nominees. Not […]

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Is this the Beginning of the End for the HTC Vive?

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A little history… Things were looking rather grim for Oculus at the end of 2016. SuperData Research estimated there had only been 243,000 Rift units sold verses 420,000 HTC Vive units. Even with Oculus releasing their near the end of the year, it seemed like much of the community had already written Oculus off. The new […]

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The Best 15 Paid VR Games for the HTC Vive

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After a year with the Vive these are my personal favorite paid games. As you may notice, very popular games like Onward and Pavlov are not on this list because I just do not enjoy those types of games. This list is definitely geared more towards those who prefer the single player type games (although […]

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How to use your graphics card to pay for your VR habit

Posted by Jason Hawken

If you logged onto Amazon or Newegg recently to buy an card you will have had a rude awakening. All AMD cards base on the Polaris architecture (, , or , , ) are currently sold out worldwide. Even if you found one in stock the asking price would be up to $400 USD despite […]

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Finally, VR is Coming to the Mac

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Apple’s Vision for VR Apple has been teasing the public for a while now regarding their “behind the scenes” involvement in the VR world. A lot of people were becoming rather concerned about the tech giant’s apparent lack of interest in the technology, but Apple has done this to us before. Appearing to be down […]

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How to play Oculus games on the HTC Vive

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  There is quite a bit of dispute between the Rift and Vive crowds and mostly this relates to Oculus using an exclusives model. Oculus are directly funding the development of many VR titles and resulting games and apps are quite brilliant. The obvious drawback is that users of other VR systems do not have […]

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Playing Oculus games on HTC Vive

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The Non-Official Revive Guide VR Exclusives Software exclusivity in gaming has been a long time standard in console gaming going all the way back to the early days. Nintendo, Sega, Sony, Microsoft have often put tons of money into holding exclusive rights to games. This has of course an added incentive to the consumer to […]

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Batman Arkham VR Review for Oculus Rift

Posted by Jason Hawken

VR Media Innovation Here at VR Beginners Guide we are firm believers in the future of VR. We are well aware of the problems regarding content length and pricing but we also understand what developers are up against. With the difficulties of working in a new medium combined with total customer base of less than […]

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VR Headset Comparison : Which one should I buy?

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The Reality of Virtual Reality Since launched their KickStarter campaign back in 2012, the VR frenzy has taken off. VR is taking off so quickly because it is not just for gamers. Many people who don’t even enjoy gaming are discovering a new world with VR. There is no surprise when you have heavy hitters […]

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