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Kevin Joyce

About Kevin Joyce

An experienced videogame journalist with more than a decade covering console, PC and mobile platforms. Editor-in-Chief at VRFocus, Kevin Joyce oversaw the launch of the website in 2014 and continues to lead the operation on a daily basis.

Oculus Connect 2 Speaker Schedule: Thursday, 24th September 2015

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The second day of Oculus Connect 2, Hollywood, will be a day many in the virtual reality (VR) community have been eagerly awaiting. Oculus VR will provide 3 keynote speeches that promise updates on the Oculus Rift, Oculus Touch and Samsung Gear VR. Videogame and 360 video design will also be touched upon, along with much more besides. The full line-up of sessions follows below: READ MORE

Make It A (Virtual) Reality: Mad Max vs Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain


This week saw the release of 2 highly anticipated videogame titles, with both Mad Max and Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain arriving at retail stores throughout North America and Europe. Both titles have the weight of expectation upon them, and both have managed to entice and antagonise series fans in a variety of ways. But if they were to come to virtual reality (VR) would it have been a different story? READ MORE

Sean Pertwee to Star in Upcoming VR Videogame

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Actor Sean Pertwee, most recently known for his portrayal of Alfred Pennyworth in TV drama series Gotham, is set to star in an upcoming virtual reality (VR) videogame currently in development at Coatsink. The title has not yet been revealed, though Coatsink has been enthusiastic about VR for some time, launching debut experience Esper early in the life of the Gear VR and currently adapting it for the consumer version of the Oculus Rift. READ MORE

Coatsink’s Esper Confirmed for EGX 2015

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UK developer Coatsink are regular supporters of international videogame events, appearing at the likes of the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3), Los Angeles, and Gamescom, Cologne, earlier this year. Next on the studio’s agenda however is something a little closer to home, as today its been confirmed that virtual reality (VR) title Esper will be playable at EGX, Birmingham, later this month. READ MORE