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Caffeine Relaunches IndieGoGo Campaign, Goal Set at Just $5,000

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Virtual reality (VR) supported sci-fi horror videogame Caffeine has had a bumpy road with crowd-funding. The title, which features support for the Oculus Rift VR head-mounted display (HMD), has suffered two failed attempts on IndieGoGo and Kickstarter. However developer Dylan Browne has persevered with the project, and this week relaunched the IndieGoGo campaign once more with a drastically reduced goal. The developer now hopes to raise just $5,000 USD to fund the experience, which is set to arrive on both PC, Mac, Linux and PlayStation 4. READ MORE

New Star Citizen Concept Art Shows Off M50 Craft

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Indie developer Cloud Imperium Games has maintained an open relationship with its fans of the upcoming virtual reality (VR) compatible space combat title Star Citizen. The title, which has enjoyed huge crowd-funding success, has kept its backers in the loop with constant updates on the project’s progress. This week that has included the release of new concept art for one of the title’s craft, the M50. READ MORE

Driveclub Dev: Project Morpheus is ‘fantastic’, has ‘Dedicated Team’ for the Tech

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As rumours of Sony Computer Entertainment’s (SCE) Project Morpheus virtual reality (VR) head-mounted display (HMD) for PlayStation 4 began to crop up ahead of its reveal in March 2014 Evolution Studios’ Driveclub was a title many speculated would support the device. However Project Morpheus’ reveal came and went without so much as a mention of the title and was later confirmed not to feature support. That doesn’t mean that the developer isn’t working with the technology. READ MORE

New Dark Deception Gameplay Revealed

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Indie developer Glowstick Games had something to celebrate this week when it was awarded the community’s Best in Show at the Casual Connect 2014 Indie Prize Showcase for its upcoming virtual reality (VR) compatible videogame, Dark Deception. The developer also brought the videogame itself to the event in San Francisco where it was playable from 2nd- 24th July. In that time, the developer live streamed a brief portion of gameplay from the title, which can now be seen online. READ MORE

New Kingdoms Age Screenshots Showcase Undead Faction

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Announced last month, Agincourt Gaming’s Kingdoms Age has already provided an in-depth look at its massively multiplayer online real-time strategy (MMORTS) gameplay. The developer has already shown off the title’s virtual reality (VR) support with the Oculus Rift head-mounted display (HMD) as well as several of the factions that players can expect to control. Now the team has shared the first information and screenshots of a new faction type, the Undead. The screenshots can be seen below. READ MORE

Crystal Rift Gets Demo Gameplay

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This week sees the arrival of a new alpha demo video of the upcoming virtual reality (VR) compatible dungeon crawling videogame, Crystal Rift. The video, which can be seen below, offers just over five minutes off footage from the title, which is due to support the Oculus Rift VR head-mounted display (HMD) on PC, Mac and Unix. READ MORE

Red of Paw’s Entire Catalogue Now Available for Oculus Rift DK2

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Indie developer Nick Pittom has become well known within the virtual reality (VR) community throughout the course of 2014 thanks to the release of two memorable VR adaptions of scenes from celebrated anime company Studio Ghibli’s movies. This has led to Pittom creating a Kickstarter campaign for a new project based on his trip to the upcoming Oculus Connect event, of which he recently release a demo. Now all three of these projects can be played with the Oculus Rift VR head-mounted displays (HMD) second development kit (DK2). READ MORE

New Wander Screenshots Revealed

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Earlier this week upcoming virtual reality (VR) compatible massively multiplayer online (MMO) title Wander revealed a first look at a new creature that can be found in the videogame. That creature was a griffin, spreading its wings as it took flight in a wooded area. Now the title’s developer has released two more images from the title, giving us another look at the newly-revealed beast as well as more of the environment. Both shots can be seen below. READ MORE

Two New iOmoon Screenshots Released

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Indie developer Headtrip Games has provided a small update on its upcoming virtual reality (VR) compatible videogame, iOmoon, this week with the release of two new screenshots taken directly from gameplay. The shots, which can be seen below, as taken from the title running in VR as it does with the Oculus Rift VR head-mounted display (HMD). They serve as the first update the developer has issued in a month. READ MORE

Hover Developers Share New Character Model

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French developer Fusty Game is currently working hard on its upcoming virtual reality (VR) compatible free-running title, Hover: Revolt of Gamers. Earlier this year the team completed a hugely successful Kickstarter campaign for the Jet Set Radio-inspired experience and has since kept relatively quiet on the title’s development. The silence was broken last week with the release of a new Making Of video for the title, and has now been followed up with a look at an in-game character model. READ MORE