Previews

  • RadialG_Header2 Preview: Radial-G Multiplayer Thursday, December 11, 2014 - Tammeka Games’ futuristic racing title is set to launch via Steam Early Access later today and while VRFocus has already brought you a look at the single-player aspect of the videogame, the multiplayer is a whole different ball game. Radial-G is fun and frantic in single-player but…

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  • gunner_header Preview: Gunner for Gear VR Tuesday, December 2, 2014 - The first wave of virtual reality (VR) products are likely to be a muddled bunch. The industry has spent so long aiming for high-end PCs and the eventual consumer version of the Oculus Rift that the untimely pre-emptive arrival of a mobile head-mounted display (HMD) has taken…

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  • radialg_header Preview: Radial-G Monday, December 1, 2014 - Progress, when it comes to developing a videogame in the public eye, can be a doubled-edged sword. Revealing your on-going project at an early stage can set expectations, but with every subsequent update that bar is raised. Tammeka Games, now rushing towards Steam Early Access with their…

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  • TurnOn_Header Preview: Turn On Thursday, November 20, 2014 - Despite the relative youth of the modern era of virtual reality (VR) things have come a long way in a very short space of time. This is obviously evident in the continual technological advancement of the hardware, but even more so in the software titles currently in…

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  • EscapeVelocity_Header Preview: Anshar Wars Sunday, November 16, 2014 - There’s been a lot of talk about how virtual reality (VR) can reach beyond videogames. It’s not just about entertainment; it’s about health care, education, training, military applications. All of this is true, but sometimes you just want to blast the heck out of alien fighter ships…

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  • TitansofSpace_Header Preview: Titans of Space on Gear VR Saturday, November 15, 2014 - Drash VR’s Titans of Space earned the team a great deal of respect when it made it’s debut on the original Oculus Rift development kit (aka DK1), cited as one of the most impressive uses of the hardware that avoided any sense of acceleration or interactivity in…

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  • Blu_Header Preview: The Blu VR Friday, November 14, 2014 - Virtual reality (VR) will in time play host to many different experiences. Videogames are of course at the forefront and there has been much talk of use in industry and military applications. But there are other forms of entertainment that stand to benefit from VR also, including…

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  • ToyboxTurbos_Header Preview: Toybox Turbos on Oculus Rift Thursday, November 13, 2014 - The Oculus Rift head-mounted display (HMD) is not a toy. The device’s second development kit (DK2) is laden with expensive technology, seemingly endless wires and enough health and safety warnings to make you think twice before using it. But that doesn’t mean the device can’t be used…

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  • showdown_header Preview: Epic Games’ Showdown Tuesday, November 4, 2014 - It’s not even a videogame. Nowhere near, in fact. There’s no interaction, no direct action and no risk/reward of any kind. It’s a movie – a short-movie with no dialogue or context – and you just happen to be in the middle of it. Epic Games’ Showdown…

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  • pixelrift_header Preview: Pixel Rift Halloween Special Friday, October 31, 2014 - National Film & Television School (NFTS) student Ana Ribeiro has earned herself quite a lot of media coverage of late thanks to her inspired take on life as a young female videogame fan in the latter decades of the last century. Pulling from her own experiences of…

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