Saturday, 2 Mar 2024

Games

Road to VR’s 2023 Game of the Year Awards – Quest, PSVR 2, & PC

“Virtual reality is dead.” That’s what we’ve been told about every six months for the better part of a decade now. Anyone who’s been following the space though knows that more people than ever are playing VR games and opening portals to other dimensions right where their living rooms, home offices, or dorm rooms used to […]

Hasbro's Micro Machines VR Releases on Quest 3 & PC VR in January

Stunt track racer Micro Machines: Mini Challenge Mayhem is about to race onto Quest and SteamVR headsets next month, bringing along with it a heavy dose of nostalgia for playing with pint-sized cars and connecting up track pieces. Developed by Wimo Games, Micro Machines: Mini Challenge Mayhem is slated to come with a number of game modes which hope […]

Taskmaster is Getting a VR Game, Coming to Quest & PC VR in 2024

Beloved UK comedy show Taskmaster is getting its own VR game soon featuring the Taskmaster tyrant himself, Greg Davies (and of course Little Alex Horne). Targeting a 2024 launch on Quest 2/3/Pro and SteamVR headsets, the single-player game puts you in the hotseat of your very own series of Taskmaster. And as you’d expect, Taskmaster VR […]

The Best VR Games to Share with Your Family This Thanksgiving

The food coma is fast approaching, but you probably still have some fellow Americans to entertain on this holiest of holy feasts. What better way to liven up the post Turkey Day frivolities than popping your brand-new VR headset on a noggin or three? Keep in mind: some of the best results we’ve had over […]

Varjo Event Teases XR-4 Headset Reveal | Road to VR

High-end enterprise headset maker Varjo is teasing an online “special event” where it says viewers will “discover the future of VR/XR.” The tease heavily points in the direction of the company’s next headset, likely the XR-4. Varjo has been steadily making its high-end enterprise focused XR headsets better and cheaper over the course of years. […]

'Vertigo 2' Final Content Update Coming This Week with Level Editor, New Playable Characters & More | Road to VR

Vertigo 2 (2023), the Half-Life-inspired sci-fi adventure, is getting what the developer describes as the game’s “only content update” in the soon-to-launch ‘Bottomless Update’, which ought to keep you busy well after the credit roll. Slated to release on November 10th, the Bottomless Update is set to include three new features which developer Zach Tsiakalis-Brown […]

Magic Leaps Shakes up Leadership with Ross Rosenberg at New CEO

  Thank you for Signing Up Magic Leap, maker of one of the best AR headsets on the market, is making a major change to its leadership with a new CEO that will face the challenge of carving out territory for its transparent AR technology against a growing wave of passthrough AR headsets. After a meteoric […]

How Elden Ring uses architecture to freak you out

The map in Elden Ring is stupid huge. I’ve gotten this feeling a lot in recent open-world games. The first time I zoomed all the way out on the map in Assassin’s Creed Odyssey, I sort of cackled and wept. It’s so big. And then when Assassin’s Creed Valhalla came out, the developers were like, […]