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Fans Still Work on Half-Life: Alyx Without VR; It's Almost Perfect Now

Agnes Adamus, 27 June 2022, 19:31

A group known as SoMNst presented the progress of the mod for Half-Life Alyx, which will enable us to play the title without VR goggles. At this stage, the whole thing is working very well.

Half-Life: Alyx - Levitation Mod in Extensive Gameplay

Hubert Sledziewski, 13 June 2022, 11:12

At the very end of PC Gaming Show 2022 a few minutes of gameplay was presented from the Levitation mod for Half-Life: Alyx. It confirms that VR fans have something to look forward to.

Horizon Forbidden West Gets Big Update; Call of the Mountain Gameplay

Michael Zegar, 03 June 2022, 09:35

Today's State of Play show featured a major update for Horizon Forbidden West and a gameplay from the spin-off called Horizon: Call of the Mountain.

Ubisoft Challenges Half-Life: Alyx? Assassin's Creed: Nexus Leaked [UPDATED]

Hubert Sledziewski, 25 April 2022, 16:13

Ubisoft does not slow down in developing the Assassin's Creed series. The next project set in the universe of hooded killers is to be codenamed Nexus and be a VR game. Is it possible that we are seeing a competitor to Half-Life: Alyx?

This Half-Life: Alyx Mod Looks so Good It Could be Official

Adrian Werner, 04 April 2022, 12:16

A stunning trailer for Half-Life: Alyx Levitation mod has appeared online. It will enrich the game with a new story campaign.

Legendary Founders of Sierra Return With New Adventure Game

Adrian Werner, 22 March 2022, 14:34

Roberta Williams and Ken Williams, the founders of studio Sierra, are back after twenty years out of the industry. The duo has announced a new 3D adventure game Collosal Cave.

PlayStation Creator Critical of VR and Metaverse

Miriam Moszczynska, 21 January 2022, 12:44

Ken Kutaragi, the father of the PlayStation, considers metaverse and VR and AR technologies to be pointless ideas.

Oculus Games Recorded Great Sales on Christmas 2021

Adrian Werner, 31 December 2021, 15:33

This year's Christmas was very successful for VR games. The growth in the category is mainly due to the Oculus platform.

Changes at Valve; VR Abandoned, Half-Life 3 Possible, Steam Deck First

Adrian Werner, 28 November 2021, 22:12

Well-informed youtuber Tyler McVicker has reported on what's happening at Valve. The company is said to be moving away from VR, a small group of developers are trying to start work on Half-Life 3, and Project Citadel has turned into a demonstration of Steam Deck's capabilities.

Traces of VR Mode Found in GTA Trilogy Definitive Edition

Milosz Szubert, 22 November 2021, 22:03

Bugs, technical problems, fan disappointment, and... an unfinished mode for virtual reality goggles. GTA Trilogy does not cease to surprise.

Brain-controlled Skyrim is Up and Running

Adrian Werner, 16 November 2021, 13:34

The Real Virtual Magic mod for Skyrim VR has been released. The project uses electroencephalographic (EEG) devices to measure the player's concentration strength, which affects the power of spells.

GTA: San Andreas VR is Being Developed by the Team Behind L.A. Noire VR

Paul Musiolik, 02 November 2021, 12:11

The team which brought L.A. Noire to virtual reality is responsible for GTA: San Andreas VR. This gives hope for a decent port.

'We Bet on Games and Software, and Leave VR to Competition,' Xbox Boss on Company's Plans

Hubert Sledziewski, 20 October 2021, 15:42

Xbox brand chief Phil Spencer has stated that he admires what Sony is doing in the field of VR technology, but he and his company will not be going in that direction for now. This is because their focus is on creating new software and games, as well as acquiring more studios.

SUPERHOT VR Review Bombed After Devs Removed Controversial Content

Przemyslaw Dygas, 24 July 2021, 18:28

SUPERHOT VR has fallen victim to review bombing. All because of an update that removed disturbing scenes of self-mutilation and suicide from the game.

Half-Life: Alyx No VR Mod Shapes Up Nicely

Hubert Sledziewski, 14 April 2021, 20:47

Playing Half-Life: Alyx without VR goggles around the launch was possible, but the experience left a lot to be desired. However, the modders did not stop working and now the option looks pretty good.

Rumor Suggests Two New Half-Life Games From Valve

Bart Swiatek, 30 March 2021, 14:53

Reports appeared on the web, suggesting Valve Software is working on not one, but as many as two follow-ups to the shooter series Half-Life. One of the games is to be created with VR goggles in mind, just like Half-Life: Alyx.

Half-Life: Alyx Ends the Franchise's 'Narrative Limbo'

Jacob Blazewicz, 25 March 2021, 12:31

Valve Software's Robert Walker spoken out on the ending of Half-Life: Alyx. The game's lead designer claims that the developers wanted to get fans of the series out of the „narrative limbo” they've been stuck in for the past several years.

DCS Shows New Dimension of Immersion in Video Games

Bart Swiatek, 10 March 2021, 15:57

Footage posted on Reddit shows just how amazing Digital Combat Simulator can be when combined with VR goggles and additional hardware. The video is also a great illustration of how far video games have come since the days of Pong and Pac-Man.

Doom 3 VR Edition Coming to PS4

Jacob Blazewicz, 03 March 2021, 20:51

Six more games are coming to PlayStation VR. One of them will be Doom 3: VR Edition, which will see us revisit the third installment of id Software's iconic FPS series in virtual reality.

id Software Works on VR Game; Doom Eternal VFR Possible?

Adrian Werner, 24 January 2021, 17:56

id Software is working on a new VR game. It's possible that it's about VR edition of Doom Eternal.

Shock 2 Enhanced Edition Will Support VR

Agnes Adamus, 11 January 2021, 23:44

Nightdive shared new information about System Shock 2 Enhanced Edition. Apparently the title will offer support for VR sets.

Hitman 3 in VR on Gameplay Trailer

Bart Woldanski, 07 January 2021, 19:27

IO Interactive presented new gameplay footage from Hitman 3 in VR version. This mode is intended for PlayStation VR users only.

Valve Looks For Psychologist to Help Make More Games Like Half-Life: Alyx

Karol Laska, 05 January 2021, 22:06

A qualified psychologist urgently wanted at Valve! Among other things, to lend his/her expertise in the creation of even deeper next-gen gaming experiences.

Microsoft Flight Simulator Gets VR Mode That Takes Down Most PCs

Bart Woldanski, 23 December 2020, 19:50

Microsoft Flight Simulator 2020 on PC finally got support for VR, which enables the players to feel like a pilot of a real plane. The update also brings a number of minor changes.

Medal of Honor: Above and Beyond Reviews on Steam Have no Chill

Jacob Blazewicz, 11 December 2020, 15:37

Medal of Honor: Above and Beyond is now available on Steam. Unfortunately, although the users of the platform noticed the game's potential, they consider the game to be very wanting.

Medal of Honor: Above and Beyond Install Needs Over 300 GB of Space

Jacob Blazewicz, 07 December 2020, 21:52

Medal of Honor: Above & Beyond has a good chance to earn the title of the biggest game of the year. Quite literally, because to install Respawn Entertainment's new work we will need over 300 GB of disk space.

Medal of Honor: Above and Beyond Multiplayer on New Trailer

Jacob Blazewicz, 02 December 2020, 20:42

Medal of Honor: Above and Beyond received a new trailer. This time, Electronic Arts showed how the multiplayer mode will look like in its upcoming shooter.

Sony Abandons PSVR? No Support on PS5

Jacob Blazewicz, 02 November 2020, 21:29

PlayStation 5 games will not support PSVR. UploadVR has received confirmation that purchasers of Hitman 3 and No Man's Sky will need to purchase their versions on PS4 if they want to use VR features on PlayStation 5.

Cancel Your Facebook Account, Lose Your Oculus Games

Bart Swiatek, 26 October 2020, 20:02

After the integration of Facebook and Oculus accounts, if we decide to temporarily shut down or delete the former, we will also lose access to games bought for the latter.

Take-Two's CEO: „We Didn't Waste Money on VR.”

Milosz Szubert, 17 September 2020, 17:41

During an interview for Protocol, Strauss Zelnick, CEO of Take-Two, spoke quite skeptically about VR. He said he was happy that he hadn't shared the huge enthusiasm for the platform for years and „didn't waste any money on it”. He is also not convinced about gaming in the cloud.

Oculus Quest Gameplays and Announcements From Facebook Connect

Bart Swiatek, 17 September 2020, 14:58

Yesterday's Facebook Connect event announced a large number of games developed for VR goggles. Some developers also presented new gameplays and trailers for upcoming productions.

New Assassin's Creed and Splinter Cell Will be Available Only to Few

Dameredet, 16 September 2020, 22:07

Ubisoft has announced work on new games from Assassin's Creed and Splinter Cell series. The choice of target platform for the titles is quite surprising. At the same time a new model of Oculus Quest was announced.

Far Cry: Dive Into Insanity Announced; Vaas Returns in VR

Adrian Werner, 10 September 2020, 21:08

Far Cry VR: Dive Into Insanity, a game designed for VR centers, in which we will return to the setting of Far Cry 3, was just announced.

Minecraft on PS4 With PS VR Support

Paul Musiolik, 08 September 2020, 15:11

Minecraft on PlayStation 4 will receive official support for PlayStation VR later this month. The update will be free and available to everyone.

Spectacular Trailer of Medal of Honor: Above and Beyond

Christian Pieniazek, 27 August 2020, 21:41

EA and Respawn Entertainment presented an impressive trailer of Medal of Honor: Above and Beyond. It looks like this VR installment will have everything a WWII shooter needs... although its graphics may raise some objections.

First Trailer of Prince of Persia: The Dagger of Time

Jacob Blazewicz, 10 August 2020, 20:33

Ubisoft presented the trailer of VR Prince of Persia: The Dagger of Time. The material gives us an idea of how the game will look like in the new version of the famous series.

Hitman 3 Will Support VR

Karol Laska, 06 August 2020, 22:30

During the on-going State of Play presentation there was another trailer of the third installment of Hitman. We will also be able to play the game in VR mode.

Microsoft Flight Simulator 2020 Gets Release Date on Steam

Adrian Werner, 30 July 2020, 14:08

The developers of Microsoft Flight Simulator informed that the game will be released on Steam on the same day as in Microsoft Store. A lot of information about support for VR and modding tools was also revealed.

First Screenshots From Prince of Persia: The Dagger of Time

Karol Laska, 18 July 2020, 17:43

The first screenshots from Ubisoft's VR game Prince of Persia: The Dagger of Time have appeared on the web.

Valve Worked on Half-Life 3, Left 4 Dead 3 and an RPG

Bart Swiatek, 10 July 2020, 12:47

Valve Software has worked on several games that have never been completed. These include Half-Life 3, Left 4 Dead 3, and an RPG that hasn't even got a title.

Rockstar Games is Preparing an Open-world VR Game

Bart Swiatek, 06 July 2020, 13:28

Video Games Deluxe, a gamedevs studio associated with Rockstar Games and founded by co-creators of L.A. Noire and L.A. Noire: The VR Case Files, is working on an open-world AAA title developed with VR sets in mind.

Facebook Acquires Creators of The Order: 1886

Bart Swiatek, 23 June 2020, 10:54

Facebook bought the development studio Ready At Dawn, known for its action adventure game The Order: 1886 and the VR successful title Lone Echo.

P.T. - Silent Hills Demo Comes to PC as Half-Life Alyx Mod

Paul Wozniak, 05 June 2020, 18:13

Fan moved the demo of the canceled installment of the Silent Hill horror series (known as P.T.) to Half-Life: Alyx. He did it with his own modification, which he plans to expand in the near future.

Half-Life Alyx Boosted Popularity of VR on Steam for Good

Adrian Werner, 03 June 2020, 14:45

Turns out the rise in popularity of VR caused by Half-Life: Alyx wasn't short-lived. May was a record month in terms of the share of VR owners among Steam users.

New Mod Improves Half-Life: Alyx Gameplay Without VR Goggles

Darius Matusiak, 31 May 2020, 19:56

Half-Life: Alyx is becoming more playable without VR goggles. All thanks to the latest mod, called Pancake FPS Starter Kit.

Tales From The Galaxy's Edge - New Star Wars Game Will Hit VR

Paul Wozniak, 28 May 2020, 21:05

ILMxLAB (owned by Lucasfilm) in cooperation with Oculus Studios will create a game set in the Star Wars universe, which will be dedicated to VR sets.

MicroProse Announces World War II Bomber Simulator in VR

Milosz Szubert, 26 May 2020, 16:00

MicroProse has announced The Mighty Eighth, a game where we and our friends will be able to fly powerful World War II bombers, namely B-17 and B-24, solo or with friends.

Half-Life: Alyx Responsible for Record Increase of VR Users

Bart Swiatek, 04 May 2020, 16:46

In April, 950,000 more Steam users used VR goggles than a month before. VR is breaking popularity records on Valve's platform, which is probably related to the recent release of Half-Life: Alyx.

Half-Life: Alyx Conquers Metacritic

Conrad Hazi, 29 March 2020, 21:59

Half-Life: Alyx is the best-rated PC game released this year according to Metacritic. Valve's new title has an average rating of 93 points based on 42 professional reviews.

Half-Life: Alyx Without VR - First Unofficial Mod Has Appeared

Conrad Hazi, 29 March 2020, 14:44

The first unofficial mod to Half-Life: Alyx enabling you to disable VR mode and play with your mouse and keyboard has appeared on the web. The mod works well but is still far from perfect.