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Half-Life: Alyx is one step closer to existing with firm release date

Half-Life: Alyx is one step closer to existing with firm release...

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That date for Half-Life: Alyx seems official. Valve One of three brand-new screenshots offered on February 13 as part of the release date announcement. Valve One of three brand-new screenshots offered on February 13 as part of the release date announcement. Valve One of three brand-new screenshots offered on February 13 as part of the…
Steam: Virtual reality’s biggest-ever jump in users happened last month

Steam: Virtual reality’s biggest-ever jump in users happened last month

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Enlarge / If Steam's latest VR hardware stats are any indication, parties like this may very well be happening in your neighborhood. (Yes, we know, most of these models are sporting headsets outside of the SteamVR ecosystem. If you'd like to model for our next VR article's imagery, send your snaps to Aurich Lawson, stat.)…
Valve opens up about Half-Life: Alyx, Source 2 engine on Reddit

Valve opens up about Half-Life: Alyx, Source 2 engine on Reddit

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Enlarge / Valve released this promotional illustration for Half-Life: Alyx on Tuesday, thus revealing a bit more about the game's "Multi-tool" system we've mentioned in previous reports on the VR-exclusive game.Valve With approximately two months left to go until their next game's launch, the developers at Valve opened up to the throngs at Reddit for…
Half-Life: Alyx: What we understand about Valve’s upcoming full-length VR video game

Half-Life: Alyx: What we understand about Valve’s upcoming full-length VR video...

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Enlarge / Yep, it's real—and here's what we know so far. For a certain class of video game fan, no news could be bigger than today's: Half-Life is back. In VR. As an entirely new game from the series' creators at Valve. We're here to connect the dots between what's been announced, what's been rumored,…
2 years later on, Apple’s AR/VR headset prepares supposedly pressed back 2 years

2 years later on, Apple’s AR/VR headset prepares supposedly pressed back...

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Enlarge / An image from a patent Apple filed back in 2008 shows exactly what Apple's VR/AR headset will look like, 100%, with no changes if/when it launches over 15 years later. Right around this date in 2017, Bloomberg reported that Apple was working on a pair of augmented reality glasses for a planned 2020…
Microsoft’s DreamWalker VR turns your everyday commute into a completely various one

Microsoft’s DreamWalker VR turns your everyday commute into a completely various...

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Enlarge / A user traverses a park while wearing a DreamWalker kit. Researchers at Microsoft have developed new VR technologies that they claim allow users to remain fully immersed in a virtual world even while traversing public places in the real world on foot. Microsoft describes the project, titled DreamWalker, as "a method for allowing…
Björk made music’s very first “VR pop album”– she opens about its heartbreak

Björk made music’s very first “VR pop album”– she opens about...

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Enlarge / Björk's metamorphosis within VR already looks trippy enough as a sample image. It'll blow your mind in VR. Björk "I often feel like some sort of [technology] bridge," singer, songwriter, artist, and producer Björk tells me over the telephone from her home in Iceland. "I'm there in the middle, to translate nerddom to…
Here’s what video games I ‘d be playing if National Computer game Day was a genuine vacation

Here’s what video games I ‘d be playing if National Computer...

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Oh wow it’s National Video Game Day again already? I couldn’t care less, and neither could you unless you’re selling something. It’s a stupid, nonsense holiday. But what if it wasn’t? What if we lived in a parallel universe where NVG Day was a universally revered high holy day? I might finally have a chance to…
HTC Vive Universe VR: We have the cost, release date, and very first hands-on

HTC Vive Universe VR: We have the cost, release date, and...

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Say hello to the Vive Cosmos, HTC's first PC-VR headset with inside-out tracking. Sam Machkovech Dummy head not included with the $699 retail price. Also not included: any extra lighthouse tracking boxes. It's all inside-out tracking! Sam Machkovech That inside-out tracking is fueled by an array of six built-in lenses. You can see four of…
Current Valve VR upgrade consists of covert Half-Life demonstration code

Current Valve VR upgrade consists of covert Half-Life demonstration code

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Enlarge / Decompiled code does not make for very exciting visual imagery, so this picture from a fan-made Half-Life-style VR demo will have to suffice for now. Remember when Valve didn't just perpetually rake in Dota 2 money and instead made games for a little franchise called Half-Life? It has been well over a decade…

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