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Valve’s SteamVR Input enables alternate control schemes in VR

Valve’s SteamVR Input enables alternate control schemes in VR

Valve is putting accessibility right at the heart of controlling VR with the launch of a new feature today named SteamVR Input. In supporting a wide range of headsets from its own SteamVR devices like
VR developers: Stop shipping glitchy, half-baked games

VR developers: Stop shipping glitchy, half-baked games

OPINION: On the 1-10 spectrum of “game developers should be able to sell completely broken demos” to “every game should be thoroughly vetted before release to earn the Nintendo seal of quality,” I’m
Beat Saber is the new hype VR game

Beat Saber is the new hype VR game

This week the folks at Hyperbolic Magnetism are probably pretty pumped up about all the press they’re getting for Beat Saber. They first started development for this game back in 2016, and between
Beat Saber is the new hype VR game

Beat Saber is the new hype VR game

This week the folks at Hyperbolic Magnetism are probably pretty pumped up about all the press they’re getting for Beat Saber. They first started development for this game back in 2016, and between
SteamVR Input beta test helps controllers adapt to any VR game

SteamVR Input beta test helps controllers adapt to any VR game

With the latest beta version of SteamVR Valve is now testing a new setup for controllers that makes things more customizable no matter what controllers you're using, what the game was designed for, or
SteamVR Input beta test helps controllers adapt to any VR game

SteamVR Input beta test helps controllers adapt to any VR game

With the latest beta version of SteamVR Valve is now testing a new setup for controllers that makes things more customizable no matter what controllers you're using, what the game was designed for, or
Windows Mixed Reality for SteamVR Out of Beta

Windows Mixed Reality for SteamVR Out of Beta

Microsoft’s Windows Mixed Reality for SteamVR is improved, out of beta, and available to the public, allowing anyone who installs the Windows 10 April 2018 update access to the program, Valve
Pimax takes notes from Valve for its prototype ‘knuckles’ VR controller

Pimax takes notes from Valve for its prototype ‘knuckles’ VR controller

Borrowing from Valve Software's unreleased knuckles controller, Pimax revealed a similar peripheral for its upcoming 8K VR headset. It will support all five fingers using thumb, trigger, and grip
HTC VIVE Pro Review round-up: Beyond the obvious

HTC VIVE Pro Review round-up: Beyond the obvious

Today we’re taking a look at the first round of HTC VIVE Pro reviews from a variety of publications. What we’ve found is a whole lot of “this is very expensive” and “not for the average user” – which
HTC VIVE Pro Review round-up: Beyond the obvious

HTC VIVE Pro Review round-up: Beyond the obvious

Today we’re taking a look at the first round of HTC VIVE Pro reviews from a variety of publications. What we’ve found is a whole lot of “this is very expensive” and “not for the average user” – which
HTC Vive Pro review: Eye-popping VR, with a price that’s a little too real

HTC Vive Pro review: Eye-popping VR, with a price that’s a little too real

Is a $799 upgrade price (or $1,099 brand-new) justified for this jump in quality?
New Vive Pro owners will pay $1,250, including needed accessories

New Vive Pro owners will pay $1,250, including needed accessories

Online "Starter Kit" bundle saves just $80 over a la carte pricing.
HTC slips out an upgraded VR object tracker

HTC slips out an upgraded VR object tracker

HTC's Vive Tracker is barely half a year old for everyday users, but it's already being replaced with a new model. The VR hardware maker has confirmed to Tom's Hardware that it's now selling an
Skyrim VR is coming to Steam next month

Skyrim VR is coming to Steam next month

While most Elder Scrolls fans are probably wondering when Bethesda will finally reveal The Elder Scrolls VI, it turns out the company isn’t quite finished with its long line of Skyrim ports. This new
Skyrim VR is coming to Steam next month

Skyrim VR is coming to Steam next month

While most Elder Scrolls fans are probably wondering when Bethesda will finally reveal The Elder Scrolls VI, it turns out the company isn’t quite finished with its long line of Skyrim ports. This new
Skyrim VR is coming to PC, and it marks a Bethesda first: Oculus approval [Updated]

Skyrim VR is coming to PC, and it marks a Bethesda first: Oculus approval [Updated]

Follows Skyrim VR's launch on PlayStation VR last holiday season.
Start your 57th character when ‘Skyrim VR’ hits Rift and Vive this April

Start your 57th character when ‘Skyrim VR’ hits Rift and Vive this April

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim VR will be making its way to the Oculus Rift and HTC Vive this April through SteamVR. The virtual reality version of the game was previously only available on PlayStation
Steam will now auto-scale VR resolution to max out your GPU

Steam will now auto-scale VR resolution to max out your GPU

New feature aims to "take the headset out of the equation for [VR] developers."
SteamVR will fine-tune VR to match the graphics chip, not the headset

SteamVR will fine-tune VR to match the graphics chip, not the headset

The latest beta of SteamVR now includes a component that will fine-tune virtual reality experiences to match the performance of your PC's graphics chip. It will lower or raise the resolution beyond
SteamVR’s automatic GPU and headset resolution optimizer makes VR smoother

SteamVR’s automatic GPU and headset resolution optimizer makes VR smoother

Valve today announced the beta release of a major new feature for SteamVR users: automatic resolution optimization tailored to both the current GPU and VR headset. Without user involvement, the