No Man’s Sky VR: Hope or Hype

No Man's Sky VR - Hope or Hype?

Interest in virtual reality has been on a steady decline for some time. There’s no question that a lack of that “must have” VR app or a virtual experience with genuine replayability has been at the heart of this slump. We’ve been dazzled by new and very promising looking Standalone headsets and other hardware set for release in 2019 but until recently, the content consumers can readily enjoy in VR has turned out to be lackluster at best. Will a recent surge of promising PS VR titles turn the tide?…

VR Gaming’s Greatest Foe, The Gaming Industry

VR Gaming's Greatest Foe - The Gaming Industry

Your best friend can be your worst enemy. Video games have helped shape an entire generation of consumers, designers, engineers, and even firefighters. Most people probably couldn’t even imagine a time when games didn’t have a solid foothold on our culture or influenced how we spent our free time. Video games have moved into the mainstream and massively popular titles have turned meager development studios multi-billion dollar code factories that employ hundreds or even thousands. Will all the infrastructure, competition and brainpower powering the biggest video games of today be…

VR Porn, An Industry’s Dirty Little Secret

Did you know that sex sells? And birds go tweet, and the sky is blue. One thing VR headset makers and industry leaders don’t want to tell you is that VR porn has been a huge driving force for virtual reality. This may come as a shocker, but naked ladies in virtual reality can do wonders for headset sales and keep eager Ensigns lined up for the Holodeck all day long. There are more options for virtual smut than ever before and now you can’t drop a hat without hitting…

What is Virtual Reality?

What is Virtual Reality?

Red pill or blue pill? Before we welcome you to the real world, what is virtual reality?  In the short time since VR has become accessible, we’ve already witnessed the impact of this new medium.  Many of us have been dreaming about virtual reality for a long time. Popular TV shows, movies, and books have teased us with a futuristic glimpse of the virtual worlds. VR of today works to live up to user expectations and truthfully, we’re getting closer to that vision every day. The definition of VR can…