Whether you are “okay” with Facebook or loathe them with every fiber of your being, Facebook made a radical takeover of the Oculus VR platform. …


Now that I’ve had ample time to put the two Oculus VR products to a fact-based head to head comparison — it is time for me to disclose the pros and cons of each. Note: I’m leaving the Facebook issues out of this discussion because this is a pure discussion…


Whether you are brand new to VR with the Quest 2 or managed to grab a dirt cheap Quest OG on eBay for $100 — I’m going to give you over FORTY great experiences to kick start your virtual reality collection. These are all native Quest games — no PC…


Things are about to change regarding Oculus, Facebook and potentially Beat Saber. Let’s talk about what we know — and what we don’t know — about what’s coming down the pike in less than a week. Updated: 2020–10–18 with some new information.

We are just a few days away from…


Just over a year old, the consumer-friendly and totally wireless Oculus Quest stand-alone virtual reality headset is proving a smash hit both newcomers to VR and to those whom have been tethered to the PC for far too long. …


There is no question that virtual reality gaming is simply amazing; it is immersive, emotion-eliciting and a fresh experience where the entertainment medium has faltered in recent times. Unfortunately, even for the well-initiated, it can elicit another response; mild to severe motion sickness. Here are five ways you can enjoy…


In Death’s dream kingdom, Heaven is abandoned. Among its crumbling ruins, forsaken souls, angelic creatures and demons alike have run amok. Only a courageous hero that dares to venture deep into the Afterlife will be able to restore Harmony. Updated 2020–07–23.

Welcome back to Sanctuary-

In 2018, indie studio Sólfar Studios released a virtual…


While most people purchase the Oculus Quest because they do not have a “VR Ready” PC to begin with, there are many Quest owners that actually have a computer powerful enough to run AAA titles like Half-Life: Alyx or The Walking Dead: Saints and Sinners. Oculus has offered a wired…


Whether you’re a supporter or opponent of “cancel culture” or you agree or disagree with the social and political climate in the year 2020 — things are changing quickly with regards to the availability and integrity of film and television. …


Beat Saber is a virtual reality phenomenon. Using two lightsaber-like swords, you chop colored blocks flying at you; set to blasting music and a spectacular light show all in perfect synchronization to the beat. These play levels are known as charts, beatmaps or just “maps”; authored by unsung rhythmic heroes…

Shane R. Monroe

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