70°
Submitted by SactoGamer 555d ago | preview

E3 Impressions - Oculus Rift and EVR | Game Guys

The Oculus Rift headset has been making quite the impact in gaming as of late. Its ability to display a clear 3D image that wraps around the user's vision and submerge them into the experience has delighted many players. So far the support for the device seems to be tacked onto existing games. While the effect is good in those titles, it pales in comparison to EVR, a new title from CCP, the creators of EVE Online. (E3, EVE-VR, Oculus Rift, Tech)

TheSoundDefense  +   555d ago
I get the sense that the Oculus Rift is going to be highly dependent on how many games are made that really make good use of it. It's almost like a console in that sense.
caseh  +   555d ago
I could see this being fan-fuc*king-tastic for in-car view on Forza or GT. :D
sprinterboy  +   555d ago
Totally agree, if it sells a million then developers will not support it in there games unless it only takes a week to code into the game, just look at Sony MOVE, over 10 Million sold and you only get a handfull of developers supporting it, like KZ,Resistance etc. The tech is awesome but unfortunaly it wont see much use from developers imo, maybe 10 years from now it will be standard and included with your console, maybe PS5, Xbox one 2.
#1.2 (Edited 555d ago ) | Agree(0) | Disagree(0) | Report | Reply
Polysix  +   555d ago
You really can't just 'code it into your game' - some games have done that (HL2) already and it's ok but hardly what VR/Rift was made for.

The best stuff for rift will be rift exclusive (or maybe have a special rift mode at least) because everything changes in there vs on a 2D screen, scale, speed, control choices etc. All of it has to be thought out properly and that's something I've wanted to happen for years. It would make even the simplest of levels in a game seem like a dream, just walking around, layer gameplay on top of that and we have the new crack.
Doctor_Freeman  +   555d ago
The Rift is my true next gen device,

Hopefully it turns out well they certainly have got enough support.
Polysix  +   555d ago
The rift is THE future. Everyone should get one! :)
mark134uk  +   555d ago
i love this device i cant wait to get 1 and i hope ps4 support it

we should launch a #drm type op on twitter to get sony to add support

#SonyOculusRift
s45gr32  +   555d ago
I can't wait for this it reminds me of sword art online anime.

Add comment

You need to be registered to add comments. Register here or login
Remember
New stories
30°

The new Kadenz fermata//Akkord:fortissimo patch supports the PS Vita TV

1h ago - MAGES & 5pb released a new patch for the new Kadenz fermata//Akkord:fortissimo ADV PS Vita game.... | PS Vita
30°

Escape Dead Island Review I GoodGameHR

2h ago - Some spin-offs should never be published and Escape Dead Island is the right example of such one. | PC
30°

Assassin’s Creed: Rogue Review I GoodGameHR

2h ago - This year we've had an opportunity to play to big AC games - due to its technical issues AC Unity... | Xbox 360
40°

Sonic Runners Confirmed For Mobile Release

2h ago - After rumours last month of a new Sonic Team-developed game by the name of Sonic Runners being re... | iPhone
Ad

Looking for a Loan with Low Interest?

Now - Prosper cuts out the middleman to connect people who need money with those who have money to invest...so everyone prospers! | Promoted post
30°

Review: Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes (DarkZero)

2h ago - Dominic Sheard: "It might have been close to a 10 month wait, but thankfully Konami Productions s... | PC