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Shuhei Yoshida - Sony is 'Friendly' With Oculus, Sample Each Other's Work

VRFocus - Last week Oculus VR CEO Brendan Iribe made it clear that his company and its Oculus Rift virtual reality (VR) headset didn't see itself as a competitor to Sony Computer Entertainment (SCE) and its Project Morpheus VR headset on PlayStation 4. In fact Iribe went as far as to state that the two companies were closer than most others. Now SCE worldwide studios president Shuhei Yoshida has backed up those remarks, stating that his company is 'friendly' with Oculus VR and even revealing that the two sample each other's work.

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XiSasukeUchiha1646d ago

Super Friendly Sony Force confirmed!

choujij1646d ago

Better progress is made when cooperation is involved.

Snookies121646d ago

Project Morphulus confirmed. Lol, in all seriousness it's good to hear they're working together.

Bennibop1646d ago

If VR is going to be viable they need be working together and setting VR industry standards otherwise we will end up format war issues.

Omnisonne1646d ago

Exactly, both seem motivated to bring the best tech possible for the gaming/entertainment industry, and work together developing it.
Instead of going head-to-head for the sake of winning over the most supporters

3-4-51646d ago

I agree Bennibop- It's in both their interests to make sure VR is successful and that consumers know that BOTH products are of quality.

It does VR no good, to see either one fail.

I'm not huge into VR though, but I still don't want to see it fail. I think it has tons of potential, even outside of gaming.

filchron1646d ago

true. it'll be the whole stereoscopic 3DTV thing all over again with the incompatible glasses and content. hope they make standards ASAP

Jughead34161646d ago

Pretty sure they learn a lot from each other.

breakpad1646d ago

no Sony you shouldnt!!... Occulus is Facebook and facebook owners are known thieves of technology

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