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VR Tech For Stroke Victims Makes World Debut in Camden CAMDEN, NJ - Patients recovering from a stroke will now be able to take advantage of a new Virtual Reality system at Camden's Cooper Health Care, the hospital announced Thursday. It marks a world debut for the technology.

Virtual reality arcade and gaming arena coming to Goshen ABC57 News in South Bend, Ind. covers all of Michiana including St. Joseph, Elkhart, Kosciusko, LaPorte and Marshall counties in Indiana and Berrien, Cass, Van Buren and St. Joseph counties in Mich.

More VR Savings are Here With the Steam Lunar New Year Sale The Winter Sale only ended on 2nd January and now it's time for the annual Steam Lunar New Year sale. Once again it's time to delve into the platform's vast library and hopefully grab yourself a bargain, saving some cash on that one videogame you've been keeping an eye on.

The Walking Dead: Saints & Sinners explores undead New Orleans in VR The art style will be familiar to fans of Telltale's Walking Dead adventure games, also published by Skybound, and this game features a similar "moral choice" element. You scavenge supplies, and you battle both walkers and humans as you explore the flooded city.

This Social AR App Turns You Into A Walking Social Media Profile Create an AR belt of your favorite music and videos in this "people-powered" social platform. Whether it be Facebook, Twitter, or one of the many other popular social networks currently demanding the attention of billions of users, our online identities are becoming an increasingly influential part of our everyday lives.

Join Us LIVE On YouTube To Discuss The Week's VR News & Oculus Quest Curation! Unlike regular video podcasts, The VR Download is broadcast from virtual reality! Our team are together in a virtual space, giving us many of the benefits of a studio even though we live on different continents. This week's Hot Topic: is Facebook's Oculus Quest store curation policy working as intended?

The Walking Dead: Saints & Sinners Review - Born On The Bloody Bayou Arizona Sunshine has been the benchmark we've used, collectively, to judge zombie shooters ever since late 2016 and now, with the weight of The Walking Dead IP and some truly excellent, immersive gameplay, The Walking Dead: Saints and Sinners is the new standard.

The Walking Dead: Saints & Sinners to Get PlayStation VR and Oculus Quest Versions Later in 2020 Supporting a range of PC-based headsets the studio has confirmed a PlayStation VR and native Oculus Quest versions are on the way for later in the year. When it comes to Oculus Quest support you can play The Walking Dead: Saints and Sinners today via Oculus Link.

Here's Everything We Learned About Half-Life: Alyx From The AMA The developers of Half-Life: Alyx answered questions about the game on Reddit. To save you rummaging through the Reddit thread, we've summed up all of the responses in one place.

From cloud gaming to virtual reality, trends gamers should watch out for Cloud gaming is potentially one of the next big things. With the launch of Google's cloud gaming service, Stadia, and the scheduled launch of Microsoft's xCloud in 2020, the era of cloud gaming revolution is expected to be one of the biggest trends of 2020.

Virtual Reality Game 'Werewolves Within' Being Turned into a Horror-Comedy Film Released in 2016, Red Storm Entertainment's VR game Werewolves Within is headed to the big screen, with Josh Ruben set to direct a horror-comedy adaptation. Deadline reports that Sam Richardson will star in the film. Mishna Wolff is adapting the game, which was released by Ubisoft.

Disney Sells VR Game Developer FoxNext, Alien Game's Fate Uncertain The Walt Disney Company will sell FoxNext Games and Cold Iron Studios to Scopely, a games studio that produces mobile games for Android and iOS. FoxNext is a developer and publisher of VR content that Disney acquired as part of its purchase of 21st Century Fox in 2019.

Joy Way Launches Free Demos For Change Ranger And Brain vs Zombies Two new VR demos just launched through Steam from developer Joy Way, including the time-bending Change Ranger and Brain vs Zombies.

CES 2020 Interview: Covering all Angles With the new Insta360 ONE R VRFocus spoke with Insta360's Eli Mackinnon about the latest device.

Docomo's 5G-based 8K VR event streaming service will launch in March The 8KVR Live service will offer pay-per-view access to live venues, enabling users of 5G smartphones and VR headsets to witness concerts and other events from their viewing angle of choice in real time.

Brains and Buildings There is a fascinating explosion of potential questions to ask when two previously thought-to-be-unrelated fields converge. One night, as I was having a beer in a Chula Vista brewery with my best friend Alma and her husband Ross, I was invited to be conscious about our surroundings.

Oculus introduces Rebuilding Notre Dame VR - before and after fire But Rebuilding Notre Dame will take you back inside one of the world's great monuments, both before and after the flames. Targo has created a new documentary in VR, capturing the cultural landmark in 360-degree video as it looked before April 15, 2019, and where the reconstruction stands now.

Scene and Heard: Scene's News Blog 3, Cleveland-based indie game developers Dr. Bloc will release their new virtual reality game, Straylight, on Steam as early access. Straylight is a…

Exploring America's National Parks in VR As beautiful as America's National Parks are, it's easy to get caught up in the idea of visiting every single one of them. Indeed, it's a bucket list that many people share, and for good reason - many of the parks are truly spectacular, and every person alive, should, in my opinion, see them all.

VR Headset Deals To Get Before Half-Life: Alyx Is Out In the meantime, however, if you're curious about playing Alyx or just want to dive into the world of VR, there are a few deals on Alyx-compatible headsets going right now, as well as for other headsets like the PlayStation VR.

LBE Specialist PlatformaVR Rebrands to Joy Way, Moves Into Home Content Development When it comes to virtual reality developers the general trend usually starts with making one or two titles for home headsets like Oculus Rift or HTC Vive, hopefully making some money in the process.

Bay Area virtual reality amusement boldly goes to the next level Sandbox, which also has a space in San Mateo, is one of several companies attempting to take cutting-edge virtual-reality technology and boldly go in a more ambitious, visually stunning, full-body direction while developing a new genre of entertainment.

Godzilla VR A huge fire-breathing, nuclear-powered, immensely destructive mutant dinosaur is perfect for VR. Enter Godzilla VR, a Bandai Namco developed arcade-only experience that tasks you with bringing down the rampaging titan and gives you a front-row seat for the destruction of Tokyo.

Sundance 2020: Taylor Swift, underwater VR and other oddities in Park City Chat with a Noam Chomsky AI? See Stranger Things' Joe Keery as a deranged ride-hail driver? Tech imbues 2020's Sundance Film Festival, on screen and off.

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