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Sandbox VR secures $11m investment from Justin Timberlake, Katy Perry, Will Smith and others The new investment brings the company's reported total to $83m in 2019, including the Series A round earlier this year. Sandbox VR uses full body motion capture and VR technologies to allow players to 'become anyone and go anywhere together with their friends'.

HP and Virtuix Team for $100K Omni Arena VR Tournament Virtuix's Omni Arena virtual reality esports tournament will return for 2020 with a doubled prize pool of $100K USD, the company announced today. HP will also return as a sponsor, although fellow 2019 sponsor HTC is no longer onboard. In addition to cash prizes, winning teams will also receive HP's Reverb VR Headset.

Apollo 11 vs Berlin Blitz for Richard Harris Festival VR lounge RICHARD Harris International Film Festival 2019, October 19 to 28, has sited a three-day technical summit at Engine, Upper Cecil Street for the festival's opening number. Catch this Wednesday's details online pronto at richardharrisfestival.com.

Playing three different light gun games at once in VR looks wild Playing House of the Dead and Duck Hunt and Time Crisis at the same time in VR? The emulator EmuVR just added light gun support and it looks wild.

New Gameplay Teaser Arrives for Tarzan VR A single-player adventure, Tarzan VR will support PlayStation VR, Oculus Rift, Oculus Rift S, HTC Vive and Valve Index when the first episode arrives by the end of 2019. As further details are released regarding Tarzan VR, VRFocus will keep you updated.

Steam 'Remote Play Together' Makes 'Panoptic' Perfect for Sharing VR Fun with Non-VR Friends Steam recently released a 'Remote Play Together' feature which is designed to allow users to local-only multiplayer games over the internet. The feature can also work with asymmetric VR games, allowing you to play in your headset while a friend remote-controls your computer as a second player.

First Gameplay Teaser For Tarzan VR Released Following the game's announcement earlier this year, Stonepunk Studios released the first gameplay teaser for Tarzan VR today. The new VR title will launch later this year on PlayStation VR, HTC Vive, Valve Index and the Oculus Rift S. The game will see you play as the famous king of the jungle in 5-part "issues" released episodically.

Three Years After Launch, Headmaster Gets A Big PSVR Update Three years on from its launch alongside PSVR, Frame Interactive's Headmaster just got an update adding in a practise mode and more.

Will AR and VR kill the rectangle screen as we know it? Sophia Dominguez is building a search engine for augmented and virtual reality content. Her company, SVRF, is trying to make AR and VR more easily accessible for the masses.

Japanese Nintendo Nintendo have released a 10th free Nintendo Labo VR mini-game on the Nintendo Switch News Channel in Japan for owners of the Nintendo Labo Toy-Con 04: VR Kit Toy-Con, with Bunbougu Mudazukai Senshuken. The game is one of the winners of the Nintendo Labo Programming Tournament and is by Midreeca.

How VR can improve training for jobs in the food industry VR technology will not only diminish the limiting values of traditional training, but it will also provide improve the way food industry workers are trained.

VR meets science: Hackathon births VR innovation The fourth annual RamReality Virtual and Augmented Reality Hackathon took place this weekend in the Nancy Richardson Design Center, a change from the Morgan Library last year.

Louvre offers virtual 'tete-a-tete' with the Mona Lisa The Mona Lisa is a singular sensation at the Louvre's upcoming retrospective of Leonardo da Vinci, starring in a virtual reality experience because she cannot appear in person.

Flyingshapes° Launches Next-Generation VR CAD App - Virtual Reality Reporter Available now for Oculus Rift and HTC Vive, flyingshapes° streamlines design workflows for precise spatial modeling with intuitive haptic controls and interactive VR toolset.

Virtual reality centre offers school the chance to try new learning experience A VIRTUAL reality centre in Bournemouth is looking to team up with schools across the area to offer a new learning experience. Centre VR, located in the Richmond Gardens Shopping Centre on Old Christchurch Road, held teachers' nights to give them a chance to experience VR.

Microsoft's Over-the-Top VR Rig Lets You Explore A Virtual World While Walking IRL Microsoft's latest VR experiment is going to appeal to those who had to settle for living in a less than appealing neighbourhood to take advantage of cheap rent. Called DreamWalker, it's a virtual reality rig that lets the user experience a completely different VR while they're walking through the real one.

Inside 'Avengers: Damage Control', The VOID's Newest Immersive Experience Keep your finger on the pulse of the XR industry with the Daily Roundup, the most important news in one daily email. The VOID's latest immersive experience, Avengers: Damage Control is available now. We got a look inside and found a great example of what a VR attraction should be.

VR devleloper flyingshapes° brings professional 3D modeling and sketching to VR Released in June 2019, flyingshapes° is a CAD surface modeling tool to create 3D sketches and refine designs with lines, curves, and surfaces within a VR headset.

Microsoft's DreamWalker VR turns your daily commute into a totally different one It guides you through real environs while immersing you in virtual ones.

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Glendale area events: A virtual-reality Halloween experience take visitors to past World's Fair Events occurring within the Glendale area.

Borderlands 2 VR is Now Available on Steam The genre-defining, award-winning shooter-looter, Borderlands 2 VR, arrives on a variety of PC-powered virtual reality headsets.

VR-Inspired Cocktails Come Served With Their Own Immersive Experiences Redline VR enhances its arcade experience with a growing line-up of specialty beverages. Earlier this year Redline VR - a virtual reality arcade located in Ravenswood, Chicago - opened its doors to the public, offering visitors a curated lineup of immersive experiences in which to lose themselves.

With light shows, VR and 3D York's first ever Design Week is a celebration of creativity for all Look at York through a new lens… York Design Week is a brand new seven-day festival that celebrates the creative industry sector in York.

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