Facebook Suggests Rejected Quest Devs Should Join Oculus Start


In a weblog submit kicking off their Recreation Builders Showcase this week, Fb revealed that greater than 20 Oculus Quest titles have surpassed $1 million in income on the Quest platform alone.

The official assertion on the Oculus weblog submit reads, “Greater than 20 titles have handed the $1M income mark on Quest alone—a pattern that guarantees to proceed as much more folks be part of the VR neighborhood.”

This newest statistic is one in every of many who proceed to point that many builders are, typically, discovering success on the Oculus Quest platform. The builders of Apex Assemble not too long ago revealed that the Oculus Quest model of the sport has bought extra items than another platform mixed. Likewise, the Oculus Quest model of Pink Matter surpassed the Rift model in gross sales in only one week.

The portability and accessibility of the Oculus Quest appears to have set a decrease barrier of entry for potential VR customers and inspired curiosity from a wider viewers. That is additionally one thing that Fb implied of their weblog submit, stating that “90% of people that activated a brand new Quest over the vacations had been new to the Oculus ecosystem.”

Regardless of indications of robust gross sales for the headset and its content material, Fb has struggled to maintain the headset in inventory over the previous few months. Within the lead-up and aftermath of the 2019 vacation interval, the headset went out and in of inventory on-line. Extra not too long ago, the COVID-19 outbreak continues to influence manufacturing and availability of the Oculus Quest and lots of different shopper electronics.

Additionally revealed right this moment, the Oculus Quest will quickly obtain a brand new UI redesign that emphasizes immersive menus and elevated multitasking functionality.