Future of Valve VR, Next Gen HP Headset & Huge New Releases!


Welcome to a different swift roundup of the week’s high VR tales, releases and extra! You possibly can in all probability already guess the path this episode goes to take, however we’ve acquired extra than simply Half-Life: Alyx to speak about.

First, not solely did Half-Life: Alyx launch, however we acquired the low-down on the way forward for VR at Valve. Jamie spoke to Greg Coomer from Valve and questioned whether or not or not Gabe Newell’s claims of Valve having three VR titles in improvement from 2017 have been nonetheless true. Spoiler: they’re not. Effectively, not for now, anyway.

Alongside all of the Alyx pleasure, HP determined to drop fairly large information on the similar time Valve’s title launched – there’s one other HP Reverb coming and it’s going to have subsequent gen specs! What are these specs, you ask? Effectively… We don’t know but, however they shared this beautiful cool teaser trailer! Learn extra from our hardware knowledgeable, Heaney, who can fill in additional gaps.

The variety of releases this week has been unprecedented – sure, different VR video games exist this week (and a few are fairly darn good, too!). Time for a roll name! We’ve acquired: Paper Beast, The Room VR: A Darkish Matter, Down The Rabbit Gap, Tilt Brush on PSVR, A-Tech Cybernetic VR additionally on PSVR, and B-Workforce on Quest.

We don’t have a giveaway for you this week, however be certain that to tune in subsequent Friday to see what’s up for grabs.

As for different information this week, listed here are different tales which didn’t fairly make it into the VRecap:

Benefit from the wonderful, non-judgemental freedom self isolation has given you, and ensure to observe us on Twitter and Fb for the most recent in VR. Have a terrific weekend!