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XING: The Land Beyond (2017), a puzzle-adventure from White Lotus Interactive, is set to ship today—a good 4 years after they initially launched their Kickstarter and successfully stretch-goaled their way to include Oculus Rift support. Of course, back then the team was targeting the Oculus Rift DK1, and with only $30K at their disposal, […]

2013-era Crowdfunded VR Puzzle-Adventure ‘XING: The Land Beyond’ Finally Launches ...



(Credit: NOAA via AP) As a category 4 hurricane battered Puerto Rico on Wednesday, residents suffered a total collapse of the electric grid as the island experienced major flooding and intense winds. Hurricane Maria struck the U.S. territory a mere two weeks since it had been grazed by Hurricane Irma, […]

Entire island of Puerto Rico loses power










The Gallery: Call of the Starseed (2016) is a first-person adventure from Cloudhead Games that’s unashamedly a ‘first’ in many categories. As a Vive launch title, it was one of the most cutting-edge adventure games of its time, and although it’s showing its age at this late review date, it remains an intriguing, […]

Review: ‘The Gallery: Call of the Starseed’





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Tribeca Storyscapes Award Winner on Using VR to Connect with ...






Reggie Fils-Aime, Nintendo of America’s President and COO, took the stage Thursday at Variety’s Entertainment and Tech Summit to discuss the company’s immediate future, including the likely (and entirely predictable) shortage of Nintendo Switch this holiday season. According to Fils-Aime, who spoke briefly about the company’s plans for VR, there still […]

Nintendo Still Not Ready For VR, Not Enough “Truly Fun” ...











TPCast, the wireless streaming device that lets HTC Vive owners play VR games cable-free, is now available for pre-order in most of continental Europe starting at €349 (or the regional equivalent). TPCast pre-orders are available in the following countries: Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Netherlands, Poland, Slovakia, […]

Pre-orders for TPCast Wireless VR Add-on Now Available in Europe







Microsoft’s HoloLens already has a physical input device, the HoloLens Clicker, but in a recently published patent, we may be getting a peek into what the company was initially planning before they decided to include each HoloLens with the tiny 3DoF device. First spotted by The Verge via Twitter user WalkingCat, the […]

Microsoft Patents Wand-Like Augmented Reality Controller




Hot on the heels of the $400 Summer Rift sale, HTC is doing some of its own price slashing, bringing the complete Vive system down by $200 to a new permanently lowered price of $600. VR’s momentum continues as the two leading PC-based headsets have now dropped significantly in price […]

HTC Vive Gets Major Price Cut, Now $600






Morning Joe co-host Joe Scarborough was caught lying about White House Chief Strategist Steve Bannon on Thursday morning. Scarborough’s lie–telling his viewers and panel that Bannon had called President Donald Trump a “blundering fool” when Bannon never said that–was so blatant and obnoxious that he was called out by a conventional media […]

Busted! Morning Joe Caught Lying About Steve Bannon







Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei used his English-language Twitter account on Wednesday to declare, “If the U.S. has any power, they better manage their country, tackle white supremacy rather than meddle in nations’ affairs.” Khamenei linked this comment to the Twitter hashtags for #WhiteSupremacy and #Charlottesville. He included a […]

Ayatollah Khamenei Demands America ‘Tackle White Supremacy’ After Charlottesville













Screenshot by Dan Riehl17 Aug 2017Washington, DC0 17 Aug, 201717 Aug, 2017 CNN contributor Paris Dennard spoke with Breitbart News Daily SiriusXM host Alex Marlow on Thursday regarding his heated debates on CNN over President Trump’s statements about Charlottesville. Dennard said, “We are not able as Black Republicans or Black conservatives, […]

Paris Dennard: Many Liberals Shut Down Black Conservative Speech with ...


Jim Cole/AP by Dan Riehl17 Aug 2017Washington, DC0 17 Aug, 201717 Aug, 2017 Kayleigh McEnany, Republican National Committee spokeswoman talked with Breitbart News Daily SiriusXM host Alex Marlow on Thursday regarding President Trump’s response to events in Charlottesville and media reaction to it. Said McEnany, “The President denounced hate again, […]

RNC Spox Kayleigh McEnany: Breitbart ‘Very Good at Calling Out ...





Florida’s entire prison system, comprised of 97,000 inmates, is on lockdown due to unspecified threats of uprisings, Florida Department of Corrections officials confirmed Thursday. The Miami Herald reports that the state’s prisons “were on a system-wide lockdown,” meaning that all educational, rehabilitation, vocational, ministry, and recreation programs are suspended until […]

Florida’s Entire Prison System on Lockdown, Threats of Prisoners Uprising