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Nominees for Destructoid's Best VR Game of 2017

I won't claim to know what the future holds for virtual reality as a whole, but the cost of entry is becoming less of an obstacle, companies like Oculus, Valve, and Sony are still pushing forward, and every day more people are finding out ...

 
 
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Doom VFR makes me sick

I like to gush about how good I think Doom 2016 is. Some naysayers on the sidelines like to point out its flaws, and I respect that; nothing is perfect, and I could write a doctorate on the fundamental differences between new and old Doom a...

 
 
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Sony is discounting PlayStation VR to $200 for the holidays

On the off chance you're considering buying a PlayStation VR bundle or upgrading to PlayStation 4 Pro in the near future, Sony has a round of hardware deals beginning December 10 in the US. On the VR side, there are three bundles from Decem...

 
 
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Rise of the Tomb Raider's VR chapter is now available on PC

The VR-oriented Blood Ties chapter of 2015's Rise of the Tomb Raider has finally been added to the PC port of the game. The announcement was made on Steam by developers Crystal Dynamics.The VR chapter, which launched on consoles earlier thi...

 
 
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PlayStation VR shooter Farpoint now has PvP

Impulse Gear has given Farpoint players a reason to return today with the arrival of a free Versus Expansion Pack. You'll be able to compete in two-on-two PvP modes (round-based Deathmatch and the capture-and-hold Uplink), earning new playe...

 
 
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Infamous driving sim Desert Bus now playable in VR

Those maniacs at Dinosaur Games actually did it! They brought Desert Bus -- a game about painstakingly driving from Tuscon to Las Vegas in real time, without breaks -- to virtual reality. Desert Bus VR is available today as a free download ...

 
 
 
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Review: Monster of the Deep: Final Fantasy XV

Final Fantasy XV is an institution. If someone on the development team hasn't named their kid Noctis yet I'd be surprised -- especially given that some have probably spent the better part of a decade on some form of it. And given the s...

 
 
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Payday 2 is playable in VR complete with desktop cross-play

Payday 2 is getting virtual reality support next year, but if you'd like to try that out now and you have a Vive, that's an option. The first beta for Payday 2 VR went live today. Here's how to opt in: Find Payday 2 in your Steam library ...

 
 
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Fail Factory is the new VR game from the ReCore developer

Armature Studio, the developer who's most well-known for ReCore in recent years, is making a new game that's maybe diametrically opposed to ReCore. At least in terms of scope. Rather than expansive stretches of sand and not much else,...

 
 
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Supermassive delays The Inpatient and Bravo Team to 2018

Until Dawn creator Supermassive Games' two upcoming PlayStation VR projects are taking extra time and won't make it out this year as previously announced. Welp, more Resident Evil 7 it is! The Inpatient, which marks the return of Until Dawn...

 
 
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There's a new 'demo disc' for PlayStation VR owners

One of the major things Sony got right with the PlayStation VR launch was offering a demo disc as a physical pack-in and a free download. It was a tremendously useful way to get an overall feel for the tech, figure out which if any games ca...

 
 
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PlayStation VR puzzler SuperHyperCube is now on Vive

Kokoromi's virtual-reality puzzler SuperHyperCube sheds its PlayStation VR exclusivity today. The game is out now on Steam for $15 with support for HTC Vive, and there are some walls that need increasingly-wonky-shaped blocks put through th...

 
 
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Sony is bundling Gran Turismo Sport with PlayStation VR

While there will almost certainly be more options for would-be PlayStation VR buyers later this month as we inch toward Black Friday, Sony has a new bundle that might speak to racing fans. It throws in a physical copy of last month's Gran T...

 
 
 
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Here's how Ace Combat 7's dogfights translate to VR

The prospect of playing Ace Combat in virtual reality had me glued to news about Ace Combat 7: Unknown Skies for a while there, but I've started to move on as of late. It's been a long time coming! Today's trailer from Paris Games Week high...

 
 
 
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Sound is your frenemy is PlayStation VR horror yarn Stifled

Just in time for Halloween, PlayStation VR is getting a creepy horror title, one that uses audio made by the player to both find reveal the path and lure the enemy.Stifled will have the player navigating a entirely pitch black world. Making...

 
 
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Star Child still looks like it's shaping up nicely

At E3, we learned about Star Child. It's a sci-fi sidescrolling action game for PlayStation VR, and it looks pretty neat. Now, four months later, we hear from Star Child again. Or, rather, we see it again. Developer Playful released t...

 
 
 
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Megalith wants you to become a god in PSVR

There's a new hero shooter coming to PlayStation VR. Just announced at Paris Games Week is Megalith, the first title from Disruptive Games. The commentary booth told us that Megalith is an "action-packed shooter" and the idea is that ...

 
 
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Moss, that cute VR rodent game, is coming in February

Moss, that cute little PSVR game we looked at earlier this year, now has a release window -- February 2018. It'll be available for pre-order "soon." All of the footage they showed for this Paris Games Week announcement was old, but that doe...

 
 
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Job Simulator scores a free endless mode

Finally, a reason to revisit the excellent albeit fleeting Job Simulator. This slapstick virtual reality game is one of the first things I recommend new VR owners check out, but once you've gone through it a few times, there's not much ince...

 
 
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The Talos Principle has come to Oculus Rift and Vive

At the risk of being "that one guy on Destructoid who just won't shut up about The Talos Principle," hey, this very good and worth-playing first-person puzzle adventure game has come to virtual reality. It's available as of today on Steam f...

 
 
 




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