Oculus

Oculus

Facebook Technologies, LLC, doing business as Oculus, is an American technology company. It specializes in virtual reality hardware and software products. In April 2012, Luckey announced the Rift, a virtual reality headset designed for video gaming, and launched a Kickstarter campaign in August to make virtual reality headsets available to developers.

Can’t-Miss Update: ‘FitXR’ Brings Multiplayer Workouts and New Features to Quest

The popular fitness app, formerly known as BOXVR, dropped a major update and a new name: FitXR. Designed to put the fun back into exercise, FitXR is packed full of workouts that will get your heart racing while putting a smile on your face, whatever your f...

Pub: Aug 27, 2020 by J. Doe
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Oculus Picks: 4 Games for Speed Demons

This week on Oculus Picks, we’re going turbo with a lineup of high-speed games. From single-player thrills to multiplayer mayhem, these virtual experiences deliver a sense of momentum you won’t find anywhere else.This collection of thrilling experiences fo...

Pub: Aug 26, 2020 by J. Doe
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Aim for Immortality in the ‘In Death: Unchained’ 20 Minutes of Fame Challenge

Since its launch on July 23, In Death: Unchained has taken the Oculus Quest community by storm, racking up a near-perfect rating with over 500 reviews. A week after launch, developer Superbright kept things interesting with the first-ever In Death: Unchain...

Pub: Aug 25, 2020 by J. Doe
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Wide Open Workspace: ‘vSpatial’ Available Now on Oculus Quest

As COVID-19 continues to drive a growing trend around remote work, VR can transform how we collaborate and help teams be more productive from home. While Oculus for Business offers unique solutions at scale, a great productivity app can go a long way. That...

Pub: Aug 24, 2020 by J. Doe
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Oculus Picks: Top Travel Together Games

With Oculus Quest, you don’t need to leave the house to travel together with friends. This collection of social and multiplayer experiences can turn a day indoors into an epic adventure where you group up with pals to fight zombies and battle invaders. And...

Pub: Aug 17, 2020 by J. Doe
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From Her Perspective: Celebrating National Women’s Day in Oculus TV

August 9 marks National Women’s Day, and we’re honoring the occasion with “From Her Perspective,” a dedicated shelf in Oculus TV on Oculus Quest highlighting 15 360° films showcasing women around the world.“From Her Perspective” includes Women on the Move,...

Pub: Aug 17, 2020 by J. Doe
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The Oculus Summer Sale Starts Now

Whether you’re soaking up some sun or enjoying the indoors,we’ve got a treat for you. Today, we’re kicking off the Oculus Summer Sale. Now through 11:59 pm PT on August 9, you can score some serious savings on games on Oculus Quest and the Rift Platform.On...

Pub: Aug 16, 2020 by J. Doe
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Releases Recap: July 27 – 31

This week, we released several titles and updates across the Oculus Platform. Here’s a rundown of the highlights:Onward Previously available on the Rift Platform, this popular mil-sim makes it way to Quest! Perfect For: Fans of Phantom: Covert Ops, Espir...

Pub: Aug 16, 2020 by J. Doe
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First Look: Behind the Scenes of ILMxLAB’s ‘Star Wars: Tales from the Galaxy’s Edge’

ILMxLAB just peeled back the curtain on Star Wars: Tales from the Galaxy’s Edge—a brand-new action-adventure experience coming out later this year on Oculus Quest. We’re excited to share that ILMxLAB has announced that Bobby Moynihan (Saturday Night Live, ...

Pub: Aug 2, 2020 by J. Doe
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Culinary Co-Op: Resolution Games to Launch ‘Cook-Out: A Sandwich Tale’ September 3

Back in May 2020, Resolution Games served up the first trailer for Cook-Out: A Sandwich Tale. Today, the dev behind Acron: Attack of the Squirrels!, Angry Birds VR: Isle of Pigs, and Bait! is back with some delicious news: This mad-cap fairytale title is l...

Pub: Aug 1, 2020 by J. Doe
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Celebrate the Apollo 11 Moon Landing on Oculus Quest

Today marks the 51st anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing, and we’re ready to celebrate. With the Interstellar Exploration Collection on Oculus Quest—including a Daily Deal—you can launch interstellar voyages right from your living room, from educatio...

Pub: Jul 28, 2020 by J. Doe
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Releases Recap: July 13 – 17

This week, we released several titles and updates across the Oculus Platform. Here’s a rundown of the highlights: The Walking Dead: Saints & Sinners Meatgrinder Update The Meatgrinder Update introduces a new game mode called “The Trial,” where players...

Pub: Jul 25, 2020 by J. Doe
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Oculus Picks: Comedy Adventures on Quest

This comedy-inspired collection invites you to explore worlds of hilarity and hijinks. Each of the hand-picked adventures below delivers endless laughs through wacky characters, slapstick scenarios, and razor-sharp narrative. You’ll need to outsmart quirky...

Pub: Jul 24, 2020 by J. Doe
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Virtual Safari: Explore a Synthetic Ecosystem in ‘Paper Beast,’ Coming Soon to the Oculus Rift Platform

Part adventure game, and part nature excursion, Paper Beast invites you to explore an AI simulation run wild—literally. “Shake it, and you’ve got a crazy universe to explore!” And while Paper Beast does indeed offer plenty of good old-fashioned exploration...

Pub: Jul 17, 2020 by J. Doe
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‘Five Nights at Freddy’s: Help Wanted’ Brings Animatronic Jump Scares to Oculus Quest

The wait is finally over—Five Nights at Freddy’s: Help Wanted is now available on Oculus Quest!“Steel Wool is so thrilled to have partnered with Oculus to bring Five Nights at Freddy’s VR: Help Wanted to Oculus Quest,” says Steel Wool Studios CEO Andrew Da...

Pub: Jul 17, 2020 by J. Doe
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