#176 Rift Exclusive Marvel VR Arrives This Week; Magic Leap One Creator Edition Coming Soon; Beat Saber’s First New Song; Jack Ryan At Comic-Con

Exclusive Oculus title Marvel Powers United VR arrives July 26 for around $40. The game’s arrival also comes alongside a new retail bundle for the Rift. Players can embody 18 heroes from the Marvel universe including Spider-Man, Captain America, Wolverine, Black Widow, Hulk, Captain Marvel, Deadpool, Black Panther and Thor. If you...

#175 Unity’s “Project MARS” & Niantic’s Real World Platform; Updated SteamVR “Knuckles” Controller; Table Tennis With North Star

There were multiple announcements this week about cross-platform AR frameworks. Niantic, makers of Pokémon Go, revealed their new “Real World Platform”, which will enable developers to make games with contextual awareness of the real world. In addition to existing features like geocaching that underpin their current game, the...

#170 F8 & VRLA; Oculus Go & Lenovo Mirage Solo

It’s been a busy week for VR with two major conferences and two standalone headset releases. Facebook started the week with F8, their general developer conference, where they announced the long-awaited release of Oculus Go (every attendee went home with one). Friday and Saturday brought VRLA and the release of the Google Daydream...