When you think of survival, what comes to mind? Is it something that you foresee as something that is out in the wild or could be the world as it is now? When it comes to surviving the unknown, things are sure to be a challenge for any who attempts it. But the knowledge of the skills, no matter how strange they may seem, can be a true test of one's abilities. But do developer, Descent VR Productions Inc., and… Read more.
Escape Into Your Reality
Oculus Quest/Quest 2 Reviews
Imagine going to a planet where uncertainty is the only thing guaranteed to be certain. How would you prepare for it? Would you train for all possible possibilities, or would you take what you already know and embrace it to the fullest? Or maybe, you would try and wing it and hope for the best. When I think about it, I believe most would try to prepare as much as possible. But being a planet, hopefully, we each would have… Read more.
When it comes to your VR headset, are you satisfied with its look or do you wish that it just had something more? Maybe it's a stand or some type of accessory that make sure you stay charged or something that makes you feel more comfortable when you are playing in the game. There are many things to help keep us going, more comfortable, or even a place to rest our headset when it is not in use and that… Read more.
Think about the times when you were around a campfire and ghost stories were being told. It was a special time as the sounds around you in darkness other than the light of the campfire would almost come alive adding to the fear of it all. Tales being told from the ones before us, hold a special place in our memories and heart. But does the developer, Carbon Studio, allow us to live through the adventures of those telling the… Read more.
If you could go on an adventure, where would go? What if that adventure meant finding someone that went missing? How far would you go in order to find the answers no matter how hard the truth might be? Adventures can be fun, but could also be very risky depending on many factors including our own personal feelings. But does the developer Out of the Blue Games and publisher Raw Fury bring us the adventure we need? Let's find out… Read more.
Think about the times you have visited your grandparents. You had the good times of hearing the stories of how your parents were when they were your age or even what the times were like back then. The memories that you made can last a lifetime and we start to think about those times at different points in our lives. But what if you stumbled into the attic and found something magical? What would you do? Would you tell someone… Read more.
If you could play a game within the tower-defense genre, what would be your ideal setting? Animals? Miniature toy figures? What about monsters? I think mine would be a combination as there could be so many possibilities. But what if you could play it anywhere from the park to your house? How much more immersive would that be? When you think about the possibilities, the game could be endless. So does the developer, YetUnkown Games show us the fun the… Read more.
Imagine what it was like being a child and you had your imagination to be your playground. What kind of adventures did your imagination take you on? What were some of the sound effects you made to add to the excitement? From the toys that we played with, to the ideas and rules we came up with, our imagination allowed for the stories to come alive. But does the developer, Happy Kramper Pictures, show us what it's like to enter… Read more.
If you had the opportunity to terraform Mars, would you do it? Would you be willing to take on all the dangers in order to help find humanity a new home? If the chance came along, I honestly think I would take it. From researching to exploration. Life on another planet has both its pros and cons, but for humanity, the pros outweigh the cons. But do developer Tlön Industries and publisher Raw Fury bring the strategy and story to… Read more.
When you hear music, what do you really hear? Is it the words, maybe you are hearing the instruments, or maybe it's the part that really gets you into the song? Rhythm and music have always been a part of each other. But what happens when you add a new element to the mix? But does developer Jaw Drop Games and publisher Raw Fury Will it add to the atmosphere or distract you from it? Let's find out with Gun… Read more.
What would you do if you were stuck in the woods and found a cabin? Would you see if anyone was home? Maybe you would try to keep searching until you knew where you were. But what would you do if there were zombies? Would you try and barricade yourself in the cabin and try to survive as long as possible? From everything we know, we think we might be prepared like nothing other. That is until we were actually… Read more.
Dinosaurs have always been an interest for many. From the time when we first saw them in movies to the books we read to even the games that we played. Maybe it is the curiosity about them, the way they move, or even how they interact in their habitat. It would have been interesting to get up close and see them, but then we would have to worry about how they might react to the people being so close and… Read more.
When you look at blocks, do you see think about what you would build? Maybe you would build a fort, a scene from your favorite movie or game, or possibly something no one has even thought of before. Do you ever find yourself getting a little frustrated because you know the block that is supposed to fit to add to your creation is just enough to not make things fall over, but no matter how many times you try, something… Read more.
If you had the opportunity to take a break from your busy life, would you take it? What if the opportunity allowed you to lose yourself in space with the simplicity of colors? And if those colors could connect and form different objects, how far would you be willing to get lost? We all get busy with many things either by design or the test of time. But does developer Sanford Tech Limited give us that opportunity to escape into… Read more.
The game of pool is all about the style, the ability to line up the shot, and calculation. It's a game that many try to master and many enjoy. There are different Pool games, from the traditional 8-Ball to Snooker to Bowlliards. Games can be of a serious nature where bets can either make or break someone to others where it is just the fun of hitting that cue ball in hopes of knocking the final ball in the pocket.… Read more.
If you had a set of tasks to complete, for the most part, you should be able to complete them without any issues. But imagine trying to complete those tasks with others with the thought that someone could be among you whose only purpose was to betray any trust anyone might have and use that trust to kill you. How would you go about your time? Would you always be trying to look over your shoulder? Would everyone you see… Read more.
What if you could be part of a city that could help prevent crimes before they even happened all through dreams? But with those dreams, a doorway opens to past memories where the opportunity to help find the truth is needed. But if something happened in your city where crime is supposed to be non-existent, how would you handle it? Do you think, if unsolved, the actions would continue, or would it be over? Thinking about the possibilities of the… Read more.
Have you ever looked up at the night sky and thought about what it must be like to travel through space? The ability to see things, including Earth, from a different perspective is something many of us would sign up for in a heartbeat. But do you think everything would go as planned or do you think you would have to go through the basics of training just to see if you could stay alive just to make it to… Read more.
Imagine the world we live in with its beauty, life, and surprises both big and small. The world we call home has a lot going for it. But think about how habits can change the look and feel of the environment around us. Would you do anything to protect it or would you let it change for the worse until it was too late? Most of us would try to do our part, but some would not even think about… Read more.
American Football brings out the emotions of people. It can be played at any age and by anyone. No matter who you may ask, everyone has their favorite teams from the Dallas Cowboys to the Tennessee Titans to the Miami Dolphins to the Baltimore Ravens. But have you ever watched a game and seen your favorite players go for the touchdown or miss that one catch because of the play that was called? Have you ever thought that you could… Read more.
Magic has always been essential in storytelling from the movies to games. There is just something about being able to have the ability to cast spells for protection as well as trying to battle against enemies. There is something about dueling against others with this sense of power and satisfaction that draws towards it all. But do developer Cortopia Studios and publisher Beyond Frames Entertainment bring the magic and fun of casting spells in battle? Let's find out with Wands… Read more.
The game of Cornhole has been played with family and friends for many decades. It has been known by many names ranging from sack toss to bean bag toss. The idea is simple and can be played in quick sessions of throwing a bag at a board and trying to score points against the other player. But does developer ForeVR Games bring the game that is enjoyed by many and allow us to score that Cornhole with anyone? Let's find… Read more.
Magic has always had an essential part in stories, movies, and games. It allows those that possess the power of magic with incredible abilities. And it's with that magic and responsibility that when faced with the challenge, it can be chosen to be used right away or used when it is most needed. But what if you had the chance to be part of the magical arts? What do you think your favorite spell would be and do you think… Read more.
When life gets busy, we all could use some time to just sit back and relax. Some people enjoy reading, being outside, or even just being around family. Being able to take some time for yourself or engaging with those around you is all that is needed. We all have our ways to have that feeling of calmness in our lives, even if it might be in short bursts. So does developer Waysun provide such an opportunity to relax in… Read more.
There was a show from the creator Rod Sterling called The Twilight Zone. And even though the opening words changed a little each season, the world of The Twilight Zone can be best summed up best with the last two seasons which say, "You unlock this door with the key of imagination. Beyond it is another dimension - a dimension of sound, a dimension of sight, a dimension of mind. You're moving into a land of both shadow and substance,… Read more.
If you could be a local DJ what kind of music would you play? Would you play music of things that you liked or try to play more from the local independent artists? What type of calls do you think you would take from the callers? Being a DJ can be hard work when especially when things may not go the way that you intended. So does developer Numinous Games show us what it's like to have a sense of… Read more.
What would you do if you were thrown into a situation where you had anyone and anything possibly wanting to attack you or worse? Do you think you could handle the situation alone based on instinct or would certain skills need to be crafted in order to help with your chances of surviving? Hopefully, we will never have to encounter where we are totally out of our elements in a strange place. But does developer Incuvo show us the art… Read more.
If you were a new student, how well do you think you would do overall? Would the classes be super hard or do you think you could pass them with flying colors? Do you think you would fit in or would you stand back some just to get a feel of everything? Being a new student can be tough. New people you meet, the interactions with them, and even how you present yourself can be a real test of character.… Read more.
There is something about being in the Virtual Reality space where it is yours to be creative, to be who you want to be, and as artistic as one sees fit to be. But if you had the space to create the music, what do you think you would create? What do you see that music being as a representation of who you are? So do publisher Fast Travel Games and developer Really Interactive give us the tools for creating… Read more.
If you knew of an organization that was so evil and so ruthless, do you think you could take it down? Do you think you could do it alone or would the right team, the right force need to be put together in hopes that the root of all evil within that organization would finally be stopped by any means necessary and at any cost? Sure, it's fun to think about and try to plan what our moves might be.… Read more.
Have you ever thought that maybe something just wasn't right your whole life? Maybe you felt like you didn't belong like you should or maybe when you are in a different location surrounded by others that there is just this connection of how it should be? But regardless of where you are, do you ever feel like you could help out a lot more than what some will allow? When you think about it, finding the place where we should… Read more.
Think about some of the most memorable action scenes. What comes to mind? Would it be something that came out of a superhero movie, maybe it was something you saw on a T.V. show or maybe it was from a story that you read. Action in Virtual Reality allows us to become something that, for most, would not attempt in real life. But when given the chance in VR, well almost without hesitation take the energy with guns blazing and… Read more.
Have you ever had the thought about how life has changed in such ways that you didn't think you would be where you would be today? Maybe it's the city life, maybe your family grew in some sort of way, or maybe you can look back and think about that one point in your life where if you would maybe have answered a different way or did something different, that your life would be either more challenging or little more… Read more.
Think about your favorite recipe that to this day, you can still remember? Is it something such as the seasoning that may go on the food or the special ingredients that went into making it? Maybe it was the way it was cooked or maybe it was from one of your favorite vacation spots. We all have our favorites and sometimes those recipes may become lost overtime only to wish to taste it just one last time. So does developer… Read more.
If the opportunity to fly in space came about, would you take it? But what if the war you thought you left on your planet was taken to a new playing field in space, would you fight for the glory of what was right? How far would you be willing to go for a cause when your life and the others that you love are all on the line? When you think about it, it really can put a different… Read more.
When you think about the game of Golf, what comes to mind? Could it be players like Arnold Palmer, Karrie Webb, Walter Hagen, Tiger Woods, or even Jack Nicklaus? Maybe it's the different courses around the world such as Pebble Beach Golf Links, Friar's Head, or even the Golf de Morfontaine in Senlis Oise, France? Maybe it could be just being outside riding in the golf cart while you were young and watching your Grandfather or Grandmother play. Anything can… Read more.
Mini Golf is a game that takes skill. You have to have the eye for the hole and the readiness to take the shot when everything around it is just right. Sometimes, wind, water, even the height of the course can, with one misaligned putt, cause the ball to be lost and cause your score to keep increasing. But yet, when you play with friends and family, the game can also become this friendly competition that really can leave a… Read more.
Have you ever just looked up in the sky and saw the clouds and started to see things appear, but the person right next to you could see something else? What about looking up at the night sky and thinking to yourself, what could possibly be up there? For me, it's always been about the stars in the sky where there are no other lights around and trying to find all the constellations I could while also trying to see… Read more.
When it comes to 3D platformers, what instantly comes to mind? Could it be the main character of the tale? Is it the jumping to make sure you make that landing? What about the colorful worlds? Maybe it's the enemies and bosses you encounter? All of this helps make a well-rounded 3D platformer to play. But does developer, Playful, bring their 3D platformer into the mix of fun and enjoyment to the world of Virtual Reality? Let's find out with… Read more.
The first time we saw Jurassic Park and witnessed seeing the dinosaurs come to life left a memorable impression on many of us still to this day. Even with its two sequels, The Lost World and Jurassic Park III, it along with the new step in the series with Jurassic World and its series of Jurassic World: Camp Cretaceous and Battle at Big Rock, and the sequel, Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom, many of us have had the thought if we… Read more.
Disc Golf and Ninja. When you hear these words, what immediately comes to mind? A new ninja skill? A new sport? A new special menu item at Starbucks? If you guess any of these, well, except for Starbucks, you would be on the right path. Words that I, you, or anyone else may have never thought to put together. But what if you did put them together and combined forces? Could it possibly be a new Olympic sport that we… Read more.
What if you went on a trip where the majority of your time would be on the water, but somehow got lost, how well do you think the sanity of your mind would stay in place? If you came across an island, without food or water for days or weeks, would you even think about what dangers could lie ahead or would you be happy to just get off the boat and step foot onto land? It may start to… Read more.
When you hear the words point and click, what comes to mind? What about mystery? Even Noir? Do you think about trying to solve a crime or a mystery? To me, it's all of these, but then the old detective movies start coming into play along with the laid-back attitude. There is just something that can really draw you into this atmosphere with the music, the characters, and just wondering who done it and why. So does developer Peanut Button… Read more.
I want to ask you a question of simply what motivates you? Is it family? What about the dreams that we all have? Maybe it's believing in the helping of others? Any of these answers and more could be the answer. Many things can inspire us...to motivate us in ways that we may not have really asked ourselves or thought about. Sometimes just simple emotions or words can make a spark on the journey to our destination. But does the… Read more.
Have you ever gone to an arcade to see what the variety of games there is to play? You have the arcade games, the crane ones where you try to win prizes, Skee Ball, and even Pinball. Any time I have gone I always try and play a mix of all the different types of games that are available. Usually, I give Pinball and Skee Ball a second or third attempt until I see the Basketball one. The one where… Read more.
What comes to mind when you hear the letters RPG? Do you think about the games you played with a controller trying to increase your character's levels? Maybe it's a particular character that can casts spells or who can shoot those arrows with such accuracy that is your favorite. Or maybe it is the times where you can sit with friends as you roll the die, trying to collect treasure, and just see the hours pass by as everyone is… Read more.
What would you do if one day you became part of the undead and did not know what happened to you? What would your initial thoughts be? Would you think about your past and see if there was a crossroads moment in which things could have been different? What about any loved one and seeing the impact it would have on them? There would be so many questions I would have that, honestly, I don't where I would start or… Read more.
What if one day you were living and the next you were in no place like you have ever been before? I know for me, at least, a lot of questions would be coming to thought. Questions like how did this happen, what exactly happened, and why of all things did this happen? All these questions come to mind and I am sure many of you may even have some other questions that you would be asking. But as I… Read more.
It looks like Warhammer 40,000 just brought the update that a lot of fans have been asking for, multiplayer co-op along with many fantastic looking and includes the following: Team up with another player in the Last Bastion mode and see how well you both do against the hordes of Chaos. Use either quick play to look for a game or create a private lobby.Use the in game VOIP system for communication.Updated leaderboards to reflect the new maps & co-op… Read more.
Remember when the 1980's was something to feel alive about...something that was worth continuing the dream? That was before the cold, the ice-covered of Los Angeles...before the apocalypse came. But all is not lost, at least we can still make new weapons out of what we have to help protect us against them, those god forsaken undead creatures that like to hunt and kill. But we are not alone and if we stick and work together, we can do this,… Read more.
Think about your favorite systems from the past and the type of games that came from them There of course is action, adventure, horror, fighting, and sports to name a few. But I am talking back a little further with light-gun games where the NES had the NES Zapper, Super Nintendo had the Super Scope, Sega had the Light Gun, the Light Phaser Gun, even the Menacer Light Gun, and the most recent PlayStation VR's Aim controller. But as we… Read more.
Imagine having a reputation as an intergalactic gladiator. Space and all that is around it is yours for the taking. The battles you would have, the flights that those young gladiators in training can only dream of, and the ability to come back and to tell the tales as only you can. It would be a glorious life to live that is for sure. But does Developer Llyr ap Cenydd show us what it's like to crashland on an alien… Read more.
Stop for a moment and think about your own life. One where you think you have made the best choices up to this point. You may be growing up with the best family or actually have a family all of your own. But have there been times when the one you wanted to be with may not have always been the only option? What about pinpointing that time in your life where you made the decision that you knew had… Read more.
We know that you tried out there. We know that the Imperial forces were in strong numbers on that mission. Luckily for you, you didn't end up as a ghost and speaking to others at their most time in need when it appeared they have lost all hope. No, you were one of the lucky ones. Injured pretty bad and recovering, all you can do is think about what if. What if things were different? I mean, it could be… Read more.
What if you opened the door and walked in not knowing what to expect only to find something unique and charming that you could not stop going forward? Would you keep on not knowing what is out there? Would you take that opportunity and embrace it even though it may be something that you might not have thought about in the past? These are some interesting questions that if presented to you, might make you stop and think for a… Read more.
Back in 1993, there was a game that came out on PC that really caught my eye and it was one of the reasons I had to have a PC. That game was MYST and it is a game that still holds sentimental value to me. Over the years we have seen the game and its sequels go from PC to consoles to handhelds to even mobile devices. I knew from the moment I saw the game and later played… Read more.
If there has been something in Virtual Reality that I have always wanted more of it is player vs player action while each other gives it their best. The ability to look your opponent right in the eyes and having the best player win all while having some fun. So do Developer Resolution Games bring the PvP combat action, the intensity, and the quick thinking that we need in Virtual Reality? Let's find out with Blaston for the Oculus Quest/Quest… Read more.
Think about the name Blair Witch for a moment. What comes to mind? The woods, the year 1994, what about the footage found on the camcorder or even the fear of the unknown? To me, it's all of those along with the mythology of Ely Kedward and how she was accused of luring children into her home to draw blood and then found guilty of witchcraft. Then, towards the end of 2019, the game Blair Witch came out which many… Read more.