When you see a mystery that may be in your favorite movie, series, books, or games, do you already have an idea of who the person responsible is or do you take the time and try to figure out the motives behind the moves or the reasons behind the thoughts? It could be someone that we expected all along or there could be some twist that we didn't expect. There is something interesting about the mystery that keeps us intrigued… Read more.
Escape Into Your Reality
Tag: Oculus App Lab
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 your life as you knew it as normal as can be and then the next something happened and the horrifying stories of the place you heard about, you woke up in. What would be your first instinct? Maybe it would be to scream, beg for help, or would your mind start to set in to prepare you for the worst? Being in an unusual and scary place from the stories we hear can start to play tricks on the… Read more.
If there was an invasion of monsters, how do you think you would protect your home? Would there be a use of weapons? Maybe the safer route might be escaping. Would you try and reason with them in some way? An invasion can be a scary thing and when you add an invasion of monsters, that can be another level of scary. But when I heard that developer YetUnknown Games was making a tower defense game where your only defense… Read more.
When you think of acts of war, what are your instant thoughts? Anger, betrayal, or maybe it's the protection of your home. Other thoughts could be family and if you will ever see them again. Or one might think about who will take care of the plants. Either way, they are all good thoughts to have when going into war. But what if the reason for that war was the betrayal of the ones you called family and then find… Read more.
When there is a war, what is the first thing you think about? The destruction? Maybe you think about the way the world will respond. I am sure there are more questions than possible answers. But take a step back from it all and what if the war in question was not by people, but by some other living element? Would you have a different outlook on the situation? War can mean many things to different species of life. But… Read more.
The year is 1944. The place is Cacti Island. The day, C-Day. The war is a tough one. We had a simple mission, destroy Artori. But it wasn't always this way. At a time, we shared this island, us Cacti, and the bugs. We had everything we wanted, including peace. But that all changed when they decided that we didn't matter, that I did not matter. the orders were sent to send help. But that communication was lost and I… Read more.
If you could visit outer space and be able to move about, would you hesitate for a moment? What if you could swing like there was no tomorrow with just the freedom of the space around you, would you try it? Questions like these can make you really think. But what if the questions were no longer impossible, but very well possible and all that was needed was a little hope and determination to make it all happen? It's always… Read more.
I'm not sure how I got here or why I am here. There has been a lot of news about Dr. Matthew Simmons and his "experiments" if you want to call them that into the tripartite psyche to break someone's id, ego, and superego apart The amount of torture and screams that come from that place can be heard and once you listen to them there is something that sticks with you. I must find out what is going on… Read more.
If you could go on an adventure that could bring you all the riches you can imagine, would you go? What if that adventure had uncertainties from the possible to the unimaginable, would you still go? One would need to weigh the pros vs the cons to see if would all be worth it. It's easy to think about what we would do just by thinking vs what we would do if the opportunity presented itself. So does developer VRKiwi… Read more.
The world of a pigeon is a complex one and a fascinating one. From delivering messages in the First and Second World Wars, being referenced biblically, to even being able to remember a certain amount of images for long periods of time. But have you looked at a pigeon and thought about what it would be like to be a pigeon just for a day and asked the question, how hard can it really be? Yes, a pigeon's life may… Read more.
The pigeon life can be a hard one. You have to move around bobbing your head and protecting your bread. Not only that, but just like any other species, we have our own enemies to deal with and try to take what is not theirs. We are just trying to make it through the day like anyone else. Yep, the pigeon life may not be right for everyone, but it is sure the life for me. Features include: Channel to… Read more.
Imagine what life was like before now. In fact, what do you think the universe looked like before it all began? Would it have been this empty canvas just waiting for it to be formed or was it always the plan? But what if you had a chance to help create the universe? What would you create in it or how would you change it for the better? It's always great to think about the possibilities and to imagine how,… Read more.
Going to a zoo can be a lot of fun. Being in the outside air, walking around in hopes to see your favorite animal, to even catching some of the newest shows. While this is a great family time activity, most of the time, the zoo can be crowded and depending on the weather, can be really hot outside. But imagine being able to go to the zoo where you are the only one there and even the animals can… 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.
Road Trips can be a lot of fun. Time with friends and family as you travel to new places and make new memories. But what if you could build your own roads the way you wanted. How do you think it would turn out and what do you think would be the responses from your passengers? Would there be determination or would it be a comedy showcase just waiting to happen? Either way, road trips can be a lot of… Read more.
When you hear the words, Kung Fu, what comes to mind? Would it be the training one must go through? What about the fighting skills one would earn? What about the focus of the mind someone would have throughout their journey? The art of Kung Fun takes dedication, training, and the mindset to truly become successful. But when I heard that the developer, Field Of Vision, had made something that allows you to do all of this while improving your… Read more.
If you were in charge of a place that was full of mystery, do you think you would be able to solve it or do you think it would go unsolved throughout the test of time? Sometimes, it's the thoughts that go into solving them Mysteries can be the hardest part for some and easy for others. It is just the way we look at them that can even stump the hard-core detectives. From the way they are designed to… Read more.
The journey to becoming the master is long and exhausting. One must have the skill, the focus, the dedication, and above all, the patience. It's a life of being tested to see how long you can last and to see if the soul will break. But above all, you will need to train, and train you will. The dojo is waiting for you to enter, all you need is the will. Features include: Train mode - Train against a static… Read more.
Sometimes in the Old West, differences will be made that will need to be settled. Sometimes it's words and other times its violence. But here in this town, we do things a little differently. Sure, there may still be words and a little violence, but we settle our disagreements with the code, honor, and games. Features include: Unique minigames set in various styles in which you can go toe to toe against others or challenge yourself. Single-player - Here you can test… Read more.
We received the call. A disturbance. As we headed to the address, many scenarios ran through our minds. Would we have to use force, would this end peacefully, or perhaps a causality. It's important that our reactions be quick, but we have to take whatever situation with caution. This disturbance is no joke, but hopefully, the rookie will not make any mistakes. Features include: Experience life in a cartoon realityTake on whatever is presented to youChoose the best time to… Read more.
War can be a tough act to go through. Sometimes the war can take us on the ground or even in the skies, but sometimes it can be across the surface of the ocean. We can all take our chances and think we know what is best in hopes we can put an end to it all, but sometimes it's the trust we have for the one in charge that can help change the game. We just sometimes have to… Read more.
The world can be a great place, but it also can take a toll on many. Sometimes the pressure of those around us to those that we may come across online can be too much that we don't even realize it. Sometimes we don't know how to ask for help, but what if there was a way...some type of club where we could interact and the support we need would just be a click away? There is such a club… Read more.
Welcome to my town of Robark. It's a quiet town as there is no one to bother you, no one to fight, and no quests to go upon. It's actually a nice change of pace given what it could be. But some may think, what do we do here in Robark? It's very simple, we just make it our own the way we want it to be. If you want things nice and neat, you can. If you want to… Read more.
There is an organization so evil...so ruthless, that anyone that has ever tried to get in its way was never heard from again. There is a secret elite force that has been hard at work with the planning, the training, and the execution of the plan that even the talk about it now could jeopardize it all. How do I know this? Because I am part of that elite force that will do whatever it takes to see this operation… 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.
If you were a Viking, what would you imagine your life would be like? Would be sailing the seas looking to conquer whatever was in your way? Would you raid the lands hoping to find the greatest of treasures? Maybe it would just enjoy the local life throughout the rest of your days. Either way, the life of a Viking can be a tough one. But does developer, VRMonkey show us the Viking ways? Let's find out with Viking Days… Read more.
If you were a detective, what do you think are some of the more interesting cases you come across? Maybe it would be a crime scene that would relate to a famous person or possibly a mystery out in the middle of know where trying to find an answer. Detective work can be quite challenging, but sometimes it's just a matter of knowing where to look and having that special feeling. But does the develepor, LunaBeat Games show us what… Read more.
Those that have played the physics-based game, Swordsman, already know that you can fight with swords, fight pirates, have hand-to-hand combat, and even allow you to make your best doomfist. But it now it looks like you will be able to do this without any restrictions of cables and in your own play area from a gym to your backyard to even on an actual pirate ship (if you can actually find one) as it looks like Swordsman is coming… Read more.
As we go from Summer to Fall with the weather changing, the holidays fast approaching, and the new adventures becoming fond memories, there is one thing that we can all still do regardless of the weather and that is shooting some hoops. Whether you are in your room, garage, or in the middle of a freak snowstorm, you can shoot some hoops with your favorite PCVR headset and Oculus Quest/Quest 2 (well, better not use your VR headset in a… Read more.
You have the hands of steel. There is nothing that can break you. There is nothing that would possibly make you incomplete the task at hand. You have seen the electricity and the game is simple. Move the rod to the finish line without messing up by touching the metal rods and receiving that electrical shock. You can do it. Simple right? Features include: Action puzzle gameCourses that include Easy, Normal, Hard, and ImpossibleTime limit to try and finish Compete… Read more.
You think you have what it takes to be the champion. The ruler of all when it comes to Air Hockey. You have the power, you have the eye of the tiger, you have the moves, but can you score and do it with such speed that it will cause such confusion on the other player's face? It's time to step up and do what you do best. Features include: Online, for 2, 3 and 4 players Various arena skins… Read more.
You love music. You love to drum to the beat. You love obstacles (well, maybe not obstacles as they can get in your way of drumming to the beat) But have you ever really tried playing the drums to the rhythm while going after a cat named Pupa? I think not. And now you will no longer play within the confines of the game, you will make the game as you drum your way, customize your way, and embrace the… Read more.
Those of you who have wanted to swing using grappling hooks as you explore, but wanting to do so with the cable-free headset of the Oculus Quest and Quest 2 have something to cheer about. It looks like developer Psytec Games has recently released the game for the Oculus Quest and Quest 2 via App Lab on the Oculus Store looking for you to relax as you explore breathtaking vistas. Features include: Designed and built for Virtual Reality First. Grappling… Read more.
You have a passion that you need in your life. You have a desire for that passion that you need in your life. All you wanted to do was be a professional cook. You studied, you prepared the ingredients, and you mastered the proportions. You kept saying that any day...any time now, that you would show the world what you were made of. But those days turned into weeks and into months and into years. That traditional profession is no… Read more.
You can see that shot replay in your head over and over. You can see the ball going in only to hear the silence of the crowd as the ball hits the rim only to miss. That was supposed to be your moment. It was supposed to be the shot the changed your life and propelled you into the star that you were distended to become. But at that moment you choked, you could not handle the pressure. It really… Read more.
You want to make the hockey team and play goalie. You want to show everyone what you can do. But the question the rest of the team has is if you are any good? So before you get to start the game, you will have to prove that you have the skills, the agility, and the focus to be the goalie. Features include: Game modes similar to hockey and other casual sport-like activities Keep track of your goaltender progress (shots against,… Read more.
The shooting, the dodging, and running have always been restricted until now. Now, it's time to break the hold of the wire and embrace your musical rhythm with more multiple songs, 4 ways of movement, and the simple rule of reaching the end of the song without dying. It will not be as easy it sounds, harder than it looks, and the patience to concentrate on the goal at hand. But it can be done, if you have the skills… Read more.
He was just known as Steve. Many who thought he had a normal life. Maybe he had a wife no one knew about as no one really knows as he pretty much kept to himself and would never send out any Holiday cards. Maybe he made something in a lab and something went horribly wrong. Or maybe he was a hand model. At this point, the only thing anyone really knows about Steve is his fascination with frogs. But it… Read more.
Look, we get it. The pandemic, the staying at home, the need for that social interaction. Trust us, we get it. But there is a way for you to get out, play some basketball with others, and have that void filled...just virtually. But before you go in and think like your Michael Jordan, you will want to practice your shooting, your passing, and dunking before playing on line with up to 8 others. But you will need to work together… Read more.