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Only a Quarter of Americans Have Heard of Oculus Rift

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How up to date are you on VR technology? A new survey from Frank N. Magid Associates tells us that while most consumers are interested in virtual reality, 51% of them aren’t familiar with the Oculus Rift, HTC Vive, PlayStation VR, or other specific technologies. That left 25% that were “aware of any single product,” according to a graph put out by the firm. Read More

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P.O.L.L.E.N.: A Mystery On Saturn’s Most Notorious Moon

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We’re really, really close to the launch of the Oculus Rift and the first wave of consumer virtual-reality games. VR makes a lot of big promises, which often seem like grandstanding. Live your power fantasies…in VR!

But because of this, it’s lovely to meet the people like the team behind P.O.L.L.E.N.,  who are brimming with genuine excitement about what they can do with virtual reality. With P.O.L.L.E.N., Mindfield Games is trying to weave familiar science-fiction elements into a totally immersive virtual-reality experience.

At PAX Prime I played the demo and spoke to Olli Sinerma, the Project Lead on P.O.L.L.E.N. Read More