Video streaming service provider iQiyi, a subsidiary of internet search giant Baidu, has unveiled an ambitious plan to establish the world’s largest Chinese-language virtual reality (VR) content platform. At a conference in...

NextVR Inc., a U.S. virtual reality start-up providing platforms for on-demand live VR broadcast, has completed a USD 80 million series B round of financing co-led by Chinese Internet firm NetEase...

NetEase’s virtual reality game Twilight Pioneers was revealed at Google I/O 2016 as one of the first games to commit to Google’s new mobile VR platform built on top of Android...

Today Japanese electronics group Sony will launch its PlayStation VR headset and it looks like it could be the first proper living room-friendly virtual reality setup. Sony Corp will join the race...
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RocketWerkz, an independent New Zealand studio, has been quietly ramping up its hiring process over the last twelve months for an upcoming unannounced AAA project, following a recent investment from Tencent....

Chinese virtual reality hardware manufacturer DeePoon held a press conference last week, rolling out its blueprint on building a domestic VR development platform for both industry developers and content providers. Three major perspectives...
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The virtual reality market is expected to hit USD 80 billionby 2025, indicating that the industry today is in a ripe position for investment and growth, according to Goldman Sachs Global...
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Taiwan-based smartphone brand HTC Corp. will take its first virtual reality headset HTC Vive to Tokyo Game Show 2016 to boost the global visibility of HTC's VR development efforts. HTC said it will...

Japanese mobile publisher Gumi will invest in a new San Francisco-based VC fund looking to raise $80 million to build out the virtual reality industry in the West. At the last board...
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Countless virtual reality (VR) headsets have appeared in China overnight, vying for attention, while China's burgeoning market has not yet to mature when it comes to tech bottlenecks, such as resolution, refresh...
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Sony finally given a name to its virtual reality gaming headset. The headset will be called "PlayStation VR" at the Sony stated at their press conference at Tokyo Game Show. Sony...

Lenovo has entered the Virtual Reality race at its TechWorld event in Beijing, with the introduction of the Lenovo VR Goggles. The virtual-reality headset works with Lenovo Android phones and provides an...

Available for download Crytek has released virtual reality tech demo Back to Dinosaur Island for free. Achieved with Cryengine, Back to Dinosaur Island debuted publicly at GDC 2015 in San Francisco, earning...

Ever since the beginning of 2015, 37 Interactive Entertainment has expanded its business scope from games to the all-round entertainment market. Applying the company's core strategy, "Integration, Globalization and Diversification", 37...
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One of the most popular ways to consume electronic entertainment in China is by visiting an internet cafe, also referred to as an iCafe, or Net Cafe. These are places where...

Google has drawn media attention with its recent investment in the Swedish video game developer Resolution Games to the tune of US$6 million and its launch of a second generation of...
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Following a busy Paris Games Week that saw quite a few announcements and  a lot of new media dropped and with Sony’s PlayStation Experience event coming later this month, Sony have...

With well over 150 games already available, HTC has no shortage of content for the Vive. But the Taiwanese company has big plans to bring even more support to the platform...
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Shanda Group is planning to build China's first virtual reality theme park where visitors will find themselves immersed in a digital world riding spaceships, dodging bullets and fighting dragons according to...
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Climax Studios, the Portsmouth based UK developer and VR publisher, has opened a new studio in Auckland, New Zealand. The team consists of eight members all of whom are coders who...