Another week, another story. There were some interesting headlines that made its way on to the page and we’re here to recap some of them. This includes HTC, Ready Player One, and more.
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As many of you know, there are tons and tons of options out there when it comes to FPS VR games. It’s quite a saturated genre of game that becomes almost mundane over time. In some of these FPS VR games, we also notice how clunky things are. This includes the environment, objects, game physics and even guns. But the new VR game mechanics built by Stress Level Zero changes all that.
Ready Player One seems to be a success at the box offices as the movie has raked in over $180 million during its opening weekend. The movie has brought in $53.2 million in ticket sales over the four-day Easter weekend in North America while bringing in $128 million overseas. This includes the Chinese market that brought in $61.7 million alone.
HTC has recently unveiled their next generation headset to the world called the Vive Pro. This new headset features an upgraded display with 2880 x 1600 display along with 37% PPI increase and 78% pixel increase. While this is pretty impressive, the MSRP price that it comes along with is not.
If you are wanting this Vive Pro headset along with new controllers and lighthouses, get prepared to pay more than $1,100. Yes, this headset bundle will cost you in the 4 digit number which is quite unheard of in the industry. While most companies are looking to lower their prices on their headsets, HTC doesn’t see this as a goal of theirs.
Beat Saber is a highly anticipated title that’s set to release in the near future. In this beat based games you will be equipped with two light sabers to slice through blocks which indicate the direction in which you are suppose to slash.
So far, there have been a few songs revealed for this upcoming game which includes a track called “Escape” by Jaroslav Beck. He has now released another beat called “Legend” featuring Backchat for the upcoming VR game.