Virtual Reality

VR thriller The Lawnmower Man getting a remake in real virtual reality
Jan 23, 2017

For adults of a certain age, the idea of virtual reality will always come with the tinge of freaky horror thanks to the The Lawnmower Man. Now, the VR thriller is coming back ... in actual virtual reality, no less.

Ridley Scott is developing a virtual reality experience for Alien: Covenant
Jan 4, 2017

Things are about to get even more terrifying for Ridley Scott's Alien: Covenant. The legendary filmmaker and The Fox Innovation Lab are teaming up to bring the upcoming movie as a virtual reality experience.

Marvel enlists VR artists to build gorgeous, trippy Doctor Strange alt-reality
Nov 2, 2016

We live in the age of burgeoning virtual reality, and all VR marketing tie-ins are not created equal. But if there was ever a film custom made for the technology, it’s Doctor Strange.

Lucasfilm, David S. Goyer teaming up for virtual reality Darth Vader project
Jul 18, 2016

The Star Wars franchise has never been afraid to push the limits of technology, and now Lucasfilm is cooking up a virtual reality project — set to star one of the most iconic villains in cinema history.

Scientists think they've figured out how to fix VR sickness, so we don't hurl in our virtual worlds
Jun 30, 2016

There’s no denying virtual reality is the future, and though it took a few decades, the technology is finally catching up to the promise. There’s just one problem: It can make you really, really nauseous. But scientists might’ve just found a fix.

All wings report in for first look at Playstation 4's Star Wars Battlefront: X-Wing VR Mission
Jun 15, 2016

Lock S-foils in attack position and start your run in this new Star Wars Battlefront VR adventure.

This new wearable tech will let you 'feel' a punch in virtual reality
Nov 11, 2015

If you’ve ever wanted to literally feel that punch in Mortal Kombat, the wearable device Impacto should be right up your alley.

New virtual reality tech lets humans see the world like animals
Oct 14, 2015

Ever wondered how the rain forest looks from the perspective of a frog, or a dragonfly? Well, wonder no more.

Get a full, virtual reality fly around of the spaceship at the heart of Syfy's The Expanse
Aug 2, 2015

One of the most ambitious space epics of the year is set to bow this December, and now we have a full-on flyby of the ship at the heart of The Expanse.

The Last Starfighter being rebooted into a virtual reality TV series
Jul 14, 2015

We already knew the film rights for a sequel to The Last Starfighter were a non-starter with original writer Jonathan Betuel, but that’s apparently because he’s more interested in working in TV.

Here's the final version of the Oculus Rift (and some VR games) coming in 2016
Jun 11, 2015

 We’ve been jonesing for our own version of the Oculus Rift ever since the buzzy, crowdfunded virtual reality tech was introduced in 2012. Now it’s finally (almost) here.

The folks behind the Oculus Rift are now exploring virtual reality sci-fi movies
Jan 27, 2015

If you thought the early demos and games for the Oculus Rift were cool, just wait until you get a load of the company’s new movie studio.


Walking Dead producer signs on to create original content for Samsung's VR headsets
Jan 7, 2015

Samsung is getting deeper into the virtual reality business, and they’re bringing a Walking Dead producer along for the ride.