Survios and Epic Games Showcase New Techniques at GDC 2017

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Epic Games' VR game Robo Recall is released for free on Oculus Touch at GDC 2017.

Virtual reality had an overwhelming presence at GDC throughout sessions and the expo floor. As a follow-up to VR’s breakout year in 2016, the gaming industry focused on how to improve VR experiences for consumers. Along with several product announcements, VR game publishers showcased new gameplay techniques during GDC 2017. The two games in particular defied what a VR game … Read More

Survios, High Fidelity Announce Latest Rounds of Funding

Alexis Macklin, Research Manager Alexis Macklin, Research Manager Insight Articles

Survios, VR gaming studio behind Raw Data, announced on Dec. 13 a series of funding totaling $50M led by movie and television studio Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer and investment firm Lux Capital. Raw Data was considered the first VR title to reach over $1M in sales in a month, totaling about $2M to date using data gathered by Steam Spy. MGM CEO Gary Barber will join … Read More