How Important Is The Gambling Industry To VR?

How Important Is The Gambling Industry To VR?

If you ask me, the more interesting question if the other way around. How important is VR to the Gambling and casino industry? Whatever way you want to see it I will try and put both sides of this in one post and leave people to make up their own minds…

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Is Giving Birth Easier If You Are in VR?

Is Giving Birth Easier If You Are in VR?

VR News: If you are an expecting mother-to-be and you plan to have your baby at the University Hospital of Wales in Cardiff you might well be giving birth while in VR! Early tests have revealed some surprising results especially for those with past traumatic birth experiences. Nick Hartley for BBC News finds out what the tests of revealed and…

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Can Virtual Reality Really Help the UK Tackle Knife Crime?

Can Virtual Reality Really Help the UK Tackle Knife Crime?

VR News: It seems there is a new victim of knife crime everyday on the news, but an interactive virtual reality experience is hoping to change the minds of the young kids of the West Midlands, where many of the victims are from. Channel 4 reports – https://www.channel4.com/news/how-vr-is-being-used-to-help-young-people-tackle-knife-crime My Thoughts: While I am happy to applaud the good use of…

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Super Smash Bros VR Is On Its Way!

Super Smash Bros VR Is On Its Way!

VR News: I have good news and bad news for you today. It seems Nintendo is getting more into VR and is planning on releasing a VR edition of their top-selling game Super Smash Bros. Ultimate. The bad news is it is only going to be for their cardboard Labo headset. Andrew Webster for theverge.com finds out more – https://www.theverge.com/2019/5/31/18646422/super-smash-bros-ultimate-vr-labo-nintendo-switch…

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Will, We Ever Get to See Full Online Casino in VR?

VR News: We have seen several casino apps released for the various VR platforms, but what about virtual reality in online casinos. This is not so much the use of an app, but an entire online casino site in VR, or at the very least a virtual representation of a real-world casino. Uploadvr find out more: https://uploadvr.com/vr-online-casinos/ My Thoughts: To…

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VR Is The Best Form of Treatment for Mental Health Issues!

VR Is The Best Form of Treatment for Mental Health Issues!

VR News: Thanks to Oxford VR they have been pioneering VR-enabled mental health therapy and testing the results. And those results are pretty amazing! In fact, VR therapy has shown to cut the phobia in patients by 70%! A Staff reporter for innovatorsmag.com finds out more: https://www.innovatorsmag.com/vr-and-mental-health/ My Thoughts: Using VR for recovery in mental health is not a new…

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LOOK OUT! The Predator Is Coming Soon to The PSVR!

LOOK OUT! The Predator Is Coming Soon to The PSVR!

VR News: The game is called “Predator: Hunting Grounds” and it was mentioned on the Sony “State of Play show” as a future release. Mike Wilson from bloody-disgusting.com finds out more: https://bloody-disgusting.com/video-games/3561736/new-vr-predator-game-psvr-works/ My Thoughts: If there is one game I have always wanted to play in VR it has to be AVP (Alien vs. Predator) so it gets my VR…

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