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Valve demos VR controller prototypes at developer event

Valve is working on a new SteamVR controller for the HTC Vive that will allow users to handle virtual objects more naturally. Although the company isn’t making any announcements yet, a prototype was shown to attendees at the Steam Dev…

Quantum Break is finally headed to Steam in September

Back when Windows 10 and the revamped Windows Store launched, Microsoft wanted to bolster their collection of games through first-party titles. Quantum Break was one such game, which is why it launched in February as a Windows 10 and Windows Store exclusive.

Valve launches first-ever Steam VR Weekend Sale

Virtual reality gamers, listen up! If you’ve been waiting for prices to come down to build out your VR game collection, now is the time to act as Valve has launched the first-ever VR Weekend Sale over on Steam. …

A Week of Room-Scale Virtual Reality with the HTC Vive

Valve and HTC’s Vive is the most immediately impressive (and imposing) VR headset on the market. And it comes with a price to match: $800. Once you’ve got everything setup you can walk through a virtual space with your own legs and grab things with your own “hands.” That’s the key differentiator here: while the Oculus Rift and PlayStation VR have so far been largely focused on seated experiences, Vive is more focused on standing, walking, grabbing, and bopping.