‘You can feel their pulse fading’: How Reaping Rewards tells an emotional story in VR

Today at VRDC Fall 2017, Limitless founder Tom Sanocki explains what he’s learned about the art of making immersive, affecting VR experiences — and how fellow VR devs could do the same. …

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VR is an effective tool for exposure therapy & phobia treatment

During VRDC 2017 in San Francisco today, executive director of Checkpoints Organisation Jennifer Hazel lead a discussion that covered what makes a VR experience effective for phobia treatment. …

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Raw Data devs share their missteps so you won’t make them too

“Today we’re going to tell you everything that went wrong with Raw Data,” said Survios design director Mike McTyre, alongside Survios CT Alex Silkin at VRDC Fall 2017 today. …

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Video: Creating the striking underwater seascapes of Abzu

At GDC 2017, Giant Squid’s Matt Nava gives a behind-the-scenes look at the processes he and the rest of the team developed to create the vibrant, teeming underwater world of Abzu. …

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Get a job: Mindshow is hiring a VR Software Engineer

Mindshow is looking for a VR Software Engineer with real-world experience developing AAA games, solid knowledge in the fundamentals of engineering and computer science, and a passion for VR. …

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