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Quest build v31 release notes

These features and enhancements will become available starting the week of July 20, 2021. Invite to Game We’ve created multiplayer APIs for developers to use with their apps. For any app that opts into this feature, you’ll be able to invite friends o...

Oculus_RyanS by Oculus Community Manager
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Resolved! New Community Manager - Oculus_RyanS

Hi everyone - I’m pleased to introduce you all to @Oculus_RyanS, a new dedicated Oculus community manager. Ryan’s full time, energy, and attention is going to be spent on our community. He (along with our existing team of fantastic volunteer moderato...

Forum Rules, New User Info, and Other FAQ

Welcome to the Oculus Forums! Below, you can find information on forum rules, answers to common new user questions, and the names of the forum admins / mods you should reach out to if you encounter an issue here on the forums. The goal of this post i...


New Oculus Forums Feedback Thread

Hello everyone! Welcome to the new Oculus forums! As I mentioned in my announcement post, I’d like this thread to serve as a place “forums feedback”. Please let us know how you’re finding the new platform, what is or isn’t working well for you, or wh...

Panocam 3d : Panoramic 3d camera

Hello,I work since fews months on a concept of panoramic 3d camera that I am impatient to present you.FIRST CONCEPTS :FINAL CONCEPT OF MY PANORAMIC 3D CAMERA :TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS:- Composed of 6 synchronized full HD cameras to 5 megapixels shoot...

Edego by Level 2
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Oculus Rift Demo @ Meltdown, London - 6th November 2013

Tomorrow I am doing another public Oculus Rift demo at the Meltdown gaming and e-sports bar in London at 7pm - Wednesday, November 6th, 2013. The last one was quite successful. The demonstration is free!Facebook events page:

Chaoss by Level 4
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Nausea probably isn't a bad thing

Okay. So, I do not have a Rift but I keep hearing the nausea issue come up.Of course technically this is a bad thing since its not a positive marketing gimmick ( when introducing the product to sheeple), however, I would think that means that the dev...

StCecil by Level 2
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Terminally Ill Grandmother Uses Rift for Therapy

Most of us see the Rift as being more than just a gaming device, but this heart touching video demonstrated just how easily it can be a therapy device for people who aren't able to move around much.Be sure to watch her summation at the end for a beau...

Multi/curved monitor pc display inside the rift

Ok, so for the longest time people have worked for that immersion feel in games. Now that we have the rift a lot of games can have that feel to them now, but for those that can't or for games that it's better to have that 3rd perspective view, wouldn...

Voss by Level 2
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Oculus Rift - 280$ Charlotte NC

If this isn't the right place please let me know! I am just trying to sell this unit I bought. I did not enjoy it as much as I thought I would ( possibly due to bad eyesight?). Anyways I am in Charlotte NC and am selling it for 280$, its in perfect c...

Possible screen upgrade?

Now it has been said more than enough that the images the current rift produces are quite low res (1280x800, 640x800 per). It is also known information that oculus is pushing for a 1920x1080 (960x1080 per) resolution for the consumer version.Now the ...

zhyiou by Level 2
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A ruthless way to fit your IPD

Don't panic, I'm not talking about eye surgery.TL;DR: Pictures say it all.

Viaxl by Level 2
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upgrade kit HD for dev kit ver 1

Hi,would it be possible to make upgrade kits to upgrade dev kit v1 to hd when it comes out(purchase option).Thank you 8-)

zohan by Level 2
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Better IRL Stereo Vision After Using Rift?

Hi all!I've long known that I haven't had the most acute sense of depth. I could guesstimate distance based on parallax pretty well, but when my head was still, I had a hard time discerning relative depth of static objects.Today, my Rift arrived. Aft...

New Spectre video!

Hey guys, just wanted to share this video PewDiePie just made of my game, Spectre! (previously Spectre Seekers)Development is going well on the game. We're also building ourselves up to launch a kickstarter campaign and release a demo publicly. Just ...

Is there a way to force 4K resolution just for screencaps?

Hey guys. I have BF4 and would like to be able to force 4k rendering just to take screenshots and dream about what gaming will look like in a year or two, but I dint have a 4k monitor. I have a 7970 video card, bit in know that even with that, it wil...

Purchasing an Oculus

Hello all.This is my first post and would like to just get some opinions from Oculus owners. Basically, I am sold on the development kit and have a full understanding of what it is. I would just like to hear your opinion on how it changed your gaming...

StCecil by Level 2
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Inaccurate Rift-Related Press

This isn't the only story I've seen announcing a separate Oculus product with Android support... Is it just me, or is this based on a complete misunderstanding of statements made by Oculus?

Battlefield 4

Well, I looked in the console only to find some cvars for stereoscopy (but the 3D only renders one eye). I couldn't find anything for VR or Oculus. Though in ... MyDocuments/Battlefield 4/Settings/PROFSAVE_profile, I did see this:GstInput.Headtrackin...

Questions for Oculus Rift for a school assignment.

Hello everyone, my name is Tyler and I am working on a college assignment on an entertainment subject of personal choice. I decided to base mine on virtual reality. Now I'm on here to ask what your guys/gals opinion on virtual reality in a very prett...


Hi,I've been reading conflicting information about this. It seems people already have the software, but the order page says, 'pre-order'. Is this available for download yet? If I preorder it off of their website, will I get a download link?Also, Does...

Cleaning the Lenses...

Is it safe to clean these lenses with water or some kind of chemical solution. For the longest time, my right eye cup has a few specs on them and everytime I'm using the Rift, I see these dust spots, I tried using the cloth, blowing air over it, but ...

OnyXVR by Level 2
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VR MAME Arcade?

Hi All,We already have the VR Cinema, i'd love to see a VR Arcade. It could be smokey and loud, but it would be great if it could be intergrated with MAME so it would appear the old Retro arcade games are being played on copies of the original Arcade...

ZaineUK by Level 3
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Has anyone thought to make a Maze?

Honestly a maze would be amazing.You could start off by making a simple maze, Then adding traps, pitfalls giant boulders rolling toward you, etc. Add some monsters, secret doors all that jazz, would be pretty epic. I'll prolly give a shot at making o...

Voss by Level 2
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New orders shipping in November...?

I just noticed the order page states new orders are expected to ship in November.Could someone confirm if that means new orders from today or does it affect orders from last month too?

Nooch79 by Level 2
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What I'm realizing about nausea

I think VR experience will need to either be where you are sitting in one place (like the art blocks demo)or walking around the room with body tracking only.It might not even depend on the framerate or latency.As soon as I play something where the vi...

usb420 by Level 2
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OK, come talk to us when you’re selling a million units.

The title of this thread is a quote from Nate Mitchell in this interview by Polygon. He was referencing the difficulty in finding appropriate displays, relative to how the corporate giants like Samsung buy in really massive scale. This is a very well...

Gablar by Level 2
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Rift Kid in Horror Games & Evangelizing the Rift at School

In this "Not a Halloween" episode, Courtney of the Rift Kids comes on to discuss her experiences with the horror games she recently tried with the Oculus Rift. She also discusses her experiences in school and how she has been unknowingly evangelizing...

MVN - Oculus - Unity3d = Ultimate VR

HiIn the past few weeks I was lucky to be able to work on my own idea. One of our product is a wireless full body motion tracking system: MVN Awinda. I combined this suit with Oculus Rift using Unity3d. This combination allows us to stream 4 characte...

attila by Level 2
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While you're waiting for your OR kit...

Disclaimer: Do this at your own peril!Download the SDK, and grab the Tuscany demo, the Unity one. Load it up and do the cross eyed trick to fake a 3D effect. I just did this and It already looks good, it's like wetting the appetite for what is to com...