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Userscript for Wider Forums

I'm used to forums being really wide and filling most of my screen, so the current theme here feels way too small for me. I made (read - cobbled together from various internet sources, since I don't know javascript) a userscript that changes the widt...

Dycus by Level 2
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Oedipus Rex

What if the actual Tragedy was that he had just received his Oculus developer kit.I would also like to vote "Oedipus Rex" as the worse possible name for a VR headset.

Updated Dev Kit?

Interesting video but the most interesting point was the mention of an updated Dev Kit in a 'couple months' (3mins 10 roughly)http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0a6rHkI8T_wCan anyone shed any light?

Need guidance.

(Quick note: I've never been part of a forum and I'm not a native speaker, so please forgive me for any mistakes.) Hello there, I hope you guys can give me some guidance. During the past 6 months, I fell in love with VR and started to brainstorm some...

Astrogun on the Rift & VR Potential

Hey guys!So after a week of fulltime development on a prototype specifically for the Oculus Rift, here's my review and where I think all of this is headed for my indie studio's VR experiments!http://www.astrogun.com/astrogun-prototyping-for-the-oculu...

Anyone has time to make this?

Hi, I'll just put my idea on this forum.I was thinking about just a small mod / app that you can run while you start a 2D game and wearing the Oculus Rift.Not just for me but I know others that play games in places where there is allot of clutter/ann...

Legislation

Hello,I am currently trying to pass a law which would define the acceptable uses of such a malleable game space. I am posting here because we are at the forefront of this new technological age. Our collective efforts will shape the state of this emer...

WISHES:

I WISH EA GAMES would jump on the band wagon, and release games like:Mass Effect, 2, 3SIMCITYKOTORSWTORDragon Age, 2with OVR HMD support

Star Wars Helmet/Rift

Who else would go insane if there was a limited edition Star Wars helmet with the Rift built in?X-Wing Pilot helmet?Storm/Clone Trooper edition?Maybe even the dome piece worn by Halo's Master Chief!Boomshakalaka!

Influences & Recommended Media

Updated Apr 17: Here's a public spreadsheet so we can organize this into a single list. I'm hoping it'll be a community effort so I don't have to do it *hint hint*shortlink:http://bit.ly/11xGyeefull link:https://docs.google.com/spreadsheet/ccc?key=0A...

3D Sound

Now that there is virtual 3D ability, why not couple it with 3D sound. Check out this demo of true 3D sound using the Unreal 3 engine. You will need headphones, any will do.http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IyJqHDIRMhU

Boston Marathon

http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-201_162-575 ... -marathon/My condolences to anyone involved with the Boston bombings.

Laymen Reactions

For those who have received their device already; would you be willing to put up some videos of older adults first experience with virtual reality? I'm know the rift is a hit with the tech savvy, but I'm really curious to see the typical laymen or mu...

Radio Tower Sim

This scared me just watching at 360p. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2A_h2AjJaMwImagine one of those tower workers filming with a Geonaute or other 360 camera and then a user could view the vid with an Oculus. Maybe use Spherical projection and proj...

Any way I can be moved further back on delivery queue?

I'm not sure where I stand in line for delivery of a development unit.However, I'm really only interested in development on OSX, and since that is not yet ready I was wondering if there was some way I could have myself moved to a later shipment so th...

kgelner by Level 2
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Copy of Terraria to give away..

Not VR related, but I have a copy of Terraria in my Steam inventory to give away. It might idle away a few hours for you while you wait for your Rift (oh go on then, I'll give you a chance even if you've got yours) If you'd like it, post a reply her...

Fluke by Level 4
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Need rift now...

My Oculus Rift has not arrived yet, and I am spending more time hitting refresh on different Oculus related websites then working... Need rift now...

Putting a face to the name

You guys should have known this was coming... We're a brand new community on a brand new forum, so what better way to say hello then with a smile?Of course, participation is optional! If you'd like to post a picture but want some added anonymity, you...

Iain M Banks

...is dying of cancer.http://www.forbes.com/sites/carolpinche ... n-m-banks/Not always relevant to VR, but his Culture series novels have had a profound influence on me.Very sad day for sci-fi nerds.Be well, Mr. Banks.

Into the Rift

Hello All,I'd like to congratulate all of you guys at the Oculus Rift Team on all the updates & schedules you've been sending us.Just the fact you're making a beautiful industry even more beautiful & incredible than it already is, is enough to thank ...

vikMage by Level 2
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Oculus Commnunity IRC?

Is there an IRC channel that I missed? If there isn't, do we want to start one on irc.freenode.net #Oculus

Cheshyr by Level 2
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Having fun in Team Fortress 2

Try setting sv_gravity in the console to something lower than the default value, it makes you feel like an astronaut bouncing across the moon. With guns.

Looks nice here - I like it!

Hi - my first post, some might know me from MTBS as GeraldT.looks good guys! the documentation looks well sorted out, can't wait to try some stuff once I get my Rift. Now I have to do some reading to do!! :mrgreen:

Gerald by Level 4
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