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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) 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!

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...


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...


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: link:

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.

Boston Marathon ... -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. 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 dying of cancer. ... 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 #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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