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Celebrating the Emmy-Nominated Viveport Title, Awavena

You find yourself deep in the jungles of the Amazon, surrounded by lush vegetation and the sounds of the rainforest. As you spot a butterfly fluttering by, your ears are connected to a woman’s soothing voice in a native dialect; you suddenly drift into a comfortable connection with the ecosystem around you. This is Awavena, an experience brought...

Coming soon to Viveport Infinity in September

As September arrives, we begin to close out on the humidity of summer and welcome the crisp air of autumn. It also means we finally get to share the incredible VR adventures that are heading your way next month in Viveport Infinity. From enchanting galaxies to archeological mysteries and arcade classics, five new titles are entering the Infinity library...

Venice Film Festival’s VR Selection to Release on Viveport

Since film festival attendees can’t experience “la dolce vita” in person this year, the 77th Venice International Film Festival’s VR selection will be held entirely virtual in 2020. HTC Vive is partnering with La Biennale di Venezia to bring Venice VR Expanded, the official Virtual Reality selection of the festival, to the Viveport platform. From September...

Surf the Web and Manage Crowds Now With VIVE Sync

Connecting remote teams will continue to be the focus of businesses and team leaders for the foreseeable future and many have turned to VR as a solution to their current reality. Since launching in open beta on April 30, there have been over 5,000 meetings held in VIVE Sync and daily use of the platform is on the rise. From large companies to small...

SnapshotVR’s Viveport Open Tournament Starts Saturday

SnapshotVR brings tournament-level paintball to VR. Exclusively on Viveport and Viveport Infinity for a limited time, the early access title is an arena-style shooter built for competitive solo or team play. This Saturday, SnapshotVR will hold its first-ever tournament so pick your team, practice your SnapshotVR lingo, and hone your skills if you want...

Protecting Gorillas Through the Power of VR

The Ellen Fund Presents: Gorillas in VR is a beautifully ambient experience with spatial audio allowing people to spend a few intimate moments with wild critically-endangered mountain gorillas in the volcanic jungles of northern Rwanda. Produced by award-winning immersive studio Habitat XR, the experience was a collaboration between famed talk show...

VR Developers Share Their Biggest Challenges and How They’ve Overcome Them

Key Challenges and Solutions – HTC VIVE 2020 Developer Survey Takeaways  To be the best advocate for the VR developer community, we know we have to listen to the triumphs as well as the setbacks developers face. In part one of this series, we covered the key trends and opportunities available to VR developers. In part two, we asked respondents to share...

Coming soon to Viveport Infinity in August

With so many hits added to our Infinity library in July, we still haven’t been able to play all of the new titles in our queue yet. From critically acclaimed hits like Paper Beast to Early Access exclusives like Snapshot VR, this past month has been nonstop gaming for Infinity members. But the summer fun doesn’t stop in July. August is shaping up to...

HTC Vive and ARVI VR Partner to Expand Global VR Arcade Presence

Exclusive VR escape–room content to be deployed across hundreds of location-based entertainment (LBE) sites.  HTC VIVE®, the leader in premium virtual reality (VR) and arcade solutions, today announced a collaboration with ARVI VR to extend their presence to a greater number of location-based entertainment (LBE) VR sites across the globe. The first...

VR Developers Share Their Unique Market Insights

Key Opportunities and Trends – HTC VIVE 2020 Developer Survey Takeaways Each year we survey our VIVE developers to gain a better understanding of the community. From who they are to what motivates them, what projects they’re tackling and the challenges they face, listening is how we learn to be the best advocate and partner for the VR developer community....

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