Tag Archive: Quest

How to watch Billie Eilish’s concert through the Oculus Quest

Billie Eilish, arguably the biggest star that’s ever come to Oculus Venues, will have a concert on the platform on September 3, 2019. VR users will be able to watch her concert from the “WHEN WE ALL FALL ASLEEP, WHERE DO WE GO?” tour on the same day that the concert happens live in Madrid, Spain. Users will be able to watch the concert through the Oculus Quest, Oculus Go, or Gear VR using the free Oculus Venues  [Read More…]

Introducing Jiggle Physics, a new Android Central Podcast side quest

I haven’t been here since the beginning, but since coming on as Managing Editor in 2016 I’ve seen Android Central evolve into a site whose name belies its true aspirations. Android Central covers a lot more than just Android — and yes, we know that annoys a bunch of you — and it’s given me immense pleasure to see that transformation in real time.

One area we’ve put a ton of work into is gaming, and PlayStation 4  [Read More…]

Break a sweat with these great Oculus Quest games

One of the biggest benefits of the Oculus Quest is that it is a physical experience that will get you off of the couch flailing your arms, moving your body back and forth, and get your heart rate pumping during gameplay. Here is a list of the top games that will give you a killer workout in VR.

★ Featured favorite BOXVR

Choose between multiple degrees of difficulty and VR sessions that can last two minutes or  [Read More…]

LAVR Tag is arena-scale laser tag for Oculus Quest that you must play

LAVR Tag creates an untethered VR experience that could be the next big thing for the Oculus Quest and VR.

The Oculus Quest provides an untethered VR experience that, in many ways, can’t be delivered through any other headset. The lack of wires or external sensors and the fact that it doesn’t require a PC or phone to operate opens it up to liberating VR experiences. Games like SUPERHOT VR and Sports Scramble are incredible on the  [Read More…]

How to protect your Oculus Quest controllers from damage

The Oculus Quest Touch Controllers are laid out well and help you control virtual reality, but they aren’t as durable as some VR controllers. Some users have reported cracks in the Touch Controller tracking ring. Additionally, as with any electronic device, if you hit it hard enough, you can damage it. To protect your Touch Controllers from damage, you’ll need to set strict boundaries and add a little protection.

Products used in this guide Standalone VR: Oculus Quest  [Read More…]

Which Oculus Quest games can I play while seated?

The Oculus Quest is an incredible VR headset that can track your movements around a room, but you don’t need a lot of space to have a good time. Whether you don’t have enough the room, want to stay in your favorite chair, or are in a wheelchair, there are still plenty of games and experiences you can enjoy on the Oculus Quest.

★ Featured favorite Keep Talking and Nobody Explodes

Not only is this game fun  [Read More…]

How to cast your Oculus Quest to the TV with Chromecast

The Oculus Quest creates an immersive virtual reality experience. That’s great for playing games, but not great for parties and other social activities. If you want your friends and family to see what you see inside the headset, you’ll need to cast your Oculus Quest to another device. The Oculus Quest officially supports casting to a few different Chromecast devices and also can cast directly to people’s phones. Casting is in beta so you might run into occasional  [Read More…]

Shoot zombies, robots and more in the best Oculus Quest shooting games

The Oculus Quest is practically built for shooting games. Its support for two Touch Controllers and lack of wires or external hardware make it an excellent device for dodging bullets and firing at enemies. The Oculus Store has several titles that take advantage of this setup, ranging from post-apocalyptic zombie shooters to robot mauling mayhem.

★ Featured favorite Robo Recall: Unplugged

Robo Recall is a chaotic shooter where you have to “shut down” robots that have gone  [Read More…]

Oculus Quest devices are selling as fast as Facebook can make them

The Oculus Quest is selling so well that Facebook has a hard time keeping them in stock.

What you need to know The Oculus Quest is selling well, according to Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg. The standalone headset has earned positive reviews from several outlets. Orders for the Oculus Quest are often delayed due to stock shortages.

The Oculus Quest is performing well according to Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg. In the Facebook Q2 2019 Earnings call, Zuckerberg stated  [Read More…]

Can I delete things from my Oculus Quest library?

Best answer: No, you can’t delete items from your Oculus Quest library. You can uninstall an app or game from your headset, but it will always appear in your library.

Wireless VR: Oculus Quest ($ 399 at Amazon) Sticking with you

Every time you download an app or game for the Oculus Quest, it’s added to your library. This is handy because you can easily find any app or game you’ve previously downloaded. You can also quickly  [Read More…]