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Do you want to run a VR/AR startup but don’t know how and where to get the funding? Running a VR/AR startup is really a big challenge. There are many factors to consider like your product, your audience, your company structure, VR/AR app development company, funding, etc.


So, your team developed a game and/or experience for the Oculus Rift at some point in the three years since it’s consumer debut. How’d that workout? ‘Middling’ at best would be my suspicion, as it’s no secret that the virtual reality (VR) industry is growing at a slower rate than many expected. However, it is growing, and the forthcoming Oculus Quest is likely to boost that even further. So, is it worth the additional investment...


Oculus revealed the newest virtual reality (VR) headset coming to their stable last month at the Game Developers Conference (GDC), San Francisco, and received a decidedly mixed response. As a replacement to the original Oculus Rift consumer version, launched back in 2015, many already deeply entrenched in the VR ecosystem expected a significant leap in technical specification akin to the HTC Vive Pro, however competing in a specs race isn’t where Oculus’ strengths lie: they’re...


Immersive technology has a great deal of potential for enhancing many different industries. Videogames, education, architecture, healthcare and training applications are already very common, but there are many other areas in which we’ve only scratched the surface. Art in particular is one such area in which augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR) can offer a variety of distinctive benefits, and at the recent  2nd Annual UNFOLD Art XChange Art + FinTech summit that took...


Welcome to day one of a brand new initiative: VR/AR Pioneers, a website dedicated to supporting the developers working within the immersive technology sector. I want to take a few moments of your time to discuss the why’s, where’s and how for’s of this new project, and – should you be part of this website’s intended audience! – hopefully catch your pique your interest towards making your own contribution.


My name is Andreas Juliusson, I am the Marketing & Communications Manager at Swedish VR games developer Fast Travel Games, founded in 2016. I joined the studio in 2017, shortly before we announced our debut title Apex Construct which was later released for PlayStation VR, HTC Vive, Oculus Rift & Windows Mixed Reality. While one and a half year spent in any other industry would be considered a relatively short time, for VR it is...