Everything Vive - Your Source for Everything HTC Vive and Virtual Reality

Everything Vive - Your Source for Everything HTC Vive and Virtual Reality
By Everything Vive - Your Source for Everything HTC Vive and Virtual Reality
About this podcast
Virtual Reality is here and we want to talk all about it - specifically the HTC Vive! Tune in for industry updates, game reviews, computer optimization tips, and much more!
Latest episodes
Dec. 5, 2017
In today’s episode, we cover news and games/experiences we have tried out over the past week. Here are the details of our conversation:   01:25 – Welcome back with Damon since our last episode. 02:45 – Black Friday deals for the Vive 05:15 – Deep dive into the previous Serious Sam titles 10:30 – The number titles that Croteam has put out since the Vive’s launch 17:00 – Pricing and Croteam porting the games over from PC 23:10 – Differences between single and multiplayer 30:55 – Movement options and the limitations on the Vive controllers 37:00 – Other games we would like to see ported over to VR 46:25 – How the Serious Sam titles stack up to introducing people to VR 56:45 – Similarities with Doom and how that will translate to VR   Steam Gift Card Giveaway Instructions: – Leave a review on iTunes and send a screenshot to [email protected] – We will randomly draw a name at the beginning of every month and winner will receive a $20 Steam gift card.   Hope you enjoy and thanks for listening!
Aug. 24, 2017
In today’s episode, we cover news and games/experiences we have tried out over the past week. Here are the details of our conversation: 01:05 – VTOL Steam Key Giveaway winners announced 03:20 – HTC cuts price by 25%, new permanent price is $600 05:25 – Comparison between Oculus and HTC price cuts 16:35 – What this means for the future of this generation of hardware 24:05 – The tipping point of VR hitting the mainstream 31:15 – Ronnie gives his experience playing To The Top 46:25 – Zain gives his experience playing FORM 57:45 – The role of narratives in VR games Steam Gift Card Giveaway Instructions: – Leave a review on iTunes and send a screenshot to [email protected] – We will randomly draw a name at the beginning of every month and winner will receive a $20 Steam gift card. Hope you enjoy and thanks for listening!
Aug. 24, 2017
In today’s episode, we cover news and games/experiences we have tried out over the past week. Here are the details of our conversation: 01:05 – VTOL Steam Key Giveaway winners announced 03:20 – HTC cuts price by 25%, new permanent price is $600 05:25 – Comparison between Oculus and HTC price cuts 16:35 – What this means for the future of this generation of hardware […]
Aug. 18, 2017
In today’s episode, we interview Paolo Encarnacion of VTOL. This is the first flight sim game that we’ve come across which really blew us away with how detailed the mechanics and gameplay were. It’s definitely one we will be jumping back into. Here are the details of our conversation 01:15 – Instruction for VTOL Steam Key Giveaways 03:35 – Introduction of Paolo and Boundless Dynamics 04:05 – How Paolo got started in development with modding for other games 09:00 – What got Paolo interesed in flight sims and their development in VR 12:30 – The design of the cockpit and how Paolo received help from actual pilots 18:05 – The science behind the game and how it made VTOL feel more realistic 27:45 – Going from developing mods to designing your own game from scratch 34:10 – Tips for aspiring developers who are starting out on their own 39:30 – No longer needing extra equipment to enjoy flight sim type games 45:40 – How the knuckle controllers and other peripherals will affect the landscape 49:35 – What to look forward to from VTOL in the future Steam – http://store.steampowered.com/app/667970/VTOL_VR/ YouTube Channel – https://www.youtube.com/user/bahamutod Discord – https://discord.gg/azNkZHj Steam Gift Card Giveaway Instructions: – Leave a review on iTunes and send a screenshot to [email protected] – We will randomly draw a name at the beginning of every month and winner will receive a $20 Steam gift card. Hope you enjoy and thanks for listening!
Aug. 11, 2017
In today’s episode, we cover news and games/experiences we have tried out over the past week. Here are the details of our conversation: 03:05 – Steam Gift Card Giveaway winner announced 04:30 – TPCAST Transmitter and Battery approved by FCC 09:45 – Wireless solutions vs. upcoming standalone headsets 19:55 – Zain gives his experience playing VTOL 29:00 – Ronnie gives his experience playing Gunheart VR Steam Gift Card Giveaway Instructions: – Leave a review on iTunes and send a screenshot to [email protected] – We will randomly draw a name at the beginning of every month and winner will receive a $20 Steam gift card. Hope you enjoy and thanks for listening!
July 27, 2017
In today’s episode, we interview Justin Larrabee of Just In Time Incorporated. This has personally been one of our favorite games to play over the last couple of weeks and we are excited to have him on the show. Here are the highlights from our conversation: 02:15 – Introduction of Justin and Second Wind Interactive 04:45 – How the idea for Just In Time came about 09:15 – Exploring new genres in VR and what Justin and Ryan’s approach to development 14:30 – Story behind the tutorial and the bullet catching/throwing mechanics 21:05 – The thought process of keeping most of the content available right away 29:15 – Experiences demo-ing the game at Denver Comic Con 34:35 – The immersion breaking factor of non-interactive items 41:30 – Min specs the game can run on and why the team opted for the design 48:20 – Some ideas for what will be added to the game moving forward 55:50 – Tips for developers just starting out 01:04:45 – Giveaway Extravaganza (link below) Steam – http://store.steampowered.com/app/592030/Just_In_Time_Incorporated/ Launch Giveaway – https://www.justintimegame.com/giveaway Twitter – @JustInTimeVR Steam Gift Card Giveaway Instructions: – Leave a review on iTunes and send a screenshot to [email protected] – We will randomly draw a name at the beginning of every month and winner will receive a $20 Steam gift card. Hope you enjoy and thanks for listening!
July 20, 2017
In today’s episode, we cover games and experiences we have tried out over the past week. Here are the details of our conversation: 02:15 – Oculus Price Drop (including Prime Day) 13:55 – Marvel Title coming out exclusively for Oculus in 2018 19:50 – $200 Oculus headset announced, how this affects VR landscape 24:05 – What HTC stands to gain and lose form all of these changes 26:30 – Ronnie gives his experience playing Gorn 39:45 – Zain gives his experience playing Just In Time Inc. Steam Gift Card Giveaway Instructions: – Leave a review on iTunes and send a screenshot to [email protected] – We will randomly draw a name at the beginning of every month and winner will receive a $20 Steam gift card. Hope you enjoy and thanks for listening!
July 14, 2017
In today’s episode, we cover games and experiences we have tried out over the past week. Here are the details of our conversation: 02:15 – July Steam Gift Card winner announced 04:05 – Fallout 4 VR reaction after E3 announcements 21:10 – Valve’s Knuckle controllers and where they fit into the VR mix 40:15 – Front Defense and Blocks by Google available now 42:55 – Deluxe Audio Strap coating issues 52:10 – Indiegogo Campaign for Vive n Chill – headset fans 55:25 – Quick reaction to Spiderman: Homecoming VR Experience 01:05:05 – Ronnie gives his thoughts on Airtone 01:15:40 – Zain gives his thoughts on Star Trek Bridge Crew Steam Gift Card Giveaway Instructions: – Leave a review on iTunes and send a screenshot to [email protected] – We will randomly draw a name at the beginning of every month and winner will receive a $20 Steam gift card. Hope you enjoy and thanks for listening!
June 3, 2017
In today’s episode, we give our thoughts and impressions of the new Deluxe Audio Strap released by HTC. We break down our analysis into a few different sections to keep things as organized as possible. Overall though, we were both very pleased with the new strap and would recommend for anyone looking to further enhance their Vive experience. 1:05 – Raw Data Steam Key Giveaway winners announced 1:55 – Monthly Steam Gift Card Giveaway winner announced 4:50 – Comfort and Ergonomics of the new audio strap 8:30 – Ease of use comparison with the old strap 14:35 – Impressions of setup and some tips when swapping out the first time 22:15 – Quality of audio from the headphones and the built-in convenience 27:10 – Durability of the design of the new strap 34:55 – Final thoughts on overall value of the Deluxe Audio Strap $20 Monthly Steam Gift Card Giveaway Instructions: – Leave a review on iTunes and send a screenshot to [email protected] – We will randomly draw a name at the beginning of every month and winner will receive a $20 Steam gift card. Hope you enjoy and thanks for listening!
May 25, 2017
In today’s episode, we interview Daniel O’Brien – the HTC Vive General Manager. Daniel is probably the main reason we all have a Vive in our homes today and we very much appreciate him taking the time out to chat with us considering all of the Vive announcements that have been dropping lately. We dive into many topics and are excited to share Daniel’s story with all of you. $20 Monthly Steam Gift Card Giveaway Instructions: – Leave a review on iTunes and send a screenshot to [email protected] – We will randomly draw a name at the beginning of every month and winner will receive a $20 Steam gift card. Hope you enjoy and thanks for listening!