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vorpX 0.9 Release Date and Additional Features

vorpX 0.9 is nearly done, so it’s time for an official release date which was set to October, 23. Due to the heavy changes necessary to support the direct driver mode in the Oculus runtime 0.7 this will be mostly a tech update – a few new games will be added too, of course. This […]

vorpX 0.9 Announcement

Important update: We had to push back the release of vorpX 0.9 a little bit to mid October. For details please check this forum post. Thanks for your patience. Original post: vorpX 0.9 will be made available later this month. Here’s a little overview on what you can expect this time: Short update since there […]

vorpX 0.8.1 Available Now

vorpX 0.8.1 has been released. If you already own vorpX, it should auto-update when you start vorpX Control next time. If it doesn’t for some reason, simply use the web installer that you received when you purchased vorpX. It will download the latest version available. If you don’t own vorpX yet, you can buy it […]

Things To Come

The next vorpX version isn’t too far away, time for a little progress update. Main focus this time was working on and finalizing a few features and improvements that were in the works for quite some time. Arguably the largest one being an integrated 3D engine with renderers for all three supported APIs. So this […]

vorpX Videos, Part 1

For those of you interested in seeing vorpX in action, here are a few videos. If you want to know how vorpX looks with your Rift, just watch them fullscreen. Most of them will work fine when watched with a Rift. ———————————– If you do not own vorpX beta yet, you can buy it here.

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vorpX Update 0.64 – Battlefield 4 and Call of Duty: Ghosts Support

The first vorpX update is finally available. This is mainly a maintenance update that, among other things, should address most (if not all) issues that some of you had with various Steam games. There are more interesting things too, mainly the addition of the two most anticipated games of the year: Battlefield 4 and Call […]

Release Timeframe

As promised a short update regarding the release date: it’s a matter of weeks now. Expect the first public beta before the end of September. This version will be released as a paid beta for an introductory price of 40$ (US) / 35€ (rest of the world). A time restricted free demo will be made […]

vorpX Sneak Peek

Time for the first sneak peek. Beta versions of vorpX were used by two of Germanys largest IT publications in their current Oculus Rift reviews. They didn’t complain. 😉 One of those articles was published in the renowned print magazine c’t, excerpt (without the vorpX part though) here: http://www.heise.de/ct/artikel/Endlich-mittendrin-1843019.html  . The other one is fully […]


The following list contains games that are supported in stereoscopic 3d. Many more will run without stereoscopy but everything else, which is still a nice experience. [Update: List updated with more titles] ABZÛ Alan Wake Aliens – Colonial Marines Alien Isolation Alice Madness Returns American McGee’s Alice Amnesia Amnesia – A Machine for Pigs Antichamber […]

Third-Person Games in VR

As promised, todays post is (hopefully) a little bit more interesting for those who are more interested in playing games than in technical details. One of the things that really amazed me while working on vorpX was (and is) how well third-person games work on a Rift-like headset, since that is totally counterintuitive at first […]