Half-Life: Alyx may be a Steam-exclusive PC title, but that doesn't mean you need to buy a completely separate VR headset just to play it. We show you how you can use your Oculus Quest to enjoy Half-Life: Alyx, both wired and wirelessly!
HP, Valve, and Microsoft have teamed up to deliver the new Reverb G2. Priced at $599 and due later this year, the new WMR VR headset is the most accurate one yet with four-camera tracking, new controllers, and lenses designed by Valve. Preorders are now live.
A streamer recently discovered a console command that lets you play Half-Life: Alyx without VR, albeit without much functionality. Still, the presence of basic control support means that a mod that allows the game to be played without VR may take less time to develop than we originally thought. Here's what you need to know.
Half-Life: Alyx's release is already astonishing enough to many in the industry, and it looks like Valve isn't done impressing everyone just yet. In a surprising announcement, Valve, HP, and Microsoft have announced that they are collaborating on a next-gen "no compromises" VR headset for the PC.
If you've pre-ordered an HTC Vive Cosmos Elite or are planning to buy one, you'll likely be pleasantly surprised with what you find inside the box. A copy of Half-Life: Alyx is included with every Vive Cosmos Elite, adding just a bit more value into the overall package.
Unity has updated its documentation for the latest version of the popular cross-platform game engine, and official support for Valve's OpenVR platform has been deprecated. While it sounds scary, there are some reasonable explanations for the move.
Excited to play Half-Life: Alyx but aren't sure your current VR headset is up to snuff, or maybe you're just looking for the right HMD to buy before the March release? A hands-on video answers many of these questions and more regarding gameplay specifics.
Half-Life: Alyx is a new VR game from Valve. Set between the events of Half-Life and Half-Life 2, this VR-exclusive title is around 15 hours long and is intended to be a flagship game for VR. It's set to release in March 2020.