Oculus Rift is ready for purchase
The Oculus Rift is ready for purchase, two years after the acquisition of Oculus VR by Facebook Founder Mark Zuckerberg. Considering all the company has been through, the timing seems very good. If you were lucky enough to have contributed to the Kickstarter Campaign in order to receive the Oculus Rift VR headset, then your headsets will be arriving today (March 28th,2016). Next will be all of the pre-ordered purchases which will be shipping out this week and arriving very soon after. If you did pre-order the headset, then Oculus will be notifying you via email when your order will be getting prepped and the again when your payment goes through to let you know that your headset is on its way to you. For those of you who are ready to purchase the Oculus Rift VR headset, you can now order your very own at Oculus.com or from the Microsoft Store, Amazon or Bestbuy.
Even though the Oculus Rift is just now starting to ship, there are over thirty games available at the Oculus Store today. Their website also offers a section called “Experiences”, where you can see what the future has is store for the Oculus Experience.
Now that the Oculus Rift is ready for purchase, Oculus has let us know that there is also a growing library of video content that is being developed for the headset. Oculus Video for the Rift headset is available and there are thousands for different video option to immerse yourself in as well as Vimeo Videos and Twitch.tv live streams. Oculus plans on adding full-length movies with new partners as well and a lot more and different video option in the near future. There are also over 200,000 Oculus 360 Photos. Breath talking 360 degree destination photos that you will be able to enjoy.
Virtual Reality is still ever-expanding and still has lots to accomplish. The Oculus PC SDK 1.3 is now available as well. You can download it here or visit Oculus.com. Use this development Kit to create your own VR experiences and help build a broader resource of Virtual Reality avenues for everyone to enjoy. Oculus does appreciate all the love and support that they have received from the VR community. They know without nerds like us here at AreYouGaming.com, there dream would have been a much tougher endeavor. Make sure to check them out and many pick up a Rift headset of your own or maybe just let you fellow Gamers know that the Oculus Rift is ready for purchase.
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