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VorpX lets countless games be used on Oculus Rift, costs just $40

VorpX + Oculus VR = gaming nirvana

| Software News | Posted: Oct 1, 2013 5:40 am

Oculus Rift is incredibly awesome, but it is quite limited when it comes to fully supported games. VorpX has stepped in, unleashing its software which is still in beta, which opens up the world of virtual reality to countless new games.

 

 

 

VorpX works with huge games like BioShock Infinite and Mirror's Edge, but best of all, it works with Battlefield 3. None of these games are built to work with the Rift headset, so there are some workarounds that the team of VorpX has used. This includes clicking in and holding down your middle mouse wheel which will let you "edge peak."

 

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Edge peak allows you to look freely at the edges of your field of view, instead of moving within the game world by moving your head, and the Rift. The list of compatible games with Rift thanks to VorpX is huge, and I'm quite excited to test out a bunch of them this week.

 

  • Alan Wake
  • Aliens - Colonial Marines
  • Alice Madness Returns
  • Anna
  • ArmaA 2
  • Arx Fatalis (DX9 Mod)
  • Assassins Creed
  • Assassins Creed II
  • Batman Arkham City
  • Battlefield 3
  • Bioshock
  • Bioshock Infinite
  • Borderlands 2
  • Call of Juarez - Bound in Blood
  • COD - Black Ops
  • COD - Black Ops 2
  • COD - Modern Warfare 3
  • Chivalry (UDK.exe)
  • Civilization V
  • Clive Barkers Jericho
  • Crysis
  • Crysis 2
  • Crysis 3
  • Dead Space
  • Dear Esther
  • Deus Ex Human Revolution
  • Dirt 2
  • Dirt 3
  • Dishonored
  • Dragon Age Origins
  • Dragon Age II
  • Drakensang 2
  • F1 Race Stars
  • F1 2011
  • F1 2012
  • Flatout
  • Flatout 2
  • Fallout 3
  • Fallout New Vegas
  • Far Cry
  • Far Cry 3
  • Far Cry - Blood Dragon
  • Fuel
  • Flight Simulator X
  • Gothic 3 - G√∂tterd√§mmerung
  • GTA IV
  • Half-Life 2
  • Just Cause 2
  • L.A. Noir
  • Lock On Flaming Cliffs 2
  • Mafia II
  • Mass Effect
  • Mass Effect 2
  • Mass Effect 3
  • Max Payne 3
  • Miasmata
  • Mirrors Edge
  • Mount & Blade Warband
  • Metro 2033
  • Morrowind (DX9 Mod)
  • Myst 5
  • NFS: Most Wanted
  • NFS: Shift 2
  • Oblivion
  • Op. Flashpoint - Dragon Rising
  • Op. Flashpoint - Red River
  • Portal
  • Portal 2
  • Psychonauts
  • Race Driver GRID
  • rFactor
  • Slender
  • Slender - the Arrival
  • Skyrim
  • Splinter Cell 3
  • Stalker - COP
  • Star Trek [2013]
  • Tomb Raider [2013]
  • Tomb Raider Anniversary
  • Tomb Raider Legend
  • Tomb Raider Underworld
  • Trackmania 2 - Canyon
  • Vampire - Redemption
  • Venetica
  • Virtua Tennis 4
  • Walking Dead, The
  • Wings of Prey (acess.exe)
  • Witcher, The
  • Witcher 2, The
  • World of Warcraft

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