HTC has introduced a brand new tracker and equipment for the HTC Vive VR headset, which features a Hyper Blaster, a Racket Sports Set and a TrackStrap. Each tracker will promote for $99 with preorders beginning Nov. 16. The trackers will ship and go on sale in December.
HTC Vive Hyper Blaster, Racket Sports Set and TrackStrapPhoto: Fionna Agomuoh
HTC can also be providing the trackers in bundles with the equipment and numerous HTC VR recreation titles together with Duck Season and a Virtual Sports and third-party titles, together with Redfoot Bluefoot Dancing. International Business Times tried the Duck Season recreation at an HTC Vive occasion in New York City Wednesday, utilizing the Hyper Blaster accent, which simulates a gun. Duck searching isn’t our forte, even in straightforward mode, however extra expert marksmen would probably have enjoyable with this recreation.
Gamer utilizing HTC Vive Hyper Blaster Photo: Fionna Agomuoh
The Hyper Blaster shall be out there with a Vive Tracker and the Duck Season recreation at Amazon for $149. Other recreation optimized for the Hyper Blaster embrace Arizona Sunshine , The American Dream VR , Operation Warcade , TacticalAR , and Practisim VR , with no less than ten extra titles coming within the first quarter of 2018.
The Racket Sports Set consists of Ping Pong and Tennis handles, a Vive Tracker and a redemption code for Virtual Sports, and can promote for $149.99 via Amazon, Abt Electronics, BH Photo, Fry’s, Gamestop, Micro Center and NewEgg.
The TrackStrap attaches to a consumer’s physique to permit for including ft, wrist, hip or leg monitoring motion in VR experiences. The TrackStraps are at present out there at rebuffreality.com and promote in a pair for $24.99, together with a redemption code for Redfoot Bluefoot Dancing.