In San Francisco, California, launched the first ever fully digital exhibition Facebook for game developers is the annual game developers conference (GDC). GDC was cancelled earlier this year due to the spread of COVID-19, and it was to be held this week.
The exhibition has just begun, and many fans are already waiting for news about games. Still, little is known about the new features that will appear in the offline virtual headset Oculus Quest, such as multitasking and improved user interface, as well as some new sales figures, which say that 20 different games on the Oculus Quest earned more than $ 1 million.
Facebook also showed experimental support OpenXR Quest for and statistics regarding the number of new users in the ecosystem Oculus since Christmas, thanks to the Oculus Quest indicators.
In addition, Facebook has released an introductory video that was included in the blog post Oculus, which deals with some of the expected topics this week, including many performances of the developers and information sessions. In the video above, you can see how global Director of games partnerships Facebook Leo Olebe together with the Director of Content Ecosystem in Oculus Chris Proetom discuss events of the week.
When he was declared an “Exhibition”, had promised news for games such as Pistol Whip, Beat Saber, The Room VR: A Dark Matter, Lies Beneath and Phantom: Covert Ops, so that will have to wait a bit and see what can be done with the VR titles.