1. EgoAnt's Avatar
      It has been a couple months since Facebook launched their desktop gaming solution, Gameroom. will it add VR soon?

      I was giving it a look and wonder if they will add VR support soon. It seems to be a natural extension considering their heavy investments in VR.

      ...or it could be just another flash in the pan, and this time next year nobody will know what Gameroom was. =)

      What do you think?
      Last edited by pkcable; 04-10-2017 at 01:30 PM.
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      04-03-2017 03:34 PM
    2. Firegold21's Avatar
      That's a good question. It'd be nice if they ported that to VR. It'd also be nice if they opened native livestreaming up to other sites than just Facebook, but I can understand the business decision there.

      It'll definitely be something to watch, imo.
      04-03-2017 05:56 PM
    3. mallmagician's Avatar
      I think its possible some titles will be playable in Rooms on Gear VR or Rift, but honestly, I doubt it. They are very much for pushing the envelope on whats possible - and playing a 2d game isn't really that - although Oculus Arcade exists.... Sooooo. Maybe?
      04-06-2017 12:52 AM
    4. PRGDR's Avatar
      If it is not a huge effort on their part to implement it, I think they would probably do it. It might be a (or one of the many) way to stay ahead of other social networks.
      04-06-2017 07:44 AM
    5. badelhas's Avatar
      I honestly still don't get why Facebook payed 2 billion dollars for Oculus. Is it a financial interest only?
      04-07-2017 04:28 PM
    6. sertesee's Avatar
      That would be great if they did, I play a lot of facebook games
      04-17-2017 04:26 PM
    7. krisguy's Avatar
      I think that it will be convergent at some point between the FB site and Oculus. That's too big of a market to ignore.
      04-17-2017 09:44 PM
    8. badelhas's Avatar
      I think that it will be convergent at some point between the FB site and Oculus. That's too big of a market to ignore.
      I'm still waiting for that Skype like VR app. One that everyone can use, not just us tech geeks

      Cheers
      04-18-2017 03:56 AM
    9. Matty's Avatar
      I think if they want to make "Gameroom" the best it can be, adding VR support would definitely be the most logical step forward. As you said @EgoAnt, Facebook has invested a lot in VR support so I'm sure they will add it in Additionally, the word 'gamer' is right in there and they love VR haha.
      04-18-2017 04:53 AM

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