Get Your VR Content, Virtual Reality Apps and Virtual Reality Games

Find your VR content at the Google Play Store and the Apple App Store

There is a lot of virtual reality content out there, but where do you get started?  We've got a jumping off point for you.  Check out some of our favorites and then explore and find your VR content.  If you find an app, site or other VR tool you love, let us know so that we can tell others!

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Configure Your VR KIX

Get Some Virtual Reality Apps

                             Click Here For Android Apps                                             Click Here For Apple Apps

Click on one of the orange links above and explore a small sample of recommended Virtual Reality apps for your specific device or scroll down the page and explore on your own.  Not all apps are available in both app stores and they may have different functionality per device if they are.

Virtual Peality Apps for Android Users

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CONFIGURE YOUR VR KIX

Scan this QR Code when prompted by Google Cardboard apps to sync your mobile device with  VR KIX.


Android Virtual Reality Video Players

These apps are sources for virtual reality 360 degree videos.

VRKIX- We developed our own app to give you a user platform for VR content to watch 360 degree videos that are curated and updated weekly. New content is added so this app never gets old!

Jaunt VR- Down load this free app and watch over 100 cinematic virtual reality experiences.  Jaunt provides virtual reality enthusiasts access to premier experiences. Find yourself ringside, court side, or in the front row. Viewers are given the feeling of really being there.

New York Times VR- NYT VR delivers on the promise of using virtual reality and 360 degree immersive content to bring you places you can’t normally go. Find yourself in the center of stories filmed by New York Times journalists.

Cineveo- A virtual theater for your smartphone.

 Littlstar - Watch high quality 360 videos that are submitted by users. Search by user or by category to find videos you want to watch.  You can watch from your computer too at http://littlstar.com/

Google Cardboard App

Google Cardboard - This app has virtual reality demos and sample content, but also works as a catalog for any apps you download with the Google Cardboard logo on it.  Download apps without needing to search on the Play Store. You also use it to configure cardboard compatible apps to your headset.

AAA VR Cinema - This app allows you to watch virtual reality videos.  Download a VR video and watch it.  It also allows you to turn your own videos into side by side viewing to use within a VR headset!

RoundMe - Use Round me to create, share and explore spaces in 360 degree photography. Publish your panoramic images  and create interactive spaces and virtual tours. 

Google Street View - Experience  360 photos of landmarks and natural wonders. Visit museums, arenas and businesses with the Google Street view app. Use the app to create your own 360 photo ans share it to Google Maps for others to experience.

Discovery VR - This app has exactly the type of videos you'd expect from the Discovery Channel.  High quality 360 videos of the educational variety.  You can watch from your computer too at http://www.discoveryvr.com

YouTube - Not only can you watch regular videos here as you always have, but they have added 360 capabilities.  When searching, include 360 in your search and you'll find many options! Click on the Cardboard icon and its now ready to watch in your VR headset. Watch on your computer at www.YouTube.com

 

Android Virtual Reality Games

There are so many to choose from!  Check out www.vrapplist.com to sort by device and type before heading to the app store. 

 

VR Roller Coaster - Take a quick little ride on this virtual roller coaster.  When you see the Google Cardboard icon (white icon in the lower right), and you have the Google Cardboard app installed, you can find this app next time stored right inside the Cardboard app! 

 ZOMBIE SHOOTER VR - Walk around the subway tunnels and battle  zombies and mutants.  This game DOES NOT require a controller!  Use  eye controls to choose your weapons and begin the game

 GO 4D SPACESHIP - Explore the VR Spaceship before time runs out.  Collect "health boxes" to extend your time.  This game DOES  NOT  require a controller.

Star Wars - Winner of the 2016 People's Voice Webby Award, the Star Wars app immerses you in breaking news, rich media, social updates, special events, and interactive features. Here’s where the fun begins.

SOLAR REALMS RISING VR - Trek through deep space in a sci-fi  adventure to get back home. Warp through hyper space, blast asteroids  with your plasma cannons, and repair a jump gate.  This game DOES  NOT require a controller.

VR Silent Home - Free first person perspective indie horror game. Search an old, abandoned dark house and collect any valuables but be careful - there are rumors of a ghost haunting the building. Experience fear and deep horrifying atmosphere. Epic mini puzzles with scary location is definitely definitely going to give you a goosebumps. This game contains scary effects and grotesque graphic, such as blood, etc which can cause trauma. If you enjoy horror movies, then you will love this horror game.

VR Labrinth- Find your way out of the Labyrinth and rescue the princess. You only have 210 seconds before the light of your candle goes out!  Just start the game and enjoy; no touch controls needed for menu or game control.

Golf VR - Step on the first immersive 3D Golf course! GolfVR dives you in an immersive and pleasant environment where birds and water flow sounds will have a relaxing effect while you’re playing Golf. Only the wind on your hair is missing! You don’t need any golf skills to play this game, come and try our challenges.

WEARVR - Not just 1 game!  This app will filter out the content available  so you are only viewing apps that are compatible with your phone.    Download it and get searching! They have more than just games too.    Visit their website (www.wearvr.com) too.  You can refine your search  by device, platform and genre! 

FullDive VR - Check out this app for a place to view and store your content. There are games, videos and places to store your own content.


Virtual Reality Apps for Apple Users

Apple Virtual Reality Video Players

These apps are sources for virtual reality  360 degree videos.

 

VRKIX- We developed our own app to give you a user platform for VR content to watch 360 degree videos that are curated and updated weekly. New content is added so this app never gets old!

New York Times VR- NYT VR delivers on the promise of using virtual reality and 360 degree immersive content to bring you places you can’t normally go. Find yourself in the center of stories filmed by New York Times journalists.

YouTube 360- With this app you can search through all available 360 videos on YouTube. The app will also split the screen so you can use it with your mobile VR headset. The app is also full of options and features made specifically for use with your virtual reality headset.

RoundMe- Use Round me to create, share and explore spaces in 360 degree photography. Publish your panoramic images  and create interactive spaces and virtual tours. 

Google Street View- Experience  360 photos of landmarks and natural wonders. Visit museums, arenas and businesses with the Google Street view app. Use the app to create your own 360 photo ans share it to Google Maps for others to experience.

Littlstar - Watch high quality 360 videos that are submitted by users. Search by user or by category to find videos you want to watch.  You can watch from your computer too at http://littlstar.com/

 Discovery VR - This app has exactly the type of videos you'd expect  from the Discovery Channel.  High quality 360 videos of the educational  variety.  You can watch from your computer too  at http://www.discoveryvr.com

 Jaunt Player - This app allows you to watch VR content posted by Jaunt.  They have a variety of different videos to watch.  Check out the videos on your computer too. http://www.jauntvr.com/content/

 

 

Apple Virtual Reality Games

There are so many to choose from!  Check out www.vrapplist.com to sort by device and type before heading to the app store. 

Cedar Point VR - Ride Cedar Point's newest roller coaster Valravn in virtual reality.

Unicycle Delivery Service-This virtual reality game takes skill and balance. Avoid zombies and other roadblocks to deliver your packages before your time runs out. This is a well developed game with multiple skill levels and delivery routes.

 WEARVR - Not just 1 game!  This app will filter out the content available  so you are only viewing apps that are compatible with your phone.  Download it and get searching! They have more than just games too.  Visit their website (www.wearvr.com) too.  You can refine your search  by device, platform and genre! 

 ZOMBIE SHOOTER VR - Walk around the subway tunnels and battle  zombies and mutants.  This game DOES NOT require a controller!  Use  eye controls to choose your weapons and begin the game

Kellog's Marvel's Civil WarThis free virtual reality app from Kellogg’s® drops you right in the middle of the action! Battle as Captain America® or Iron Man® in a 3-D world as you take on the infamous Crossbones and his henchmen. You’ll feel like you’re in Marvel’s Captain America: Civil War™!

 Go 4D Spaceship - Explore the VR Spaceship before time runs out.  Collect "health boxes" to extend your time.  This game DOES NOT  require a controller.

Subway Surfing VR- A hurricane has hit New York City and flooded the subway system! Lucky for you, you brought your surfboard. Jump in front of the wave and ride through the subway tunnels without falling! Team up with your fellow commuters and compete against the other subway lines. For an extra challenge, play while standing up as you ride the subway. But be careful!

SOLAR REALMS RISING VR - Trek through deep space in a sci-fi  adventure to get back home. Warp through hyper space, blast asteroids  with your plasma cannons, and repair a jump gate.  This game DOES  NOT require a controller.

VR Labrinth - Find your way out of the Labyrinth and rescue the princess. You only have 210 seconds before the light of your candle goes out!  Just start the game and enjoy; no touch controls needed for menu or game control.

Google Cardboard for iPhone

 

This app has virtual reality demos and sample content but on iOS it mainly serves to configure cardboard compatible apps to your headset.


Also Pop on over to the Amazon app store

Click the Amazon icon above and you'll be transported over to their store where you can view and download tons of VR apps!  

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Other Fun Things

Video Review of the VR KiX by Echo Reverb: https://youtu.be/45WzTLew-eQ

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Replace your worn out face padding. It is simple. Buy a new face pad here and watch this video as Josh shows you how to change it.

The VR KiX virtual reality headset can accommodate large phones, including the iPhone 6+. In this video, we show you how to slide apart the tray and put the phone inside.

Why not try something new and fun for your VR KiX? Add a lenticular sticker to the faceplate and make your virtual reality headset unique! Watch this video, when you see the one you want, click here to buy it!

Page last updated: 2/2/16

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