21 posts and columns on Oculus Rift
News Byteofficially left his post as a technical adviser at Id. In August, Carmack joined virtual reality startup Oculus VR as CTO. Id confirmed the move to Gamasutra. In a tweet today, Carmack said dividing his focus between his two jobs was “challenging.”
News ByteVR Jam” in August would award cash prizes to Rift developers. The event, a spin on typically much shorter “game jam” events, is the result of a partnership between Oculus and the independent games festival IndieCade. Twenty finalists will win at least $500, with two grand-prize winners scoring $10,000 cash, plus a pass to IndieCade in Los Angeles this October and a visit to Oculus VR’s headquarters in Irvine, Calif.