Bigscreen is a social virtual desktop app for the HTC Vive & Oculus Rift that lets you use your computer in VR. Play your favorite PC games, have a virtual LAN party, watch movies with friends in a virtual theater, or hangout by the campfire.
User reviews:
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Very Positive (31 reviews) - 96% of the 31 user reviews in the last 30 days are positive.
Overall:
Very Positive (508 reviews) - 91% of the 508 user reviews for this game are positive.
Release Date: Apr 28, 2016

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Notice: Requires a virtual reality headset. See the VR Support section for more info.

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April 21

Bigscreen update adds VR Avatar Creator

Release Notes for 0.15.0

Added a VR Avatar Creator
Use your Oculus Touch or HTC Vive controllers to interact and customize your avatar by physically grabbing and playing with items.

Check out this video of the Avatar Creator here

Added "tags" for Multiplayer Rooms
Label your rooms with tags like "movies" or "games"

Do you ❤️ Bigscreen?
If you love us, please leave us a review on Steam. If you have any issues or bugs, please email us, or post on our Steam forums.

Bigscreen is hiring
We're looking for experienced developers, designers, and 3D artists to join the team. Help us build the future of spatial computing and collaboration! http://bigscreenvr.com/jobs

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April 10

YES! Another performance update for Bigscreen

Release Notes for 0.14.3


0.14.3
More performance improvements (1-5% CPU reduction)

0.14.2
  • MAJOR performance improvements
  • Fixed memory leak
  • Fixed crashes

0.14.1
Added a "Floaty Tablet UI"
If you have multiple monitors, you can now customize them in the 2D UI without Touch controllers

0.14.0
Added support for multiple monitors

Do you ❤️ Bigscreen?
If you love us, please leave us a review on Steam. If you have any issues or bugs, please email us, or post on our Steam forums.

Bigscreen is hiring
We're looking for experienced developers, designers, and 3D artists to join the team. Help us build the future of spatial computing and collaboration! http://bigscreenvr.com/jobs

7 comments Read more

Reviews

“Bigscreen combines the power and utility of your desktop computer, with the limitless and immersive presence of VR, to create a one-of-a-kind social experience”
UploadVR

“That ability to display whatever I want, in whatever size, shape and placement I prefer, that has me the most excited about virtual reality.”
Polygon

“An important step toward turning VR from a once-in-a-blue-moon experience into something you use every day”
Engadget

About This Game

Bigscreen is a social virtual desktop app that lets you use your computer in VR on massive virtual screens. Play your favorite PC games, watch movies in a virtual theater, or use any Windows application.

Bigscreen also lets you hangout in virtual worlds, play PC games, have a virtual LAN party, watch a movie with friends, or relax by the campfire and chat.

Features

  • PLAY your favorite PC games on massive screens
  • WATCH movies, TV, Netflix, YouTube - anything you can do on your PC today
  • CUSTOMIZE your screen to the perfect position, size, and curvature
  • VIRTUAL WORLDS from a luxury house, campfire, theaters, to outer space
  • 3D SBS (Side-by-Side) & OU support for 3D movies & games
  • SOCIAL VR hangout in Multiplayer in Public and Private rooms with up to 4 players
  • CROSS-PLATFORM support with Oculus Rift & HTC Vive
  • VOICE CHAT positional audio to chat with friends
  • DESKTOP SHARING to look at a friend's computer screen in VR. Watch movies together, have a virtual LAN party, and more!
  • CONTROLLERS supports LeapMotion, Oculus Touch, Oculus Remote, and HTC Vive to interact with your computer and wave at friends
  • MULTIPLE MONITORS supports up to 3 monitors, showing either your physical monitors or virtual/emulated monitors

Coming soon

  • Mobile VR headsets
  • Larger multiplayer rooms
  • More virtual worlds
  • Better performance
More features coming soon! Bigscreen is regularly updated.


Ideas? Feature requests? Bugs? Email us at contact@bigscreenvr.com – we respond to all emails.

System Requirements

    Minimum:
    • OS: Windows 8/8.1 or Windows 10 is required
    • Processor: Intel i5-4590
    • Memory: 4 GB RAM
    • Graphics: NVIDIA GTX 970 / AMD 290 equivalent or greater
    • DirectX: Version 11
    • Network: Broadband Internet connection
    • Storage: 800 MB available space
    • Additional Notes: Windows 7 is NOT supported due to technical limitations
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