Published On: Thu, Jun 21st, 2018

Microsoft backpedals on VR promise

If we were still watchful patiently for a practical existence facilities that Microsoft betrothed in 2016, afterwards we have some bad news for you. During E3 final week, Microsoft’s arch selling officer for gaming, Mike Nichols, told that a association had no skeleton to perform that promise.

“We don’t have any skeleton specific to Xbox consoles in practical existence or churned reality,” Nichols told

This goes opposite a guarantee that Microsoft done dual years ago when Xbox arch Phil Spencer told a Verge that a Xbox One X (then dramatically famous as Xbox Scorpio) would support “[the kind of] high-end VR that we see function in a PC space.”

The recover of a Xbox One X came and went though any news of VR integration, though in a interim, Microsoft did make strides toward VR and churned existence tech for PC gaming with a recover of a Windows Mixed Reality headsets for for Windows 10.

According to Nichols, it seems like Microsoft might be adhering to this PC gaming domain for awhile.

“PC is substantially a best height for some-more immersive VR and MR … though as it relates to Xbox, no,” he said.

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