Second batch of Altergaze headsets dispatched!
Almost the entire second batch of Kickstarter rewards has been dispatched! We took quite a few pictures, check them out!
It's the first time we've put together close... Read more
2nd Batch of Rewards (pre-dispatching update)
Quick update regarding the fully assembled headsets:
- All the the £100, £110 and £170 headsets are printed, and we are now in the process of assembling and packing... Read more
Kicking Off 2015 With a New Website
Hope you all had a nice winter break. We first want to wish all of you a great and fulfilling 2015!
We haven’t been very responsive over the... Read more
Altergaze Demo App
Any day now, you should receive your Altergaze Kickstarter reward (some of you might have received it already).
While there are quite a few VR games and... Read more
First batch of Rewards dispatching this week
Just a quick update: headsets are almost ready to ship! We are just waiting for postal boxes to arrive (sometime today).
Apple hasn't validated our app yet, so... Read more
Wall Street Journal interview
Our interview with Jenny Marc from Wall Street Journal is now online! Check it out here: http://goo.gl/hYYZuJ
Also, thank you Steve Kaufman for taking the time to talk to Jenny... Read more
Altergaze Forum up and running
We just finished setting up our forum :D
The main purpose of this forum is to start discussing about how to get your games working with Altergaze or if you... Read more
WIRED Next Generation 2014
We are delighted to do a workshop at this years WIRED Next Generation 2014.
We will start the workshop with a quick demo of our headset, discuss how... Read more
Altergaze a finalist at Seedcamp Week! (but we need your help)
Once again we need your help. :)
We’ve been keeping this secret for over a week now and we are very happy to share it with you. Altergaze... Read more
Your Kickstarter Reward (Reminder)
Just a quick reminder:
a. If you haven’t filled in the survey, please do so, especially if you have an early bird reward.
b. If you have filled... Read more
Kickstarter Survey Sent!
We are now sending out all the reward surveys. The survey is done in 2 steps: on the Kickstarter page and on the agvr.co. Please remember that the... Read more
Virtual World Conversation (VirtualCon)
The wonderful guys at Virtual Con, have just sent us a picture of our virtual booth. They added our 'Virtual Reality for Cats' in there to reflect our Kickstarter campaign... Read more
Stuff Magazine UK
We received this through the post today and on page 59 we found Altergaze!
It's part of a nice 10 page spread on Virtual Reality covering everything from games, history... Read more
Redbull and London Rift
Check the work our friends at Rewind FX did for RedBull: an Air Race Experience. A few months ago they also released The London Rift Experience and I’ve already tried... Read more
Connect with us via Linked-in
Not too long ago we've setup a Linked-in business page for Altergaze.
If you have a Linked-in account, it would really help if you can follow us. Linked-in... Read more
Google Cardboard App and Altergaze
As you already know Google announced at I/O 2014 their VR Google Cardboard.
We waited a few days to let everyone digest what happened. We also didn’t want... Read more
We are officially a company!
Altergaze as a company officially exists! :)
Altergaze Ltd, registered at 86-90 Paul Street London, www.altergaze.com, contact[at]agvr.co
We also got a pretty cool website up and running at www.agvr.co.... Read more
Live interview on Bloomberg TV
Last week was London Tech Week and we got invited to a bunch of different events. Most importantly we got invited to do a live interview on Bloomberg... Read more
A beta version of the Altergaze Customisation microsite is live!
A beta version of the Altergaze Online Customisation Website is now live. The website is still a work in progress, but you can use it to get a... Read more
“Your funds are now being transferred to your bank account”
We just received an email from Kickstarter letting us know that the money is now being transfer into our bank account.
We can’t thank everyone enough for making... Read more
We've made it!
We had this Update / Thank You Mail written for a few days now. Even though we couldn't wait to send a big thank you to all of... Read more
The Pandora Packs (4 New Pledge Options)
There have been quite a few requests for a fully assembled Altergaze together with the £60 pledge (2x Pandora Boxes). Because of this, we are now adding 4... Read more
The Altergaze Crowd Manufacturing Map (so far)
Over 100 3D printer owners and facilities completed the Altergaze Partnership form! This is how the Altergaze Crowd Manufacturing Map might look like in a few months time (click on... Read more
This morning Altergaze got all the necessary funds to move forward! We can't thank everyone enough and we can't wait to start working on this 24/7 and make... Read more
New pledges added!
Based on everyone's feedback we've added 4 new rewards / pledge options:
£60 - 2x Altergaze Pandora Boxes
Same as the £30 pledge but including 2 Altergaze Pandora Boxes. If... Read more
FMX Update #3
We had a very productive time at FMX.
We showcased Altergaze to a few hundred people. Hopefully this will help bring more backers in the next few days.
Equally important,... Read more
'The £100 Pledge'
A little print / banner / poster we've put together to encourage people to back up Altergaze. Please feel free to upload it on in a Facebook post or a... Read more
FMX Update #1
Just got our slim-size business cards for FMX.
We will be handing out 800 of these next week at our FMX Marketplace Booth. If you, or anyone you know, are visiting... Read more
Calling all 3D printer owners and facilities or anyone else interested in becoming an Altergaze Partner
We made a survey / form for anyone interested in becoming an Altergaze Partner
- 3D printer owners (home users)
- 3D printing facilities
- those that don’t own a 3D... Read more
It's official, we are going to FMX 2014
FMX is an event by the Filmakademie Baden-Wuerttemberg, organized by the Institute... Read more
Altergaze on Mashable.com, Techdirt.com and Gizmodo.de
Yesterday, our Kickstarter campaign got an article (and interview) with Mashable.com. The title was '21st Century View-Master Uses Your Phone to Enter Virtual Reality'. I think we... Read more
Altergaze for Samsung Galaxy S4 (5 inch)
We've recently 3D printed an Altergaze Hades model for a Samsung Galaxy S4 (the 5 inch version as opposed to the 4 inch version displayed on the Altergaze... Read more
Altergaze on the Daily Planet Show - Discovery Channel Canada
Altergaze was featured on Discovery Channel Canada as part of the Daily Planet show! The online content is Geo-locked to North America, but Lucas Cochran was kind enough to also... Read more
After the first week of our campaign on Kickstarter, we’ve carefully taken into consideration all your feedback and we decided to add new text content for our Kickstarter project description... Read more
Altergaze on Geeky-Gadgets!
These last 4 days were so crazy that I didn't even realise that Altergaze got picked up by Geeky-Gadgets! GEEKY-GADGETS!!!!
I can't thank you enough for all the support! ... Read more
The Innovating Tripple Lens Design
The hexa lens design is a patent pending lens setup. For each eye there are 3 bi-convex lenses. Unlike a single lens setup that gives you just a bit of... Read more