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Acquired byFacebook
Price$2B
Date3/2014
TermsCash and Stock

General Information

Websiteoculusvr.com
Blogoculusvr.com/blog
Twitter@Oculus
CategoryConsumer Electronics/Devices
Phone(949) 274-9947
Employees50
Founded7/2012
DescriptionVirtual Reality Technology

Offices

Oculus VR, Inc.
19800 MacArthur Blvd. Suite 200
Irvine, CA, 92612
USA

People

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CEO
COO
CTO
VP Engineering
VP Product
Chief Scientist
Board of Directors
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Funding

TOTAL $93.4M
FUNDING TOTAL $93.4M
Product Crowdfunding, 8/2012
$2.4M
Series A, 6/2013
Spark Capital
Matrix Partners
Founders Fund
Formation 8
BIG Ventures
$16M
Series B, 12/2013
Andreessen Horowitz
Spark Capital
Matrix Partners
Formation 8
$75M

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Oculus VR

Oculus is a technology company revolutionizing the way people experience video games. The company’s first product, the Oculus Rift virtual reality headset, is currently in development and is set to launch in 2013. The company was founded by Palmer Luckey and veterans of RedOctane, developers of the acclaimed Guitar Hero series; Scaleform, the #1 user interface software in the gaming; and Gaikai, the cloud gaming company.

For more information on the Oculus Rift, visit: http://www.oculusvr.com or email: [email protected]

Specialties: Computer Hardware, Virtual Reality, Software Development, Video Games

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Screenshots

Oculus VR screenshot
Above: Oculus VR Screenshot -- #1
Uploaded: 5/20/13

Products

Oculus Rift

Websiteoculusvr.com/rift

The Oculus Rift is a new virtual reality headset that lets players step inside their favorite games and virtual worlds.

Oculus VR screenshot
Above: Home Page
Uploaded: 12/13/13
Oculus VR screenshot
Above: Oculus Rift
Uploaded: 12/13/13

Videos


Sources

  1. Facebook To Buy Oculus VR, Maker Of The Rift Headset, For Around $2B In Cash And Stock (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  2. Oculus Shows Off Its Virtual Reality Goggles For Genuinely Immersive Gaming (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  3. Oculus VR Raises $16M To Build Their Crazy Virtual Reality Gaming Goggles (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  4. Oculus VR Raises $75 Million To Help Bring Virtual Reality Goggles To The Masses (techcrunch.com) [edit]
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