Status
Acquired by Facebook on March 25, 2014
Funding Received
$93.4 Million in 3 Rounds from 6 Investors
Founded:
July, 2012
Headquarters:
Irvine, CA
Description:
Oculus is a technology company developing interface software to the cloud-based gaming industry.
Founders:
Palmer Luckey
Categories:
Video Games, Virtualization, Hardware + Software
Website:
http://www.oculusvr.com

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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: rift@oculusvr.com.

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

Current Team (11)

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Board Members and Advisors (1)

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Products (1)

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    Oculus Rift

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

Acquisitions (2)

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Investors (6)

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    BIG Ventures

    BIG Ventures was added to CrunchBase in 2013
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    Formation 8

    Connecting SV To Asia
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    Founders Fund

    Founders Fund is a venture capital firm investing at every stage in companies with revolutionary...
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    Spark Capital

    Spark Capital is a bi-coastal boutique venture firm. They partner with bold entrepreneurs...
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    Matrix Partners

    Early Stage VC Firm
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    Andreessen Horowitz

    Andreessen Horowitz is a Silicon Valley-based venture capital firm with $2.7 billion under...

Offices/Locations (1)

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  • Oculus VR, Inc.

    19800 MacArthur Blvd. Suite 200

    Irvine, CA 92612

    USA

Competitors (1)

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    Meta

    Meta's mission is to build natural machines that seamlessly unite the real world with the...

Images (1)

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